Public Schedule
Washington, DC
November 17, 2011


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON:
Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel to Bangkok, Thailand and Bali, Indonesia. Click here for more information.

8:35 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with the staff and families of Embassy Bangkok, in Bangkok, Thailand.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:20 a.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton visits a flooding evacuation center at the Science Sports Center, in Bangkok, Thailand.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

PM LOCAL
Secretary Clinton arrives in Bali, Indonesia.

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS:
8:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

10:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Swiss Deputy Foreign Minister Peter Maurer.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Mr. Yossi Beilin, President, Beilink Business Foreign Affairs.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES:
10:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides convenes a meeting on the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides speaks with Ambassador to Canada David Jacobson.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Deputy Director for Foreign Assistance Rob Goldberg, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Brigadier General Edward Dorman, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH:

Administrator Shah is on domestic travel in Chicago, Illinois. For more information, click here.

11:00 a.m. LOCAL Administrator Shah meets with President of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs Marshall Bouton and senior fellow at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs Catherine Bertini.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:15 p.m.
LOCAL Administrator Shah delivers remarks on the Horn of Africa famine, at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ELLEN TAUSCHER:
Under Secretary Tauscher is on domestic travel in Scottsdale, Arizona to attend the Aerospace Industries Association Board of Directors Conference.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
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UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS:
Under Secretary Hormats is on foreign travel in Paris, France to participate in the G8 Foreign Affairs Sous Sherpa meetings through November 18. Click here for more information.

9:30 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in the first working session on the Deauville Partnership, at the Dolce Hotel.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in the second working session on the Deauville Partnership, at the Dolce Hotel.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in the third working session on the Internet, at the Dolce Hotel.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with the Aga Kahn Development Foundation (AKDN), at the Chateau of Enghien.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO:
9:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with Swiss State Secretary for Foreign Affairs Peter Maurer, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with Ugandan LGBT activist Frank Mugisha, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL:

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

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE:
Assistant Secretary Blake travels to the University of Virginia for a series of meetings with students and faculty, in Charlottesville, VA.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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:
1:45 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Carson participates in a round table discussion as part of the African Studies Association Annual Conference, “Fifty Years of African Liberation,” at the Marriot Wardman Hotel.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION THOMAS COUNTRYMAN:
Assistant Secretary Countryman is on foreign travel to Argentina and Brazil through November 18 to meet with senior government officials for bilateral discussions on nonproliferation issues.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ:
9:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez delivers keynote remarks on “Catalyzing Economic Growth in Latin American,” at the Millennium Challenge Corporation in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
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11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Deputy Governor of the Saudi General Investment Authority Prince Saud al-Faisal bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with representatives from the diamond industry, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER :
Acting Assistant Secretary Hammer is on domestic travel in San Francisco, California to meet with members of the Ploughshares Fund, the Skoll Foundation and executives at Twitter and Google.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON:
2:30 p.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Swiss Assistant Secretary for North and South America Dora Rapold, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Dominican Republic Ambassador Anibal De Castro, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 pm. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Brazilian Ambassador Mauro Vieira, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER:
1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with recipients of the Committee to Protect Journalists’ International Press Freedom Award, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Egyptian-American Coptic Christians, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner briefs Senate Foreign Relations Committee staffers on his recent trip to Burma, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION DAVID ROBINSON:
2 p.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Robinson meets with Swiss Assistant Secretary for Human Rights, Refugees and Migration Claude Wild, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN:
Ambassador Benjamin is on foreign travel in Algiers, Algeria to participate in a meeting of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) Sahel Working Group.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER:
10:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Lithuanian Ambassador to the US Zygimantas Pavilionis, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Finnish Ambassador Ritva Koukku-Ronde, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN:
Director Sullivan accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Click here for more information.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH:
Special Representative Pandith is on foreign travel in Ottawa , Canada to meet with grassroots organizations, youth, and talk about the 2011 Hours Against Hate campaign through November 17.

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.

10:30 a.m. LOCAL Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with Panevezys Rozynas high school students to lead a discussion on anti-Semitism and Holocaust education in Panevezys, Lithuania.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. LOCAL Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with Rozynas Principal and Chair of the Panevezys Jewish Community Genadij Kofman, in Panevezys, Lithuania.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:45 a.m. LOCAL Special Envoy Rosenthal tours memorial sites in Panevezys, Lithuania.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. LOCAL Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with the Jewish community of Lithuania, in Vilnius, Lithuania.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:45 p.m. LOCAL Special Envoy Rosenthal meets with human rights organizations in the Human Rights Coalition, in Vilnius, Lithuania.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:
12:30 p.m.
Daily Press Briefing with Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner

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