Public Schedule
Washington, DC
February 14, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:00 a.m. Secretary Clinton joins Vice President Biden’s meeting with Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

11:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton joins President Obama’s meeting with Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:20 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

12:30 p.m. Secretary Clinton and Vice President Biden host a lunch in honor of Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)

6:45 p.m. Secretary Clinton attends a dinner hosted by Vice President Biden in honor of Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at Vice President Biden’s residence.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

12:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a lunch hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Clinton in honor of Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)

3:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Chevron CEO, John Watson, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:45 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a dinner hosted by Vice President Biden in honor of Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at Vice President Biden’s residence.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES


Deputy Secretary Nides is on foreign travel in Iraq to hold meetings with senior Iraqi and Embassy Baghdad officials and discuss key aspects of our bilateral relationship.

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

12:30 p.m.
Administrator Shah attends a lunch hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Clinton in honor of Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)

4:00 p.m.
Administrator Shah meets with Robert Zoellick of the World Bank, at the World Bank Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

12:30 p.m
. Under Secretary Sherman attends a lunch hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Clinton in honor of Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT ROBERT HORMATS

12:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends a lunch hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Clinton in honor of Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)

3:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats holds a conference call with Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador Demetrios Marantis, at the Department of State.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS MARIA OTERO

Under Secretary Otero is on foreign travel to India, Nepal and Sri Lanka through February 17.

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS KATHLEEN STEPHENS

12:30 p.m.
Acting Under Secretary Stephens attends a lunch hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Clinton in honor of Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


Ambassador Marshall assists with events at the White House and Department of State for the Working Visit of the Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

Assistant Secretary Blake is on foreign travel to the Maldives, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh through February 17. Please click here for more information.

2:15 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Blake delivers remarks at the Edward M. Kennedy Commemoration, at Dhaka University, in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:30 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel in Bogota, Colombia through February 15 to meet with economic officials, business community representatives, and university students to discuss trade and investment. Please click here for more information.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

2:00 p.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Hammer participates in a Facebook chat where he answers Facebook users’ general foreign policy questions. Please click here for more information and to participate in the Facebook chat.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON


1:30 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Marilyn Quagliotti, Deputy Director for Supply Reduction in the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP), at the Department of State.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

Assistant Secretary Shapiro is on foreign travel to South East Asia through February 16. Please click here for more information.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN:

10:30 a.m. Ambassador Benjamin meets with Israeli National Security Council Director of Counterterrorism Nitzan Nuriel, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR AMBASSADOR ERIC GOOSBY

8:00 a.m. Ambassador Goosby meets with Simon Bland of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE IN THE OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE STEPHEN RAPP

Ambassador Rapp is on foreign travel in Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Australia and Indonesia through February 18.

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

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with Ambassador Nancy McEldowney, Senior Vice President at the National Defense University (NDU) and other senior NDU leadership, on Women, Peace, and Security issues, at the National Defense University.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

12:30 p.m
. Special Representative Lewis attends a lunch hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Clinton in honor of Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, His Excellency Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith travels to Kenya, Comoros Islands, Tanzania, and Sudan to engage with youth and civil society groups as well as to launch Generation Change chapters in Kenya, Comoros Islands, and Sudan through February 21.

SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM HANNAH ROSENTHAL

5:00 p.m. Special Envoy Rosenthal briefs the Greater Miami Jewish Federation Board of Directors on the state of anti-Semitism internationally, in Miami, Florida.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:30 p.m.
Special Envoy Rosenthal delivers remarks and answers questions regarding her recent findings on international trends of anti-Semitism at a joint Jewish Community Relations Council / Anti-Defamation League event in Miami, Florida.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

11:30 a.m. Daily Press Briefing with Spokesperson Victoria Nuland

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