- The Washington Times - Monday, June 5, 2000

TODAY'S HEADLINERS

Terrorism policy report 10 a.m. National Commission on Terrorism releases its final report on the nation's policies and practices for preventing and punishing terrorism. Location: 2255 Rayburn House Office Building. Contact: 202/944-1987.

Combat honors ceremony 11 a.m. Rep. Constance Morella, Maryland Republican, presents the Combat Action Ribbon to Wheaton resident John Matwey. Location: District Office, 51 Monroe St., Suite #507, Rockville. Contact: 202/225-5341.

PRESIDENT CLINTON

Addresses the Russian State Duma in Moscow.

Travels to Kiev to meet with President Leonid Kuchma.

Contact: 202/456-7150

VICE PRESIDENT AL GORE

11:30 a.m. Addresses the graduating class of Tarboro High School, Tarboro, N.C.

3:05 p.m. Makes remarks about improving government services at North Carolina State University Centennial Campus College of Textiles, Raleigh, N.C.

7:20 p.m. Gives brief remarks at a Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee reception, The Supper Club, main ballroom, New York City.

8:30 p.m. Gives brief remarks at a Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee reception, SEIU Conference Center, New York City.

Contact: 202/456-7035

SENATE

Not in session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

SENATE COMMITTEES

1 p.m. Special Aging Committee deliberates issues raised by the switch from traditional pension plans to cash-balance plans. Location: 628 Dirksen Senate Office Building. Contact: 202/224-5364.

HOUSE

Not in session. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA

Computer communications conference all day Computer and Communications Industry Association holds the Washington 2000 Caucus A Discussion of Technology Policy.

Highlights 3:30 p.m. House Minority Leader Richard A. Gephardt, Missouri Democrat.

5:30 p.m. Capitol Hill Reception, Capitol, Room EF-100.

Location: Hay Adams Hotel, 16th and H streets NW. Contact: 202/783-0070.

Electronic commerce conference all day Defense Department's Joint Electronic Commerce Program Office holds a conference, "Electronic Commerce Day 2000." Location: Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert St. NW. Contact: 703/695-0192.

Accountant's conference all day American Institute of Certified Public Accountants holds its "Eighth Annual National Not-For-Profit Industry Conference." Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, 1000 H St. NW. Contact: 202/434-9220.

Insurance accounting conference 7:15 a.m. Insurance Accounting and Systems Association holds its Educational Conference and Business Show. Former Rep. Jack Kemp, New York Republican, Empower America, co-chairman, keynote address. Location: Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW. Contact: 919/489-0991.

Government contractors symposium 8 a.m. Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce holds a Government Contractors Symposium. Sen. John W. Warner, Virginia Republican, participates. Location: Sheraton Premiere Hotel, 8661 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, Va. Contact: 703/749-0409.

Construction industry conference 8 a.m. American Subcontractors Association holds its Construction Industry Legislative Conference. Location: Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill Hotel, 400 New Jersey Ave. NW. Contact: 703/684-3450.

Digital imaging conference 8 a.m. Digital Printing and Imaging Association holds its "ASC X12 Committee Meetings." Location: Washington Hilton Hotel, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. Contact: 703/385-1339.

Medical technology symposium 8:30 a.m. Food and Drug Law Institute and the Food and Drug Administration hold their "Medical Technology Symposium 2000." Location: Georgetown University, Conference Center, 3800 Reservoir Road NW. Contact: 202/371-1420.

Research workshop 8:30 a.m. National Academy of Engineering and the Institute of Medicine hold a workshop on "University-Government Research Partnership." Location: National Academies, Auditorium, 2100 C St. NW. Contact: 202/334-2138.

Chechnya/Russia conflict 9 a.m. National Press Club Newsmaker Program hosts a discussion on the conflict with Russian forces in Chechnya. Ilias Akhmadov, foreign minister for Chechnya, participates. Location: National Press Club, West Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/662-7593.

Internet privacy panel discussion 9 a.m. Electronic Privacy Information Center hosts two panel discussions on Internet privacy and the open source movement. Location: National Press Club, Holeman Lounge, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/483-1140.

Army research meeting 9:30 a.m. National Academies Army Research Laboratory Technical Assessment Board holds a meeting of its Panel on Sensors and Electron Devices. Location: Army Research Laboratory, Zahl Building, fourth floor, seminar room 4D36, 2800 Powder Mill Road, Adelphi. Contact: 202/334-3311.

Dulles Airport discussion 11:30 a.m. National Business Travel Association Northern Virginia Chapter holds a discussion on "The Future of Dulles Airport Facility Changes." Location: Washington Dulles International Airport, Sterling. Contact: 703/267-2274.

Foundation awards news conference 12:30 p.m. National Press Club Newsmaker Luncheon Program holds a discussion on "Foundation Awards." Gerald R. Ford, former president of the United States, participates. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW, ballroom. Contact: 202/662-7500.

Publishing conference 12:30 p.m. Society of National Association Publications holds its annual Publications Management Conference, "Association Publishing 2000." Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, One Bethesda Metro Center, Bethesda. Contact: 703/506-3285.

Wetland restoration news conference 1 p.m. Sierra Club holds a news conference to release a report on "Wetland Restoration in Waiting in the Upper Mississippi River Basin," which shows farmers are waiting to restore more than 175,000 acres under the Wetland Reserve Program. Location: National Press Club, Lisagor Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/675-7903.

Agriculture awards ceremony 1 p.m. Agriculture Department holds the 54th Annual Honor Awards Ceremony. Agriculture Secretary Dan Glickman participates. Location: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: 202/720-4623.

Snack food conference 2 p.m. Snack Food Association holds its Spring Summit, "Day in DC." Location: Hilton Old Town Hotel, 1767 King St., Alexandria. Contact: 703/836-4500.

Awards dinner 6 p.m. The Greater Bethesda Chevy Chase Chamber of Commerce holds its "73rd Annual Awards and Installation Dinner." Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, One Bethesda Metro Center, Bethesda. Contact: 301/652-4900.

Awards ceremony 6:30 p.m. American News Women's Club holds a ceremony to present its "Helen Thomas Award for Excellence in Journalism or Outstanding Contributions to Public Service." Former White House correspondent Helen Thomas participates. Location: American News Women's Club, 1607 22nd St. NW. Contact: 202/452-41690.

Awards ceremony 7 p.m. Northern Virginia Technology Council, the High Technology Council of Maryland, and the DC Tech Council hold their Fourth Annual Greater Washington Technology Chief Technology Officer Awards Ceremony. Location: Ritz Carlton Tysons Corner Hotel, 1700 Tysons Blvd., McLean. Contact: 703/904-7878.

Technology conference 7:30 p.m. Canadian Advanced Technology Association holds a conference, "GlobeTech." Canadian Ambassador Raymond Chretien participates. Location: Hilton Hotel, 7920 Jones Branch Drive, McLean. Contact: 202/682-1740.

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