Events of Interest: Week of December 7-11, 2009

Events of Interest: Week of December 7-11, 2009

The following events may be of interest next week. For further information, see our calendar on the right menu or click on the links provided below. Note that congressional hearings are subject to change. Check the relevant committee’s website for up to date information.

During the Week

  • Action on the remaining FY2010 appropriations bills may come at any time.
  • The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation committee approved the nomination of Philip Coyle to be Associate Director for National Security and International Affairs at OSTP on December 3. His nomination could be brought to the Senate floor at any time. (The Senate is in session this weekend, too.)

Tuesday-Thursday, December 8-10

  • NASA-DARPA international conference on orbital debris removal, Westfields Marriott Hotel, Chantilly, VA (see NASA’s October 2009 Orbital Debris Quarterly News for more information)

Wednesday, December 9

Thursday, December 10

Friday, December 11

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