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EVENTS ON MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2003

TIME: All Day

EVENT: E-GOV CONFERENCE on Knowledge Management 2003 Conference and Exhibition.

AGENDA: Highlight:

8:30 a.m. - Managing Global Knowledge for Effective National Outcomes

Eduardo Aguirre, Vice Chairman and First Vice President,

Export-Import Bank of the United States

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: Washington Convention Center, 900 9th Street NW, Washington, D.C.

CONTACT: 1-800-746-0099

WEB ADDRESS: e-gov.com

TIME: All Day

EVENT: AMERICAN COUNCIL FOR AN ENERGY-EFFICIENT ECONOMY holds The 2003 National Symposium On Market Transformation themed "Partnering To Change Markets."

WHO: The speakers are:

12:15 p.m. - "Energy Efficiency and National Security" James Woolsey, Former Director CIA

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: Capital Hilton, 1001 16th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-429-8873

WEB ADDRESS: aceee.org

TIME: 8:15 a.m.

EVENT: EUROPEAN INSTITUTE holds a breakfast roundtable on financial and monetary affairs featuring Douglas Hotz Eakin, director, Congressional Budget Office.

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: Cosmos Club, 2121 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.

CONTACT: 202-895-1670

WEB ADDRESS: europeaninstitute.org

TIME: 9 a.m.

EVENT: ANNENBERG PUBLIC POLICY CENTER & AMERICAN ACADEMY OF POLITICAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCE hold a program on Reducing Adolescent Risk: Toward an Integrated Approach.

WHO: The speakers are:

Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Annenberg Public Policy Center

Dan Romer, Director, Annenberg Adolescent Risk Communication Institute

Anthony Biglan, Oregon Research Institute

Madelyn Gould, Columbia University

Douglas Kirby, Educational Training Resources

Lloyd Johnston, University of Michigan

Robert Selman, Harvard University

Rachel Volberg, University of Massachusetts

DATE: April 14, 2003

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

CONTACT: Lorie Slass, 202-879-6701

WEB ADDRESS: appcpenn.org

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: CORPORATE CRIME REPORTER AND PUBLIC CITIZEN hold a news conference to publicize information about more than 50 new cases of major multinational corporations caught trading with enemies of the United States, including ChevronTexaco with Iraq, Union Bank of California and Fleet Bank with Iran, Caterpillar, Wal-Mart and ESPN with Cuba, and ExxonMobil and Wells Fargo Bank with Sudan. Speakers will criticize the Bush administration, specifically the Treasury Department, for keeping the enforcement program of the Office of Foreign Assets Control shrouded in secrecy.

WHO: The speakers are:

Russell Mokhiber, editor, Corporate Crime Reporter

Michael Tankersley, attorney, Public Citizen Litigation Group

DATE: April 14, 2003

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

CONTACT: 202- 737-1680 or Angela Bradbery, 202- 588-7741

WEB ADDRESS: citizen.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY holds a Center Faculty Seminar with Joan Subirats The Prince of Asturias Distinguished Visiting Professor of Spanish Studies BMW Center for German and European Studies "The Role of the Regions in European Integration.

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: ICC 550, 37TH and O Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-687-4328

WEB ADDRESS: Georgetown.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on Russian Television: Viewers as the Missing Term in the Equation of Persuasion with Ellen Mickiewicz, Director, DeWitt Wallace Center for Communications and Journalism, Sanford Institute of Public Policy, Duke University.

DATE: April 14, 2003

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 hill briefing on What's Up with the PATRIOT Act? Concerns about the Legislative Response to 9/11 and the Prospect of a PATRIOT II.

WHO: The speakers are:

Tim Lynch, Director, Project on Criminal Justice, Cato Institute

Jim Dempsey, Executive Director, Center for Democracy and Technology.

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: B-338 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-789-5229

WEB ADDRESS: cato.org

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled "Climate Change: A Look Back and a Look Ahead" with Robert Watson, chief scientist of the World Bank and former head of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

TIME: 12:30 p.m.

EVENT: ZOGBY INTERNATIONAL holds a news conference releasing the University of Rochester/Zogby Global Religion Poll.

DATE: April 14, 2003

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

CONTACT: Hala Kotb, 315-624-0200

WEB ADDRESS: npc.press.org

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES presents Mehrdad Haghayeghi, professor of political science and director of the Master's Program in International Affairs at Southwest Missouri State University, will discuss the current state of Islamist movements in Central Asia and assess the potential security risks in the region.

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: 1800 K Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Mark Schoeff, 202-775-3242

WEB ADDRESS: csis.org

TIME: 3 p.m.

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a book launch for "Unilateralism and U.S. Foreign Policy: International Perspectives."

WHO: The speakers are:

David Malone, co-editor and President, International Peace Academy; Shepard Forman, Director, Center on International Cooperation, New York University

Philip Gordon, Director, Center on the United States and France, and Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

DATE: April 14, 2003

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

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 4 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds the W.P. Carey Forum on "Pakistan and Central Asia: Outlook for Security, Trade and Economy."

AGENDA: Highlights:

Ashraf Jehangir Qazi, ambassador of Pakistan to the United States, will

give the opening remarks at this next hosted by the

SAIS Central Asia-Caucasus Institute (CACI).

"Domestic Security in Pakistan" addressed by Robert Oakley, National Defense University and former U.S. ambassador to Pakistan

"The Islamization of Pakistan: Myth or Reality?" addressed by Svante E.

Cornell, CACI deputy director

"Pakistan's Economic Security" addressed by Hasan Parvez, former chief economist of the World Bank and chairman of the Pakistan Government Debt Committee

"Rebuilding Afghanistan" addressed by Alastair Mckechnie, the World Bank's country director for Afghanistan

"North-South Trade Routes: Logistics and Challenges" addressed by S. Frederick Starr, CACI chairman

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

TIME: 4:30 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled "The Nation Within: India and the Second World War" with Chris Bayly, fellow of St. Catherine's College and the Vere Harmsworth Professor of Imperial and Naval History at the University of Cambridge.

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

TIME: 5:30 p.m.

EVENT: AMERICAN ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE presents the Bradley Lecture entitled The Invention of Hispanics and the Reinvention of America featuring Journalist and author Richard Rodriguez.

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: 1150 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-862-5933

WEB ADDRESS: aei.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: KENNEDY CENTER MILLENIUM STAGE features Founding member of the New Lost City Ramblers, Mike Seeger playing music from True Vine -- the home music made by American southerners before the media age.

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, D.C.

CONTACT: 202-416-8000

WEB ADDRESS: kennedy-center.org

TIME: 7 p.m.

EVENT: POLITICS & PROSE BOOKSTORE presents Jonathan Safran Foer discussing and signing copies of

Everything Is Illuminated. The paperback edition of Foer's first-novel triumph interweaves an epistolary account of the travels of Jonathan and his Ukrainian tour guide Alex.

DATE: April 14, 2003

LOCATION: 5015 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.

CONTACT: 202-364-1919

WEB ADDRESS: politics-prose.com

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