Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 29, 2011

On Friday, October 7, 2011, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will deliver remarks to the 2011 U.S.-Japan Council Annual Conference – Innovate, Educate, Collaborate: Moving Forward the U.S.-Japan Partnership, at the Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, DC. Secretary Clinton will serve as the keynote speaker in the opening plenary session also featuring remarks by Japanese Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki and Senator Daniel K. Inouye.

Secretary Clinton’s remarks will be open to credentialed members of the media at approximately 9:00 a.m. Media must arrive by 8:00 a.m. for security screening.

Washington Marriott Wardman Park
2660 Woodley Road NW
Washington, DC 20008

The U.S.-Japan Council (USJC) is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening U.S.-Japan relations by forming meaningful people-to-people connections and maintaining an active network of Japanese American leaders. For more information about the U.S.-Japan Council visit

For more information on the 2011 U.S.-Japan Council Annual Conference, visit


Department of State
Office of Press Relations
(202) 647-6249

U.S.-Japan Council
Laura Goldstein
(202) 223-6843

PRN: 2011/1622