As part of the
NIST Centennial celebration, a Gala is planned to bring together
NIST staff and the business, scientific, and technical communities
that have benefited from NIST research and measurement services
over the years. The event will highlight NISTs contributions
to industry and the U.S. economy, recognize members of the NIST
family, and recognize those in the private sector who have supported
March 6, 2001, 7 - 10 p.m.
of the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
(across from Department of Commerce; right on Federal Triangle
tie optional (jacket and tie, business suit, or black tie tuxedo
for men; dressy, cocktail, or evening dress for women)
ceremonial presentations by key officials
Brief presentations of Centennial plaques
Elegant dinner in a beautiful setting
Music by the Jazz Ensemble of the Duke Ellington School of the
(courtesy of the Standards Alumni Association)
$80 per person or $750 for
a table of 10
Snouffer, NIST, 100 Bureau Drive, Stop 3461, Building 101,
Room B116, Gaithersburg, MD 20899-3461, phone: (301) 975-2776,
fax: (301) 948-2067.
Sara R. Torrence,
CMP, NIST, 100 Bureau Drive, Stop 3460, Gaithersburg, MD 20899-3460,
phone: (301) 975-2774, fax: (301) 926-1630.
Visit our Centennial
web site to learn about NIST accomplishments and their effects
on science, technology and the economy over the past 100 years.
Last updated: 1/22/01