Public Schedule
Washington, DC
October 27, 2011


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

10:00 a.m. Secretary Clinton appears before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, in the Rayburn House Office Building.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOUSE)
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1:15 p.m. Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Greek Foreign Minister Stavros Lambrinidis, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING BILATERAL MEETING)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 12:30 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:00 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance lobby.


3:10 p.m. Secretary Clinton joins President Obama’s bilateral meeting with Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

6:20 p.m.
Secretary Clinton hosts a gala dinner celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Diplomatic Reception Rooms and the completion of the Patrons of Diplomacy endowment campaign, at the Department of State. Secretary Clinton is joined at the event by former Secretaries of State Henry Kissinger, Madeleine Albright and Colin Powell.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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Pre-set time for video cameras: 4:45 p.m. from the C Street entrance lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 6:00 p.m. from the C Street entrance lobby.



DEPUTY SECRETARY WILLIAM BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns is on foreign travel in China. Click here for more information.


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

10:00 a.m.
Administrator Shah attends an Overseas Private Investment Corporation board meeting, at OPIC Headquarters in Washington, DC.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS

10:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends an Overseas Private Investment Corporation board meeting, at OPIC Headquarters in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats delivers remarks at the Partnership for Safe Medicine Interchange 2011, at the National Press Club.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
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2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with members of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the U.S.-China Business Council, at the Microsoft Innovation and Policy Center in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

9:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero delivers remarks on the Open Government Partnership, at the American University.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m. Under Secretary Otero delivers remarks to the International Women’s Forum World Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. Under Secretary Otero attends the gala dinner hosted by Secretary Clinton celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Diplomatic Reception Rooms and the completion of the Patrons of Diplomacy endowment campaign, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 4:45 p.m. from the C Street entrance lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 6:00 p.m. from the C Street entrance lobby.



UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

9:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman delivers remarks at an event for the Enhanced Partnership in Northern Europe (e-PINE), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Sri Lankan parliamentary members, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman signs the condolence book for Saudi Crown Prince Sultan bin Abd al-Aziz, at the Saudi Arabian Embassy.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AFFAIRS ELLEN TAUSCHER

1:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Yukiya Amano, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher participates in the International Women’s Forum World Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

6:30 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall delivers remarks at the gala dinner hosted by Secretary Clinton celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Diplomatic Reception Rooms and the completion of the Patrons of Diplomacy endowment campaign, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 4:45 p.m. from the C Street entrance lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 6:00 p.m. from the C Street entrance lobby.



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake and Ambassador CdeBaca appear before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, in the Rayburn House Office Building.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOUSE)
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Guatemalan Defense Minister Juan Jose Ruiz, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield attends a reception in honor of Guatemalan Defense Minister Juan Jose Ruiz, in Washington, DC.
(media determined by host)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL

Assistant Secretary Campbell is on foreign travel in Seoul, Republic of Korea to meet with senior officials. Click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel in the United Arab Emirates. Click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON

9:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Gordon delivers remarks at the 2011 EU-Washington Forum hosted by the EU Institute for Security Studies, at the Sofitel Hotel in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

1:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Gordon joins Secretary Clinton’s bilateral meeting with Greek Foreign Minister Stavros Lambrinidis, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING BILATERAL MEETING)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL, VERIFICATION AND COMPLIANCE ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller delivers the Drell Lecture, “From the Manhattan Project to the Cloud: Arms Control in the Information Age,” at Stanford University.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
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ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

10:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Guatemalan Defense Minister Juan Jose Ruiz, at the State Department.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends the gala dinner hosted by Secretary Clinton celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Diplomatic Reception Rooms and the completion of the Patrons of Diplomacy endowment campaign, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 4:45 p.m. from the C Street entrance lobby.
Final access time for opening program and musical performance: 6:00 p.m. from the C Street entrance lobby.
Final access for speaking program: 7:00 p.m. from the C Street entrance lobby.



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS, ENVIRONMENT AND SCIENCE KERRI-ANN JONES

2:15 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Dr. Keiji Fukuda of the World Health Organization, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION DAVID ROBINSON

3:00 p.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Robinson meets with Gonzalo Vargas Llosa, Chief of Mission for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in the Dominican Republic, at the Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY ANN STOCK


2:45 p.m. Assistant Secretary Stock delivers remarks to the International Women’s Forum World Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


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

2:00 p.m. Ambassador CdeBaca and Assistant Secretary Blake appear before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, in the Rayburn House Office Building.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOUSE)
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AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY

11:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby meets with a Ukrainian delegation participating in a study tour of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) policy and practices to prevent HIV/AIDS, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


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

8:30 a.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Madame Chen Zhili, Vice Chairperson of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress of China and President of the All-China Women’s Federation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Ambassador Verveer and USAID Deputy Administrator Donald Steinberg brief the press on upcoming G-20 and APEC events, at the Foreign Press Center in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY FPC)

1:30 p.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Bishop Djomo of the DRC’s Catholic Bishops’ Conference and Sister Marie-Bernard of the Conférence Épiscopale Nationale du Congo’s National Justice and Peace Commission, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

2:45 p.m.
Special Representative Lewis delivers remarks at the International Women’s Forum World Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

No Daily Press Briefing.


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