Public Schedule
Washington, DC
July 23, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

10:00 a.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at the 2012 International AIDS Conference, at the Washington Convention Center. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Press must have AIDS 2012 media credentials in order to access the Secretary's speech. If you intend to register, email media@aids2012.org to expedite the process and credential pick-up. On-site media registration and credential pick-up opened at 1p.m. Saturday, July 21. Media is strongly encouraged to register before Monday. Additional information on AIDS2012.org.
Pre set for cameras: 7:45 a.m. Hall E; Session Room 1.
Final access for writers and still photographers: 9:00 a.m., Hall E; Session Room 1.


2:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton hosts the swearing-in ceremony for Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Director General of the Foreign Service and Director of Human Resources, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Dominique Ouattara, First Lady of Cote d’Ivoire, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:45 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Ambassador Marc Grossman, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton attends a reception honoring the presentation of a Steinway piano to the State Department with a performance by the cast of Broadway’s Memphis, at the State Department.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton attends a reception and dinner benefiting the Global Equality Fund hosted by the Human Rights Campaign and the Elton John Aids Foundation, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BURNS

9:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns delivers opening remarks at the U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Colombian Ambassador to the U.S. Gabriel Silva, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:15 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Ambassador to Azerbaijan Richard Morningstar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES


10:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with the President of the National Democratic Institute Ken Wollack, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Chairman of the Export-Import Bank Fred Hochberg, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

10:00 a.m.
Administrator Shah attends the 2012 International AIDS Conference, at the Washington Convention Center. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Press must have AIDS 2012 media credentials in order to access the Secretary's speech. If you intend to register, email media@aids2012.org to expedite the process and credential pick-up. On-site media registration and credential pick-up opened at 1p.m. Saturday, July 21. Media is strongly encouraged to register before Monday. Additional information on AIDS2012.org.
Pre set for cameras: 7:45 a.m. Hall E; Session Room 1.
Final access for writers and still photographers: 9:00 a.m., Hall E; Session Room 1.


2:30 p.m. Administrator Shah meets with World Bank President Dr. Jim Yong Kim, at the Washington Convention Center.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m.
Administrator Shah delivers remarks at the Country Ownership Panel at the XIX International AIDS Conference, at the Washington Convention Center.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m.
Administrator Shah delivers opening remarks at a USAID/World Bank Debate on Emerging Issues in Today’s HIV Response, at the World Bank.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Hormats meets with Council on Foreign Relations Senior Fellow Thomas Bollyky at a private briefing on a new Council on Foreign Relations’ Policy Innovation Memorandum, “Better Regulation for Freer Trade,” at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats participates in a discussion with Center for Strategic & International Studies on Evolving Economic Ties with Burma, at CSIS, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats speaks at a Counterfeit Drugs/Center for Safe Internet Pharmacies Event, at the National Press Club, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

10:00 a.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine attends the 2012 International AIDS Conference, at the Washington Convention Center. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Press must have AIDS 2012 media credentials in order to access the Secretary's speech. If you intend to register, email media@aids2012.org to expedite the process and credential pick-up. On-site media registration and credential pick-up opened at 1p.m. Saturday, July 21. Media is strongly encouraged to register before Monday. Additional information on AIDS2012.org.
Pre set for cameras: 7:45 a.m. Hall E; Session Room 1.
Final access for writers and still photographers: 9:00 a.m., Hall E; Session Room 1.


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

12:45 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero hosts a lunch for Dominique Ouattara, First Lady of Cote d’Ivoire, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero attends a reception honoring the presentation of a Steinway piano to the State Department with a performance by the cast of Broadway’s Memphis, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER


Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller is on foreign travel in Vienna, Austria for consultations with counterparts on strengthening conventional arms control in Europe.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


9:00 a.m. Ambassador Marshall hosts a reception in honor of the departing Ambassador of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg His Excellency Jean-Paul Senninger and Mrs. Louise Akerblom, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall participates in the swearing-in ceremony of The Honorable Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Director General of the Foreign Service and Director of Human Resources, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall attends a reception honoring the presentation of a Steinway piano to the State Department with a performance by the cast of Broadway’s Memphis, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS RICK BARTON

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Barton meets with the UN Executive Representative for Burundi Charles Petrie, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Barton participates in a phone call with Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Barton attends in the swearing-in ceremony of Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Director General of the Foreign Service and Director of Human Resources, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with journalist Kalyani Shankar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake participates in a working lunch with the Italian Ambassador to the U.S. Claudio Bisogniero, in Washington DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AFFAIRS BRIMMER

