Plenary Session Monday, February 22, 1999
THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of Science and Technology Policy



For Immediate Release MEDIA ADVISORY Contact: 202/456-6108

February 18, 1999
 
 

The President's Committee of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST)will meet in plenary session on Monday, February 22, 1999 in Washington,D.C. Key issues for discussion include the President's budget for FY 2000,and the anticipated report from the President's Information Technology Advisory Committee (PITAC).

The Committee will meet with Tom Kahn, of the House Budget Committee;Elgie Holstein, Associate Director of the Office of Management and Budget;Charles Larson of the Industrial Research Institute, Inc.; Al Teich ofthe American Association for the Advancement of Science; and Ken Kennedy of PITAC.

The PCAST was established by President Clinton in 1993, and includesdistinguished individuals from industry, research institutions, and othernon-governmental organizations. Itis co-chaired by Neal Lane, Assistant to the President for Science andTechnology, and John Young, former President and CEO of Hewlett-PackardCompany. The Committee serves as the highest level private sectorgroup that advises the President on the Administration's science and technologybudgets and policies.


WHO: President's Committee of Advisors on Science and Technology(PCAST)

WHAT: Plenary (Open) Session

WHEN: 1:00 4:15 p.m. Monday, February 22, 1999

WHERE: White House Conference Center  726 Jackson Place, NW


Media Contact: David Stevens, (202) 456-6108

Attached: Preliminary Agenda for Plenary Session


PRESIDENT'S COMMITTEE OF ADVISORS

ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

White House Conference Center
726 Jackson Place, NW
Truman Room, 3rd Floor
Monday, February 22, 1999

PLENARY SESSION: TENTATIVE AGENDA

1:00pm     Welcome and Announcements

1:05pm     Panel Reports

FY2000 BUDGET UPDATE AND ANALYSIS

2:00pm    Tom Kahn, Staff Director, Minority,House Budget Committee

2:30pm    Elgie Holstein, Associate Director,Natural Resources, Energy, and
               Science, Office of Management and Budget

2:50pm    Charles Larson, Executive Director,Industrial Research Institute, Inc.

3:10pm    Al Teich, Director of Science and PolicyPrograms, American Association for the Advancement of Science

3:30pm    BREAK

3:45pm    President's Information Technology Advisory Committee (PITAC)
               Report - Ken Kennedy, PITAC Co-Chairman

4:05pm     PUBLIC COMMENT

4:15pm     ADJOURN PLENARY SESSION
 



President's Committee of Advisors
on Science and Technology
(PCAST)
1600 Pennsylvania Ave, N.W.
Washington, DC20502
202.456.6100
Information@ostp.eop.gov


Calendar

Agenda January 26, 1998

Agenda March 5/6, 1998

Agenda June 9, 1998

Twelvth Plenary Session March 1998

Agenda September 17, 1998

Thirteenth Plenary Session

Fourteenth Plenary Session September 1998

Agenda November 19, 1998

Fifteenth Plenary Session November 1998

Plenary Session Monday, February 22, 1999

Sixteenth Session February 22, 1999

Plenary Session on Monday, May 24th, 1999

Seventeenth Session May 24/25 1999 Minutes

Plenary Session on December 10th, 1999

Eighteenth Session December 10, 1999 Minutes

PCAST Plenary Session on February 17th, 2000

PCAST plenary session on, Sept. 16th, 1999

Nineteenth Session February 17, 2000 Minutes

PCAST plenary session on May 18th, 2000


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