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EVENTS ON WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20, 2002

TIME: All Day

EVENT: AMERICAN ASTRONAUTICAL SOCIETY holds its 40th Goddard Memorial Symposium themed "Partnering with NASA - The Wave of the Future."

AGENDA: Highlights:

9:30 a.m. - Space Science & Technology

Chair: Andrew Dantzler, Assistant Director for Technology, NASA GSFC

12:15 p.m. -- Luncheon speakers is Sean O'Keefe, NASA Administrator

2:15 p.m. - II: Interagency and International Partnerships

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: Greenbelt Marriott Hotel, Greenbelt, Maryland

CONTACT: 703-866-0020

WEB ADDRESS: astronautical.org

TIME: All Day

EVENT: FOSE holds its 2002 conference.

AGENDA: Highlights:

9 a.m. - Federal Leadership Council Vice Chair

Tom Temin, Vice president, Editorial, Post Newsweek Tech Media

Jim Flyzik, CIO Council

Joseph Kull, CFO Council

Gary Krump, Procurement Executive Council

Sandra Payne, HR Management Council

1 p.m. - Dan Burnham, Chairman and CEO, Raytheon Company

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: Washington DC Convention Center, 900 9th Street NW, Washington, DC CONTACT: Bill Howell, 703-226-1173

WEB ADDRESS: fose.com

TIME: All Day

EVENT: AMERICAN TURKISH COUNCIL holds its 21st annual conference themed "Partners Today, Partners Tomorrow."

AGENDA: Highlights:

9 a.m. - Civil Society as a Catalyst for Change in Turkey

Dr. Yilmaz Argüden, Vice Chairman of TUSBC; Chairman ARGE Consulting

Prof. Lester Salamon, Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Civil Society Studies

Presenting Findings from his extensive comparative research on the scope of the non-profit

civil organizations around the world.

Prof. Sabri Sayari, Executive Director, Institute for Turkish Studies at Georgetown University

Discussing the role that civil society in Turkey can play in supporting democratization and

policy innovation for change

Prof. Üstün Ergüder, President, Third Sector Foundation of Turkey (TUSEV)

Discussing TUSEV's efforts to enhance the capacity and resources of emerging civil

society organizations in Turkey

10:45 a.m. - US -- Turkish Agricultural Linkages: Trade & Investment Opportunities

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-463-5682

WEB ADDRESS: americanturkishcouncil.org

TIME: All Day

EVENT: ASSOCIATION OF FIRE FIGHTERS' holds its 2002 legislative conference. The conference will focus on the need for additional fire fighters.

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: Hyatt Regency -- Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-737-8484

WEB ADDRESS: iaff.org

TIME: All Day

EVENT: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ATTORNEYS GENERAL Hosts 2002 Annual Spring Meeting.

AGENDA: Highlight:

10 a.m. -- Meeting with President George Bush

1:30 p.m. - Timothy J. Muris, Chairman, Federal Trade Commission

2:30 p.m. - William Novelli, Executive Director, AARP

3:15 p.m. - Gale Norton, Secretary, U.S. Department of Interior

5 p.m. - Justice Sandra Day O'Connor

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: Marriott, Metro Center, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-326-6047

WEB ADDRESS: naag.org

TIME: All Day

EVENT: AMERICAN UNIVERSITY Center for the Global South holds a conference on Human Security for the Global South: Challenges of Peace and Development in the 21st Century."

AGENDA: Highlights:

9 a.m. - Dean Claudio Grossman, Washington College of Law;

Dean Louis Goodman, American University School of International Service;

Dr. Clovis Maksoud, director, American University Center for the Global South

Panel: The Concept of Human Security

David Malone, International Peace Academy;

Kinhide Mushakoji, Chubu Institute of Advanced Studies, Chubu University,

Japan

Caroline Thomas, University of Southampton, United Kingdom;

Seiko Hanochi, Center for International and Security Studies, York University;

Sabina Alkire, UN Commission on Human Security.

