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Public Schedule for October 18, 2012


Public Schedule
Washington, DC
October 18, 2012

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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
THURSDAY OCTOBER 18, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the regional bureau secretaries, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Hungarian Foreign Minister Janos Martonyi, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 10:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access times for journalists and still photographers: 10:45 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.

1:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks on Energy Diplomacy in the 21st Century, at Georgetown University.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Please click here for more information.
Secretary Clinton’s remarks will be streamed live at www.state.gov
Pre-set time for video cameras: 11:15 a.m. from the 37th and O Street NW Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 12:00 p.m. from the 37th and O Street NW Entrance.

5:30 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and National Security Adviser Tom Donilon, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns is on foreign travel through October 20 to Japan, Korea, China, Burma and India. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

10:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Foreign Minister of Liechtenstein Aurelia Frick, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides attends a luncheon in honor of Japanese Ambassador to the U.S. Ichiro Fujisaki, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

Administrator Shah is on travel to Des Moines, Iowa and Ames, Iowa to participate in World Food Prize-related events.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

11:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Sherman hosts a farewell luncheon for Ambassador of Japan Ichiro Fujisaki, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT ROBERT HORMATS

10:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Foreign Minister of Liechtenstein Aurelia Frick, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats holds an interview with Radio Free Asia, Richard Finney on “Wildlife Trafficking,” at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m
. Under Secretary Hormats meets with the new Singaporean Ambassador to the U.S. Ashok Mirpuri, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE


4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks at the Public Diplomacy Symposium, at Syracuse University in New York.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS MARIA OTERO


Under Secretary Otero is on foreign travel to Paris, France through October 19 to meet with French government officials and with the leadership of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) to discuss open and accountable governance and regional political and security developments.

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller is on foreign travel to New Delhi, India to meet with counterparts and participate in consultations on arms control and nonproliferation.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

11:00 a.m. Ambassador Marshall assists with the visit and bilateral meeting of His Excellency Janos Martonyi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Hungary.

12:00 p.m. Ambassador Marshall attends a luncheon hosted by the Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey His Excellency Namik Tan, in Washington DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake delivers keynote remarks on “Central Asia: Toward a Great Gain, Not a New Great Game,” at Indiana University, Bloomington.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on foreign travel in Colombia to meet with senior government officials.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

1:45 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Carson meets with the Honorable Kofi Annan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Countryman delivers remarks on nonproliferation at the Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs, in New York, NY.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

4:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Bowman Cutter, Senior Fellow and Director of the Next American Economy Project at the Roosevelt Institute, to discuss economic issues in Tunisia, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Hammer participates in a live chat on “U.S. Foreign Policy Issues” on the Department of State Facebook page, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

10:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson briefs the Foreign Press Center, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Julieta Castellanos, National Autonomous University of Honduras (UNAH) Rector, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL


Coordinator McCall is on foreign travel in Athens, Greece to meet with media industry professionals and Embassy staff.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

Assistant Secretary Posner leads the delegation of the Burma Human Rights Dialogue in Rangoon, Burma through October 18.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Vice Admiral Mark I. Fox, Deputy CNO for Operations, Plan and Strategy (N3/N5), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock attends a luncheon in honor of Chief of Protocol Ambassador Capricia Penavic Marshall, at the Turkish Embassy Residence in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

2:30 p.m. Ambassador CdeBaca participates in the National Security Staff/Domestic Policy Council Interagency Policy Committee meeting on Trafficking in Persons, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE STEPHEN RAPP, OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE


Ambassador Rapp is on travel to Warrenton, VA to participate in a conference on atrocity prevention and peace-building.

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

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel to Guatemala City and Antigua, Guatemala through October 20 to meet with government officials, NGO leaders, and women entrepreneurs and discuss efforts relating to gender-based violence, women’s economic empowerment, and indigenous issues. Please click here for more information.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR AFGHANISTAN AND PAKISTAN MARC GROSSMAN

Ambassador Grossman is on foreign travel Ankara, Turkey and Islamabad, Pakistan. Please click here for more information.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith is on foreign travel in Tbilisi, Georgia; Paris, France; New Delhi, Chennai, and Hyderabad, India through October 30. In Tbilisi she accepts an Honorary Doctorate at the International Black Sea University. In Paris she participates in a Women in Public Service Project symposium titled “Women’s Leadership: Public Service and Global Health.” In New Delhi, Chennai, and Hyderabad she does youth and civil society outreach and attends TEDX India.

SPECIAL ADVISOR FOR GLOBAL YOUTH ISSUES ZEENAT RAHMAN

Special Adviser Rahman is on foreign travel to San Salvador, El Salvador and Monterrey, Mexico through October 19. Please click here for more information.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

3:30 p.m.
Director Sullivan meets with U.S. Ambassador to New Zealand David Huebner, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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