AN ITEM IN YESTERDAY'S FACETIME CALENDAR IN THE BUSINESS SECTION INCORRECTLY IDENTIFIED THE SPONSOR AND E-MAIL ADDRESS FOR WEBFEST'99, A CONFERENCE BEING HELD THURSDAY, JUNE 17. JUDY SILVER, THE CONTACT AT SPONSOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY COMMUNICATORS ASSOCIATION, CAN BE REACHED AT firstname.lastname@example.org. (Published 06/12/99)
Friday--"Liquidity Strategies for the Entrepreneur." No matter how well or badly a business is going, entrepreneurs may need an exit strategy. A panel of experts will discuss ways to sell a company.
7:30 to 9:30 a.m., Fairview Park Marriott, 3111 Fairview Park Dr., Falls Church. Sponsor: George Mason University Entrepreneurship Center. No charge. Contact: Jody Keenan, 703-277-7700, email@example.com.
Monday--"Infospeed DSL." Heard about digital subscriber line (DSL) service but aren't sure what it is? This presentation will focus on a Bell Atlantic Corp. version of the high-speed Internet link, Infospeed DSL. Company official Tracie Good will talk about features, pricing, availability, competitive alternatives and the technology that drives it.
7:45 to 8:50 p.m., National Institutes of Health, Masur Auditorium, Building 10, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda. Sponsor: Capital PC User Group. No charge. Contact: Scott Mohnkern, 301-738-0097, firstname.lastname@example.org. Event URL: www.cpcug.org/user/comm/
Wednesday--"Internet Privacy: A Panel Debate." A program on the comparative merits of government vs. private regulation of the Internet. Speakers will include Peter Swire, chief counselor for privacy, Office of Management and Budget; Gerard de Graaf, Washington office, European Commission; Harriet Pearson, director of public affairs, IBM Corp.; and Mary Culnan, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University.
6:30 to 7 p.m., registration; 7 to 8:15 p.m., panel presentation. Economic Strategy Institute, 1401 H St. NW. Sponsors: Capital Communications Professionals and the Online Committee of the Federal Communications Bar Association. Cost: $10, members; $25, nonmembers; $12.50, students. Contact: Sal Ditri, 301-564-1032, email@example.com. Event Web site: www.ctpva.com.
Next Thursday--WebFest '99. A look at today's digital culture and technology, with companies displaying Web-related goods and services.
6 to 9 p.m., McLean Hilton, 7920 Jones Branch Dr. Sponsor: International Technology Communicators Association. Cost: $20, members; $25, nonmembers. Contact: Judy Silver, 301-854-9606, firstname.lastname@example.org. Event Web site: www.itcomm.org.