Media Note
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
September 13, 2010

Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs Esther Brimmer will speak at the Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) on Wednesday, September 15 at 12:30 p.m.

Assistant Secretary Brimmer, a former SAIS faculty member, will speak about “The United States at the U.N. and Beyond: A World of Transnational Challenges.” Her remarks will include discussion of U.S. goals and objectives for the upcoming session of the United Nations General Assembly.

Members of the public interested in attending should contact the SAIS International Development Program at SAIS will also host a live Webcast of the event accessible at

This event is open to the media.

Media representatives should check-in at the Kenney Auditorium lobby.

Pre-set time for cameras: 11:30 am

For further information, please contact the SAIS Communications Office (202) 663-5626 or

PRN: 2010/1246