Tuesday, Nov. 15, Technology Adoption in New Internet Game Markets. Three presentations on where markets for interactive, online computer games are heading.

5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Capital Genomics, 9290 Gaither Rd., Gaithersburg. Sponsor: 270Tech. Cost: $20; $10 for full-time students. Contact: Roger Erickson, 301-370-1097, rge@270Tech.net. Event Web site: www.270tech.net/showEvent.do?id=68.

Wednesday, Nov. 16, FedFocus 2006 Conference. Government information technology executives share plans and priorities for the new fiscal year.

7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Renaissance Washington Hotel, 999 9th St. NW. Sponsor: Input. Cost: $250, government employees; $495, Input members; $595, non-Input members. Contact: 703-707-3673. Event Web site: www.fedfocus.input.com.

Wednesday, Nov. 16, Managing Technical Innovation and Launching New Bio IT Products. A panel of experts speak about finance, management, marketing, and legal issues for technical and business professionals.

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., John Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus, 9601 Medical Center Dr., Rockville. Sponsor: John Hopkins University. Cost: Free for BIO IT Coalition members; $25, nonmembers; $10, students. Contact: Eileen Mandell, 202-220-1402, mandelle@bioitcoalition.org. Event Web site: www.bioitcoalition.org/events.html#Nov_05.

Wednesday, Nov. 16, Changing Satellite Industry. Experts from satellite technology and communications companies discuss the role of satellites in today's communication landscape.

11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ritz Carlton, 1700 Tysons Blvd., McLean. Sponsor: TelecomHUB. Cost: $50, members; $70, nonmembers; $10 extra at the door. Contact: TelecomHUB@yahoo.com. Event Web site: www.telecomhub.org/pages%5Cevent_info.jsp?eventID=162.

Friday, Nov. 18, University of Maryland's 6th Annual CIO Forum. A meeting of chief information officers, technology strategists and academic researchers. Event focuses on issues confronting technology strategists.

8 a.m. to 4 p.m., University of Maryland's College Park Campus, Van Munching Hall. Sponsor: Robert H. Smith School of Business. Cost, $125. Registration is required. Contact: Angela Toda, atoda@rhsmith.umd.edu, 301-405-8062. Event Web site: www.rhsmith.umd.edu/cioforum.

Friday, Nov. 18, Fauquier Technology Day. A day of events for parents of Fauquier County students and the region's business community.

8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Lord Fairfax Community College, Warrenton Campus, 680 College St., Warrenton. Sponsor: Fauquier Technology Alliance. Cost: Free for the workshops and reception, expo, job fair; luncheon is $20, members; $25, nonmembers. Contact: Trent White, 703-220-1040, twhite@nl.edu. Event Web site: www.fauquiertechnology.org.

Send information on area technology events to facetime@washpost.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.