Public Schedule
Washington, DC
May 14, 2012


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2012

SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON


9:15 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the assistant secretaries, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with staff from the Operations Center, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:10 a.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with the INR Watch Team, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m. Secretary Clinton officiates the swearing-in ceremony for U.S. Ambassador-designate to Libya J. Christopher Stevens, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:15 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and National Security Adviser Tom Donilon, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns is on foreign travel to Sweden for a meeting of the Arctic Council and bilateral meetings, and to Estonia for bilateral meetings through May 16.

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

4:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Ken Myers of Senator Richard Lugar’s office, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

12:45 p.m.
Administrator Shah speaks with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:15 p.m.
Administrator Shah speaks with U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Ambassador Eric Goosby.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

11:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats holds a conference call with Fidelity International in London’s Global Head of Institutional Investments Chris McNickle, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:40 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats participates in a panel discussion entitled ‘Global Economic Update’ hosted by Fusion Partners, at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

3:45 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends a meeting at the White House.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETAY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE


1:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine participates in a working lunch hosted by the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars on, “Is the Arab Awakening Marginalizing Women?” at the Wilson Center, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


2:40 p.m. Ambassador Marshall participates in the swearing-in ceremony of The Honorable Chris Stevens, U.S. Ambassador to Libya, at the State Department.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brownfield attends the U.S. Coast Guard reception, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman meets with Malaysian Ambassador to the U.S. Datuk Othman Hashim, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman attends the swearing-in ceremony of U.S. Ambassador-designate to Libya J. Christopher Stevens, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Costa Rican Ambassador to the U.S. Muni Figueres, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED MEDIA COVERAGE)

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


Assistant Secretary Jones is in on foreign travel in Indonesia to lead the U.S. delegation to the U.S.-Indonesia Science and Technology Joint Commission Meeting and to participate in other bilateral meetings and events.

9:00 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones visits the Budi Kemuliaan Hospital to see progress of its U.S.-supported program on “Expanding Maternal and Neonatal Survival,” in Jakarta, Indonesia.

10:30 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones meets with students and faculty of the University of Indonesia’s School of Medicine and visits the USAID-funded “GeneXpert” rapid TB diagnostics program.

12:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Indonesia’s Special Envoy for Climate Change Rachmat Witoelar, regarding the Climate and Environment Working Group under the U.S.-Indonesia Comprehensive Partnership.

2:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Acting Indonesian Minister of Health Dr. Ali Ghufron Mukti.

6:30 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Indonesian Minister of Research & Technology Gusti Muhammad Hatta.

7:30 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones attends a dinner hosted by Indonesian Minister of Research & Technology Gusti Muhammad Hatta.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard meets with International Organization for Migration Director General Bill Swing, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard meets with UNHCR Director of the Division of International Protection Volker Turk, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

9:00 a.m
. Assistant Secretary Stock delivers remarks at an International Visitor Leadership Program “WEAmericas” event with Ambassador Verveer, at the Meridian International Center, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

8:30 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby participates in a panel discussion with UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidibe and GBCHealth President and CEO John Tedstrom on the 30-year fight against HIV/AIDS, at the GBCHealth Conference, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

3:00 p.m.
Ambassador Goosby delivers remarks on PEPFAR’s plan to accelerate prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in high-burden countries, at the Business Leadership Council’s board meeting, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

Ambassador Rapp is on travel to San Francisco, California to speak at a conference hosted by Stanford University School of Law. The conference celebrates the ICC’s 10 year anniversary, assessing its performance, and looking ahead to future endeavors.

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

9:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer delivers opening remarks at an International Visitor Leadership Program “WEAmericas” event with Assistant Secretary Stock, at the Meridian International Center, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINE BY HOST)

12:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with fellows from the American Bar Association’s Rule of Law Initiative Pacific Fellows Women’s Rights Program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with Managing Director of the Deloitte Global Center for Corporate Governance Dan Konigsburg.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON


3:00 p.m. Special Representative Balderston meets with EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson and Executive Director of the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves Radha Muthiah to discuss the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, at the EPA. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

10:00 a.m.
Director of Policy Planning Sullivan meets with President of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) Elizabeth Littlefield, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Director of Policy Planning Sullivan meets with Swiss Ambassador to the U.S. Manuel Sager, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

12:30 p.m. Daily Press Briefing with Spokesperson Victoria Nuland

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