Public Schedule
Washington, DC
October 20, 2010


SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON:
9:30 a.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with the senior management team, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with President Obama at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

11:00 a.m.
Secretary Clinton attends a meeting with President Obama at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:30 p.m.
Secretary Clinton speaks with Finnish Foreign Minister Alexander Stubb.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Secretary Clinton speaks with Quartet Representative Tony Blair.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:45 p.m.
Secretary Clinton and Former Secretary Dr. Henry Kissinger participate in “The Secretaries: Conversations On Diplomacy," an event co-sponsored by HBO launching the Patrons of Diplomacy Initiative for the Diplomatic Reception Rooms, at the Department of State.
(OPEN TO INVITED MEDIA)
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7:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks to the American Task Force on Palestine, in the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Ballroom, 1150 22nd Street, NW, Washington, DC.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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DEPUTY SECRETARY JIM STEINBERG:
3:15 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:45 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg meets with Chinese Minister Wang Yi, Director of China's Taiwan Affairs Office, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY JACK LEW:
9:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Lew participates in Secretary Clinton’s senior management team meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Lew attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

USAID ADMINSTRATOR RAJ SHAH:
9:00 a.m.
Administrator Shah hosts a town hall discussion with employees on USAID's reform process, at the Ronald Reagan Building.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Administrator Shah attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

7:00 p.m.
Administrator Shah, Pakistani Foreign Minister Mahmood Qureshi and Ambassador Holbrooke participate in a panel discussion hosted by the Brookings Institution and the U.S. Institute of Peace, at Brookings.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS:
Under Secretary Hormats attends a meeting of G-8 officials in Ottawa, Canada.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO:
9:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero chairs the Water Working Group of the U.S.-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. Under Secretary Otero meets with Roberto Cuéllar of the Inter-American Institute for Human Rights, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR AND CHIEF OF STAFF CHERYL MILLS:
5:00 p.m.
Counselor Mills attends a Haiti Interagency Policy Committee meeting, in the Old Executive Office Building.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER:
5:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Brimmer delivers the keynote address at the Association of Community College Trustees annual congress in Toronto, Canada.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON:
2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Carson delivers remarks on Somalia, at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFFREY FELTMAN:
Assistant Secretary Feltman travels to Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, and France through October 22. At each stop, Assistant Secretary Feltman will consult with government officials and discuss a range of regional and bilateral issues. For more information, click here.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL, VERIFICATION AND COMPLIANCE ROSE GOTTEMOELLER:
8:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller attends the Defense Threat Reduction Agency’s New START Workshop, in Alexandria, Virginia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES:
10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones signs the U.S.-Turkey Science and Technology Agreement for the United States, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS DAVID JOHNSON:
Assistant Secretary Johnson travels to Honduras. Along with Ambassador Hugo Llorens, he is meeting with President Porfirio Lobo, Secretary of State for Security Oscar Alvarez, and convening the U.S.-Honduras Merida Central America Regional Security Initiative (CARSI) Taskforce.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ:
5:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Schwartz delivers remarks at the opening of the Washington, D.C. office of the Open Society Institute.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO:
9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Shapiro delivers opening remarks at the sixth annual Worldwide Conference of the Global Peace Operations Initiative (GPOI), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Shapiro delivers opening remarks at a plenary meeting of the Defense Trade Advisory Group at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Shapiro participates in the U.S.-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue Defense Working Group at the Pentagon.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INFORMATION RESOURCE MANAGEMENT SUSAN SWART:
12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Swart attends a joint meeting of the CIO Council and the National Archives Federal Records Council, at the National Association of State CIOs building in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA:
11:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with Colombian Ambassador Gabriel Silva, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with the U.S.-Colombia Business Partnership, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE DANIEL BENJAMIN:
2:00 p. m.
Ambassador Benjamin attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY:
2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Goosby participates in a discussion with Anthony Lake, Head of UNICEF, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER:
9:00 a.m.
Ambassador Melanne Verveer hosts a webchat on women and mobile technology with international audiences as follow-up to the launch of the GSMA mWomen Program.

11:30 a.m. Ambassador Melanne Verveer meets with New Zealand’s Ambassador Mike Moore, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Melanne Verveer meets with a group of female Parliamentarians participating in the Center for Women Policy Studies 2010 GlobalPOWER program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Ambassador Melanne Verveer participates in a New Americas Foundation dinner discussion on “Women, Economics, and the Middle East” with former British First Lady Cherie Blair and others, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL ENVOY FOR CLIMATE CHANGE TODD STERN:
Special Envoy Stern meets with Chinese officials in China through October 22, to discuss Climate Change negotiations prior to the upcoming COP-16 meetings in Cancun, Mexico.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING ANNE-MARIE SLAUGHTER:
9:00 a.m. Dr. Slaughter attends Administrator Shah’s town hall discussion with employees on USAID's reform process, at the Ronald Reagan Building.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Dr. Slaughter attends an Atlantic Basin Initiative meeting, at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

**REVISED PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE**:
12:45 p.m. Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs Shapiro will brief on-camera, on-the-record at the top of today’s Daily Press Briefing on a pending major arms sale.

The Daily Press Briefing will follow afterwards with Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley.

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