Assistant Secretary Brimmer is on foreign travel in Paris, France from July 23 through July 27 for various consultations including annual meetings with her counterparts from the P5 members of the UN Security Council.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield attends the swearing-in ceremony for Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Director General of the Foreign Service and Director of Human Resources, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

Assistant Secretary Countryman leads the U.S. delegation during the final week of the U.N. Arms Trade Treaty Conference, at the UN.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends the swearing in ceremony for Ambassador-Designate to the Kingdom of Swaziland Makila James, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER


9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Posner participates in the China Human Rights Dialogue, at the Department of State
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

5:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Stock attends a reception honoring the presentation of a Steinway piano to the State Department with a performance by the cast of Broadway’s Memphis, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

9:30 a.m. Ambassador Benjamin meets with Canada Director General for International Relations Artur Wilczynski, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Benjamin meets with UN Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Director Mike Smith, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE

2:45 p.m.
Ambassador Benjamin meets with Cyprus Ambassador to the U.S. Pavlos Anastasiades, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.
Ambassador Benjamin meets with members of the German Free Democratic Party Committee on Human Rights and Humanitarian Aid, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby attends Secretary Clinton’s remarks at the 2012 International AIDS Conference, at the Washington Convention Center. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Press must have AIDS 2012 media credentials in order to access the Secretary's speech. If you intend to register, email media@aids2012.org to expedite the process and credential pick-up. On-site media registration and credential pick-up opened at 1p.m. Saturday, July 21. Media is strongly encouraged to register before Monday. Additional information on AIDS2012.org.
Pre set for cameras: 7:45 a.m. Hall E; Session Room 1.
Final access for writers and still photographers: 9:00 a.m., Hall E; Session Room 1.


11:00 a.m. Ambassador Goosby participates in an AIDS 2012 panel discussion on improving effectiveness and efficiency in the HIV response with Gates Foundation founder Bill Gates, International AIDS Society President Dr. Elly Katabira, World Bank President Dr. Jim Yong Kim, and Lesotho Minister of Social Health and Welfare Dr. Mphu Ramatlapeng, at the Washington Convention Center.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

1:00 p.m. Ambassador Goosby participates in an AIDS 2012 panel discussion on country planning for maximum impact with South African Deputy President Kgalema Petrus Motlanthe, Rwandan Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health Dr. Agnes Binagwaho, International HIV/AIDS Alliance in Ukraine Executive Director Dr. Andriy Klepikov, and CDC’s Global HIV/AIDS Division branch chief John Blandford, at the Washington Convention Center.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:30 p.m. Ambassador Goosby participates in a PEPFAR-sponsored AIDS 2012 panel discussion on country ownership of national HIV/AIDS programs with Rwandan Minister of Health Dr. Agnes Binagwaho, Botswana National AIDS Coordinator Richard Matlhare, Millennium Challenge Corporation Vice President Patrick Fine, Anglo American Chief Medical Officer Dr. Brian Brink, and Rolake Odetoyinbo, the executive director of the Nigerian NGO Positive Action for Treatment Access, at the Washington Convention Center.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

11:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer delivers remarks for the Center for American Progress speaker series on Championing Women Globally, at the Center for American Progress. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:30 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer attends the swearing-in ceremony for Linda Thomas Greenfield, Director General of the Foreign Service and Director of Human Resources, at the Department of State.

3:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer meets with Lidiya Drozdova, Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Social Policy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON

1:00 p.m. Special Representative Balderston meets with Dr. Maura O’Neill, USAID’s Chief Innovation Officer and Senior Counselor to the Administrator, to discuss the International diaspora Engagement Alliance and the upcoming Global Diaspora Forum. at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Special Representative Balderston attends a Human Rights Campaign Foundation Gala honoring Secretary Clinton and Sir Elton John in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

Special Representative Lewis is on foreign travel in Russia through July 31 to promote U.S.-Russia Subnational Dialogue and engagements.

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN L. MCCALL

3:30 p.m.
Coordinator McCall conducts the annual awards ceremony for the Bureau of International Information Programs, at the U.S. Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m.
Coordinator McCall attends a reception highlighting "A Human Rights-Based Approach to HIV/AIDS," at the British Embassy.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE BRITISH EMBASSY)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN


10:30 a.m. Director Sullivan meets with Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs Junior Officers, 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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