12:30 p.m- Luncheon Address: H.E. Jan Eliasson, Ambassador of Sweden

1:45 p.m.- Panel: Development, Population and Environment

Rima Khalaf Hunaidi, UN Development Program;

Wariara Mbugua, UN Population Fund Gender Branch;

Herbert Acquay, Global Environmental Facility;

Sethuramiah Rao, UN Population Fund.

3:30 p.m.- Panel: Governance and Emerging International Legal Norms

Upendra Baxi, University of Warwick School of Law, United Kingdom;

Siba Grovogui, Johns Hopkins University;

John Cerone, American University Washington College of Law;

Albert Mokhiber, Mokhiber & Moretti, LLC.

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: 4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-885-5950

WEB ADDRESS:au.edu

TIME: 8 a.m.

EVENT: AIR FORCE ASSOCIATION holds a breakfast meeting to discuss FY2003 defense budget featuring Stephen Carbone, principal Deputy Undersecretary of Defense For Policy.

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: 1501 Lee Highway, Arlington, VA

CONTACT: 703-247-5838

WEB ADDRESS:afa.org

TIME: 8 a.m.

EVENT: PRIVACY COUNCIL holds a Privacy & American Business' annual conference themed "Managing the Privacy Revolution."

AGENDA: Highlights:

8 a.m. - Welcome: Alan Westin, President & Publisher, P&AB and Larry Ponemon, CEO, Privacy Council

8:45 a.m. - Consolidating The CPO Role: Four Case Studies

Chair: Robert Belair, Editor, P&AB and Partner,

Mullenholz, Brimsek & Belair

Agnes Bundy Scanlan, CPO, FleetBoston Financial

Dan Swartwood, Manager, Data Protection, Compaq

Jules Polonetsky, CPO, DoubleClick

Peter Cullen, CPO, Royal Bank

9:45 a.m. - Programs for Enhancing Consumer Trust: A New Harris/Westin National Survey, Sponsored by Ernst & Young and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Dr. Michael Turner, Director, Information Services and Executive Council, The DMA

11:30 a.m. - The Future of Privacy Notices: Off and Online

Awaiting Confirmation

Ruth Nelson, Director, Privacy Practices, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Carol Apel, Privacy Program Manager, Bank of America

Evan Hendricks, Editor, Privacy Times

Patrick Sullivan, Vice President, Privacy and Information Policy, Guardent

12:45 p.m. - Gary Clayton, Chairman & Founder, Privacy Council

Scott Stapf, Senior Partner, The Hastings Group

"Consumer Privacy and the Media After September 11"

2:45 p.m.- The American Privacy Officer: The Benchmark Survey Report: Results of the First National In-Depth Survey of U.S. Corporate Privacy Officers,

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: Grand Hyatt, 1000 H Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 703-683-5004

WEB ADDRESS: privacycoucil.com

TIME: 9:30 a.m.

EVENT: PEW FORUM ON RELIGIOUS LIFE holds a news conference releasing its second annual poll on the role of religion in public life. The poll explores the complex attitudes Americans hold toward religious faith after September 11th and religion's role in promoting both morality and conflict. The poll also probes Americans' opinions on the welfare system; on government-sponsored promotion of marriage; and on the ethical standards of business executives and religious leaders.

WHO: The speakers are:

Andrew Kohut, Director, Pew Research Center for the People and the Press

Karlyn H. Bowman, Resident Fellow, the American Enterprise Institute

William A. Galston, Professor, School of Public Affairs and Director, Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy, University of Maryland

E.J. Dionne, Jr., Senior Fellow, the Brookings Institution and Co-Chair, the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-955-5075

WEB ADDRESS: pewforum.org

TIME: 10:15 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE DEMOCRATS holds a news conference to outline their budget priorities. Democrats will urge the Republican House Leadership to pass a budget that meets the needs of the country while ensuring the future of Social Security

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: HC-9, U.S. CAPITOL, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-224-0001

WEB ADDRESS: senate.gov

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL FUNERAL DIRECTORS holds a media briefing on initiatives to better protect consumers. This consumer protection program is in response to the tragic malpractice of a crematory in Noble, Georgia and recent incidents by cemetery operators in Florida and California.

