Public Schedule
Washington, DC
November 9, 2010


SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the Assistant Secretaries, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends APEC meetings in Yokohama, Japan.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS

Under Secretary Burns accompanies President Obama on foreign travel through November 12.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS

Under Secretary Hormats travels to Beijing, China, Tokyo, Japan and Seoul, Korea through November 14.

8:30 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with Dr. Wang Yuan, of the Chinese Academy of Science and Technology Development, in Beijing, China.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. LOCAL
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Vice Premier Zhang Dejiang at the Great Hall of the People, Xinjiany Hall in Beijing, China.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY GOVERNMENT OF CHINA)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

Under Secretary McHale travels to Manama, Bahrain; Dubai, United Arab Emirates and Prague, Czech Republic through November 12. For information, click here.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

9:15 a.m. Under Secretary Otero attends Secretary Clinton’s meeting with the Assistant Secretaries, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero attends the National Oceans Council Principals Meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

Ambassador Capricia Penavic Marshall accompanies President Obama on foreign travel to India, Indonesia, Korea and Japan through November 14.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

Assistant Secretary Blake travels to Tashkent, Uzbekistan for consultations.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

2:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with UN Special Representative for Guinea-Bissau Joseph Mutaboba, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez briefs a bipartisan group of staff from the House Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere on economic, commercial and energy issues, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Spanish Ambassador Jorge Dezcallar de Mazarredo, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON


Assistant Secretary Gordon travels to London through November 12. He is meeting with senior U.K. officials to discuss a range of issues, including the upcoming NATO, U.S.-EU and NATO-Russia Summits. On November 10 at 5:30 p.m. LOCAL, Assistant Secretary Gordon will delivers remarks on “The United States and Europe: A New Era of Enlargement,” at the Chatham House. For more information, click here.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

Assistant Secretary Posner is in Israel for meetings with civil society and government officials through November 13.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ

Assistant Secretary Schwartz leads the U.S. Delegation to the Global Forum on Migration and Development, in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico through November 10.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Shapiro meets with Serbian Defense Minister Dragan Sutanovac, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

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Assistant Secretary Stock attends a reception hosted by the United States Committee of International Council on Monuments and Sites, at the Cosmos Club in Washington, D.C. The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ Cultural Heritage Center is receiving an award for outstanding programs that further the aims of the World Heritage Convention.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA


Assistant Secretary Valenzuela travels to Asuncion, Paraguay and Montevideo, Uruguay through November 10 to meet with government officials and political, business, and civil society leaders.


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

Ambassador CdeBaca meets with high level Moroccan government officials in Rabat, Morocco.


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

2:30 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer leads a panel discussion at the Global Forum on ICT for an Empowered Society, at George Washington University.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
For more information, click here.

3:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with Slovakian Prime Minister Iveta Radicova, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer delivers remarks at the Family Online Safety Institute’s (FOSI) Annual Conference, entitled “Internet Freedom, Safety, and Citizenship: A Global Call to Action,” at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

For more information, click here.


DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING ANNE-MARIE SLAUGHTER

9:15 a.m.
Dr. Slaughter attends Secretary Clinton’s meeting with the Assistant Secretaries, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

2:00 p.m.
Daily Press Briefing.

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