Public Schedule
Washington, DC
May 8, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel in 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 meets with U.S. and Indian innovators, in New Delhi, India.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:40 a.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton attends an Innovation Partnerships event, in New Delhi, India.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

10:05 a.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton meets with Indian External Affairs Minister Krishna, in New Delhi, India.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:05 a.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton holds a joint press availability with Indian External Affairs Minister Somanahalli Mallaiah Krishna, in New Delhi, India.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

12:15 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton meets with Indian Opposition Leader Sushma Swaraj, in New Delhi, India.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

1:00 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton meets with the staff and families of Embassy New Delhi, in New Delhi, India.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

9:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns delivers opening remarks at the Washington Conference on the Americas, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Please contact Scott Miller at millersa@state.gov for more information on attending.

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Oren, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with UK Minister of State for Europe David Lidington, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:15 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Chilean Foreign Minister Alfredo Moreno, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:15 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

7:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides participates in a video conference with Embassy Islamabad and USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:15 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Japanese former Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Takeo Hiranuma, Diet members and family members of Japanese citizens abducted by North Korea, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Senator Lindsey Graham, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

1:45 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to Egypt Anne Patterson, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction (SIGIR) Stuart Bowen, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with EU Country American Chamber of Commerce representatives, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:45 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides delivers remarks at the Annual Dinner for the Middle East Council of American Chambers of Commerce, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

10:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats delivers remarks at an event hosted by the Transatlantic Policy Network, “Unblocking Innovation: How to Increase Transatlantic Trade in Science, Technology and Innovation,” in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with students from the University of Tennessee at Martin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:15 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats speaks with President of Corning Inc. Wendell Weeks, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

4:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with the Chilean Foreign Minister Alfredo Moreno, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER


12:00 p.m. LOCAL Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks at the Federation of American Scientists, in Atherton, California.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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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

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with the Honorable Margaret McKeown, Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with the Director of Peru’s National Commission for Development and Life Without Drugs (DEVIDA) Carmen Masias, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

11:30 a.m. Ambassador Carson meets with Gabonese Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Moussa-Adamo, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

Assistant Secretary Countryman is on foreign travel in Vienna, Austria as part of the U.S. delegation to the Preparatory Committee meeting of Parties to the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty (NPT).

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. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

8: 30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson participates in the 42nd Conference on the Americas, “Global Recovery: The Regional View,” at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends an event on the International Boundary and Water Commission, at the Organization of American States in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones speaks with Canadian Deputy Minister of Fisheries Claire Dansereau.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL

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

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

Ambassador Rapp is on travel in San Francisco, California 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 travels with U.S.-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 to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia through May 11 to meet with private sector representatives to discuss a new public-private partnership promoting innovation and entrepreneurship in Africa. The partnership will be launched during the World Economic Forum on Africa. Please click here for more information.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

Special Representative Lewis is on foreign travel in Changchun, China to discuss potential areas of sub-national cooperation between northeast states of the U.S. and northeast provinces of China.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

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

PRESS SCHEDULE BRIEFING

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

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