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Public Schedule for September 29, 2010


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
September 29, 2010

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SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:45 a.m.
  Secretary Clinton delivers welcoming remarks to the Historical Conference on the American Experience on Southeast Asia, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
For more information, click here.
Pre-set time for video cameras: 7:45 a.m. from the 21st Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:15 a.m. from the 21st Street Entrance.


10:30 a.m.
  Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with EU High Representative Lady Catherine Ashton, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAILABILITY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 11:35 A.M.)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 11:00 a.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 11:15 a.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance.


1:00 p.m.
  Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAILABILITY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 2:05 P.M.)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 1:20 p.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:45 p.m.
at the 23rd Street Entrance.

2:30 p.m. 
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Salvadoran President Mauricio Funes, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY WITH JOINT STATEMENTS FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 3:15 P.M.)

Pre-set time for video cameras: 2:45 p.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 3:00 p.m.
at the 23rd Street Entrance.


DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

11:00 a.m. 
Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

2:00 p.m.  Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

5:00 p.m.  Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

12:30 p.m. 
Administrator Shah delivers the keynote address at the ANDE/Aspen Institute Annual Conference, in Glen Cove, New York.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. 
Administrator Shah delivers remarks at the Joseph Wharton Alumni Dinner, at the Metropolitan Club in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

 
UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS

8:30 a.m. 
Under Secretary Burns has a working breakfast with Indian National Security Adviser Shivshankar Menon, at the Department of State. 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. 
Under Secretary Burns joins National Security Adviser Jim Jones’ meetings with Indian National Security Adviser Shivshankar Menon, at the White House. 
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:00 p.m.  
Under Secretary Burns meets with Australian Ambassador Kim Beazley, at the Department of State. 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS

8:35 a.m. 
Under Secretary Hormats delivers welcome remarks at the Afghanistan Mining Roadshow, at the Grand Hyatt Commodore Restaurant in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

Under Secretary McHale travels to Turkey, Belgium and Germany through October 1. For more information, click here.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

8:45 a.m.  
Under Secretary Otero meets with Assistant Secretaries Posner and Schwartz and Ambassador Cdebaca, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
 Under Secretary Otero meets with Congresswoman Nita Lowey, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


COUNSELOR AND CHIEF OF STAFF CHERYL MILLS

11:30 a.m.
 Counselor Mills participates in a conference call with Interaction CEOs on the 1000 Days effort. For more information, click here.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.  Counselor Mills briefs members of the Congressional Black Caucus on the United States’ Haiti recovery strategy, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

Assistant Secretary Brimmer attends the 37th triennial session of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Assembly, in Montreal, Canada.  For more information, click here.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL


2:00 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Campbell appears before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment to testify on “Renewed Engagement:  U.S. Policy Toward Pacific Island Nations,” in Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2172.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOUSE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

Assistant Secretary Carson departs for travel to Abuja, Nigeria as part of the Presidential Delegation to the 50th Anniversary of Independence of Nigeria Celebration.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

2:30 p.m.
 Assistant Secretary Fernandez joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with Salvadoran President Maurico Funes, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY WITH JOINT STATEMENTS FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING)

4:00 p.m.
 Assistant Secretary Fernandez and Salvadoran Technical Secretary briefs members of the foreign press on the Building Remittance Investment for Development Growth and Entrepreneurship (BRIDGE) Initiative, at the Foreign Press Center in Washington, D.C.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE FOR REPRESENTATIVES OF FOREIGN MEDIA OUTLETS) 


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON

10:30 a.m.  Assistant Secretary Gordon joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with EU High Representative Lady Catherine Ashton, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAILABILITY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 11:35 A.M.)


1:00 p.m.
  Assistant Secretary Gordon joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAILABILITY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 2:05 P.M.)



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR VERIFICATION, COMPLIANCE AND IMPLEMENTATION ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

9:00 a.m.  Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller meets with members of the Consensus for American Security, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

8:45 a.m.  
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Under Secretary Otero, Assistant Secretary Schwartz and Ambassador Cdebaca, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
 Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Congresswoman Nita Lowey, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ

8:45 a.m.  
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Under Secretary Otero, Assistant Secretary Schwartz and Ambassador Cdebaca, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO


Assistant Secretary Shapiro attends the Seoul Liberation Commemoration as part of the U.S. Presidential Delegation through September 29 in Seoul, South Korea.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA

12:30 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

2:30 p.m.
 Assistant Secretary Valenzuela joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with Salvadoran President Maurico Funes, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY WITH JOINT STATEMENTS FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

8:45 a.m.  
Ambassador Benjamin delivers opening remarks, via virtual teleconference, at the Western Hemisphere Affairs Counterterrorism Workshop in Panama. 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.  
Ambassador Benjamin attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:30 p.m.  
Ambassador Benjamin delivers the keynote address at a luncheon honoring the 6th Annual U.S.-Turkey Seminar of the Congressional Study Group on Turkey, at Rayburn House Office Building.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LUIS CDEBACA

8:45 a.m.  
Ambassador Cdebaca meets with Under Secretary Otero, Assistant Secretary Schwartz and Assistant Secretary Posner, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


SPECIAL ENVOY FOR INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AFFAIRS DAVID GOLDWYN


Special Envoy Goldwyn travels on official business to China through September 30 with Special Advisor for Nonproliferation and Arms Control Robert Einhorn.


GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR AMBASSADOR ERIC GOOSBY

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby testifies on the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs at the Rayburn House Office Building.
 (OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
For more information, click here.


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER

Ambassador Melanne Verveer travels to Tokyo and Gifu, Japan through October 2 to participate in the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Women Entrepreneurs Summit and the APEC Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Ministerial.  She will also deliver an address in Gifu and participate in an event marking the summit sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo.  For more information, click here.


DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING ANNE-MARIE SLAUGHTER


10:30 a.m.
  Dr. Slaughter joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with EU High Representative Lady Catherine Ashton, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAILABILITY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 11:35 A.M.)

4:00 p.m.
  Dr. Slaughter meets with Ambassador Ronald Neumann, President of the American Academy of Diplomacy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. 
Dr. Slaughter attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

  
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