Public Schedule
Washington, DC
June 14, 2012


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
THURSDAY JUNE 14, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:20 a.m.
Secretary Clinton delivers remarks to the Child Survival Forum, at Georgetown University. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 7:30 a.m. at Healy Hall, Georgetown University, 37th and O Street NW, Washington, DC.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 8:00 a.m. at Healy Hall, Georgetown University, 37th and O Street NW, Washington, DC.
Interested media must be registered in advance of the event. For more information and to register, please contact Jeffrey Springer at 5thBDay@usaid.gov
Secretary Clinton’s remarks will be streamed live at http://apromiserenewed.org/Webcast.html.


10:45 a.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at the African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum and marks Global Economic Statecraft Day, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information on the event and here for more information on Global Economic Statecraft Day.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for cameras: 7:00 a.m. from the C Street Entrance.
Final access for journalists and still photographers: 7:45 a.m. from the C Street Entrance.


12:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton hosts a working lunch in honor of the U.S.-Korea ministerial dialogue 2+2 meetings with Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Republic of Korea Kim Sung-Hwan, and Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Korea Kwan-Jin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Secretary Clinton participates in the U.S.-Korea ministerial dialogue 2+2 meetings with Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Republic of Korea Kim Sung-Hwan, and Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Korea Kwan-Jin, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)
Pre-set time for cameras: 11:45 a.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 12:35 p.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.


2:10 p.m. Secretary Clinton holds a press availability with Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Republic of Korea Kim Sung-Hwan, and Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Korea Kwan-Jin, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for cameras: 1:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:35 p.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.


3:45 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the 2012 African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) delegates, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:15 p.m.
Secretary Clinton meets with Chief Israeli Negotiator Isaac Molho and Special Envoy for Middle East Peace David Hale, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns visits Kabul to lead the U.S. delegation to the “Heart of Asia” Ministerial and meet with senior Afghan officials and other international counterparts. Please click here for more information.

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

Administrator Shah participates in the event, Child Survival: Call to Action, at Georgetown University. The governments of the United States, India, and Ethiopia will convene, in collaboration with UNICEF, in Washington, DC from June 14-15, 2012. The event will bring together 700 prominent leaders from government, the private sector, and civil society to kick off a long-term, business-like effort to save children’s lives. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

8:45 a.m. Administrator Shah delivers opening remarks at the event, Child Survival: Call to Action, at Georgetown University. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 7:30 a.m. at Healy Hall, Georgetown University, 37th and O Street NW, Washington, DC.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 8:00 a.m. at Healy Hall, Georgetown University, 37th and O Street NW, Washington, DC.
Interested media must be registered in advance of the event. For more information and to register, please contact Jeffrey Springer at 5thBDay@usaid.gov


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

9:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman delivers remarks at the Young African Leaders Innovation Summit and marks Global Economic Statecraft Day, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Sherman meets with Indian Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai and his Ministry of External Affairs delegation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Under Secretary Hormats marks Global Economic Statecraft Day in Tunis, Tunisia, participating in the NUSACC Business Delegation/Investment Conference.

7:45 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with Special Advisor to the Prime Minister Mondher Ben Ayed, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:30 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with Tunisian Prime Minister Hamadi Jabali, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:15 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with Tunisian Prime Minister Hamadi Jabali and members of the trade mission, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with Tunisian Secretary of State Hedi Ben Abbes, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats meets with Tunisian Central Bank Governor Mustapha Nabli, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:20 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats attends a Tunisia Investment Forum ceremony, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:50 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats visits the Tunisian-American Young Professionals’ Booth, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats attends the Tunisia Investment Forum Opening event, in Tunis, Tunisia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

2:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks welcoming the 2012 African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) delegates, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks at a Flag Day event, hosted by the United States Institute of Peace, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:15 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine marks Global Economic Statecraft Day by delivering remarks at the Young African Leaders Innovation Summit, at Meridian International Center, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY OF STATE FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

9:30 a.m.
Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller meets with Director of the Israeli Missile Defense Organization Yair Ramati, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller meets with IAEA Assistant Director General for Policy and Chief of Cabinet Rafael Grossi, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

7:00 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall attends a reception in celebration of the President of Israel His Excellency Shimon Peres on the occasion of receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom, hosted by the Ambassador of Israel His Excellency Michael Oren and Mrs. Sally Oren, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS RICK BARTON

Assistant Secretary Barton is on travel in Maine through June 15 to participate in the World Affairs Council of Maine’s annual meeting.

5:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Barton delivers remarks at the World Affairs Council of Maine’s Annual Meeting. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Please contact Amy Holland at 207-221-4386 or aholland@wacmaine.org for more information on attending.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

10:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake joins Under Secretary Sherman’s bilateral meeting with Indian Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake marks Global Economic Statecraft Day by delivering a readout of the U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue, at the Foreign Press Center. Please click here for more information on the U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOST)
Please contact Saul Hernandez at hernandezsa2@state.gov for more information.

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Lieutenant General (R) Douglas Lute, Special Assistant to the President for Afghanistan and Pakistan, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Campbell joins Secretary Clinton’s working lunch in honor of the U.S.-Korea ministerial dialogue 2+2 meetings with Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Republic of Korea Kim Sung-Hwan, and Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Korea Kwan-Jin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Campbell joins Secretary Clinton in the U.S.-Korea ministerial dialogue 2+2 meetings with Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Republic of Korea Kim Sung-Hwan, and Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Korea Kwan-Jin, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE FOR REMARKS)
Pre-set time for cameras: 11:45 a.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 12:35 p.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.


2:10 p.m. Assistant Secretary Campbell attends Secretary Clinton’s joint press availability with Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Republic of Korea Kim Sung-Hwan, and Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Korea Kwan-Jin, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for cameras: 1:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:35 p.m. from the 23rd Street Lobby.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

8:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Carson marks Global Economic Statecraft Day by participating in the African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE FOR OPENING REMARKS)
Pre-set time for cameras: 7:00 a.m. from the C Street Entrance.
Final access for journalists and still photographers: 7:45 a.m. from the C Street Entrance.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman attends a roundtable discussion with World Health Organization Director-General Dr. Margaret Chan, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:45 p.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman meets with IAEA Assistant Director General Rafael Grossi, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Hammer marks Global Economic Statecraft Day by holding a conference call with representatives from university business schools and Chambers of Commerce to discuss the Department of State’s economic statecraft agenda, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

11:15 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Sao Paulo, Brazil Governor Geraldo Alckmin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a farewell lunch in honor of Honduran Ambassador Jorge Hernandez, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with U.S. Ambassador to Nicaragua Phyllis Powers, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

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


8:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jones attends the opening of the Child Survival Forum, at Georgetown University. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 7:30 a.m. at Healy Hall, Georgetown University, 37th and O Street NW, Washington, DC.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 8:00 a.m. at Healy Hall, Georgetown University, 37th and O Street NW, Washington, DC.
Interested media must be registered in advance of the event. For more information and to register, please contact Jeffrey Springer at 5thBDay@usaid.gov


11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jones attends a roundtable meeting with the World Health Organization Director General Dr. Margaret Chan, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Frédéric Doré, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of France, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER


Assistant Secretary Posner is on foreign travel in Bahrain through June 15 to meet with a range of government and civil society actors.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

2:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock delivers remarks at an event welcoming 2012 African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) delegates, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information on AWEP.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Benjamin meets with Tunisian Ambassador to the U.S. Mohamed Salah Tekaya, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

8:30 a.m. Ambassador Goosby attends the opening of the Child Survival Forum, at Georgetown University. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 7:30 a.m. at Healy Hall, Georgetown University, 37th and O Street NW, Washington, DC.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 8:00 a.m. at Healy Hall, Georgetown University, 37th and O Street NW, Washington, DC.
Interested media must be registered in advance of the event. For more information and to register, please contact Jeffrey Springer at 5thBDay@usaid.gov


5:30 p.m. Ambassador Goosby meets with World Health Organization Director-General Dr. Margaret Chan at the Child Survival Forum, at Georgetown University.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

1:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with the Senior Vice President, Chief Public Affairs and Communications Officer of Coca Cola Clyde Tuggle, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:45 p.m. Ambassador Verveer joins Secretary Clinton’s meeting with the 2012 African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) delegates, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. Ambassador Verveer marks Global Economic Statecraft Day by attending the European-American Business Council (EABC) Ambassadors Dinner, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS


Special Representative Lewis marks Global Economic Statecraft Day in Brazil by participating in the ICLEI World Congress 2012. She is also in Brazil to attend the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio + 20).

3:00 p.m. Special Representative Lewis marks Global Economic Statecraft Day by participating in a roundtable with ACMinas Business leaders on the theme “Economic Links between Minas Gerais and the U.S.,” in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Special Representative Lewis marks Global Economic Statecraft Day by participating in the opening of the ICLEI World Congress, at the Grade Teatro do SESC Palladium, in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith is on foreign travel in Scotland to participate in community outreach and Olympic torch relay events supporting the 2012 Hours Against Hate campaign.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

4:30 p.m.
Director Sullivan gives a briefing for Global Economic Statecraft Day, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

12:15 p.m. Daily Press Briefing with Spokesperson Victoria Nuland

[This is a mobile copy of Public Schedule for June 14, 2012]