President Bush to Honor Recipients of the 2007 National Medal of Science and National Medal of Technology and Innovation

September 26, 2008

Contact:
Kristin Scuderi (202) 456-6124

Washington, D.C. - President George W. Bush will honor the 2007 recipients of the National Medal of Science and the National Medal of Technology and Innovation in an awards ceremony at the White House on Monday, September 29, 2008. The ceremony will be carried live by satellite feed and webcast on the White House website at: http://www.whitehouse.gov.

Who/What: President Bush will present the National Medal of Science and the National Medal of Technology and Innovation to the 2007 laureates.

When: Monday, September 29, 2008 at 10:05 a.m. ET

Where: The White House, East Room
Washington, D.C.

Satellite Coordinates:
Test: 9:30 - 10 a.m.
Time: 10 - 11 a.m.
11 - 11:15 approximately

C-Band:
AMC 3 C15 Analogue
U/L Freq. 6225 Vertical
D/L Freq. 4000 Horizontal

KU Band:
AMC 16 K21
U/L Freq. 14420 Horizontal
D/L Freq. 12120 Vertical

***If you're a reporter and would like to cover the awards ceremony, please call the White House Office of Media Affairs at: (202) 456-6238 to request clearance.

To see the list of laureates please visit our website: www.ostp.gov and click on "Pressroom"

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