March 2, 2018


 *** PLEASE NOTE THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE IS CLOSED FRIDAY, MARCH 2 DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS IN WASHINGTON, D.C. AND ALL EVENTS ARE CANCELED.*** 

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
March 2, 2018

SECRETARY REX TILLERSON

Secretary Tillerson has no public appointments.

DEPUTY SECRETARY JOHN SULLIVAN

9:30 a.m.Deputy Secretary Sullivan delivers opening remarks at a Sports Diplomacy event with the U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Final access time for writers and stills is 9:00 a.m. from the 23rd Street NW entrance. Due to limited space for cameras, please rsvp to eca-press@state.gov if you plan to cover this event with a camera to receive a preset time.

USAID ADMINISTRATOR MARK GREEN

9:00 a.m. Administrator Green meets with United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund Executive Director Henrietta Fore, at the U.S. Agency for International Development.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS THOMAS SHANNON

Under Secretary Shannon is on travel to Ecuador, Colombia, and Chile from February 25 - March 3. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY & PUBLIC AFFAIRS I. STEVEN GOLDSTEIN

9:30 a.m. Under Secretary Goldstein delivers opening remarks at a Sports Diplomacy event with the U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Final access time for writers and stills is 9:00 a.m. from the 23rd Street NW entrance. Due to limited space for cameras, please rsvp to eca-press@state.gov if you plan to cover this event with a camera to receive a preset time.

3:45 p.m. Under Secretary Goldstein delivers remarks at an Information Session on the U.S. National Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai, in New York, New York.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS SUSAN THORNTON

9:30 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Thornton participates in the Deputy Secretary’s meeting with the U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team, at the Departmentof State

4:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Thornton meets with Korean Ambassador to the United States Cho Yoon-je, at the Departmentof State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS MOLLY PHEE

Acting Assistant Secretary Phee is on travel to Geneva, Switzerland from February 26 - March 2. Please click here more information.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFAIRS JENNIFER ZIMDAHL GALT

Acting Assistant Secretary Galt is on travel to Colombia from February 28 - March 3, where she will participate in the United States-Colombia High Level Dialogue and meet with State Department exchange participants and alumni. Please click here for more information.

PRINCIPAL DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS FRANCISCO PALMIERI

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Palmieri accompanies Under Secretary Shannon on travel to Ecuador and Colombia from February 25 - March 3. Please click here for more information.

PRINCIPAL DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS DONALD YAMAMOTO

9:15 a.m. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Yamamoto meets with United Kingdom Special Envoy for Sudan and South Sudan Chris Trott, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Yamamoto meets with Cabo Verde Ambassador to the United States Carlos Veiga, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)