WHO: The speakers are:

Robert Vandenbergh -- President, National Funeral Directors Association

Rep. Mark Foley (R-FL) -- Deputy Majority Whip

Garey Eakes -- COO, Partnership for Caring

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club Ballroom, 529 14th Street, NW

13th Floor, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Sandra Bain, 703-549-9592

TIME: 11 a.m.

EVENT: SEN. LARRY CRAIG, R-ID, MEALS ON WHEELS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN, AND RACE CAR DRIVER A.J. FOYT hold a news conference discussing the "March For Meals," campaign.

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-224-8710

WEB ADDRESS:senate.gov

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: GREAT AMERICAN MEATOUT holds its 18th annual meatout. Activist will serve free burgers to potential McDonalds customers.

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: In front of the Tenleytown McDonalds, 4130 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 301-891-2458

WEB ADDRESS:meatout.com

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: NATIONAL ECONOMIST CLUB holds its luncheon program with David Torregrosa, Congressional Budget Office discussing "Federal Reinsurance of Terrorism Risks and Other Disasters."

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: LC, 101 Independence Avenue SE, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 703-739-9404

WEB ADDRESS: national-economists.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: NATIONAL TREASURY EMPLOYEES UNION holds a rally to oppose personnel cutback.

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: FDIC, 550 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-783-4444

WEB ADDRESS: nteu.org

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: RESOURCES FOR THE FUTURE holds a program on Energy R&D at DOE: Has It Been Worth It (and How Can You Tell)? With Robert Fri, Visiting Scholar, Resources for the Future.

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: 1616 P Street, NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-328-5000

WEB ADDRESS: rff.org

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: OSCAR® NIGHT AMERICA holds a news conference discussing Oscar Night® party bbenefit.

WHO: The speakers are:

Anthony A. Williams, Mayor of the District of Columbia

Lt. General Claudia Kennedy (U.S. Army- Retired), Chair, First Star Initiative for Children, Co-chair, Oscar® Night America -- Washington DC

Maxine B. Baker, President, Freddie Mac Foundation, Director, Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute, Co-chair, Oscar® Night America -- Washington DC

DATE: March 20, 2002

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

CONTACT: Natasha Shy, 703-248-0008 Ext. 11

TIME: 4 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled "Seeking Justice in the Balkans: New Strategies of War Prevention."

WHO: The speakers are:

Nina Bang-Jensen, general counsel of the Coalition for International Justice

Mark Freeman, a senior associate at the International Center for Transitional Justice

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

TIME: 5:30 p.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN PROSPECT holds a debate on "Resolved: The Enron Affair is the Logical Result of Deregulation."

WHO: The speakers are:

Al Hunt, The Wall Street Journal

Robert Kuttner, The American Prospect

Robert Borosage, Campaign for America's Future

Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform

Bruce Bartlett, Columnist, The Washington Times

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club Ballroom, 529 14th Street, NW

13th Floor, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Lisa Charbonneau, 202-776-0730 x103

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: KENNEDY CENTER MILLENIUM STAGE presents Concert for VSA arts Young Soloists, featuring Shannon Devido and Quamon Fowler, is a program geared towards musicians with disabilities.

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-416-8000

WEB ADDRESS: kennedy-center.org

TIME: 7 p.m.

EVENT: POLITICS & PROSE BOOKSTORE presents Norman E. Rosenthal, MD

discussing and signing copies of In Emotional Revolution: How the New Science of Feeling Can Transform Your Life. Dr. Rosenthal, is a researcher in psychobiology and psychopharmacology, discussing new discoveries in the complex interactions between biology and emotions.

DATE: March 20, 2002

LOCATION: 5015 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-364-1919

WEB ADDRESS: politics-prose.com

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