CONFERENCES, SEMINARS & MEETINGS
SEPTEMBER 2 - 4
Delphi Consulting Group presents Empower '97, a summit for end users of document management, knowledge management, work flow, BPR and Internet. Tremont House Hotel in Boston. (617) 247-1511.
SEPTEMBER 2 - 5
OSS Inc. and OSS Group are sponsoring OSS '97. The conference focuses on global security, competitiveness and open source solutions. Marriott Crystal Gateway in Washington. (703) 242-1700.
SEPTEMBER 3 - 5
The 9th Annual Conference on The Battle for the Digital Broadband Consumer is sponsored by Telecommunications Reports International Inc. at the JW Marriott Hotel in Washington. (800) 822-MEET or (202) 842-3022, ext. 3017 or www.tr.com.
The Gartner Group sponsors Link 97, the one-day technology networking conference in Washington. For more information, call (800) 808-7716, or fax (805) 298-4388, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northrop Grumman ESSD-Oceanic Systems in Annapolis, Md., holds a one-day small business technology expo from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Contact Nomiki @ (301) 206-2940 ext. 238.
SEPTEMBER 7- 10
PeopleSoft and The Horn Group are holding the Eighth Annual PeopleSoft Users Conference in Orlando, Fla. (510) 225-3000.
The Northern Virginia Technology Council is holding a membership mixer for new members and to provide contact with NVTC leadership. The Tower Club in Tysons Corner, Va. (703) 904-7878.
SEPTEMBER 8 AND SEPTEMBER 22
McCaffrey & Davis is sponsoring a seminar on the Business Risks and Legal Ramifications of the Year 2000 Dilemma. University of Maryland System, Shady Grove. (800) 654-2211.
SEPTEMBER 8 - 10
The Gartner Group presents the "CPP '97 Conference: Harnessing the Power of Scalable Computing" focusing on the strategic, practical use of scalable systems and database technology today and in the next five years. Chicago. (800) 778-1997 or www.gartner.com/events.
SEPTEMBER 8 - 11
Electronic Commerce World 97 will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadel-phia. (800) 336-4887 or www.ecomworld.com.
The Northern Virginia Technology Council is holding a CEO/CFO forum on Success Stories: Real Estate in a Tight Market and Build to Suit Options. McLean Hilton in McLean, Va. (703) 904-7878.
Don Schaefer of Booz-Allen & Hamilton discusses "Concept Visualization and User Engineering" at the Washington Chapter of the International Council on Systems Engineering dinner meeting. 6:30 p.m. in Tysons Corner, Va. Contact Abe Meilich at (703) 813-2861, e-mail: email@example.com.
The Northern Virginia Technology Council is holding its Workforce Program Series on discrimination and harassment in the age of electronic communication. The Tower Club in Tysons Corner, Va. (301) 986-6900.
The Howard County Technology Network presents a moderated panel discussion on "Approaches to Becoming the Employer of Choice." One of the key issues facing technology companies is obtaining and retaining talented staff. 7:30 - 9:30 a.m. (410) 313-6554.
SEPTEMBER 11- 12
National Computer Security Association is sponsoring InfoWARcon at the Sheraton Premiere, Vienna, Va. (717) 241-3233.
The National Institute of Federal Procurement presents How to Get Paid on Time by the U.S. Government. Watergate Hotel in Washington. (800) 929-4824 ext. 2684.
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