- The Washington Times - Tuesday, August 13, 2002

PRESIDENT BUSH
Hosts a forum on the economy, Baylor University, Waco, Texas.

ECONOMIC REPORTS
8:30 a.m. Bureau of the Census releases a report, "Advance Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services for July 2002." Location: 14th Street between E Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Contact: 202/482-2235.
2:30 p.m.
Treasury Departmentauctions three- and six-month Treasury bills. Location: 15th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. Contact: 202/874-9890.
5 p.m. American Petroleum Institute releases a weekly report on petroleum inventories. Location: 1220 L St. NW. Contact: 202/682-8000.

FEDERAL AGENCIES
9 a.m. Food and Drug Administration holds a meeting of the food biotechnology subcommittee of the Food Advisory Committee. Location: Harvey W. Wiley Federal Building, 5100 Paint Branch Parkway, College Park. Contact: 301/436-2397.
9 a.m.
Federal Highway Administration holds a meeting of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America's Coordinating Council. Location: Washington Marriott, 1221 22nd St. NW. Contact: 202/484-2904.
9:30 a.m.
Bureau of Industry and Security holds a meeting of the Sensors and Instrumentation Technical Advisory Committee. Location: Herbert C. Hoover Building, Room 3884, 14th Street between Constitution and Pennsylvania avenues NW. Contact: 202/482-2583.

SUPREME COURT
No oral arguments are scheduled. Contact: 202/479-3211.

SENATE
Not in session. The Senate is scheduled to return from its summer recess on Sept. 3 at 9:30 a.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/224-8601, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/224-8541.

HOUSE
Not in session. The House is scheduled to return from its summer recess on Sept. 4 at 2 p.m. Contact: Republican Cloakroom, 202/225-2020, or Democratic Cloakroom, 202/225-1600.

GENERAL AGENDA
"Signaling for Voice Over Internet Protocol" all day Alliance for Telecom Industry Solutions holds a conference. Location: Intelsat Headquarters, Astrain Room, seventh floor, 3400 International Drive NW. Contact: www.atis.org/ATIS/ATISINFO/SVoIPsummit.htm.
Globalization in Historical Perspective all day International Monetary Fund holds a seminar. Location: IMF, 700 19th St. NW. Contact: 202/623-6187.
Solar Power all day National Academies sponsors a lecture on "Solar Thermal Power Assessment." Location: National Academies, 500 Fifth St. NW. Contact: 202/334-3344.
Gigabit Ethernet Conference all day TEG Worldwide Media holds a conference.
Highlights 8 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast
1 p.m.
Session on T2A Ethernet VPNs
Location: Washington Convention Center, 900 Ninth St. NW. Contact: 972/751-9613.
Media conference all day TEG Worldwide Media holds its SAN East 2002 Conference.
Highlights 8 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast
7 p.m.
Session on "Birds of a Feather Storage"
Location: Washington Convention Center, 900 Ninth St. NW.
Contact: 972/751-9613.
National Academies meeting all day National Academies sponsors a meeting with the committee to review the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration's National Geophysical Data Center.
Highlights 11:30 a.m. Greg Withee
Location: National Academies, 2100 C St. NW. Contact: 202/334-3509.
International Comparative Studies all day National Academies holds a meeting with the Board on International Comparative Studies in Education and the Committee on a Framework and Long-term Research Agenda.
Highlights 8:30 a.m. Emerson Elliott, Monica Ulewicz, Colette Chabbot
Location: National Academies, 500 Fifth St. NW. Contact: 202/334-3010.
Measuring and improving aging and caregiver programs all day The Performance Institute holds its 2002 National Summit on "Measuring and Improving Aging and Caregiver Programs," Location: Wyndham City Center Hotel, 1143 New Hampshire Ave. NW. Contact: 703/519-6270.
ABA meeting all day American Bar Association holds its 125th annual meeting.
Highlights 8 a.m. House of Delegates
noon
ABA Gavel Award Luncheon (ticketed)
Location: Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road NW. Contact: 312/988-5876.
TEG Worldwide Media all day TEG Worldwide Media holds a conference on "Broadband Wireless Strategies."
Highlights 8 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast
10:45 a.m.
Session on storage network security
3:30 p.m.
Session on disaster recovery
Location: Washington Convention Center, 900 Ninth St. NW. Contact: 972/751-9613.
Holocaust Memorial Museum visit 8:30 a.m. Seeds of Peace holds a meeting of teens from Israel, Afghanistan and the Balkans to visit the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Location: 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place SW. Contact: 202/314-0323.
Telecommunications issues 9 a.m. Coalition holds a news conference on telecommunications issues. Location: National Press Club, Murrow Room, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/297-7430.
Environment of Canada and the United States 9:30 a.m. World Resources Institute holds a news briefing on the latest report on the environment of Canada and the United States. Location: WRI, 10 G St. NE. Contact: 202/729-7736.
The Role of the Philippines 10 a.m. Heritage Foundation presents a lecture on "The Role of the Philippines in Southeast Asia's War on Terror." Philippines Secretary of National Defense Angelo Reyes and Larry Wortzel, Heritage Foundation, participate. Location: Heritage Foundation, 214 Massachusetts Ave. NE, Lehrman Auditorium. Contact: 202/675-1752.
U.S. humanitarian airlift noon National Archives holds a meeting to discuss the U.S. humanitarian airlift to the Afghan mujahideen freedom fighters from 1986 to 1990. Location: National Archives, Constitution Avenue between Seventh and Ninth streets NW, Room 105. Contact: 202/208-7345.
Human Rights Campaign noon Human Rights Campaign releases its annual report on "How Well Corporate America is Treating Gay & Lesbian Employees." Location: National Press Club, 14th and F streets NW. Contact: 202/216-1547.

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