Saturday, June 12, Introduction to Fusebox. Seminar on the basics of Fusebox technology to create Web-based applications.
2 to 4 p.m., Bethesda Chevy Chase Services Center, 4805 Edgemoor Lane, 2nd Floor, Rooms A & B, Bethesda. Sponsors: Capital PC User Group Entrepreneurs and Consultants Special Interest Group. Cost: $10. Registration is required. Contact: Karen Courtney, 301-762-9372, firstname.lastname@example.org. Event Web site: www.cpcug.org/user/entrepreneur/sems.html.
Monday, June 14, Cybersecurity: The Threat and the Response. Tech event discussing the current state and the future direction of national cybersecurity policy.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m., National Press Club, 529 14th St. NW. Sponsor: National Press Club. Cost: $10 for nonmembers; free for members. Contact: 202-662-7129. Event Web site: www.press.org/programs/techevents.cfm.
Monday, June 14, What's Wrong With Windows XP and How to Fix Some of the Problems. Seminar addressing basic Windows XP Start menu configuration and demonstrating how to find documents that Windows XP cannot locate.
7 to 10 p.m., Bethesda Chevy Chase Services Center, 4805 Edgemoor Lane, 2nd floor, Rooms A & B, Bethesda. Sponsors: Capital PC User Group. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: Dennis Courtney, 301-762-9372, email@example.com. Event Web site: www.cpcug.org/user/comm/gen-meet.html.
Tuesday, June 15, Innovative Technologies to Link Project Management With Project Accounting. Seminar will discuss project management and accounting software possibilities to help control costs, increase profits and account for budgets.
12 to 1:30 p.m., Web seminar online. Sponsor: SSI Consulting. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: Jennifer Daniszewski, 410-944-3369, Ext. 4618. Event Web site: www.ssiconsulting.com/events/pma.html.
Tuesday, June 15, Career Planning: Put Your Ability on Track. Seminar for business, policy, and technology professionals seeking to reach their full career potential.
7 to 8:30 p.m., The Lyceum, 201 S. Washington St., Alexandria. Sponsor: Pathfinders. Cost: $25. Registration is required. Contact: Anthony Spadafore, 703-519-8380, firstname.lastname@example.org. Event Web site: www.pathfinderscareerdesign.com/programsresources/workshop.html.
Wednesday, June 16, The Exchange Server Seminar Series. HP and Microsoft provide details about the technical advantages of Windows Server 2003 and Exchange Server 2003, and will offer tips for changing from earlier versions of Exchange.
7:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Sheraton Premiere, 8661 Leesburg Pike, Vienna. Sponsors: HP, Microsoft, Windows & .NET Magazine network. No charge. Contact: Dave Bernard, 970-663-4700. Event Web site: winnetmag.com/roadshows/exchange2003.
Wednesday, June 16, Mining Professional Services: A Guide to Using Consultants. Learn how to work with consultants and professionals to enhance your business strengths and promote business growth.
9 to 11 a.m., Sun Trust Bank, 1445 New York Ave. NW, 1st floor. Sponsor: Washington DC Small Business Development Center. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: Hope Lawery, 202-806-1550, email@example.com. Event Web site: www.dcsbdc.com.
Wednesday, June 16, Successful Marketing. Workshop offers various techniques to increase revenue.
9 a.m. to noon, ScoreDC, 1110 Vermont Ave. NW. Sponsor: Service Corps of Retired Executives. Cost: $36. Contact: 202-606-4000, Ext. 287. Event Web site: www.scoredc.org.
Wednesday, June 16, Magnetize Your Web Site: How to Attract the Right Traffic to Your Web Site. Seminar on how to avoid expensive mistakes, help people find your Web site, get good search engine placement, write content for the Web, and build and maintain your own Web site.
6 to 8:30 p.m., Eastern Loudoun Regional Library, 21030 Whitfield Pl., Sterling. Sponsor: Loudoun County Small Business Development Center. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: 703-430-7222, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, June 17, The Laws and Economics of File Sharing and P2P Networks. Conference on the future of copyright law in the post-Napster era.
8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Cato Institute, 1000 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Sponsor: Cato Institute. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: Margaret Bruntrager, 202-789-5229, email@example.com. Event Web site: www.cato.org/events/040617f.html.
Thursday, June 17, Budgeting, Reporting & Analysis for Project-Based Organizations. Briefing on software for improving the business decision-making process.
9 to 10:45 a.m., Microsoft Mid-Atlantic Offices, 5335 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Suite 500, Potomac Room. Sponsor: Adonix. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: Jamie Okonak, 703-680-6945, Ext. 206, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.adonix-inc.com. Event Web site: www.adonix-inc.com/adonix/Event_Details.asp?classDateID=670.
Thursday, June 17, Writing a Winning Business Plan. Workshop on preparing a professional business plan, with the goal of securing a loan.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m., ScoreDC, 1110 Vermont Ave. NW. Sponsor: Service Corps of Retired Executives. Cost: $46. Contact: 202-606-4000, Ext. 287. Event Web site: www.scoredc.org.
Thursday, June 16, Technology Business Growth Resources Seminar. Seminar on the resources available in Northern Virginia to expand technology businesses.
9:30 a.m. to noon, 2214 Rock Hill Rd., Herndon. Sponsor: Virginia's Center for Innovative Technology (CIT). Cost: $15. Registration is required. Contact: Patricia L. Melton, email@example.com. Event Web site: www.cit.org.
Thursday, June 17, Federal Telecom: Where We're Headed. How We'll Get There. Panel of federal experts discusses the telecom marketplace.
11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Tower Club, 8000 Towers Crescent Dr., 17th floor, Tysons Corner. Sponsor: TelecomHub. Cost: $35 for members; $50 for nonmembers online in advance; $10 extra at the door. Contact: Geoff Livingston, TelecomHub@yahoo.com. Event Web site: www.telecomhub.org/pages/event_info.jsp?eventID=89.
Thursday, June 17, Government Leaders at the Helm. Discussion of the role new and evolving technologies play as the United States meets new challenges and opportunities.
6 to 8:30 p.m., The Sheraton Premiere, 8661 Leesburg Pike, Vienna. Sponsor: Women in Technology. Cost: $35 for WIT members; $55 for nonmembers; additional $10 for all registrations after noon the day before the event. Registration is required. Contact: 703-683-4003, firstname.lastname@example.org. Event Web site: www.womenintechnology.org.
Send information on area technology events to email@example.com at least two weeks in advance. Please model your entry on the information listed above, and include the event date in the subject field of your e-mail.