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Public Schedule for February 1, 2011


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
February 1, 2011

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SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

10:15 a.m.  Secretary Clinton attends a Cabinet meeting with President Obama, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:00 p.m. 
Secretary Clinton meets with Secretary of Defense Bob Gates and National Security Advisor Tom Donilon, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

2:00 p.m. 
Secretary Clinton chairs the annual meeting of the President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY WITH OPENING REMARKS IN THE JEFFERSON ROOM)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 1:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


3:30 p.m.  Secretary Clinton attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:30 p.m. 
Secretary Clinton officiates a Swearing-In Ceremony for Assistant Secretary Brownfield, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

Deputy Secretary Steinberg is on foreign travel in Africa, accompanied by Assistant Secretary Carson. Click
here for more information.


DEPUTY SECRETARY THOMAS NIDES

Deputy Secretary Nides holds meetings with Ambassador to Afghanistan Eikenberry, Ambassador to Yemen Feierstein, Ambassador to Iraq Jeffery and General Lloyd Austin.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.  Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Assistant Secretary Shapiro, Assistant Secretary Blake and Deputy Director of Foreign Assistance Rob Goldberg, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:15 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with UK Ambassador Sheinwald, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with the budget team, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:15 p.m. 
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with AIPAC Chair Howard Kohr and Ester Kurtz-Scheibel, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

8:30 a.m. 
Administrator Shah attends a Food Security Breakfast with Senator Bob Casey, on Capitol Hill.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
  Administrator Shah meets with Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.  Administrator Shah attends the annual meeting of the President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY)

3:30 p.m.  Administrator Shah meets with Senator Richard Durbin, on Capitol Hill.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS

9:45 a.m. 
Under Secretary Burns speaks to a delegation from the NATO Parliamentary Assembly, at the Department of State.
 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m. 
Under Secretary Burns meets with Japanese Deputy Foreign Minister Koro Bessho, at the Department of State.
 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. 
Under Secretary Burns meets with Ambassador to South Africa Donald Gips, at the Department of State. 

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m.  
Under Secretary Burns meets with Russian Federation Council Senator Mikhail Margelov, at the Department of State. 

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. 
Under Secretary Burns meets with Senator Mark Warner, at the Russell Senate Office Building. 

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. 
Under Secretary Burns speaks to participants in the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs Chiefs of Mission Conference, at the Department of State.
 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m.
 Under Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Kazakhstan Ambassador John Ordway, at the Department of State. 

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS

2:00 p.m. 
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Ambassador to the European Union William Kennard, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.  Under Secretary Hormats meets with Ambassador to Uruguay David Nelson, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.  Under Secretary Hormats meets with Ambassador to Russia John Beyrle, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

10:00 a.m. 
Under Secretary McHale meets with Dr. Carol Adelman, the Director of the Hudson Institute’s Center for Global Prosperity, at the Department of State. 

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:15 a.m. 
Under Secretary McHale speaks to the Africa Chiefs of Mission Conference at the Department of State. 

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:45 a.m. 
Under Secretary McHale meets with Ambassador to Bangladesh James Moriarty at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. 
Under Secretary McHale meets with Ambassador to Italy David Thorne, at the Department of State. 
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. 
Under Secretary McHale meets with Ambassador to Finland Bruce Oreck, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

1:00 p.m.
 Under Secretary Otero meets with Ambassador to Indonesia Scot Marciel, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
 Under Secretary Otero attends the annual meeting of the President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking, at the Department of State.

(CAMERA SPRAY)

4:30 p.m.
 Under Secretary Otero attends the Swearing-In Ceremony for Assistant Secretary Bill Brownfield, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:15 p.m. 
Under Secretary Otero meets with Ambassadors to Central American states, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE


Assistant Secretary Blake leads the South and Central Asia Chiefs of Mission Conference in Washington DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Deputy Secretary Nides, Assistant Secretary Shapiro and Deputy Director of Foreign Assistance Rob Goldberg, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

2:00 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Brimmer delivers remarks on “Revitalizing the UN and Multilateral Cooperation: Charting the Administration’s Progress,” at the Brookings Institution.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

4:30 p.m. 
Ambassador Brownfield is sworn-in by Secretary Clinton, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON


Assistant Secretary Carson accompanies Deputy Secretary Steinberg on foreign travel in Africa through February 5. Click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ


2:00 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with the U.S. Business Coalition for the Trans-Pacific Partnership, in Washington DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON


Assistant Secretary Gordon leads the European and Eurasian Affairs Chiefs of Mission Conference, in Washington DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES


Assistant Secretary Jones is on foreign travel to Central Asia through February 5.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

1:30 p.m.  
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Swedish Head of International Law and Human Rights Development Per Sjogren, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense David Sedney, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:15 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Ambassador to Mexico Carlos Pascual, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO


Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Deputy Secretary Nides, Assistant Secretary Blake and Deputy Director of Foreign Assistance Rob Goldberg, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

8:50 a.m. 
Assistant Secretary Stock meets with Ambassador to Japan John Roos, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m.  
Assistant Secretary Stock meets with Armenian and Turkish youth basketball coaches and players participating in the Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs’ sports exchange program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


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)

4:30 p.m.
 Ambassador Benjamin attends a meeting at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


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


9:30 a.m.  Ambassador CdeBaca meets with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, at the Department of Agriculture.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.  Ambassador CdeBaca attends the annual meeting of the President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY)

3:00 p.m.  Ambassador CdeBaca briefs the press following the President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons Task Force Meeting on new interagency initiatives to combat trafficking in persons, in the Press Briefing Room (2209) at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)



AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY

4:30 p.m.
  Ambassador Goosby meets with Ukraine’s Ambassador Olexander Motsyk, at the Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator in Washington DC.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR WAR CRIMES ISSUES STEPHEN RAPP

5:00 p.m.
  Ambassador Rapp speaks to Georgetown Law students in a class on “International Law, Human Rights & Fighting Impunity: Fighting War Crimes & Economic Crimes,” at Georgetown University Law Center.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith speaks to Yale University students and the university community about her office’s global outreach work, in New Haven, Connecticut.


PRESS BRIEFING

3:00 p.m.  Ambassador CdeBaca briefs the press following the President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons Task Force Meeting on new interagency initiatives to combat trafficking in persons, in the Press Briefing Room (2209) at the Department of State.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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