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By United Press International   |   Oct. 21, 2002 at 3:23 PM   |   Comments

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EVENTS ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2002

TIME: All Day

EVENT: 44TH WASHINGTON INTENATIONAL HORSE SHOW. The show is considered one of the most prestigious and competitive horse shows in the world for good reason. Equestrian teams from Canada, Italy, Switzerland and the United States come together for six days of events.

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: 601 F Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-628-3200

WEB ADDRESS:wihs.org

TIME: All Day

EVENT: EMERGING BUSINESS FORUM holds a program to help emerging enterprises develop the professional infrastructure and network to grow and succeed and create long-term partnerships with established businesses.

AGENDA: Highlights:

8:30 a.m. - James Dyke, Chairman, EBF, and Partner, McGuireWoods

8:35 p.m. - Business Opportunities in the Commonwealth of Virginia"

Introductory Remarks: Robin Fenner, Vice President of Management, Fairfax County Economic Development Authority

Chuck Mills, Agency Director, Virginia Department of Business Assistance

9:15 a.m. - "Successfully Emerging from the 8(a) Program"

Terrie Spiro, Executive Vice President, Riggs Bank

Rodney Hunt, President & CEO, RSIS Information Systems

William Nalls, Managing Director, Windsor Group

C. Michael Gooden, President & CEO, Integrated Systems Analysts

Phillip J. Foote, Executive Vice President, STG, Inc.

11:30 a.m. - Successfully Doing Business in Federal Markets"

Dr. Barron Harvey, Dean, Howard University, School of Business

Verl Zanders, President & CEO, Z-Tech Corporation

Omar Maden, CEO, Maden Technologies

Fred Pang, President & CEO, ViStar Corp.

Allegra McCullough, Small Business Administration Administrator, Region 3

1 p.m. - Celebrating Breaking Barriers and Building Bridges Awards Ceremony Luncheon

Samuel W. Bodman, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Commerce Department

2:45 p.m. - Business Opportunities with Homeland Security"

Sam Raines, Lead for Counter-terrorism, Physical Security, Weapons of Mass Destruction and Contingency Planning, Booz Allen Hamilton

Calvin Smith, Project Manager, Homeland Security Task Force, Metropolitan Council of Governments

Verle Hammond, President & CEO, Innovative Logistics Techniques

3:45 p.m. - James Dyke, Chairman, EBF, and Partner, McGuireWoods

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: Fairview Park Marriott, 3111 Fairview Park Drive, Falls Church, Virginia

CONTACT: Alan Fogg, 703-790-0600

WEB ADDRESS: EmergingBusinessForum.org

TIME: All Day

EVENT: Association for Maximum Service Television, Inc. holds a conference on "Digital Television: The Time is Now."

AGENDA: Highlight:

9 a.m. - FCC Chairman Michael Powell will deliver the Opening Keynote Address

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: Park Hyatt Hotel, 1201 24th Street NW, Washington DC

CONTACT: David Fiske, 202-418-0513

TIME: All Day

EVENT: ASSOCIATION OF THE U.S. ARMY holds its annual meeting "Realizing the Army Vision."

AGENDA: Highlight:

3:30 p.m.- Readiness: Full-Spectrum Operations

GEN Larry R. Ellis, Commanding General, U.S. Army Forces Command

LTG Freddy E. McFarren, Commanding General, Fifth U.S. Army

LTG Joseph R. Inge, Commanding General, First U.S. Army

LTG Roger C. Schultz, Director, U.S. Army National Guard

LTG James R. Helmly, Chief, U.S. Army Reserve

LTG Burwell B. Bell III, Commanding General, III Corps and Fort Hood

MG H. Steven Blum, Chief of Staff, U.S. Northern Command

MG Herbert A. Altshuler, Commander, U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command

MG Franklin L. Hagenbock, Commanding General, 10th Mountain Division (Light) and Fort Drum

BG James D. Johnson, Vice Director, Operations, Plans, Logistics and Engineering, U.S. Joint Forces Command

BG Thomas R. Goedkoop, Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff, G-3/5/7 (Readiness), U.S. Army Forces Command

DATE: October 22, 2002

CONTACT: 703-841-4300

WEB ADDRESS: ausa.org

TIME: All Day

EVENT: AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE holds a briefing on Transforming Textbooks: AAAS and Partner Target K-12 Science Materials For Improvement.

