Learning @ Lunch Series: DTIC: 60 Years of Providing Defense
Information for All
Bring your lunch! (Cookies and juice provided.)
Tuesday, March 18
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The Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) is a Department of
Defense (DoD) Field Activity. DTIC is the central source within DoD for
acquiring, storing, retrieving and disseminating scientific and
technical information (STI) to support the management and conduct of DoD
research, development, engineering and studies programs. The center also
provides information tools and systems to support Pentagon executives
and managers. DTIC hosts, develops and maintains more than 100 of
DoD’s major Web sites. This Learning@Lunch lecture will focus on
DTIC’s 60 year existence and will highlight the diverse contributions
and challenges for DTIC over the years.
The L@L presenter, Paul Ryan, is the administrator of DTIC. Previously
at DTIC, Ryan was the deputy administrator. A native of Philadelphia,
Ryan earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Villanova
University and a Master of Science degree in Information Science from
Mr. Ryan, is currently chair of CENDI, the federal STI managers group
and serves on the Federal Library and Information Centers Committee
(FLICC) Executive Board. Ryan served two consecutive five-year terms on
the board of trustees for the Harford County (MD) Public Library System
and as it’s treasurer and board chair.
January 30, 2008
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Library of Congress
Conference Room, Room 218
Adams Building, 2nd Floor
(Orange/ Blue Lines)
FLICC Education Working Group
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TTY (202) 707-4995
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Please notify FLICC at (202) 707-4813 if you cannot attend to allow
those on the waiting list an opportunity to register.