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Public Schedule for October 5, 2010


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
October 5, 2010

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SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON:
9:45 a.m.
 Secretary Clinton delivers remarks to the African Chiefs of Mission Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m.  Secretary Clinton meets with the North American Forum co-chairs, including Former Secretary of State George Shultz and Former Secretary of Defense William Perry, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
  Secretary Clinton meets with Warren and Susie Buffett, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. 
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nickolay Mladenov, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY WITH JOINT STATEMENTS FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 3:20 P.M.)

Pre-set time for video cameras: 2:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 3:05 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.



4:00 p.m. 
Secretary Clinton meets with President Obama and Secretary of Defense Bob Gates, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:30 p.m.
 Secretary Clinton attends the White House Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions Reception, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

5:15 p.m. 
Secretary Clinton receives the George McGovern Leadership Award at the World Food Program USA's 9th annual awards ceremony co-hosted by the Office of Global Partnership Initiative, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)
Watch live on www.state.gov.
Pre-set time for video cameras: 3:30 p.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access for journalists and still photographers: 5:00 p.m. at the C Street Entrance.



DEPUTY SECRETARY JIM STEINBERG
:
10:00 a.m. 
Deputy Secretary Steinberg meets with German Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m. 
Deputy Secretary Steinberg delivers remarks to the African Chiefs of Mission Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY JACK LEW:
7:00 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Lew attends the Board of Trustees of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Gala, at the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

USAID ADMINSTRATOR RAJ SHAH:
8:30 a.m. 
Administrator Shah officiates at a Swearing-In Ceremony for USAID Deputy Secretary Donald Steinberg, at USAID. 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
 
3:15 p.m.  
Administrator Shah meets with Lawrence Summers, Director of the National Economic Council, at USAID.
 (CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
 
4:15 p.m. 
Administrator Shah attends the White House Diplomatic Corps Reception, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS BILL BURNS:
Under Secretary Burns travels to Yemen, Iraq, and Jordan through October 8.  He meets in Sanaa with Yemeni government officials, leaders of the political opposition, and members of the press before departing for Baghdad.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR MANAGEMENT PAT KENNEDY:
9:00 a.m.
  Under Secretary Kennedy attends the GreenGov Symposium Opening Ceremony, presented by the White House Council on Environmental Quality and hosted by the George Washington University at George Washington University’s Lisner Auditorium.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS
:
Under Secretary Hormats meets with OECD Director Jeffrey Owens, OECD Deputy Secretary General Pier Carlo Padoan, in Paris, France.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE:
4:00 p.m.
  Under Secretary McHale attends the White House Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions Reception, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO:
4:00 p.m.
  Under Secretary Otero attends the White House Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions Reception, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

COUNSELOR AND CHIEF OF STAFF CHERYL MILLS:
Counselor Mills meets with Haitian government offices and attends the Interim Haitian Recovery Commission Board Meeting, in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti through October 6.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL:
4:00 p.m.
  Ambassador Marshall participates in the White House Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions Reception, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE:
10:30 a.m.
  Assistant Secretary Blake  meets with Dr. Gowher Rizvi, Advisor to Bangladesh’s Prime Minister Hasina, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON:
Assistant Secretary Carson hosts the African Chiefs of Mission Conference, at the Department of State.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFFREY FELTMAN:
2:00 p.m.
  Assistant Secretary Feltman meets with Swiss Ambassador Urs Ziswiler, at the Department of State. 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ:
Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on official travel in Africa.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHIL GORDON:
3:00 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Gordon joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nickolay Mladenov, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAILABILITY)


4:00 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Gordon attends the White House Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions Reception, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR VERIFICATION, COMPLIANCE AND IMPLEMENTATION ROSE GOTTEMOELLER:
10:00 a.m.  Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks at the First Committee (Disarmament and International Security) of the United Nations General Assembly, at the United Nations.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)

11:30 a.m.
  Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller briefs the press on U.S. positions at the annual meeting of the First (Disarmament and International Security) Committee of the United Nations General Assembly, in the Second Floor Press Briefing Room of the U.S. Mission to the UN.
(OPEN COVERAGE FOR PRESS WITH UN OR FOREIGN PRESS CENTER CREDENTIALS)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES:
Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Dr. Peter Hotez from the Sabin Vaccine Institute to discuss neglected tropical diseases, in Washington, D.C.

Assistant Secretary Jones delivers opening remarks at the Environment, Science, Technology and Health (ESTH) Hub Officers Conference, at the Department of State.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS DAVID JOHNSON
:
8:30 a.m. 
Assistant Secretary Johnson delivers keynote remarks to the Council of the Americas, at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ
:
Assistant Secretary Schwartz leads the U.S. Delegation to the Executive Committee Meeting of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees in Geneva, Switzerland through October 6. For more information, click here.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO:
10:15 a.m. 
Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Zoran Konjanovski, Macedonian  Minister of Defense, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:10 p.m.
  Assistant Secretary Shapiro hosts a working lunch for the lead negotiators of the Japanese delegation to discuss Host Nation Support, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK:
12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock delivers keynote remarks at a  luncheon during the Alliance for International Educational and Cultural Exchange's Annual Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


4:30 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Stock attends a White House Community College Summit reception with participants from the Fulbright, International Visitor and Humphrey programs sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY AND CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER SUSAN SWART
:
Assistant Secretary Swart participates in a panel discussion at the GreenGov Symposium Opening Ceremony, presented by the White House Council on Environmental Quality and hosted by the George Washington University, in GWU’s Lisner Auditorium.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA:
11:00 a.m. 
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela delivers remarks at the Annual Policymaker Briefing held by the Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America (AACCLA), at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

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2:00 p.m.  
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with Nicaraguan Ambassador Francisco Campbell, at the Department of State. 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
  Assistant Secretary Valenzuela attends the White House Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions Reception, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN:
3:30 p.m.
  Ambassador Benjamin attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY
:
Ambassador Goosby participates in the Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, in New York.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER:
12:00 p.m. 
Ambassador Melanne Verveer meets with Fairfield University professors Rev. Richard Ryscavage, Director of the Center for Faith and Public Life, and Gita Ryan to discuss plans for establishing a Gender Institute, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. 
Ambassador Melanne Verveer attends the 2010 Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit, at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL ENVOY FOR INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AFFAIRS DAVID GOLDWYN
:
11:00 a.m.
  Special Envoy Goldwyn meets with Romanian Ambassador Adrian Vierita, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. 
Special Envoy Goldwyn delivers remarks to the African Chiefs of Mission Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SPECIAL ENVOY FOR CLIMATE CHANGE JONATHAN PERSHING
:
Deputy Special Envoy Pershing leads the U.S. delegation to Tianjin, China for UNFCCC negotiations through October 9.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING ANNE-MARIE SLAUGHTER
:

8:00 a.m.  Dr. Slaughter participates in events for  the 2010 Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit, at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:00 p.m. 
Dr. Slaughter attends the Board of Trustees of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Gala, at the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:
1:15 p.m.
 Daily Press Briefing with Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley

 



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