FTC Will Hold Public Workshop on B2B Electronic Marketplaces;

Event to Be Held in Jefferson Auditorium at U.S. Department of Agriculture

Media Advisory

The Federal Trade Commission will hold a two day public workshop on June 29 and 30, 2000, to examine issues of competition policy that arise in connection with business-to-business ("B2B") electronic marketplaces. This workshop will be open to the public as well as the press. There is no pre-registration. The auditorium will open at 7:30 am, both days.

Location: U.S. Department of Agriculture (Jefferson Auditorium)
14th & Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250
(202) 720-8732 or (202) 720-5781
The best entrance for the Jefferson Auditorium is through Wing 5 of the Department of Agriculture's headquarters building, located on Independence Avenue, SW, between 12th and 14th Streets, SW.

The agenda, and the list of panelists participating in the workshop are available at the FTC's Website at http://www.ftc.gov

Contact Information

Media Contact:
Howard Shapiro
Office of Public Affairs
202-326-2176