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By United Press International   |   April 26, 2002 at 2:21 PM
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EVENTS ON MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2002

TIME: All Day

EVENT: ALZHEIMERS ASSOCIATION holds its annual public policy forum.

AGENDA: Highlights:

8:30 a.m. -- Uncovering the Silent Epidemic African Americans and Alzheimer's disease.

8 p.m. - The Ninth Annual Candlelight Vigil

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: Capital Hilton Hotel, 1001 16th Street, Washington, D.C.

CONTACT: 703-276-2772

TIME: All Day

EVENT: AMERICAN COLLEGE OF EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS holds a leadership legislative conference.

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: Ritz Carlton, 1150 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-728-0610

WEB ADDRESS:acep.org

TIME: 9 a.m.

EVENT: CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES Critical Infrastructure Protection Series presents session III entitled Protecting the Energy Infrastructure.

WHO: The speakers are:

Eugene McGrath, Chairman, President, and CEO of Con Edison.

Ralph Beedle, Senior Vice President, Nuclear Energy Institute

Terry Boss, Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (expected)

John Felmy, Chief Economist and Director, American Petroleum Institute

Kevin Kolevar, Senior Policy Advisor, Department of Energy

Paula Scalingi, Former Director, Department of Energy Office of Critical Infrastructure Protection and President, Scalingi Group

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: 1800 K Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Cynthia Pettitt, 202-457-8716

WEB ADDRESS:csis.org

TIME: 9 a.m.

EVENT: JAMES B HUNT JR. INSTITUTE FOR EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP AND POLICY holds a program to discuss the development of strategies policies and procedures to improve public education.

DATE: April 29, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202-667-0901

TIME: 9 a.m.

EVENT: CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND U.S. INDIA COUNCIL hold videoconference on IT & Biotech Partnerships in Southern India.

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: 1615 H Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-463-5682

WEB ADDRESS:uschamber.com

TIME: 9 a.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB Professional Affairs Committee presents a forum on the need for mandatory security training and offer basic information on security in the field for journalists.

WHO: The speakers are:

Owen C. Einspahr, supervisory special agent with the FBI and an interviewing instructor at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Va., will share the interviewing techniques he usually shares with the agency's new recruits. Einspahr, who has worked at FBI field offices in Omaha, Norfolk and New York, has taught at the FBI Academy since 1995.

Karen Foerstel, Congressional Quarterly will discuss the strategies she uses to get her Capitol Hill sources talking.

Andy Alexander, Washington bureau chief for Cox Newspapers, will moderate the discussion.

DATE: April 29, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: CENTER FOR AN ACCESSIBLE SOCIETY holds a briefing on the definitions of disability and their impact on policymaking, lawmaking, and judicial decisions.

WHO: The speakers are:

Don Lollar, Ed.D., Associate Director, Disability and Health,

National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control

Mitchell LaPlante, Ph.D., Director, the Disability Statistics Center, the University of California at San Francisco

Thomas P. Golden, Cornell University, School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Program on Employment and Disability

Robert L. Burgdorf Jr., J.D., Professor of Law, University of the District of Columbia, drafter of the original ADA bill introduced in Congress in 1988

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: Willard Hotel, 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202/822-5200 x 212

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES presents annual Rostov lecture on International Affairs featuring Condoleezza Rice, national security adviser and assistant to the president for national security affairs.

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on "Resisting the State: Retrenchment and Reform in Post-Soviet Russia," with Kathryn Stoner-Weiss, Assistant Professor of Politics and Public Affairs, Center of International Studies, Princeton University, and former Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute.

DATE: April 29, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 12:15 p.m.

EVENT: CARNEGIE ENDOWMENT FOR INTERNATIONAL PEACE holds a luncheon program with Boris Shikhmuradov, former Turkmenistan Ambassador to China, former Foreign Minister of Turkmenistan discussing "Turkmenistan Political Crisis: Inside the Niyazov Regime."

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: CEIP, 1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-483-7600

WEB ADDRESS:ceip.org

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled "Indonesia's Internally Displaced: West Kalimantan and Madura Island" with Ada Williams, an advocate with Refugees International.

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: COUNCIL FOR EXCELLENCE IN GOVERNMENT holds a luncheon panel on Technology Tools for a New Era

AGENDA: Highlights:

9:30 a.m. - Panel I: New Technologies for a New Era

Patricia McGinnis, CEO, Council for Excellence in Government

John J. Garstka, U.S. Department of Defense and Co-author of Network Centric Warfare

John Gage, Chief Researcher, Sun Microsystems

Yigal Arens, Division Director, Information Sciences Institute, University of Southern California

11 a.m. - Panel II: Network Identity: What's Required in a New Era

Ernie Allen, President & CEO, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

Chris Israel, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Technology Policy, Department of Commerce

George Zazur, Director, Information Resource Management, Transportation Security Administration

Maureen Riehl, Vive President, National Retail Federation

12:30 p.m. - Panel III: New Partnerships for a New Era Patricia McGinnis, CEO, Council for Excellence in Government

Scott McNealy, Chairman and CEO, Sun Microsystems

Steve Perkins, Senior Vice President, U.S. Public Sector Business, Oracle

Dick Brown, Chairman and CEO, EDS

Scott Hartz, Global Managing Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers

DATE: April 29, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202-530-3223

WEB ADDRESS: execelgov.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: KENNEDYCENTER MILLENIUM STAGE KENNEDY CENTER presents the Andrew White a world-class jazz and classical woodwind player 30th Anniversary Celebration featuring The Westhampton Winds.

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-416-8000

WEB ADDRESS: kennedy-center.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB presents the documentary premier of "Last Chance for Peace."

WHO: The speakers are:

Ambassador of Sierra Leone to the U.S., John E. Leigh

former Ambassador of the U.S. to Sierra Leone, Joseph Melrose

Doug Farah, Washington Correspondent and the producers from Babelfish Productions

DATE: April 29, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202-662-7500

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 7 p.m.

EVENT: POLITICS & PROSE BOOKSTORE presents photographer Martin Parr who has created an instantly recognizable body of work, as a keen observer of social life in England discussing Martin Parr a full-scale retrospective, with over 600 images, plus an illuminating essay by curator Val Williams.

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: 5015 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-364-1919

WEB ADDRESS: politics-prose.com

TIME: 7:30 p.m.

EVENT: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY second annual Richard W. Snowdon Lecture entitled "Living Our Faiths Since 9/11: Challenges and Opportunities," featuring Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, Archbishop of Washington, will speak on issues of faith after September 11.

DATE: April 29, 2002

LOCATION: Healy Hall, 37TH and O Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-687-4328

WEB ADDRESS:Georgetown.edu

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