Friday, Nov. 22, "Terrorism, Technology and Trade." Networking event and seminar for local technology professionals.

7:30 to 9:15 a.m., Tower Club, 8000 Towers Crescent Dr., Suite 1700, Tysons Corner. Sponsor: Tower Club. Cost: $15 members; $25 nonmembers. Contact: 703-761-4250,

Friday, Nov. 22, "Get Wired! A.M." Networking event for local technology professionals.

8 to 9:30 a.m., Strathmore Hall, 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda. Sponsor: Technology Council of Maryland. Cost: $10 members; $25 nonmembers. Contact: Vania Jacobs, 240-453-6216, Event Web site:

Friday, Nov. 22, "Successful Marketing." Workshop on how to develop and implement a marketing plan, market on the Internet and get a Web page.

9 a.m. to noon, 1110 Vermont Ave. NW, ninth floor. Sponsor: Service Corps of Retired Executives. Cost: $30. Contact: 202-606-4000, Ext. 287. Event Web site:

Friday, Nov. 22, "How to Identify and Influence the Key Decision Makers." Seminar on identifying key decision makers, the top five motives for buying and the top three buying criteria.

9 a.m. to noon, Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce, 1763 Fountain Dr., Reston. Sponsor: Savar & Associates LLC. Cost: $89. Contact: Sheila Savar, 703-810-8402,

Friday, Nov. 22, "Intense Internet Search." Seminar on Internet search strategies.

6 to 8 p.m., Byte Back, 815 Monroe St. NE. Sponsor: Byte Back Inc. Cost: $10. Contact: 202-529-3395,

Monday, Nov. 25, "NVTC TechPAC Holiday Reception." Networking event for local technology professionals to support the Northern Virginia Technology Council's state-level political action committee.

6 to 8 p.m., McCormick & Schmick's, 11920 Democracy Dr., Reston. Sponsor: Northern Virginia Technology Council. Cost: $100. Contact: Event Web site:

Tuesday, Nov. 26, "SBC's Approach to Supply Chain Management." Seminar and discussion on the steps SBC Communications Inc. has taken to improve its bottom line and the resulting benefits.

8:30 to 11 a.m., Virginia's Center for Innovative Technology, 2214 Rock Hill Rd., Herndon. Contact: Lee Taylor, 703-481-3231, Event Web site:

Tuesday, Nov. 26, "Mystery Networking Gala." Networking event for entrepreneurs.

7 to 9 p.m., D.C. Jewish Community Center, 1529 16th St. NW. Sponsor: YesCircle. Cost: $15 nonmembers. No charge for members. Contact: Event Web site:

Wednesday, Nov. 27, "Internet Tutorial." Personalized seminar for help with various Web skills.

10:30 a.m., Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library, 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church. Sponsor: Fairfax County Public Library. No charge, but registration is required. Contact: 703-790-8088. Event Web site:

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