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Public Schedule for October 18, 2011


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
October 18, 2011

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SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON:
Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel in Malta and in Tripoli, Libya.

DEPUTY SECRETARY WILLIAM BURNS:
Deputy Secretary Burns is on foreign travel to Baku, Azerbaijan, Tbilisi, Georgia and Yerevan, Armenia through October 20.

DEPUTY SECRETARY THOMAS NIDES:
9:00 a.m
. Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH:
9:45 a.m. LOCAL Administrator Shah delivers remarks on the Horn of Africa crisis, at World Vision Headquarters in Seattle, Washington.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
LOCAL Administrator Shah delivers remarks at a Gates Foundation Malaria Forum, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Seattle, Washington.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
LOCAL Administrator Shah meets with the CEO and employees of the Program for Appropriate Technology and Health (PATH), at PATH’s headquarters in Seattle, Washington.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m.
LOCAL Administrator Shah delivers remarks on President Obama’s initiatives on food security, global health and USAID’s response to the Horn of Africa crisis, at the Asian Art Museum in Seattle, Washington.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS:
Under Secretary Hormats is on foreign travel in China to participate in the Sub-National/Innovation Dialogues, and in Jordan to participate in the World Economic Forum through October 24.

2:00 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with Chinese Vice Minister of Science and Technology Cao Jianlin, in Beijing, China.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:30 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats delivers remarks at the U.S.-China Pharmaceutical Industry Summit Dinner, at the Westin Beijing Financial Street in Beijing, China.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO:
12:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero attends a digital video conference briefing on the Friends of Democratic Pakistan Water Sector Task Force.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero co-chairs the launch of the Religion and Foreign Policy Working Group of the Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR
POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN:
4:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Sherman meets with Italian Ambassador Giulio Terzi, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER:
9:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Israeli Ambassador Jeremy Issacharoff, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Tauscher delivers remarks at the Atlantic Council’s 2011 Conference on Transatlantic Missile Defense, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE:
10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Jared Cohen and Scott Carpenter of Google Ideas, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Vikram Mehta of Shell Companies in India, at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER:

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with UN Assistant-Secretary-General for Field Support Tony Banbury.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS BROWNFIELD:
4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Ambassador to Paraguay Liliana Ayalde, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON:
Assistant Secretary Carson is on foreign travel to the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Ethiopia and Niger until October 26. Click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION THOMAS M. COUNTRYMAN:
Assistant Secretary Countryman is on foreign travel to Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam and Thailand through October 20 to hold discussions on regional nonproliferation cooperation, including issues related to the upcoming East Asia Summit in mid-November. Click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFF FELTMAN:
Assistant Secretary Feltman accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ:
10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with the “Dominican Week” delegation, consisting of members from the American Chamber of Commerce in the Dominican Republic.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez attends a meeting on America and the global swing states, at the German Marshall Fund.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL, VERIFICATION AND COMPLIANCE ROSE GOTTEMOELLER:

Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller is on foreign travel in Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Armenia through October 19. Click here for more information.

LEGAL ADVISER HAROLD KOH:
Mr. Koh accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER:
1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Paulo Pinheiro of the Commission of Inquiry on Syria, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY:
10:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby briefs the House Appropriations Committee for Foreign Operations (HACFO) on the President’s Global Health Initiative, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER:
12:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer delivers remarks at the Foreign Service Institute’s seminar on Strategic Leadership, at the National Foreign Affairs Training Center in Arlington, Virginia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with Margot Wallstrom, the UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS:

Special Representative Lewis is on foreign travel in Beijing, China through October 19.

SPECIAL ENVOY FOR CLIMATE CHANGE TODD STERN:
Special Envoy Stern is on foreign travel in Capetown, South Africa through October 21 to lead U.S. participation in the Pre-COP Informal Ministerial Consultations.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN:
Director Sullivan accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel.
 


PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:
12:30 p.m.
Daily Press Briefing with Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner

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