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Public Schedule for May 2, 2011


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
May 2, 2011

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SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:20 a.m.  Secretary Clinton delivers a short statement, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE IN THE TREATY ROOM)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 8:40 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 8:55 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


10:00 a.m.  Secretary Clinton meets with interns and fellows from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:35 a.m. 
Secretary Clinton speaks to participants in the National Conference of Editorial Writers (NCEW), at the Department of State.
(Media Limited to NCEW Participants)
Click here for more information.

11:00 a.m.  Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at the annual Presidential Rank Awards Recognition Ceremony, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. 
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAILAIBILITY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 12:05 P.M.)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 11:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 11:50 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


7:00 p.m.  Secretary Clinton attends President Obama and Mrs. Obama’s Congressional Leadership dinner, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

11:00 a.m. 
Deputy Secretary Steinberg accepts the credentials of Vietnamese Ambassador-designate Nguyen Quoc Cuong, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
  Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

2:45 p.m.
  Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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


DEPUTY SECRETARY THOMAS NIDES


Deputy Secretary Nides is on foreign travel to South Africa and Mozambique through May 6.  During this visit, Deputy Nides attends the 2011 Annual Meeting on the President’s Emergency Plan For AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in Johannesburg and the World Economic Forum in Cape Town. Click here for more information.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS

2:15 p.m. 
Under Secretary Burns meets with Algerian Foreign Minister Mourad Medelci, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS

10:00 a.m.
  Under Secretary Hormats meets with Ambassador to the Czech Republic Norman Eisen, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.
  Under Secretary Hormats delivers remarks at the U.S.-Korea Business Council Coalition Meeting, at the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM).

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. 
Under Secretary Hormats attends a dinner in honor of the fifth U.S.-France Bilateral Dialogue EADS-CSIS, at the French Ambassador’s residence.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)



UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

2:00 p.m. 
Under Secretary McHale meets with her public diplomacy leadership team, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

10:45 a.m. 
Under Secretary Otero speaks at a roundtable of women leaders from within the Department of State to kick off the sixth annual Fortune/State Department Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
Click here for more information.

2:45 p.m.  Under Secretary Otero meets with U.S. Ambassador to UNESCO David Killion, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER

Under Secretary Tauscher is on foreign travel to Romania, United Kingdom and Belgium through May 6.



CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

12:00 p.m. 
Ambassador Marshall delivers remarks on “Diplomatic Partnerships Inside and Outside the Department of State” at the Council of American Ambassadors luncheon, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

Assistant Secretary Blake is on foreign travel to Maldives and Sri Lanka through May 5 to meet with government officials, civil society representatives, and political leaders in both countries. Click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

Assistant Secretary Brimmer participates in World Press Freedom Day events where she highlights the U.S. commitment to press freedom and discusses multilateral efforts to support freedom of expression, including for members of the press. Contact IO-Press-DL@state.gov for information on coverage.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL


11:30 a.m.  Assistant Secretary Campbell joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAILABILITY)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

Assistant Secretary Carson speaks to participants in the National Conference of Editorial Writers (NCEW), at the Department of State.

(Media Limited to NCEW Participants)


Coordinator for International Information Programs Dawn McCall

Coordinator McCall speaks at a roundtable of women leaders from within the Department of State to kick off the sixth annual Fortune/State Department Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
Click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ

Assistant Secretary Schwartz is on foreign travel to Switzerland and Iraq through May 6.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

1:00 p.m. 
Assistant Secretary Shapiro attends the U.S.-Pakistan Defense Consultative Group Meeting at the Pentagon.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY DOD)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

10:30 a.m. 
Assistant Secretary Stock hosts a roundtable of women leaders from within the Department of State to kick off the sixth annual Fortune/State Department Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Click here for more information.

6:00 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Ann Stock hosts a dinner for Fortune/State Department Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership’s mentees and mentors, as well as female leaders in the public and private sector, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Media interested in covering this event should contact SergentRT@state.gov.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA

11:30 a.m.
  Assistant Secretary Valenzuela delivers opening remarks to participants in the National Conference of Editorial Writers (NCEW), at the Department of State.

(Media Limited to NCEW Participants)
Contact WHAPress@state.gov for more information.

2:30 p.m.  Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with the Ambassadors of the Caribbean Community, at the Organization of American States (OAS).
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY OAS)


COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE DANIEL BENJAMIN

10:30 a.m. 
Ambassador Benjamin meets with Algerian Foreign Minister Mourad Medelci, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. 
Ambassador Benjamin meets with Polish Interior Minister Jerzy Miller, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:30 p.m. 
Ambassador Benjamin attends a dinner hosted by German Ambassador Dr. Klaus Scharioth in honor of German Federal Interior Minister Dr. Hans-Peter Friedrich, at the German Ambassador’s residence.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


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

2:00 p.m. 
Ambassador CdeBaca participates in a meeting on trafficking in persons, at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


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

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel to Tunisia through May 6 to lead a Department of State colloquium with women civil society leaders from throughout the Middle East and North Africa region. While in Tunisia, she will also meet with Tunisian government officials and representatives from business and civil society on issues relating to women and Tunisia's political transition.

 

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

NO DAILY PRESS BRIEFING.

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