- The Washington Times - Monday, November 6, 2000


11:35 a.m. Makes remarks at an event celebrating the passage of international debt relief, East Room, the White House.
Travels to New York City.


9:30 a.m. National Institutes of Health holds a meeting of the Advisory Committee to the Director, National Cancer Institute. Location: National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Building 31, Room 11A10, Bethesda.
8:30 a.m. National Science Foundation holds a meeting of the Office of Polar Programs' office advisory committee, to advise NSF on the impact of its policies, programs and activities on the polar research community; to provide advice to the director of OPP on issues related to long-range planning, and to form ad hoc subcommittees to carry out needed studies and tasks. Location: National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Room 1235, Arlington. Contact: Brenda Williams, 703/306-1030.


Oral arguments begin at 10 a.m., one hour per case: Circuit City Stores vs. Adams; Cook vs. Gralike. Contact: 202/479-3211.


Not in session.


Not in session.


Accountants conference all day American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) presents its AICPA National Conference on Federal Taxes today and tomorrow. Highlights: 1 p.m. Charles Rossotti, commissioner, Internal Revenue Service, luncheon address. Location: J.W. Marriott Hotel, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Contact: Shirley Twillman, 202/434-9220, or Connie Johnson, 202/434-9210.
Satellite Internet 9 a.m. StarBand Communications Inc. holds a media breakfast to display the first consumer two-way, always-on high-speed satellite Internet service. Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: Janet Peterson, 703/245-6411, or [email protected]
Defense technology conference 9 a.m. Defense Technology Information Center holds its annual Users Meeting and Training Conference on "Information Solutions for the 21st Century" through Wednesday. Location: DoubleTree Hotel, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville. Contact: Julia Foscue, 703/767-8236, [email protected], or www.dtic.mil/annualconf.
Global business forum 9:30 a.m. The Global Business Dialogue presents a "GBD Colloquium: NGOs, Governments and the WTO." Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/463-5075 or [email protected]
Nader campaign news conference 9:30 a.m. Location: National Press Club, Murrow Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: Jake Lewis, 202/265-0183.
Stamp art contest 10 a.m. Interior Department's Fish and Wildlife Service presents an exhibit of 2000 Federal Duck Stamp Art Contest entries for the 2001-02 Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp for public viewing, followed by viewing and judging. Location: Interior Department Auditorium, 1849 C St. NW. Contact: Rachel Levin, 202/208-5631, or https://duckstamp.fws.gov.
FCC background briefing Federal Communications Commission holds a background briefing on items scheduled for vote at the Wednesday FCC meeting. Location: FCC, Conference Room 1, Eighth Floor, 445 12th St. SW. Contact: David Fiske, 202/418-0513.
Illegal immigration news conference 11 a.m. International Organization for Migration presents a news conference on a 10-day training program completed by 14 Ukranian officials, including members of parliament, to prevent illegal migration and trafficking of women. Location: IOM, 1752 N St. NW, First Floor Executive Boardroom. Contact: RSVP required to Lauren Engle, 202/862-1826, Ext. 225, [email protected]
D.C. Bar Association luncheon noon District of Columbia Bar Association presents a discussion by the Treasury Department general counsel and a forum on "Historic Preservation Practice and Process in the District of Columbia: An Administrative and Legislative Overview and Update." Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1250 H St. NW, Level B-1. Contact: 202/626-3463.
Historic figures salute noon National Archives presents portrayals of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Aaron Burr in an Election Day salute to the nation's earliest presidential elections. Location: National Archives Theater, Constitution Avenue between Seventh and Ninth streets NW. Contact: 202/501-5000.
Humanitarian staff protection 12:30 p.m. Johns Hopkins University's Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) holds a discussion on "Security of Humanitarian Staff: The New Challenge of Protection." Participants include Alejandro Cedeno, senior regional protection officer, United Nations High Commission for Refugees. Location: SAIS, Herter Room, Nitze Building, 1740 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Contact: Felisa Neuringer, 202/663-5626, [email protected] or www.sais-jhu.edu.
Mideast peace discussion 4 p.m. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research hosts a conference, "Is the Israeli-Palestinian 'Peace' Process Dead, and If So, What Next?" Location: AEI, 1150 17th St. NW, Wohlstetter Conference Center, 12th floor. Contact: 202/862-5800.
Books lecture 6 p.m. Library of Congress presents its Books and Beyond author series, featuring "The Booklover's Repair Kit: First Aid for Home Libraries." Location: Madison Building, 101 Independence Ave. SE, Sixth Floor, Mumford Room. Contact: Helen Dalrymple, 202/707-1940.
Master chefs benefit 6:30 p.m. March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation/National Capital Area Chapter presents four French master chefs from Provence, France, to prepare a special Provencal dinner with proceeds to go to the March of Dimes program to improve the health of babies. Location: Park Hyatt, 24th and M streets NW. Contact: Maureen Ryan, 703/824-0111, Ext. 16, or [email protected]

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