Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
June 18, 2012

The U.S. Department of State’s Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy (ACIEP) will meet on Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. in room 1107 of the Harry S. Truman Building. This meeting will be hosted by Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Jose W. Fernandez and Committee Chairman Theodore Kassinger.

ACIEP serves the U.S. Government in a solely advisory capacity concerning current issues and challenges in international economic policy. The topics of the June 20 meeting will be Economic Statecraft—Using Diplomacy to Meet Our Economic Goals, and Trans-Atlantic Economic Partnerships.

The public may attend this meeting as seating capacity allows. Admittance to the State Department building will be by means of a pre-arranged clearance list. To be placed on this list, please provide your name, title, company or other affiliation, if appropriate; valid government-issued ID number (i.e., U.S. Government ID [agency], U.S. military ID [branch], passport [country], or drivers license [state]); date of birth; and citizenship to the Office of Economic Policy Analysis and Public Diplomacy by fax (202) 647-5936 (Attention: Ronelle Jackson), e-mail (, or telephone (202) 647-9204 by 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19 (For authority to request personal information, see the public notice for this meeting at 75 Fed. Reg. 42813).

Media must enter 23rd Street entrance.

For further information about the meeting, please contact Deputy Outreach Coordinator Tiffany Enoch, Office of Economic Policy Analysis and Public Diplomacy, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs, at (202) 647-2231 or

PRN: 2012/1006