Public Schedule
Washington, DC
July 9, 2010


SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton holds meeting at the Department of State.

DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

Deputy Secretary Steinberg delivers remarks on "The United States and Latin America," at the Aspen Ideas Festival plenary session in Aspen, Colorado.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY ASPEN INSTITUTE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

Administrator Shah is on travel to Port-au-Prince, Haiti with Haiti Task Team Coordinator Paul Weisenfeld to see relief and recovery projects, speak with civil society members, review the progress of USAID's efforts and meet with U.S., Haitian, UN and NGO leaders.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

1:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez delivers opening remarks to a telecommunication industry roundtable on Haiti relief and reconstruction efforts, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 12:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:00 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance.
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON

Assistant Secretary Gordon is in Brussels, Belgium through July 9 for the EU Political Directors meeting.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Shapiro delivers remarks on foreign affairs careers at a lunch for the Penn in Washington student program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA

Assistant Secretary Valenzuela is in Denver, Colorado through July 9 to attend the Biennial of the Americas. For more information, click here.

Later in the day, Assistant Secretary Valenzuela travels to Chile, Peru and Ecuador through July 16.


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

Ambassador Benjamin is on travel to Islamabad, Pakistan through July 9 to chair the Law Enforcement and Counterterrorism Working Group of the U.S.-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue.


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

Ambassador CdeBaca travels to Haiti and the Dominican Republic through July 9 to discuss opportunities for increased partnership in the global effort to combat modern slavery with government officials, law enforcement, and civil society. For more information, click here.


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY


10:30 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby joins Ambassador to South Africa Donald Gips for a digital video conference with South African civil society to discuss progress in the fight against HIV/AIDS.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION POLICY AMBASSADOR PHILIP VERVEER

1:30 p.m. Ambassador Philip Verveer hosts a telecommunication industry roundtable on Haiti relief and reconstruction efforts, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time
for video cameras: 12:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:00 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance.
For more information, click here.



SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

11:15 a.m.
Special Representative Pandith participates in the live webcast series Conversations with America, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Watch live on DipNote here. For more information on the Conversations with America series, click here.



DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING ANNE-MARIE SLAUGHTER

11:00 a.m.
Dr. Slaughter takes a tour of the new U.S. Institute for Peace building with USIP Chairman Robin West, at USIP.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

1:00 p.m.
Off-camera, on-the-record, daily press briefing, in the Correspondents’ Room (room 2310).