Four senior Department of State officials will take part in a panel discussion of “Public Diplomacy in the 21st Century” at the 2010 U.S. Summit & Initiative for Global Citizen Diplomacy in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, November 18, from 2:15 p.m. to 3:30 pm. The panel discussion will be held at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Independence H/I room, 1000 H Street, NW, Washington, D.C.
The panel, hosted by former U.S. Senator Harris Wofford, will feature:
The Summit, organized by the U.S. Center for Citizen Diplomacy (USCCD) and co-sponsored by the Department of State, supports the work of more than 1,100 non-governmental organizations conducting citizen diplomacy activities. All sessions are open for media coverage. The Summit schedule is available at http://uscenterforcitizendiplomacy.org/summit/summit-schedule-of-events.
Media interested in covering the panel or other Summit activities should contact:
Dan Sreebny (Sreebnyd@state.gov, 202-632-6433)
Loran Aiken (Loran.Aiken@StoryPartnersDC.com, phone: 703-615-8632) or
Julia Lawless, (Julia.Lawless@StoryPartnersDC.com, phone: 202-320-7474).