Agenda

24-28 Blacks in Government's 20th Annual National Training Conference. Washington Hilton & Towers. Washington, D.C. The theme of this year's conference is "Maximizing Performance Through Excellence in Training." More than 100 workshops, seminars and general sessions will be held featuring noted lecturers, elected and appointed officials, national leaders and policy-makers. For information, contact BIG national headquarters at (202) 667-3280; Web, www.bignet.org.

26 Federal Sources Executive Breakfast. McLean Hilton Hotel. McLean, Va. NASA's CIO, Lee B. Holcomb, will discuss NASA priorities in IT, ODIN, the Year 2000 problem and the aerospace sector. This event is sponsored by Federal Sources Inc. To register, call (703) 610-8758. The cost is $35.

31-Sept. 1 DVD Pro Conference and Exhibition. Fess Parker's Doubletree Resort. Santa Barbara, Calif. Attendees will learn how to develop successful Digital Video Disc products. For more information, call (800) 248-8466, Ext. 505; Web, www.onlineinc.com/dvdpro.

31-Sept. 4 1998 Air Force Information Technology Conference. For information, call 1st Lt. Tom Hansen, (334) 416-3261; Web, www.ssg.gunter.af.mil/scp/conference/afitc97/afitc97.html.

SEPTEMBER

1-4 Thinergy. Dolphin and Swan Hotels. Orlando, Fla. This conference will educate resellers, systems integrators and IT professionals about developing and deploying thin-client/server solutions to better manage the life cycle of enterprise applications. For more information, visit www.thinergy.com.

9 The Federal Information Management Exchange. Treasury Department. Washington, D.C. Attendees must show government ID when entering. For information, call John Ray, (202) 501-3473; e-mail, john.ray@gsa.gov.

9-10 Basic Records Operations. National Archives and Records Administration. Archives II Building. College Park, Md. For more information, call George Chalou, (301) 713-7100, Ext. 259; e-mail, george.chalou@arch2.nara.gov; Web, www.nara.gov/nara/rm/tb98.html.

9-10 Advanced Information Technology for Government Conference. Renaissance Hotel. Washington, D.C. This Internet/intranet-centric conference will provide an in-depth exploration of new and emerging technologies. Independent experts and Federal Computer Week's own test center lab presentation will lead government technologists to an up-to-the-moment understanding of virtual private networks, firewalls and other cutting-edge Internet/intranet solutions. For more information, call (800) 949-3660; Web, www.fcw.com/events/aitg.htm.

9-11 New '98 NetExpo Washington. Washington Convention Center. Washington, D.C. This expo will include seminars, vendors and products in such areas as World Wide Web design, electronic commerce, electronic publishing and design, and knowledge management. For more information, call (703) 536-2100; Web, www.newexpo.com.

11 Advanced Records Operations. National Archives and Records Administration. Archives II Building. College Park, Md. For more information, call George Chalou, (301) 713-7100, Ext. 259; e-mail, george.chalou@arch2.nara.gov; Web, www.nara.gov/nara/rm/tb98.html.

14 10th Annual Five-Year Forecast of Federal Information Systems. McLean Hilton. McLean, Va. This conference will identify IT opportunities in the federal government and help attendees understand key issues in the government's buying decisions. For more information, call (703) 907-7572; Web, www.eia.org/geia.

14-15 Creating and Maintaining Adequate & Proper Documentation. National Archives and Records Administration. Ar-chives II Building. College Park, Md. For more information, call George Chalou, (301) 713-7100, Ext. 259; e-mail, george.chalou@arch2.nara.gov; Web, www.nara.gov/nara/rm/tb98.html.

14-17 XML World Conference and Exposition. Palais de Congres de Hull. Quebec, Canada. Attendees will learn why XML is having such an impact on the way information is communicated on the Web. To learn more, call (800) 260-7501; Web, www.interdoc.ca.

15-17 Documentation 98 East. Hynes Convention Center. Bos-ton. The conference will show the latest document technologies and focus on document management, intranet/extranet publishing, and content management and XML applications. For more information, call (781) 871-9000, Ext. 117; Web, www.capv.com/documentation.

16 Monthly Meeting of the Federal Information Management Exchange (formerly IIRMPG). Treasury Department. Washington, D.C. Attendees must show government ID when entering. For more information, call John Ray, (202) 501-3473.

16-17 Records Scheduling & Disposition. National Archives and Records Administration. Ar-chives II Building. College Park, Md. For more information, call George Chalou, (301) 713-7100, Ext. 259; e-mail, george.chalou@arch2.nara.gov; Web, www.nara.gov/nara/rm/tb98.html.

