8-10 CPP '97 Conference. Chicago Sheraton Hotel and Towers. Chicago.The theme of the conference is "Harnessing the Power of Scalable Computing."Call Jennifer Castro at (212) 704-8288.
8-11 DVC '97 East: Desktop Video Communications Conference and Exhibition. Omni Shoreham Hotel. Washington D.C.The theme of this year's conference is "Networked Multimedia for Business."Call (800) 227-1234.
8-11 Internet Commerce Expo. Los Angeles Convention Center. Los Angeles.Call (800) 667-4423 Web www.idg.com/ice.
8-12 Air Force Information Technology Conference. Maxwell Air Force Base Gunter Annex. Montgomery Ala.The theme of this year's conference is "Achieving Information Superiority."Call (334) 416-3261 e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
9-10 Technology Marketing Course. Wheeling W.Va.Presented by the National Technology Transfer Center. Call (800) 678-6882 Web www.nttc.edu.
10-11 Commercializing Technologies Course. Tallahassee Fla.Presented by the National Technology Transfer Center. Call (800) 678-6882 Web www.nttc.edu.
11-12 "How to Get Paid on Time by the U.S. Government." Watergate Hotel. Washington D.C.Sponsored by the National Institute of Federal Procurement. Call (303) 575-1560.
12 CIO Breakfast. McLean Hilton. McLean Va.Sponsored by the National Institutes of Health and its partners on the ImageWorld CIO-SP and Electronic Computer Store contracts.Call Marsha Carpenter at (703) 631-6243 Web nihcontracts.com/home/memos/ciobkf3.htm.
14-16 Telecosm Conference. Ritz Carlton-Rancho Mirage. Palm Springs Calif.Presented in conjunction with Forbes magazine this conference is geared toward high-level industry executives analysts influencers and visionaries from technology telecommunications and public policy industries.Call (212) 205-5521 e-mail Telecosm@forbes.com.
15-16 CardTech/SecurTech '97 Government: The Art of Implementation. Hyatt Regency Crystal City. Arlington Va.This event will feature smart card and biometric technologies.Call (301) 654-0551.
15-19 IT Forum (Unix Expo DB/Expo NY and the Internet/Intranet Expo). Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. New York.Call (800) 232-3976 Web www.itforum.com.
16 "Telecommunications Trends." Dul-les Airport Marriott. Chantilly Va.This conference is presented by the Information Management Exchange.Call Willard Scott at (703) 758-8166 e-mail email@example.com Web www.timeUS.org.
16 The 1997 Lotus Symposium. Hyatt Regency Minneapolis. Minneapolis.Sponsored by Lotus Development Corp. this conference will offer techniques for integrating the Internet and intranets into your business.Call (800) 327-6148 Web www.lotus.com/events/symposium.nsf.
16-17 Second IEEE Metadata Conference. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Auditorium. Silver Spring Md.This conference is sponsored by the IEEE Mass-Storage Systems and Technology Technical Committee NOAA Hughes Information Technology Systems and the National Imagery and Mapping Agency. Visit www.llnl.gov/liv_comp/metadata/md97.html.
16-18 HRMS/Expo '97. Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. New York.This conference will focus on the business benefits of information technology for senior human resources executives moving their departments beyond transactions and toward strategies.Call (415) 919-4229.
17-18 Implementing the Balanced Scorecard in Government Agencies. Washington Dulles Airport Hilton. Herndon Va.The focus of this event is to help government organizations improve their effectiveness by establishing measurable performance targets and tying these to agencies' missions.Call (312) 977-4300.
19-21 1997 Grace Murray Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing. Fairmont Hotel San Jose Calif.Sponsored by the Computer Research Association the Association for Computing Machinery and the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society.Visit www.systers.org/hopper.
