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Silicon Valley: Current 21st Century Trends of U.S. Information Technology Tour

August 23, 2009


Date: 08/24/2009 Location: San Francisco & Silicon Valley, CA Description: Foreign Press Center journalists toured San Francisco and Silicon Valley from August 23-27 to take an in-depth look at the current status of information and computing technology, technology trends, and research projects in the home of America's premier IT innovators. © State Dept Image

August 23-27, 2009: San Francisco & Silicon Valley, CA
Contact: Barbara Cooley, Washington Foreign Press Center
Telephone: 202-504-6352; email: CooleyB@state.gov

The Washington Foreign Press Center organized a tour to San Francisco and Silicon Valley, Calif. The California-based journalists, representing media organizations from Switzerland, China, Italy, France, Sri Lanka, Germany, Abidjan, Korea and Brazil, took an in-depth look at computing technology, technology trends, and research projects in the home of America’s premier IT innovators.