Public Schedule
Washington, DC
April 9, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:00 a.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks to the U.S./Brazil Partnership for the 21st Century, at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)

11:45 a.m. Secretary Clinton joins President Obama’s meeting with Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:00 p.m.
Secretary Clinton joins President Obama’s working lunch with Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

2:45 p.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with President Obama, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:30 p.m.
Secretary Clinton participates in a signing ceremony with Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio Patriota, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 2:45 p.m. from the 23rd Entrance Street Lobby.
Final access for journalists and still photographers: 3:15 p.m. from the 23rd Entrance Street lobby.


7:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at the screening of the Aung San Suu Kyi Biopic “The Lady,” at the Motion Picture Association, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)
Interested press should contact Anna Soellner at (202) 293-1966 or by email at Anna_Soellner@mpaa.org.

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns delivers remarks at the Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

9:30 a.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends a meeting White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria Terence McCulley, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats participates in the U.S./Brazil Partnership for the 21st Century Conference, at the U.S Chamber of Commerce. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Otero hosts a lunch for Nigeria’s Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Chairman Ibrahim Lamorde, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

9:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine participates in the U.S./Brazil Partnership for the 21st Century Conference, at the U.S Chamber of Commerce. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


Ambassador Marshall assists with events at the White House for the official working visit of Her Excellency Dilma Rousseff, President of the Federative Republic of Brazil.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Kazakhstan Deputy Foreign Minister Kairat Umarov, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

Assistant Secretary Blake hosts the U.S.-Kazakhstan Strategic Partnership Dialogue, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with UN Deputy Special Representative for Haiti Kevin Kennedy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL

Assistant Secretary Campbell attends the screening of the Aung San Suu Kyi Biopic “The Lady,” at the Motion Picture Association in Washington, DC.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

3:00 p.m. Ambassador Johnnie Carson delivers remarks titled “Nigeria, One Year After Elections,“ at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFFREY FELTMAN


2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Feltman meets with the UN Secretary General’s Personal Envoy for Western Sahara Christopher Ross, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

9:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez attends the U.S.-Brazil CEO Forum Meeting, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson participates in events relating to Brazilian President Rousseff’s visit to the U.S., including the U.S./Brazil Partnership for the 21st Century Conference, at the U.S Chamber of Commerce, bilateral meetings, and the U.S.-Brazil CEO Forum, in Washington, DC.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES

10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Kazakhstan’s Vice Minister of Industry & New Technologies Kanysh Tuleushin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones co-hosts an inter-agency meeting of the Intergovernmental Panel on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services with the Assistant Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Steven Fetter, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock participates in the U.S./Brazil Partnership for the 21st Century Conference, at the U.S Chamber of Commerce. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)

5:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock attends the Closing Plenary Session of the U.S./Brazil Partnership for the 21st Century with remarks by Her Excellency Dilma Rousseff, President of Brazil, at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)

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

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Verveer hosts a civil society forum on the U.S. Department of State Policy Guidance on Promoting Gender Equality to Achieve Our National Security and Foreign Policy Objectives, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Muktar Djumaliev, Kyrgyzstan Ambassador to the United States, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer attends the Motion Picture Association of America’s screening of Aung San Suu Kyi biopic “The Lady”. Prior to the screening, Ambassador Verveer will moderate a panel discussion with the film’s director Luc Besson, star Michelle Yeoh, and Special Representative for Burma Derek Mitchell. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

2:00 p.m. Special Representative Lewis attends the U.S./Brazil Partnership for the 21st Century conference at the Chamber of Commerce, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)

3:30 p.m. Special Representative Lewis participates in the ceremony to sign the Memorandum of Understanding between the United States and Brazil to Support State and Local Cooperation, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. Special Representative Lewis meets with governors of Brazilian states and U.S. state and local elected officials, at the Department of State.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

1:00 p.m. Director Sullivan delivers remarks to West Point Cadets, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:
12:00 p.m.
Daily Press Briefing with Spokesperson Victoria Nuland

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