24 From Venture Capital to IPO: Building a Successful High-Tech Company. McLean Hilton. McLean Va.Sponsored by Women in Technology and Federal Computer Week this program will address the key factors possessed by companies that show potential for high-tech success.Call Amy Dooley at (703) 267-3565 e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
24 "Smart Strategies for Integrating Web Pages Into Your Agency's Mission." Marriott Metro Center. Washington D.C.This seminar is presented by the Federal Internet Institute.Call (301) 320-4397 Web www.federalinstitute.com.
25 Access America: Re-engineering Through Information Technology. Convention Center. Baltimore.This event will discuss the latest steps for improving public access to services present communication strategies for the 21st century identify practices to streamline government and outline the effects of IT policy.For information on additional locations and dates call (703) 938-0503 Web conf.npr.gov.
25 Association for Science Technology and Innovation's September luncheon. Channel Inn. Washington D.C.The theme of the luncheon is "Junk and Pseudo-Science."Call Bob Sands at (703) 560-4360.
29-30 Eighth Annual Virginia GIS Conference. Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center. Hampton Va.Visit www.institute.virginia.edu/vapdc/gis.htm.
29-Oct. 2 Kalthoff Fall 97 EDM/PDM User Forum. Omni Rosen. Orlando Fla.Sponsored by Kalthoff International this forum will present the latest in engineering information technology.Call (513) 794-3367 Web www.kalthoff.com.
30 Ergo Expo '97. L. Douglas Abram Federal Building. St. Louis.This event is sponsored by Federal Business Council Inc. and hosted by the Agriculture Department's Midwest TARGET Center.Call David Little or Jill Barrett at (314) 539-3800.
30-Oct. 1 SpeechTEK '97 Conference and Exhibition. New York Hilton and Towers. New York.This is the only East Coast conference and exhibition dedicated to the latest in voice recognition as well as text-to-speech and speech-to-text applications and technologies.Call (800) 777-8774 e-mail email@example.com Web www.speechtek.com.
30-Oct. 1 Federal Webmaster Leadership Training Course. Crystal City Marriott. Arlington Va.The General Services Administration is offering this training which is designed to help people develop an awareness of policy and technical issues trends and problems related to the implementation of the Internet and related technologies within the federal government.Call (703) 769-5650 Web www.leadscorp.com/webmaster.html.
6-7 Strategic Channel Marketing to Federal Agencies and Prime Contractors. Marriott Suites. Herndon Va.This seminar is sponsored by Government Sales Consultants Inc.Call (703) 759-7216 Web www.govt-sales.com.
6-9 Technology Commercialization Certificate Program. Wheeling W.Va.Presented by the National Technology Transfer Center. Call (800) 678-6882 Web www.nttc.edu.
6-10 Gartner Group Symposium/ITxpo 97. Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel. Lake Buena Vista Fla.As part of this year's theme "The Future of IT " the event will offer more than 30 industry-specific tracks as well as an interactive high-technology exhibition. Call (800) 778-1997 Web www.gartner.com/events.
6-31 Wizards and Their Wonders: Portraits in Computing. National Academy of Sciences Building. Washington D.C.Sponsored by the Computer Museum and Goldman Sachs & Co. in conjunction with the Association for Computing Machinery this portrait exhibit of computer industry leaders is the first-ever to chronicle one of the most extraordinary groups of innovators in the history of technology. Call (202) 334-2436.
8 The 1997 Lotus Symposium. Plano Centre. Plano Texas.Sponsored by Lotus Development Corp. this conference will offer techniques for integrating the Internet and intranets into your business.Call (800) 327-6148 Web www.lotus.com/events/symposium.nsf.
10 Access America: Re-engineering Through Information Technology. Meadowlands Hilton. New York.This event will discuss the latest steps for improving public access to services present communication strategies for the 21st century identify practices to streamline government and outline the effects of IT policy. For information on additional locations and dates call (703) 938-0503 Web conf.npr.gov.
13-16 21st Century Commerce & CALS Expo. Orange County Convention Center. Orlando Fla.This conference will present information on all aspects of business in cyberspace from process modeling to data security. Call (814) 269-2603 e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.For a more extensive list of upcoming events check out our Web site at www.fcw.com.