Public Schedule
Washington, DC
November 14, 2011


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is en route to foreign travel. Click here for more information.


DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

12:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns officiates the swearing-in ceremony for Ambassador-designate to Sweden Mark Brzezinski, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH


Administrator Shah participates in the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) Annual Meeting, in San Francisco, California. Click here or contact nschiegg@usaid.gov for more information.



UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Canadian Political Director Kerry Buck, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS

1:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with Edward Black of the Computer and Communications Industry Association (CCIA), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with Francisco D'Souza of Cognizant Technology Solutions, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with President and CEO of The Nature Conservancy Mark Tercek, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with members of the China Entrepreneur Club (CEC), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

11:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero participates in a panel event, “Entrepreneurship and Business Links in the Americas” with Inter-American Development Bank President Luis Alberto Moreno, in Washington DC.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Otero meets with Tedwodros Melesse of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero participates in the Central American Integration Systems security experts group meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

1:45 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake delivers remarks at the Jamestown Foundation’s conference on “Central Asia, Afghanistan and the New Silk Road: Political, Economic and Security Challenges,” at the University Club in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINEDE BY HOST)
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3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

Assistant Secretary Brownfield participates in the Central American Integration Systems security experts group meeting, at the Department of State.
(Closed press coverage)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL

Assistant Secretary Campbell accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

Assistant Secretary Carson is on foreign travel to China, Japan and Korea through November 15. Click here for more information.



ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION THOMAS COUNTRYMAN

Assistant Secretary Countryman hosts senior-level Afghan and Pakistani custom and border enforcement officials for consultations in Washington, DC through November 22.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

2:45 p.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez participates in the launch of the Latino American International Diaspora Engagement Alliance Marketplace (La IdEA), at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, DC.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

8:45 a.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson participates in the Central American Integration Systems security experts group meeting, at the Department of State.
(Closed press coverage)

2:45 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson delivers remarks at the launch of the Latino American International Diaspora Engagement Alliance Marketplace (La IdEA), at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, DC.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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3:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson joins Under Secretary Sherman’s meeting with Canadian Political Director Kerry Buck, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO


Assistant Secretary Shapiro is on foreign travel in the United Arab Emirates through November 14 to attend the Dubai Air Show. Click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY ANN STOCK

9:15 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock kicks off International Education Week by releasing the 2011 Open Doors Report at the National Press Club, in Washington, DC.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Stock attends the swearing-in ceremony for Ambassador-designate to Sweden Mark Brzezinski, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Stock attends a dinner in honor of UK Ambassador Nigel Sheinwald, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN


Ambassador Benjamin is on foreign travel in London, United Kingdom for meetings with senior British government officials.


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

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel to Beijing, Chengdu and Shanghai, China through November 16. On Monday, she is in Shanghai to meet with the Shanghai Women’s Federation, host a press roundtable and visit a women’s community project.


DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

Director Sullivan accompanies
Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Click here for more information.


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON

Special Representative Balderston delivers remarks at Unleashing IdEA, a diaspora event launching Global Entrepreneurship Week, at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, DC.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith meets with the London Olympic Committee to discuss the 2011 Hours Against Hate campaign, at Lamberth Palace in London, United Kingdom.


SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM HANNAH ROSENTHAL

Special Envoy Rosenthal is on foreign travel to the United Kingdom, Lithuania, and Estonia through November 19.


SPECIAL PRESS BRIEFING

12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Robert O. Blake, Jr. will brief the press on his recent travel to the Republic of Maldives where he participated in the 17th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation Summit.

The Daily Press Briefing with Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner will immediately follow.

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