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: AAAS, 1200New York Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-326-6666

WEB ADDRESS:project2061.org

TIME: 8 a.m.

EVENT: H&K STRATEGIC BUSINESS SOLUTIONS holds a briefing aimed at presenting a new strategic approach to competing in the rapidly evolving government marketplace. Recognizing the growing challenges facing government contractors, this briefing focuses on "Leveraging Your Market Position; A New Weapon for Business Development."

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: Ritz Carlton Hotel-Tysons Corner, McLean, Virginia

CONTACT: Abby Wyatt, 703-720-8605

WEB ADDRESS: hksbs.org

TIME: 9:30 a.m.

EVENT: DISCLOSURE 2003 holds a news conference to generate support for more disclosure and a scientific investigation.

WHO: The speakers are:

Bonnie Hammer, SCI FI channel president

John Podesta, former White House Chief of Staff

Leslie Kean, journalist

Lee Helfrich, attorney, Lobel, Novins & Lamont

DATE: October 22, 2002

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

CONTACT: 301-990-4290

WEB ADDRESS:disclosure2003net.

TIME: 9:30 a.m.

EVENT: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION holds a preview of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Meeting.

WHO: The speakers are:

James B. Steinberg, V.P. and Director, Foreign Policy Studies

Richard C. Bush III, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies; Director, Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies, The Brookings Institution

Lael Brainard, Senior Fellow, Economic Studies and Foreign Policy Studies; New Century Chair, The Brookings Institution

Edward J. Lincoln, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies, The Brookings Institution

Don Oberdorfer, Distinguished Journalist in Residence, Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University

Michael E. O'Hanlon, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies

DATE: October 22, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202-797-6105

WEB ADDRESS: brookings.edu

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: SPECIES SURVIVAL NETWORK holds a news conference to discuss the upcoming meeting in Santiago, Chile.

WHO: The speakers are:

Adam Roberts, Animal Welfare Institute

Dr. Teresa Telecky, The Humane Society

Natalie Brandon, Greenpeace USA

Sarah Tyack, International Fund for Animal Welfare

DATE: October 22, 2002

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

CONTACT:

WEB ADDRESS: speciessurvivalnetwork.org

TIME: 10:30 a.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE International Economic And Trade Policy Series presents Liberalizing Global Trade in Energy Services.

WHO: The speakers are:

Peter C. Evans, MIT

Carol Balassa, USTR

Timothy Richards, General Electric

Craig Van Grasstek, Washington Trade Reports

Claude E. Barfield, AEI

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 10:30 a.m.

EVENT: ELECTIONLINE.ORG holds a news conference to release the 2002 edition of What's Chamged, What Hasn't and Why, a nationwide study of election reform in the U.S. the report reveals as Congressional legislation promises to jumpstart election reform in the United States -- setting stricter federal requirements and authorizing $3.86 billion to pay for the overhaul some states are ahead of the curve.

WHO: The speakers are:

Former Attorney General Janet Reno

Kansas Secretary of State Ron Thornburgh

Doug Lewis, director, Election Center

DATE: October 22, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202-338-9320

WEB ADDRESS: electionline.org

TIME: 11 a.m.

EVENT: INTERNATIONAL A.N.S.W.E.R. HOLDS A NEWS CONFERENCE TO DISCUSS THE RALLY AND MARCH AGAINST WAR With Iraq on October 26 In Washington, D.C.

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: 21st and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-544-3389

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: CENTER FOR RESPONSIVE POLITICS holds a news conference to release a report that reveals the 100 overall biggest donors to federal candidates and political parties since compiling those numbers in the 1990 election cycle.

DATE: October 22, 2002

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

CONTACT: Steven Weiss at 202-857-0044

WEB ADDRESS: crp.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: HERITAGE FOUNDATION holds a program entitled "Looking For Allies: Magnet and Wedge in Western Civilization."

WHO: The speakers are:

Dr. Balint Vazsonyi, Center for the American Founding

John O'Sullivan, United Press International and Editor-at-large, National Review

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: 214 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-675-1752

WEB ADDRESS:heritage.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on Middle East Reactions to the War on Terror with Shafeeq Ghabra, Director of the Center for Strategic Studies at Kuwait University and former Director of the Kuwait Information Office.

DATE: October 22, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: CATO INSTITUTE holds a book forum on "Social Security: False Consciousness and Crisis."

