Public Schedule
Washington, DC
July 28, 2010


SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton has no public events.

DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

5:15 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY JACOB LEW

Deputy Secretary Lew is on official travel in Iraq.

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

10:00 a.m.
Administrator Shah appears before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs hearing on Afghanistan, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOUSE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS

11:15 a.m.
Under Secretary Burns meets with a visiting Russian delegation sponsored by the Nixon Center, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Burns meets with Japanese Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki, in Washington D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Burns meets with Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR MANAGEMENT PATRICK KENNEDY

4:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Kennedy officiates at the Swearing-In Ceremony for Ambassador to Slovakia Theodore Sedgwick, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY, AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS

9:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with members of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:45 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with CEO of Cheniere Energy Charif Souk, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends a reception in honor of the Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions, at Meridian House in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

Under Secretary McHale travels to Colombia through July 28. For more information, click here.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER

11:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher calls Simon Manley, Director of the British Office of Defense and Strategic Threats.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake delivers remarks to a seminar of Pakistani Military Officers, at the Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

Assistant Secretary Carson travels to Ethiopia and Uganda through July 28.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA


Assistant Secretary Valenzuela travels to the Bahamas, Jamaica, and Trinidad and Tobago through July 30. For more information, click here.


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


Ambassador CdeBaca travels to Brussels, Belgium and Madrid, Spain through July 28. For more information, click here.


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY

6:00 p.m. PDT Ambassador Goosby delivers remarks on the U.S. commitment to the fight against global HIV/AIDS at the World Affairs Council of Northern California, in San Francisco, California.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
For more information, click here.


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

3:00 p.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Anna Pessoa, Prosecutor General of Timor Leste, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Attiya Ullah, former Pakistani Minister for Population Issues, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AFFAIRS DAVID GOLDWYN

11:00 a.m.
Coordinator Goldwyn meets with Shirley Neff and Jay Hakes of the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Commission, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Coordinator Goldwyn attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


SPECIAL ENVOY TO SUDAN SCOTT GRATION

Special Envoy Gration travels to Sudan, Uganda, and Qatar through July 29. For more information, click here.


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith travels to Tajikistan and Kazakhstan through August 4. In Tajikistan, she visits Dushanbe, Gorno Badakhshan, and Khujand. In Kazakhstan on August 4, she visits Almaty, Shymkent, and Turkestan. In both countries, Special Representative Pandith will meet with civil society representatives, students, and technology entrepreneurs to identify opportunities for partnerships with Muslim communities.


DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING ANNE-MARIE SLAUGHTER

11:30 a.m.
Dr. Slaughter delivers remarks to the Foreign Service National class on the National Security Strategy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m.
Dr. Slaughter delivers remarks to the July Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m.
Dr. Slaughter attends a dinner for the MacArthur Foundation and the Woodrow Wilson Center, at the Ronald Reagan Building.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOSTS)


PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE


1:15 p.m. Daily Press Briefing.



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