Public Schedule
Washington, DC
November 15, 2011


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel in Manila, Philippines. She is accompanied by Assistant Secretary Campbell and Director Sullivan. Click here for more information.

PM Secretary Clinton arrives in Manila, Philippines.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

2:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with German Deputy Defense Minister Christian Schmidt.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns delivers remarks to the State Department historians.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Colombian Defense Minister Carlos Pinzon, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

12:15 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides delivers remarks at the Tunisia Partnerships Forum, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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1:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Lieutenant General Michael Moeller, U.S. Security Coordinator for Israel and the Palestinian Authority, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with the senior budget team, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH


Administrator Shah attends the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) annual meeting, in San Francisco, California. For more information click here.

8:00 a.m. LOCAL Administrator Shah meets with Brady Deaton, Chair of the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development (BIFAD) and Chancellor of the University of Missouri, at the Marriot Marquis in San Francisco.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:30 a.m. LOCAL
Administrator Shah delivers keynote remarks during APLU’s general session, at the Marriot Marquis in San Francisco.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

2:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with French Political Director Jacques Audibert, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ELLEN TAUSCHER

9:30 a.m. Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Arye Hertzog, Director of the Israeli Missile Defense Organization, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher meets with Dr. Ed Moses of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

12:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Tauscher 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

9:30 a.m. Under Secretary Hormats participates in events surrounding the “Forum on New Trade Barriers Faced in Global Commerce,” at the Cosmos Club.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
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12:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats delivers welcoming remarks at a meeting with senior Chinese officials from the Central Party School and administrators from Yale University, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends the launch of the Public-Private Alliance for Responsible Minerals Trade (PPA), at the U.S. Institute of Peace.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
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4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with members of a Russian business delegation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

1:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with Ambassador Barton,
U.S. Representative to the Economic and Social Council of the UN, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero attends the launch of the Public-Private Alliance for Responsible Minerals Trade (PPA), at the United States Institute of Peace.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
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CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

Ambassador Marshall accompanies President Obama on foreign travel in Canberra, Australia.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Lieutenant General Michael Moeller, U.S. Security Coordinator for Israel and the Palestinian Authority, 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 Afghani 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

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez joins Tunisian Ambassador Mohamed Salah Tekaya, and Director General of the Foreign Investment Promotion Agency Noureddine Zekri for a conversation on “The Economic Agenda: Opportunities for Growth and Partnerships,”as part of the Tunisian Partnerships Forum, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON

11:00 am Assistant Secretary Gordon appears before the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe and Eurasia, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE HOUSE)
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AssisTant Secretary for Arms Control, Verification and Compliance Rose Gottemoeller

9:15 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks on the future of arms control to students from the University of Maryland School of Public Policy.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONSULAR AFFAIRS JANICE JACOBS

Assistant Secretary Jacobs hosts a Ukrainian delegation, headed by Ukrainian Ambassador Olexander Motsyk, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

11:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson participates in an inter-agency meeting with Colombian Defense Minister Carlos Pinzon, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

5:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson joins Deputy Secretary Burns’ meeting with Colombian Defense Minister Carlos Pinzon, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

11:45 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner participates in a workshop on “The State and Direction of the Darfur Process,” at the United States Institute of Peace.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner appears before the Helsinki Commission for a hearing on Coptic Christians in Egypt, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

Assistant Secretary Shapiro is on foreign travel in Muscat, Oman to meet with senior Omani government officials.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY ANN STOCK

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock officiates the swearing-in ceremony for new members of President Obama’s Cultural Property Advisory Committee, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN


Ambassador Benjamin is on foreign travel in Algiers, Algeria for meetings with senior Algerian government officials to discuss counterterrorism cooperation.


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND U.S. GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR ERIC GOOSBY

1:30 p.m. Ambassador Goosby delivers remarks at the Global Health Leadership Forum, hosted by the Centers for Disease Control, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY CDC)

4:00 p.m.
Ambassador Goosby briefs members of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Senate Foreign Affairs Committee on the Global Health Initiative.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


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

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel in Shanghai, China to deliver the keynote address at the Financial Times Women at the Top conference on women and the economy.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
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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 the Tunisia Partnerships Forum, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith is on foreign travel in Ottawa, Canada through November 17 to meet with grassroots organizations and youth, as well as discuss the 2011 Hours Against Hate campaign.


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.

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

12:30 p.m. Daily Press Briefing.

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