WHO: The speakers are:

Author, John Attarian

Charles Rounds, Professor of Law, Suffolk University

Amitai Etzioni, Professor of Sociology, George Washington University.

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: Cato Institute, 1000 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-789-5229

WEB ADDRESS:cato.org

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: CENTER FOR POLICY ANALYSIS ON PALESTINE presents a luncheon briefing with Michael Prior, senior research fellow, University of Surrey, England discussing "The Holy Land, Zionism and the Challenge to the Church."

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: 2425 Virginia Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-338-1290

WEB ADDRESS: palestinecenter.org

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: FEDERALIST SOCIETY holds a news conference, to discuss the issues surrounding the Hamdi case. Yaser Hamdi was taken prisoner in the context of armed conflict between the U.S. and the Taliban in Afghanistan. He is an American citizen. A petition has been filed on his behalf claims that he has been unlawfully detained by the Department of Defense.

WHO: The speakers are:

Lee Casey, Baker & Hostetler

C. Boyden Gray, Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering

Dean Doug Kmiec, Catholic University

David Rivkin, Jr., Baker & Hostetler

DATE: October 22, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202-822-8138

WEB ADDRESS: fed.-soc.org

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: BROOKINGS INSTITUTION presents features Lord George Robertson, NATO Secretary General discussing NATO's preparedness for the new threats of the 21st century and its continued role in transatlantic relations.

DATE: October 22, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202-797-6105

WEB ADDRESS: brookings.edu

TIME: 4 p.m.

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a book launch for Persian Pilgrimages: Journeys Across Iran with Afshin Molavi, author; former Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar.

DATE: October 22, 2002

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

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 5 p.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE NEW ATLANTIC INITIATIVE holds a lecture by journalist Oriana Fallaci discussing her book entitled The Rage and The Pride. Fallaci writes of America and Europe, Christianity, Judaism, and Islam, drawing on her years of journalism in the Middle East and her experiences living in both Italy and the United States.

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS:aei.org

TIME: 5:30 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES presents "South Caucasus and the Caspian: A View from Baku" with Ilham Aliyev, first vice president of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) and member of Milli Majlis (parliament) of Azerbaijan.

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: KENNEDY CENTER MILLENIUM STAGE presents Rumisonko, a Washington-based group whose members come from Bolivia, Chile and the U.S., takes its inspiration from the music of the Andes Mountains and from Latin American folklore.

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-416-8000

WEB ADDRESS: kennedy-center.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY BMW Center for German and European Studies and Center for Latin American Studies hold a lecture featuring Javier Ruperez Spanish Ambassador to the United States discussing "Basque Terrorism in the 1980s Spain: Memories of a Survivor."

DATE: October 22, 2002

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

CONTACT: 202- 687-8316.

WEB ADDRESS:Georgetown.edu

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled "Reconsidering the Euro" with John Nash, former director of monetary affairs of the European Economic Community Commission and Chairman of S.G.Warburg Bank AG, Zurich and Geneva.

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

TIME: 6:30 p.m.

EVENT: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY School of Foreign Service Women in International Security, The Center for Peace and Security Studies and The Center for Contemporary Arab Studies hold a panel discussion on regional and international security issues in the Persian Gulf, focusing on U.S. relations with Iran, Saudi Arabia, and the states in the Gulf, as well as the conflict with Iraq, the perspective of the other regional actors, and the energy issues that magnify the importance of the region.

WHO: The speakers are:

Mary Ellen Connell, Center for Strategic International Studies

Michael Hudson, Seif Ghobash Professor of Arab Studies

Julia Nanay, Petroleum Finance Corporation

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: Intercultural Center Executive Conference Room, 37TH and O Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-687-4328

WEB ADDRESS:Georgetown.edu

TIME: 6:30 p.m.

EVENT: CARNEGIE INSTITUTION OF WASHINGTON holds a its Capital Science lectures presenting John McKinney, Laboratory of Infection Biology, The Rockefeller University, discussing Persisting Problems in Tuberculosis.

LOCATION: 1530 P Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-483-7600

WEB ADDRESS:carnegieinstitution.org

TIME: 6:30 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL PRESS CLUB presents Book Rap/Wine Dinner with David Downie and Alison Harris and their book "Cooking the Roman Way."

DATE: October 22, 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 Michael Chabon discussing and signing copies of Summerland.

DATE: October 22, 2002

LOCATION: 5015 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-364-1919

WEB ADDRESS: politics-prose.com

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