Secretary Tillerson To Deliver Remarks at George Mason University

Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
March 2, 2018


U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will deliver remarks at George Mason University on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. in the Harris Theater on the Fairfax Campus.

Secretary Tillerson’s remarks will outline the United States’ relationship with Africa and the U.S. government’s desire to strengthen ties with African partners through greater security, trade and investment, and good governance.

Secretary Tillerson’s remarks will be open to the press. Follow @StateDept during the event for updates and live tweets.

Preset time for video cameras: 9:30 a.m.

Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 10:00 a.m.

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, please contact the Office of Press Relations at PAPressDuty@state.gov and 202-647-2492 or Michael Sandler at msandle3@gmu.edu.