Secretary of State John Kerry will deliver remarks at the Export-Import Bank Annual Conference on Thursday, April 24, at 1:00 p.m. at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC.
The conference will focus on the global business environment and prospects for growth. Business and government leaders will address export opportunities and challenges for American companies, the role of emerging markets, and the U.S. Trade Agenda. The Bank will also celebrate 80 years of promoting American jobs and exports.
The Secretary will highlight the importance of the State Department’s efforts to create shared prosperity with partners around the world and within the private sector.
The Secretary’s remarks will be open press.
Pre-set time for video cameras and still photographers: 10:30 a.m. in the hallway outside of the Regency Ballroom of the Omni Shoreham Hotel.
Final access time for all writers: 12:15 p.m. in the hallway outside of the Regency Ballroom of the Omni Shoreham Hotel.
Media representatives may attend this event upon presentation of one of the following: (1) A U.S. Government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense, or Foreign Press Center), (2) a media-issued photo identification card, or (3) a letter from their employer on letterhead verifying their employment as a journalist, accompanied by an official photo identification card (driver's license, passport).
For further information from the Department of State, please contact the Office of Press Relations at (202) 647-2492.