Public Schedule
Washington, DC
June 6, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel to Batumi, Georgia and Baku, Azerbaijan. The Secretary is accompanied by Assistant Secretary Gordon, Director Sullivan, VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS, and Special Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs and Senior Director for European Affairs Liz Sherwood Randall. Please click here for more information.

10:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with the embassy staff and families of Embassy Tbilisi, in Batumi, Georgia.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:25 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton meets with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, in Baku, Azerbaijan.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton attends a working lunch with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, in Baku, Azerbaijan.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:15 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton attends the Caspian Oil and Gas Show, in Baku, Azerbaijan.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

3:55 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton meets with the embassy staff and families of Embassy Baku, in Baku, Azerbaijan.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:15 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton holds a roundtable discussion with civil society representatives, in Baku, Azerbaijan.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton holds a joint press availability with Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, in Baku, Azerbaijan.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

12:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

8:15 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

9:50 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides delivers remarks at the President’s Export Council meeting, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to Morocco Sam Kaplan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Incoming Coordinating Director for Development and Economic Affairs Bambi Arellano, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Ambassador-designate to Haiti Pamela White, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

8:00 a.m. Administrator Shah attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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

9:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Caterpillar Group President of Construction Industries & Growth Markets Rich Lavin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with Chairman of KITA (Korea International Trade Association) Ambassador Han Duck-soo, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats meets with South African Ambassador to the U.S. Ebrahim Rasool, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats delivers remarks at a U.S.-China Business Council reception, at the Headquarters of U.S.-China Business Council.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends a dinner with Ambassador of Finland to the U.S. Ritva Koukku-Ronde in honor of Prime Minister of Finland Jyrki Katainen, at the Ambassador’s residence in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE


12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine meets with Libyan Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Dr. Naim Gheriany, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine addresses Department of State Public Affairs Officers of the Public Diplomacy Tradecraft course, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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


Under Secretary Otero is on foreign travel to Laos and Thailand through June 13. Please click here for more information.

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

10:50 a.m.
Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks on New START implementation at the Energy Facility Contractors Group’s Executive Council Meeting, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:30 p.m. Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller attends a dinner with Ambassador of Finland to the U.S. Ritva Koukku-Ronde in honor of Prime Minister of Finland Jyrki Katainen, at the Ambassador’s residence in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS RICK BARTON


7:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Barton meets with U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria Terence McCulley, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE


12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Dr. Henry Kissinger, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Ed Skyler, Global Head of Corporate Communications and Government Affairs at Citi, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

8:45 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Countryman meets with U.S. Ambassador to Morocco Sam Kaplan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

9:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez and Deputy Secretary Nides participate in the President’s Export Council meeting, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Jasmine Nahhas de Florio regarding the Maghreb Start-Up Initiative in North Africa, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez delivers remarks at a Kimberley Process reception, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON

Assistant Secretary Gordon accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

1:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Hammer addresses Department of State Public Affairs Officers of the Public Diplomacy Tradecraft course, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER


1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner meets with USCIRF Commissioners, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

7:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock attends the Vital Voices Global Partnership’s 11th Annual Global Leadership Awards, at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

Ambassador Benjamin is on foreign travel in Istanbul, Turkey through June 8 to meet with Turkish government officials to discuss counterterrorism initiatives.

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

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby meets with members of the House and Senate Appropriations Sub-Committees on State and Foreign Operations to provide an update on PEPFAR’s progress, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

9:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Amanda Ellis, Deputy Secretary for the International Development Group of New Zealand, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with Amy Schulman, General Counsel of Pfizer; Ellen Rosenthal, Chief Counsel of the Pfizer Legal Alliance; Mark Filip, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis; and Joan McPhee, Ropes & Gray LLP, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with Mu Sochua, Member of the Cambodian Parliament, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer participates in a Congressional roundtable on Women, Peace, and Security hosted by Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson and Representative Russ Carnahan, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:30 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer delivers remarks at the Vital Voices Global Leadership Awards Ceremony, at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN


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

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE:

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

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