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Professionals interested in learning more about Distribution, Transportation, Travel, Security, and IT Industries. Government, Academic, Military and Industry leaders will share their knowledge. Participate in discussions in all modes of transportation across the passenger and freight spectrum. Find out what policies are impacting you now and in the future as a passenger (personal and business) and in transporting or shipping freight. Dialogue with the senior policy makers at DoT and DHS DHS Department of Homeland Security (USA)
DHS Department of Human Services
DHS Department of Health Services
DHS Demographic and Health Surveys
DHS Dirhams (Morocco national currency) 
 and let them know how their decisions affect you and your organization.

LODGING Lodging or holiday accommodation is a type of accommodation. People who travel and stay away from home for more than a day need lodging mainly for sleeping. Other purposes are safety, shelter from cold and rain, having a place to store luggage and being able to take a  

Attendees will be responsible for reserving their own lodging. InterContinental in·ter·con·ti·nen·tal  
1. Extending or taking place between or among continents: intercontinental exploration; intercontinental cooperation.

 Hotels (Crowne Plaza This article or section needs sources or references that appear in reliable, third-party publications. Alone, primary sources and sources affiliated with the subject of this article are not sufficient for an accurate encyclopedia article. , Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express), Cendant, and Choice International hotels will honor As a verb, to accept a bill of exchange, or to pay a note, check, or accepted bill, at maturity. To pay or to accept and pay, or, where a credit so engages, to purchase or discount a draft complying with the terms of the draft.  Government Per Diem per diem adj. or n. Latin for "per day," it is short for payment of daily expenses and/or fees of an employee or an agent.  rates for their properties as long as space is available. There are several large conventions in Washington DC that week, so book your room reservations as soon as possible.


There are NO parking facilities at the Convention Center, however the DC Metro (Subway subway: see rapid transit.

Underground railway system used to transport passengers within urban and suburban areas. The first subway line, 3.
) is fast, clean and convenient. Use the Mount Vernon Square Mount Vernon Square is a city square in the Northwest quadrant of Washington, D.C.. It is located where the following streets would otherwise intersect: Massachusetts Avenue, New York Avenue, K Street, and 8th Street NW.  stop on either the Green Line or the Yellow Line.


Attendees are reminded to have two forms of government issued identification with them for entrance to the Center.


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VALUE PRICED BOOTHS Only $995 per 8' X 10' standard location booth * Price includes two free registrations with each booth * Display a vehicle (any size) for $995 per booth * Hall not carpeted Telephone, computer and electric, extra

EXHIBITS MANAGER Denny Edwards, 703-751-5011,

SERVICE CONTRACTOR Geo. E. Fern Company, Attn: Missy Welch Welch , William Henry 1850-1934.

American pathologist and bacteriologist who discovered the bacteria that causes gas gangrene.
, 502-367-0254,

SET-UP/DISMANTLE Set-up: Monday, 5/17/04, 1-6pm * Dismantle dis·man·tle  
tr.v. dis·man·tled, dis·man·tling, dis·man·tles
a. To take apart; disassemble; tear down.

: Wednesday, 5/19/04, after 3:30pm

EXHIBIT HOURS Continuous both days (before professional program, after and during breaks) PLUS three dedicated periods: Tuesday, 5/18/04, 12:30-2pm and 4-6pm; Wednesday, 5/19/04, 11:20-1pm

SPONSORSHIPS Sponsorships from $300 to $10,000 are available. Contact Denny Edwards.
SCHEDULE 5/18/04 - Tuesday

9:15-10:15am   Keynote Address and Recognition of
               NTW Poster Contest Winner
                 --Secretary Norman Mineta,
                     Department of Transportation

10:15-10:30am  Break

10:30-11:10am  Industry Viewpoint--"What is
               Impacting Your Personal and Business

11:15-12:30pm  Roundtable Discussion--"One Nation
               Moving People--The Traveler and the
               Passenger Services Industry"
                 --Moderator, Ms. Marion Blakey *
                     Administrator, FAA

12:30-2:00pm   Exhibit Period I, Lunch, and Prize

2:00-2:30pm    The DoT Viewpoint--"Moving Freight
               into the Future--The Dot Freight
               Study and Action Plan"
                 --Mr. Jeffrey Shane, Under
                     of Transportation for Policy

2:35-3:50pm    Roundtable Discussion--"One Nation
               Moving Freight--A Multi-Modal
               Discussion of Transportation Public
                 --Moderator, Mr. Jeffrey Shane

4:00-6:00pm    Exhibit Period II and Prize Drawings

6:00-9:30pm    Washington DC Chapter Reception

5/19/04 - Wednesday

9:00-9:40am    "Meeting Security's Priorities"
                 --Secretary Tom Ridge *, Department
                     of Homeland Security

9:40-10:00am   Break

10:00-11:20am  Roundtable Discussion--"One Nation
               Moving Safely--Security Across the
               Passenger Freight Spectrum"
                 --Moderator, Mr. Stephen McHale
                     Deputy Administrator, TSA

11:20-1:00pm   Exhibit Period III, Lunch and Prize

1:00-2:30pm    Congressional Roundtable
               Discussion--"The View From Capitol
               Hill--The Centennial of Flight
               Aviation Authorization Act
               (Flight-100) and its Impact on
               Passenger Travel and Air Freight"

2:30-2:45pm    Conference Wrap-Up

2:45-3:15pm    Grand Prize Drawing

* invited speakers
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