* Apologies for cross postings *


The DC Chapter of the Special Libraries Association (DC/SLA) is pleased to host Strengthening SLA's Global Visibility: Substance and Culture in Tunisia, presented by Janice R. Lachance, SLA's Chief Executive Officer.  Janice will share her experience as a member of the United States Delegation to the United Nation's World Summit on the Information Society.  The Summit brought together Heads of State, Vice-Presidents and Ministers, as well as high-level representatives from international organizations, private sector, and civil society to find solutions and reach agreements in the field of Internet governance.


Come hear Janice discuss the issues which lead to the Summit, the processes used by various stakeholders to advance their positions, the outcomes and next action items that have been planned.  


* The DC/SLA Chapter wishes to thank Factiva for their sponsorship of this program. *


DATE:     Wednesday, February 22, 2006


TIME:     Reception from 6:00pm to 7:00pm

          Presentation from 7:00pm to 8:30pm


PLACE:    National Press Club

          529 14th St, NW

          Conference Room, 13th Floor

          Washington, DC 20045

          One block from Metro Center Metro (Red/Orange/Blue Lines)


PRICE:    $10.00 for DC/SLA Chapter Members

          $15.00 for Non-Chapter Members

          $5.00 for Students/Retirees


PAYMENT:  Payments can be made via PayPal or by check.

          PayPal links are the bottom of the event page: 

          Checks should be made payable DC/SLA and mailed to Lorraine Bell at Factiva, 1600 K Street, NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20006


REGISTRATION:   Regardless of payment option, RSVP to Lorraine Bell at [log in to unmask].  Deadline for registration is Friday, February 17, 2006.



Jenny Wood

DC/SLA Corresponding Secretary

email: [log in to unmask] | phone: 202-777-5121