14-16 Beyond the Y2K Hall Pass -Realizing the CIO Dream: It's Now or Never. Hotel Del Coronado. Coronado, Calif. The conference will provide insight on enhancing credibility and increasing business' understanding of their information dependency. Call (214) 433-8803; Web,

14-18 Future Trends in Testing. Hyatt Regency. Bethesda, Md. The 16th international conference on testing computer software will emphasize management strategies for dealing with current and emerging software testing problems. Call (301) 270-1033; Web,

15 10th Annual Federal 100 Awards Dinner. National Building Museum. Washington, D.C. Federal Computer Week's Federal 100 awards will be given to 100 leaders who have made a difference in the IT arena during 1998. Call (800) 949-3660; Web,

15-16 GPS Global Expo. San Jose Convention Center. San Jose, Calif. This event is designed to attract the leading Global Positioning System buyers from around the world. A day of tutorials will precede the two-day expo. Call (800) 687-7469; Web,

15-17 GovTechNet International. Washington Convention Center. Washington, D.C. Sponsored by FCW Media Group and AFCEA, this conference will focus on Defense and intelligence, science and technology, and finance and administration. Call (800) 564-4220; Web,

17 Federal Sources Executive Breakfast. Fairview Park Marriott. Falls Church, Va. The breakfast will focus on the Internal Revenue Service's Prime modernization program and will feature IRS chief information officer Paul Cosgrove. Call (703) 610-8758.

17 Network Security Framework Forum. Maritime Institute of Technology and Graduate Studies. Linthicum, Md. The conference will address network security management tools. Call (410) 684-6246; Web,

20-23 FGIPC Management of Change Conference. Westin Park Central Hotel. Dallas. The theme of this year's conference is "Web-Enabled Government: Getting Results." Call (703) 218-1955; Web,

21-22 Time and Frequency Seminar. The Broker Inn. Boulder, Colo. The seminar will present techniques related to the analysis and evaluation of oscillators and frequency standards. Call (303) 497-5453; Web,

21-24 Energy Department 1999 Telecommunications Conference. DoubleTree Denver/Boulder. Westminster, Colo. Titled "Gateway to 2000 - Walking the Talk Together," the conference will include technologies such as networks, voice/data/video communications, security, critical infrastructure protection and corporate telecommunications. Visit

22-24 PC Expo New York. Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. New York. The 17th annual PC Expo is expected to feature more than 500 exhibitors and a corporate education conference program. Call (800) 829-3976; Web,

24-25 Teaming: How to Maximize Your Sales and Minimize Your Risks. Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill. Washington, D.C. The seminar, sponsored by the Government Contracting Institute, will explain changes in streamlining guidelines and help with cutting overhead costs and boosting past-performance ratings. Call (800) 260-1545; Web,

28-30 Catalyzing the Extended Enterprise: Clicking With Your Customers. Hyatt Regency San Francisco. San Francisco. This conference will deliver the strategic scenario perspective and the tactical best-practice proof to help you meet your application delivery challenges for 1999 and beyond. Call (214) 433-8803; Web,

28-July 1 E-Gov '99: The National Electronic Government Conference and Exposition. Washington Convention Center. Washington, D.C. The conference will focus on new applications and best-practice solutions for delivering electronic government services to citizens. It will feature six keynote speakers from government and industry. Call (800) 746-0099; Web,

29-30 Second Annual GPRA Cost Management Conference. University Club. Washington, D.C. This year's forum is themed "New Techniques for Improving Cost Management." It will focus on demonstrating the importance of active cost management. Visit


7-9 Consortia Building and Industry Support for Implementation of Technology in Public Schools. Marriott Crystal Gateway. Arlington, Va. Sponsored by the Society for Applied Learning Technology, this conference will bring together members of industry, government and academia to further technology in schools. Call (540) 347-0055; Web,

13-15 Automated Review Management System Prospect Course. Hawthorne Hotel. Salem, Mass. The course, sponsored by the Technical Center of Expertise in the Army Corps of Engineers, will focus on the use of ARMS as a local- or wide-area network application. Call (916) 557-7999; Web,

16-20 National Association of Counties Annual Conference. America's Center. St. Louis. The conference will include workshops, an exposition and the election of next year's officers and directors. Visit

17-20 Internet Summit 99. Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Resort. Laguna Niguel, Calif. Summit 99 will feature a debate on the state of the Internet industry. The event is by invitation only. For more information or to request an invitation, visit

18-23 PLATforum '99. Earnest N. Morial Convention Center. New Orleans. The conference will focus on database and systems management, application life-cycle development, knowledge management and more. Call (630) 620-5000, Ext. 10299; Web,

18-23 CA-World 1999. Earnest N. Morial Convention Center. New Orleans. The conference and exposition will feature sessions on enterprise management, application development, information management and channel partner/vendor solutions. Call (877) 229-6753; Web,

20-23 Macworld Expo. Jacob Javits Convention Center. New York. This event is the world's most comprehensive Macintosh operating system event. Call (800) 645-EXPO; Web,


1-4 TAWPI Work Process/99. Colorado Convention Center. Denver. This annual forum will include educational workshops, networking opportunities and sessions on data entry, document management, forms processing, electronic commerce and knowledge management. Call (212) 683-2489; Web,

18-20 Micro Information Products User Conference. Doubletree Hotel. Seattle. The conference will bring together nonprofit industry experts to discuss Year 2000 conversion, Internet implementation, audit preparation and strategic planning. Call (781) 224-1100.

30-Sept. 1 MultiMediaCom '99. Boston Marrott Copley Place. Boston. This conference will discuss the future of multimedia communications and collaboration, and it will feature an exhibition of the latest breakthroughs and applications. Call (212) 966-0024; Web,


8-9 InfowarCon '99. Hyatt Regency Crystal City. Arlington, Va. The conference's theme is "Options, Directions and Solutions for Defending Private and Government Infrastructures." The conference will include optional workshops on Sept. 7 and 10. Call (508) 879-7999; Web,

9-10 Advanced Information Technologies for Government. Renaissance Hotel. Washington, D.C. The conference will focus on facilitating government adoption of new products and emerging technologies that will enable critical public-sector solutions of the future. Call (800) 949-3660; Web,

22-24 Micro Information Products User Conference. Doubletree Hotel. Seattle. This conference will bring together nonprofit industry experts to discuss Year 2000 conversion, Internet implementation, audit preparation and strategic planning. Call (781) 224-1100.


6-7 17th Annual C4IST Exhibition. Fort Huachuca, Ariz. The Southern Arizona Chapter of the Armed Forces Electronics and Communications Association will showcase the latest products and systems from leaders in communications, electronics, intelligence and information systems. Call (520) 292-5652; Web,

16-20 Agenda 2000. The Phoenician Resort. Scottsdale, Ariz. This conference will bring together senior computer industry executives with entrepreneurs, investment analysts, government policy-makers and journalists to set the industry's agenda for the following year. The event is by invitation only. For more information or to request an invitation, visit

-- For an extended list of upcoming events, go to and choose IT Daybook/Agenda. Please send Agenda notices to Lauren Hillman at (703) 876-5126.


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