Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
April 22, 2010

The Governments of the United States and Serbia will sign a Science and Technology Agreement in Washington D.C. on April 23 in the U.S. Department of State’s Treaty Room. Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero will sign on behalf of the United States, and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Science and Technological Development Mr. Bozidar Djelic will sign on behalf of Serbia. The event, which begins at 11:30 a.m., is open to the press.

Access time for cameras: 10:30 a.m. at the 23rd Street entrance.

Final access time for writers and stills: 11:15 a.m. at the 23rd Street entrance.

Media may attend the signing ceremony 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 ID card, or (3) a letter from their employer on letterhead verifying employment as a journalist and an official photo identification (driver’s license or passport). Press should allow adequate time to process through security.

For more information, please contact: Alice Chu, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, Office of Public Outreach, at (202) 647-1247 or

PRN: 2010/491