Conferences, Seminars & Meetings
The International Council on Systems Engineering sponsors Multicriteria Decision Analysis for Systems Engineers with Ernest Forman of George Washington University, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tycon Courthouse Building, 2070 Chain Bridge Road, Tysons Corner, Va. Contact David Long, (703) 883-2270, email@example.com or www.vtcorp.com/wma-incose/.
The National Academy of Sciences sponsors a workshop titled Methods to Evaluate Research Outcomes, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Cecil and Ida Green Building, 2001 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Washington. Additional information is available at www2.nas.edu/cosepup.
The U.S. Professional Development Institute holds the Testing Computer Software Conference '98 in Washington. (301) 270-1033, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit
The Internet Special Interest Group sponsors Laura Knapp of IBM on New Communication Technologies, 7 p.m., Washington Gas & Light Corp., Springfield, Va. Contact Gabe Goldberg at email@example.com.
The High Technology Council of Maryland holds the HTCM Golf Tournament 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Indian Springs Country Club, Silver Spring, Md. (301) 258-5005 or (888) 634-4832.
The Northern Virginia Technology Council Titans of Technology Breakfast Series hosts Ray Lane of Oracle, Computing in the New Millennium, 7-9:15 a.m., McLean Hilton, Tysons Corner, Va. Cost: $35 for members, $50 non-members. (703) 904-7878 or www.nvtc.org.
The Telecommunications Committee of the Computer and Telecommunications Law Section of the D.C. Bar sponsors a luncheon program, FBI Wiretapping in the Digital Age: At What Price? Noon to 2 p.m., D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1250 H St. NW, Washington. Cost: $12 for section members, $17 non-members. (202) 626-3463.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology/Advanced Technology Program and the National Bureau of Economic Research sponsor the International Conference on the Economic Evaluation of Technological Change at the Georgetown University Conference Center, Washington. (301) 975-2776.
Windows NT 4.0 Server & Enterprise Implementation will be held at Nichols Research Corp., Columbia, Md. (410) 290-9500 ext. 100 or (800) 665-2774.
The Computer and Telecommunications Law Section and the Administrative Law and Agency Practice of the D.C. Bar host Elizabeth Pugh, general counsel, the Library of Congress, for a brown bag lunch program. Noon to 1:30 p.m., D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1250 H St. NW, Washington. Cost: $5 for section members, $15 non-members. (202) 626-3463.
The Federal Internet Institute and Council for Excellence in Government sponsors Planning Your Agency's Web Security Strategy, Marriott at Metro Center, Washington. (301) 320-4397 or www.federalinstitute.com.
The Council on Undergraduate Research sponsors its 7th National Conference, Creating Undergraduate Research Opportunities in Changing Communities, at Occidental College in Los Angeles. (202) 783-4810; e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org; or www.cur.org.
july 6 - 10
The National Institute of Standards and Technology and other agencies sponsor the Conference on Precision Electromagnetic Measurements at the Washington Renaissance Hotel. (301) 975-2776.
July 7 - 14
The Climate Variability and Predictability Program and the Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment sponsor the Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Response Experiment Conference with the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Boulder, Colo. For more information, (301) 975-2776. www.joss.ucar.edu/joss_psg/project/coare98.
The Internet Special Interest Group sponsors David Boyes on "Domain Name Services (DNS) Architecture, the Internet's Glue." 7 p.m. Washington Gas Light Corp., Springfield, Va. Contact Gabe Goldberg at email@example.com.
July 20 - 21
The National Institute of Standards and Technology sponsors the International Workshop on Optical Ferroelectric Materials at the Hilton Resort in Breckenridge, Colo. Contact Norman Sanford at (303) 497-5239 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 21 - 23
Treasury Department holds its annual information technology conference titled "Partnership/IT Conference 98." International Trade Center, Ronald Reagan Building, Washington. Contact Michael Hough at (202) 927-7444 or Michael.Hough@cio.treas.gov
July 23 - 24
HOST holds its summer meeting at the Crystal City Marriott, Arlington, Va. (202) 434-4771, email@example.com or www.hostnet.org.
Aug. 9 - 12
The National Institute of Standards and Technology, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and the Institute for Telecommunication Sciences sponsor the 1998 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Radio and Wireless Conference at the Sheraton Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo. Contact Michael S. Heutmaker at (609) 639-3116 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Internet Special Interest Group sponsors Catherine Buzzell on "Things People Do To Screw Up Their Web Sites." 7 p.m. Washington Gas Light Corp., Springfield, Va. Contact Gabe Goldberg at email@example.com.
Aug. 20 - 22
The National Institute of Standards and Technology sponsors the First Advanced Encryption Standard Candidate Conference at the DoubleTree Inn in Ventura, Calif. Visit csrc.nist.gov/
encryption/aes/aes_home.htm or www.nist.gov/conf/secure/CONF9/conf_register.htm.
Sept. 14 - 17
The National Institute of Standards and Technology along with other agencies sponsors ISIC/CIRA/ISAS '98, a conference for leading researchers in the area of intelligent systems including design and application. Gaithersburg, Md. (301) 975-2776, or isd.cme.nist.gov/proj/is98/.
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