18 Evaluation and Promoting Records Management. National Archives and Records Administration. Archives II Building. College Park, Md. For more information, call George Chalou, (301) 713-7100, Ext. 259; e-mail, george.chalou@arch2.nara.gov; Web, www.nara.gov/nara/rm/tb98.html.

19 GPRA Implementation Committee Meeting. Treasury Department. Washington, D.C. Attendees must obtain clearance into the Treasury building. Contact Rita McPheeters, (202) 622-0021, or via e-mail, rita.mcpheeters@treas.sprint.com, with your date of birth by the preceding Wednesday if you wish to attend.

21-25 Federal Records Management. National Archives and Records Administration. Ar-chives II Building. College Park, Md. For more information, call George Chalou, (301) 713-7100, Ext. 259; e-mail, george.chalou@arch2.nara.gov; Web, www.nara.gov/nara/rm/tb98.html.

23-25 Defending Cyberspace '98. Marriott Wardman Park at Woodley Park. Washington, D.C. This event will provide information on cyberspace fraud, security, and related technologies and issues. Call (800) 487-9180; Web, www.nacha.org.

28-Oct. 1 Kalthoff Fall '98 Engineering Information Technology User Forum and Conference. Omni Rosen Hotel. Orlando, Fla. For more information, call (513) 794-3367; Web, www.kalthoff.com.

30-Oct. 2 ComNet Conference and Exposition. Moscone Convention Center. San Francisco. This event, produced by IDG Expo Management Co., is the largest technology conference and exposition dedicated to global networking using wide-area telecommunications, data communications networking and Internet technologies. For more information, call (800) 545-EXPO; Web, www.comnetexpo.com.

OCTOBER

4-6 Eighth Annual ELC Conference: Government/Industry Partnership Solutions for the 21st Century. Richmond Marriott. Richmond, Va. For more information, contact Mary Ellen Geoffroy, (703) 218-1965; e-mail, geoffroy@fgipc.org.

6 Technology Assessment Course. Wheeling Jesuit University. Wheeling, W.Va. Presented by the National Technology Transfer Center. For information, call (800) 678-6882; Web, www.nttc.edu.

8-9 Electronic Book '98. National Institute of Standards and Technology. Gaithersburg, Md. This workshop will focus on portable devices for learning, work and entertainment, and the obstacles and advances in making electronic books possible. For more information, contact Victor McCrary, (301) 975-4321; e-mail, victor.mccrary@nist.gov.

8-9 33rd Annual 10-Year Defense and NASA Electronics Forecast Conference. McLean, Va. For information, contact Margo L. Anderson, (703) 907-7570.

14 The Federal Information Management Exchange. Treasury Department. Washington, D.C. Attendees must show government ID when entering. For more information, call John Ray, (202) 501-3473; e-mail, john.ray@gsa.gov.

14-15 OSCAR II User's Conference. Tampa City Center. Tampa, Fla. The theme of this year's conference is "Network Solutions." For more information, call (301) 696-8758.

14-16 1998 Proactive Engineering Symposium: Technology and Infrastructure. Philadelphia Marriott. Philadelphia. This symposium will focus on searching for answers to critical infrastructure issues in engineering information technology. For more information, visit www.bentley.com/conference.

15-16 National Contract Management Association Seminar on Past Performance and Best Value in Source Selection. Hyatt Reston. Reston, Va. This seminar will cover the latest government requirements to evaluate best value and yesterday's performance results when making today's award decisions. For more information, visit the National Contract Management Association's Web page at www.ncmahq.org.

15-16 Electronic Commerce: Building Business Relations for the 21st Century. Chicago. This seminar will explore the process of planning and implementing electronic catalogs, electronic ordering systems, help desks, customer service centers, maintenance messaging, tracking and other interactive customer support services. This event also will be held Nov. 16-17 (New York) and Nov. 18-19 (San Francisco). For more information, contact Advanced Information Technologies, (800) 882-8684; Web, www.iqpc.com/ait/elecom.htm. Please provide code EC7 when registering or inquiring.

17 GPRA Implementation Committee Meeting. Treasury Department. Washington, D.C. Attendees must obtain clearance into the Treasury building. Contact Rita McPheeters, (202) 622-0021, or via e-mail, rita.mcpheeters@treas.sprint.com, with your date of birth by the preceding Wednesday if you wish to attend.

18-20 AGA's Seventh Annual State and Local Government Leadership Conference. Hyatt Hotel. Sacramento, Calif. For information, call (800) AGA-7211, Ext. 110.

18-21 AFCOM's 1998 Fall Conference and IS Expo Trade Show. Dallas Convention Center. Dallas. This year's theme is "In Search of the Enterprise: Managing Beyond the Glass House." For more information, call (714) 997-7966.

-- For a more extensive list of events, visit Federal Computer Week's Web page at www.fcw.com and select IT Daybook, followed by Agenda.

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