Public Schedule
Washington, DC
June 24, 2010


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Public Schedule
Thursday, June 24, 2010

SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the Assistant Secretaries of the Regional Bureaus, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m.
Secretary Clinton joins President Obama’s bilateral meetings with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

11:45 a.m.
Secretary Clinton hosts a working lunch for Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and members of the Russian delegation, at Blair House.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING LUNCH)
All press must arrive at 11:00 a.m. at Blair House.

12:45 p.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, at Blair House.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


3:00 p.m.
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Hungarian Foreign Minister Janos Martonyi, at the Department of State.
(PRESS AVAILABILTY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING AT APPROXIMATELY 3:3
0 P.M.)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 2:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 3:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.


4:00 p.m.
Secretary Clinton visits the U.S.-Russia “Civil Society to Civil Society” Summit, at the Renaissance Marriott Hotel in Washington, D.C.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Pre-set time for video cameras: 2:30 p.m. at the K Street entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 3:30 p.m. at the K Street entrance.

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3:30 p.m.
Secretary Clinton calls Colombian President-elect Juan Manuel Santos.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG


1:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg receives the credentials of Ukrainian Ambassador-designate Olexander Motsyk, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:15 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg meets with Korean Ambassador Han Duk-soo, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY JACOB LEW

4:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Lew delivers remarks at the AFSA Awards Ceremony, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

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UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS

11:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Burns attends President Obama’s bilateral meeting with Russian President Medvedev, at the White House
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

11:45 a.m.
Under Secretary Burns attends a working lunch for Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and members of the Russian delegation, at Blair House.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING LUNCH)

Press should arrive at 11:00 a.m. at Blair House.

PM
Under Secretary Burns travels to Muskoka, Canada to participate in the G-8 Summit.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

Under Secretary McHale is in New York for meetings through June 25.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER

9:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher attends meetings at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

10:45 a.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher delivers remarks to the Energy Facility Contractors Group Annual Executive Council Meeting, at the L'Enfant Plaza Hotel in Washington, D.C.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

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11:45 a.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher attends a working lunch for Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and members of the Russian delegation, at Blair House.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING LUNCH)

Press should arrive at 11:00 a.m. at Blair House.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS

Under Secretary Hormats is in Canada to participate in the G-8 and G-20 Summits through June 27.


CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

Ambassador Marshall assists with the visit of the Russian delegation to the White House.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

Assistant Secretary Carson is on travel to Lisbon, Khartoum, Juba and Nairobi through June 28.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFFREY FELTMAN

11:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Feltman meets with Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs Deputy Director General Efisio Luigi Marras, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Libyan Ambassador Ali Aujali, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez speaks to U.S. Chamber of Commerce members about the U.S.-Japan and U.S.-Indonesia economic relationships, in Washington, D.C
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR VERIFICATION, COMPLIANCE AND IMPLEMENTATION ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller travels to Moscow, Russia through June 27.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS DAVID JOHNSON

Assistant Secretary Johnson travels to Peru to meet with senior officials through June 24.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON
3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Gordon joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with Hungarian Foreign Minister Janos Martonyi, at the Department of State.
(PRESS AVAILABILTY FOLLOWING BILATERAL MEETING)



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES

8:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones attends the opening session of the U.S.-India Joint Commission Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation, at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS)



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Schwartz meets with Congressman Keith Ellison, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Schwartz meets with Senator Al Franken, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Schwartz briefs Congressional staff on his recent trip to Thailand and Laos, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with Assistant Professor of Government at Georgetown University Matthew Carnes, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with Salvadoran Foreign Minister Hugo Martinez, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS GEOFF PYATT

8:30 a.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Pyatt attends the opening session of the U.S.-India Joint Commission Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation, at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS)

1:30 p.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Pyatt delivers remarks at the Pakistan American Congress’ " Day at the Hill," at the Rayburn House Office Building.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS AMBASSADOR ELIZABETH BAGLEY


Ambassador Bagley attends the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit, at the United Nations in New York through June 25.


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LUIS CDEBACA

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador CdeBaca delivers remarks to the Department of Homeland Security’s Immigration and Custom Enforcement’s International Affairs Attaché Conference, at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.
Ambassador CdeBaca meets with Bahraini Ambassador Houda Ezra Ebrahim, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY

Ambassador Goosby is on travel to Geneva, Switzerland to participate in the UNAIDS Program Coordinating Board meeting through June 23.


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR WAR CRIMES ISSUES STEPHEN RAPP

Ambassador Rapp delivers remarks at the 200th anniversary of the Paris Bar, at UNESCO headquarters in Paris, France.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)



AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER

Ambassador Melanne Verveer travels to Islamabad and Lahore, Pakistan to co-lead the gender working group of the U.S.-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue through June 25.

PM (ISD) Ambassador Verveer holds a joint press conference with Shahnaz Wazir Ali, Special Assistant for Social Issues to the Pakistani Prime Minister.


COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AFFAIRS DAVID GOLDWYN

4:45 p.m. Coordinator Goldwyn meets with Michael Levi of the Council on Foreign Relations, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

12:45 p.m. Off-camera/on-the-record briefing with Director, Office of Press Relations, Mark Toner in the Correspondents’ Room (room 2310).

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