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Current Events

From the SSA Office of Legislation and Congressional Affairs:

REPORT OF PENDING SSA-RELATED HEARINGS, MARKUPS, AND OTHER EVENTS OF INTEREST 

 

REPORT OF PENDING SSA-RELATED HEARINGS,

MARKUPS, AND OTHER

EVENTS OF INTEREST

 

  

I.                   Hearings/Events at Which SSA is Expected to Participate

 

8/25     The Institute for Defense and Government Advancement will hold a two-day summit

 -  27      titled, “IT Legacy Modernization for Government.”  Government IT end users will discuss the latest in Federal legacy transformation projects, including the Social Security Administration’s investment in data centers, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s spending on secure networks, and the Veterans Administration’s expenditure on medical IT support.  The event begins at 10:00 a.m., Double Tree Hotel, 300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA.  Brian Bissett, Data Center Program Manager, SSA, is scheduled to participate on Day 1.  For further information:  http://www.itlegacymodernization.com/default.aspx

 

  II.        Other Congressional Hearings/Markups of Interest

 

  8/5       Senate Special Aging Committee (Nelson), 10:30 a.m., Indiana State Fairgrounds:  The committee will hold a field hearing titled “Trust Your Instincts? Tools to Empower Seniors to Identify Scams and Fraud.”  For further information: http://www.aging.senate.gov/hearings/trust-your-instincts-tools-to-empower-seniors-to-identify-scams-and-fraud

 

III.               Other Events of Interest

 

  8/7       The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation will hold a panel discussion titled “The State of Health Information Technology Adoption and the Nation's Health Information Infrastructure: Recommendations from the Jason Report.”  The event will begin at 9:00 a.m., Washington Court Hotel, 525 New Jersey Ave., NW, Washington D.C.

 

8/27     The National Work Incentives Seminar Event (WISE) will hold a National Webinar titled, “Ticket to Work: Finding and Keeping the Job That’s Right for You,” beginning at 3:00 p.m.  WISE webinars are online events held for beneficiaries to learn about the Ticket to Work Program and available work incentives through accessible learning opportunities.  For further information:  https://www.chooseworkttw.net/wise/jsp/wise.jsp