Tuesday, 8 May

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
IEEE-USA
2001 L St., NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
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ORIENTATION SESSION FOR NEW IEEE-USA PARTICIPANTS @ IEEE-USA OFFICE


 

2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Capitol Visitors Center
Capitol Plaza (across from the Library of Congress). The Visitors Center is in the middle of the Plaza of the U.S. Capitol Building.
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Metro Stops:
Union Station
Capitol South

ORIENTATION SESSION FOR ALL DELEGATIONS

2:00 PM

WELCOME

Bob Boege, Executive Director, Alliance for Science & Technology Research in America (ASTRA)

2:05 PM

ORIENTATION

Dr. Robert Palazzo, Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences, University of Alabama, Birmingham and ASTRA Chairman & Other Representatives

Russ Harrison, Director of Government Relations, IEEE-USA

2:30 PM

Congressional S&T Budget Overview

John Sargent, Coordinator Specialist in Science & Technology Policy, U.S. Congressional Research Service

3:00 PM

What Do Congressional Staff Want to Know from You?

Alex Poirot, Senior Policy Advisor, Rep. Robert Woodall (R-GA-7)

Joel Creswell, Legislative Assistant, Rep. Daniel Lipinski (D-IL-3)

3:30 PM

TEAM ORGANIZATION

4:30 PM

ADJOURN

Guests move on to Exhibits and Reception in the Rayburn House Office Building Banquet Rooms B - 2043 - B - 2045


 

5:00 - 7:00 PM
Rayburn House Office Building
Banquet Rooms
B-2043 - B-2045
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Metro Stop:
Capitol South

EXHIBITS & AWARDS RECEPTION

5:00 PM

Exhibits Open & Reception Begins

5:30 - 7:00 PM

George E. Brown, Jr. Awards


 

Wednesday, 9 May

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Capitol Hill
Washington, D.C.

Metro Stops:
Union Station
Capitol South
Federal Center SW

CONGRESSIONAL VISITS ON CAPITOL HILL

Participating SETWG Organizations will conduct Hill visits throughout the day. Participants will use local Cafeterias and Restaurants of their choice in the various House & Senate Office Buildings.

U.S. Capitol Complex Map