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Public Schedule for October 8, 2010


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
October 8, 2010

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SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

11:00 a.m.
  Secretary Clinton calls British Foreign Secretary William Hague.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. 
Secretary Clinton meets with senior staff to discuss the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

8:30 a.m.  
Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:00 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:45 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Steinberg accepts the credentials of Colombian Ambassador-designate Gabriel Silva Lujan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:25 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:45 p.m.   
Deputy Secretary Steinberg meets with Israeli Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY JACOB LEW

12:00 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Lew meets with Secretary Clinton and senior staff to discuss the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


USAID ADMINSTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

9:00 a.m.  
Administrator Shah meets with Georgian Prime Minister Nikoloz Gilauri, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. 
Administrator Shah meets with Secretary Clinton and senior staff to discuss the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:45 p.m.
Administrator Shah delivers closing keynote remarks at the Columbia Business School Social Enterprise Conference at Columbia University’s Lerner Hall in New York City.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM 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 PATRICK KENNEDY

9:30 a.m.
  Under Secretary Kennedy delivers remarks to the South and Central Asian Chiefs of Mission Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS


9:00 a.m.  
Under Secretary Hormats attends the 2010 Institute of International Finance Annual Membership Meeting, at the Ronald Reagan Building.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

1:45 p.m.  
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Chinese Finance Vice Minister Zhu Guangyao, at the World Bank.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.  
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Ukrainan Vice Prime Minister Sergey Tigipko, at the World Bank.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.  
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Thomas Mirkow, President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), at the World Bank.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.  
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Brazilian Secretary of International Affairs Marcos Galvao, at the World Bank
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.  
Under Secretary Hormats meets with North African Finance Ministers, at the World Bank.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

8:00 a.m.
  Under Secretary McHale meets with female students from Washington and Lee University and Southern Virginia University, and female cadets from the Virginia Military Institute, in Lexington, Virginia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE) 
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2:00 p.m.  Under Secretary McHale delivers remarks to the South and Central Asia Chiefs of Mission Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE) 


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

8:30 a.m.  
Under Secretary Otero delivers remarks at the Opportunity International Microfinance Conference, in Arlington, Virginia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


COUNSELOR AND CHIEF OF STAFF CHERYL MILLS

12:00 p.m.  Counselor Mills meets with Secretary Clinton and senior staff to discuss the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review, 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.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL, VERIFICATION AND COMPLIANCE ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

11:30 a.m.  
Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller meets with President of the Russian National Academy of Sciences Yuri Osipov, at the Department of State.  
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller meets with Dutch Ambassador to the Conference on Disarmament Paul van den Ijssel, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS DAVID JOHNSON

Assistant Secretary Johnson delivers closing remarks at the World Customs Organization for “Operation Global Shield,” in Brussels, Belgium. The conference is a training seminar for over seventy countries aimed at combating the illicit cross-border diversion and trafficking of precursor chemicals by terrorist and other criminal organizations.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ

Assistant Secretary Schwartz is traveling in Pakistan, where he is meeting with government officials and representatives of international agencies engaged in humanitarian assistance efforts.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA


Assistant Secretary Valenzuela delivers remarks on “U.S-Latin American Relations in the Obama Era,” at the Presidential session of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) Congress in Toronto, Canada. For more information click here.


COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE DANIEL BENJAMIN

Ambassador Benjamin travels to Paris, Brussels, Berlin, and London through October 16 for meetings with senior government officials to discuss counterterrorism cooperation.


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


8:45 a.m.
  Dr. Slaughter delivers remarks to the South and Central Asian Chiefs of Mission Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. 
Dr. Slaughter meets with Secretary Clinton and senior staff to discuss the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

1:00 p.m.
 Daily Press Briefing.



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