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EVENTS ON MONDAY, MARCH 11, 2002

TIME: All Day

EVENT: NATIONAL LEAGUE OF CITIES holds its Congressional City Conference, which is designed to inform delegates of key aspects of federal issues and prepare them to discuss these issues with their Congressional delegations.

AGENDA: Highlight:

9 a.m. - Tom Ridge, Director, Office of Homeland Security

Sen. Tom Daschle, D-SD

Christine Todd Whitman, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency

Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-CA,

Mel Martinez, Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development.

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: Washington Hilton and Towers, 1919 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-626-3003

WEB ADDRESS: nlc.org

TIME: All Day

EVENT: NATIONAL COUNCIL OF STATE HOUSING AGENCIES legislative conference themed Lead with Housing."

AGENDA: Highlight:

3 p.m. - Opening Plenary: What We Need to Do to Win

Strategic Advice from Claira Monier, Executive Director, New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority and President, NCSHA, and Barbara J. Thompson, Executive Director, NCSHA

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: Loews L' Enfant Plaza Hotel 480 Loews L' Enfant Plaza, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-624-7710

WEB ADDRESS: ncsha.org

TIME: 8:30 a.m.

EVENT: CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a program on Managing Identity And Authentication On The Internet.

8:30 a.m. - John Hamre, president and CEO, CSIS

Harris Miller, president, Information Technology Association of America (ITAA)

8:50 a.m. - Craig Mundie, senior VP and CTO, Microsoft

9:40 a.m. - Emerging Technologies

Gordon Eubanks, president and CEO, Oblix

10 a.m. -- panel

Catherine Allen, CEO, BITS

Ari Balogh, VP of Registry Engineering, VeriSign

Paul Barrett, CEO, Real User

Lee Holcomb, CIO, NASA

Brian O'Higgins, VP, CTO, and founder, Entrust

11:10 a.m. - Summary Remarks:

Arthur Coviello, president and CEO, RSA Security

11:35 p.m. - Closing Address, 11:35 A.M.:

Howard Schmidt, vice chair, President's Critical Infrastructure Protection Board

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: 1800 K Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Mark Schoeff, 202-775-3242

WEB ADDRESS:csis.org

TIME: 8:30 a.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE holds an informal discussion on "Taxing Broadband and other topics of current interest" with former FCC Commissioner Harold Furchtgott-Roth and other AEI scholars.

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 9 a.m.

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on Productive Cities and Metropolitan Economic Strategy: The Case of Johannesburg, South Africa and Akron, Ohio with Marc Weiss, Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar.

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 9:30 a.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SOCIAL INSURANCE holds a briefing on Social Security and Workers'Comp Aid Families of Sept. 11th Victims.

WHO: The speakers are:

Commissioner Beatrice Disman, New York Region of the Social Security Administration (SSA).

Chairman Robert R. Snashall, New York State Workers' Compensation Board.

New York families receiving benefits (invited).

Virginia Reno, Vice President for Research, National Academy of Social Insurance

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 529 14th Street, NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-452-8097.

WEB ADDRESS: nasi.org

TIME: 10:30 a.m.

EVENT: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION Speakers Forum on Counter terrorism and the Laws of War: A Critique of the U.S. Approach.

WHO: The speakers are:

Adam Roberts, Professor of International Relations, Oxford University

David Scheffer, Senior Fellow, United States Institute of Peace; Former U.S. Ambassador at Large for War Crimes Issues

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-797-6105

WEB ADDRESS: brookings.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE holds a program on "The India-China-U.S. Triangle: A Soft Balance of Power in the Making."

WHO: The speakers are:

Arthur Waldron, AEI

Venu Rajamony, CSIS

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: ECONOMIC STRATEGY INSTITUTE holds a congressional luncheon

forum on broadband policy and the telecommunications industry.

WHO: The speakers are:

Clyde Prestowitz, President, Economic Strategy Institute

Robert Atkinson, Vice President and Director of the Technology & New Economy Project, Progressive Policy Institute

Richard Ellenberger, Chairman & CEO, Broadwing, Inc.

Bruce Mehlman, Assistant Secretary for Technology Policy, U.S. Department of Commerce

Robert Pepper, Chief of the Office of Plans and Policy, Federal Communications Commission

Eli Noam, Director of the Columbia Institute for Tele-Information, Columbia University

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: 1401 H Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-289-1288

WEB ADDRESS: econstrat.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: JUDICIAL WATCH holds a news conference on "Inside the FBI: How 9-11 could have been adverted."

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Brian Doherty @646-5197

WEB ADDRESS: judicialwatch.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on "Surzhyk: The Sociopolitical Significance of Ukrainian-Russian Mixed Language," with Laada Bilaniuk, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Washington, and Shklar Research Fellow, Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute.

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE holds a book program on "The Future of Policing after September 11" with Edwin J. Delattre, author of Character and Cops: Ethics in Policing, Fourth Edition.

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a program on Educational Systems And The Battle Against HIV/AIDS.

WHO: The speakers are:

Alan Whiteside, Director Health Economics and HIV/AIDS Research, University of Natal, South Africa

Peter Badcock-Walters, Research Associate Health Economics and HIV/AIDS Research, University of Natal, South Africa

Darryl Alexander, Associate Director of Health and Safety American Federation of Teachers

James Herrington, Health Scientist CDC and the United Nations Foundation

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: 1800 K Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Mark Schoeff, 202-775-3242

WEB ADDRESS:csis.org

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on Educational Equity in the Wake of Brown v. Board: Can It Be Achieved?

WHO: The speakers are:

Douglas S. Reed, Assistant Professor of Government, Georgetown University

Jeffrey Henig, Professor of Political Science, George Washington University

Judith A. Winston, Research Professor of Law, American University

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB holds its "Luncheon Newsmaker" news program featuring The Governor of Saint Petersburg, Russia, Vladimir Anatolyevich Yakovlev, discussing "Russia's Economic and Political Future, Freedom of Speech and Press and his Relations with Russian President Putin."

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: KENNEDY CENTER MILLENIUM STAGE features The Catamount Chamber Singers performing "A Song of America" and Jacob's Fork Middle School in North Carolina performing "Dancing Drum."

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-416-8000

WEB ADDRESS: kennedy-center.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: HOWARD UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW holds a forum to examine the impact of the USA-PATRIOT Act and similar policies enacted since September 11.

WHO: The speakers are:

Rep. John Conyers, D-MI, legal advisor for the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee

Carol Khawly, Esq.; Executive Director of ACLU, National Capital Area

Johnny Barnes, Esq., and Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, and co-author of the book "Terrorism and the Constitution: Sacrificing Civil Liberties in the Name of National Security"

David Cole, Esq.

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: School of Law, Moot Courtroom, 2900 Van Ness Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-238-2332

WEB ADDRESS: howard.edu

TIME: 6:15 p.m.

EVENT: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY BMW Center for German and European Studies and The Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service presents Solomon Passy, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria discussing "NATO Enlargement: America's Strongest Move against Terrorism."

DATE: March 11, 2002

LOCATION: Copley Formal Lounge, 37TH and O Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-687-4328

WEB ADDRESS: Georgetown.edu

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