Public Schedule
Washington, DC
May 7, 2012


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MONDAY, MAY 7, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel in Kolkata and New Delhi, India. Secretary Clinton is accompanied by Assistant Secretary Blake, Spokesperson Nuland, Director Sullivan, and VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS. Please click here for more information.

9:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton holds a townterview hosted by NDTV’s Barkha Dutt, in Kolkata, India.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton meets with Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee, in Kolkata, India.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

4:40 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton meets with National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon, in New Delhi, India.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton meets with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, in New Delhi, India.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

6:55 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton meets with Sonia Ganhi, in New Delhi, India.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

10:15 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Chinese Defense Minister Liang Guanglie and Delegation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Slovak Ambassador to the U.S. Peter Burian, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with students from Princeton University, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:45 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Honduran President Porfirio Lobo Sosa, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:15 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns participates in the non-profit Financial Services Volunteer Corps’ Board of Directors dinner, at the Metropolitan Club.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

9:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides delivers remarks at the USAID Mission Directors Course, at the Foreign Service Institute, in Arlington, VA.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Mexican Ambassador to the U.S. Arturo Sarukhan, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

3:30 p.m.
Administrator Shah speaks with Senator Lindsey Graham.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN


12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Jordanian Ambassador to the U.S. Alia Hatoug-Bouran, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Joyce Connery, Director of Nuclear Energy Policy at the National Security Council, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends a lunch with Unilever CEO Paul Polman, Chairman of Atlantic Council, at the Ritz Carlton, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats holds a conference call with Afsaneh Beschloss, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Rock Creek Group, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends the Atlantic Council Annual Awards Dinner, at the Ritz Carlton, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


10:00 a.m. Ambassador Marshall hosts a reception in honor of departing Slovak Ambassador His Excellency Peter Burian and Mrs. Nina Burianova, at the Blair House in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Marshall hosts a reception in honor of former Kosovar Ambassador His Excellency Avni Spahiu and Mrs. Sebahate Spahiu, at the Blair House in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Ambassador Marshall attends a reception for British and U.S. Athletes in the presence of His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales, hosted by the British Ambassador Sir Peter Westmacott and Lady Susan Westmacott, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE


Assistant Secretary Blake accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel to India. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Honduran President Porfirio Lobo Sosa, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield attends a ceremony for Colombia's National Police Chief General Oscar Naranjo, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

Assistant Secretary Countryman is on foreign travel in Ljubljana, Slovenia to participate in the 13th International Export Controls Conference, co-hosted by the U.S., EU, and Slovenia. Assistant Secretary Countryman delivers opening remarks, and conducts bilateral meetings with Slovenian counterparts.
(OPEN TO THE PRESS FOR OPENING REMARKS)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel in Ankara, Turkey to lead the U.S. delegation to the U.S.-Turkey Economic Partnership Commission meeting.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Honduran President Porfirio Lobo Sosa, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL

Coordinator McCall travels to Los Angeles to meet with media industry experts.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

10:15 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Shapiro joins Deputy Secretary Burns’ meeting with Chinese Defense Minister Liang Guanglie and Delegation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Shapiro attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

10:30 a.m
. Assistant Secretary Stock attends the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts board meeting, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

2:30 p.m.
Ambassador Benjamin meets with Netherlands Ambassador to the U.S. Renée Jones-Bos, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Ambassador Goosby delivers remarks on achieving an AIDS-free generation at the 2012 International Military HIV/AIDS Conference, in Maputo, Mozambique.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

Ambassador Goosby meets with U.S. Ambassador to Mozambique Leslie Rowe to discuss in-country PEPFAR activities, in Maputo, Mozambique.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE STEPHEN RAPP, OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Ambassador Rapp is on travel in San Francisco, CA to deliver remarks at a conference on the ICC at Stanford University’s School of Law and at the World Affairs Council of Northern California’s conference on international justice.

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

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel to Burma and Thailand through May 11 to discuss women and girls in Burma with Aung San Suu Kyi and other political, civil society and ethnic leaders in Rangoon, Naypyidaw and the Shan state in Burma, as well as Chiang Mai, Thailand. Ambassador Verveer will travel with US-based foundation leaders to highlight challenges and opportunities for women’s empowerment.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON

Special Representative Balderston is on foreign travel in Cape Town, South Africa to participate in meetings with private sector representatives to discuss a new public-private partnership to promote innovation and entrepreneurship in Africa that will be launched during the World Economic Forum on Africa. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

Special Representative Lewis is on foreign travel in Changchun, China to discuss the potential for sub-national cooperation by northeast states of the U.S. and the northeast provinces of China.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM HANNAH ROSENTHAL

7:45 p.m.
Special Envoy Rosenthal delivers remarks at the Canadian Institute for the Study of Anti -Semitism CISA's Shindleman Family Lecture, in Winnipeg, Canada.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

Director Sullivan accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel to India. Please click here for more information.

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