Public Schedule
Washington, DC
July 29, 2010


SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton has no public events.


DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

11:10 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting with President Obama at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg meets with German Ambassador Scharioth, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 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

9:30 a.m.
Administrator Shah appears before the House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on the recovery effort in Haiti, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOUSE)

11:10 a.m.
Administrator Shah attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:00 p.m.
Administrator Shah attends an interagency food security meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m.
Administrator Shah attends an interagency executive level consultation on the recovery effort in Haiti, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR MANAGEMENT PATRICK KENNEDY

1:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Kennedy chairs an EGov Program Board Meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


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

10:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends a meeting of the Trade Promotion Coordinating Committee (TPCC), at the Department of Commerce.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Ambassador Karan Bhatia and GE International President Nani Beccalli, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

Under Secretary McHale attends meetings with Broadcasting Board of Governors Board Members, at the Wilbur J. Cohen building in Washington, D.C.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER

9:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher calls Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

3:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher participates in the “Conversations with America” Interview Series.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Watch live on www.state.gov.


CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall hosts a farewell reception in honor of departing Tunisian Ambassador Habib Mansour and Mrs. Mansour, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake participates in an EGov Program Board Meeting chaired by Under Secretary Kennedy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake delivers opening remarks at a roundtable discussion hosted by Ambassador Bagley on India’s efforts to meet the Millennium Development Goals for safe drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with UN Ambassador for Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia Miroslav Jenca, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFFREY FELTMAN

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Feltman speaks to the Agudath Israel of America Group, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Feltman attends a farewell reception in honor of departing Tunisian Ambassador Habib Mansour, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR VERIFICATION, COMPLIANCE AND IMPLEMENTATION ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

9:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller appears before the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on the New START, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY SENATE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ

1:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Schwartz meets with incoming UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Regional Representative for the U.S. and the Caribbean Vincent Cochetel, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Schwartz attends a farewell reception in honor of outgoing UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Regional Representative for the U.S. and the Caribbean Michel Gabaudan, at the United Nations Foundation.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY AND CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER SUSAN SWART

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Swart participates in an EGov Program Board Meeting chaired by Under Secretary Kennedy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


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.


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS AMBASSADOR ELIZABETH BAGLEY

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Bagley hosts U.S. and Indian based corporations and foundations to discuss and encourage collaboration and action in support of India’s efforts to meet the Millennium Development Goals for safe drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


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


9:30 a.m. Ambassador CdeBaca leads a roundtable discussion on modern slavery for interns working in government and civil society, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION POLICY AMBASSADOR PHILIP VERVEER

1:00 p.m.
Ambassador Philip Verveer participates in an EGov Program Board Meeting chaired by Under Secretary Kennedy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


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

7:30 p.m. EDT / 4:30 p.m. PDT
Dr. Slaughter delivers remarks on the Global Health Initiative at an event co-sponsored by the Center for Strategic and International Studies and the Washington Global Health Alliance, in Seattle, Washington.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Watch live here.


PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE


1:15 p.m. Daily Press Briefing.


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