Public Schedule
Washington, DC
July 25, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

9:30 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with the management team, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m. Secretary Clinton delivers remarks at the Second Annual Global Diaspora Forum, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 8:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.

11:45 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with World Bank President Dr. Jim Yong Kim, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Luxembourg Jean Asselborn, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)
Pre-set time for cameras: 12:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 12:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.

2:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajcak, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)
Pre-set time for cameras: 1:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.

4:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton hosts a swearing-in ceremony for Susan Elliott, U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Tajikistan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BURNS

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

3:45p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns accepts the credentials of Burma Ambassador-designate Than Swe, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:45 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan Cameron Munter, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns delivers keynote remarks at the Science Diaspora Forum at the National Academy of Sciences, as part of the Secretary’s Second Annual Global Diaspora Forum. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Please contact Wendy Nassmacher at NassmacherWL@state.gov to attend.

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

8:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

10:15 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides delivers remarks at the Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides speaks with Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Oren.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides attends a Trade Promotion Coordinating Committee (TPCC) meeting, at the Department of Commerce.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

5:15 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan Cameron Munter, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

1:50 p.m.
Administrator Shah participates on a panel to discuss the role of the Christian Faith Community in Global Health and HIV/AIDS, at Georgetown University. Please click here for more information or here to view a live webcast of the event.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Please contact USAIDPressOfficers@usaid.gov for more information.

7:00 p.m. Administrator Shah participates in a panel at a 2012 International AIDS Conference event highlighting the importance of women and girls in achieving an AIDS-free generation, at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

1:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Hormats attends a trade meeting, at the Department of Commerce.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends the signing of the Science, Technology and Innovation Expert Partnership Memorandum of Understanding, at the Great Hall of the National Academy of Sciences, 2101 C Street, NW. This ceremony is associated with the Secretary’s Second Annual Global Diaspora Forum. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Please contact Wendy Nassmacher at NassmacherWL@state.gov to attend.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

1:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks at the Secretary’s Second Annual Global Diaspora Forum, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 12:10 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 12:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street entrance lobby.

6:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks and participates in the signing of the Science, Technology and Innovation Expert Partnership Memorandum of Understanding, at the Great Hall of the National Academy of Sciences, 2101 C Street, NW. This ceremony is associated with the Secretary’s Second Annual Global Diaspora Forum. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Please contact Wendy Nassmacher at NassmacherWL@state.gov to attend.

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

11:30 a.m.
Under Secretary Otero delivers remarks at the Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. Under Secretary Otero meets with Honduran Foreign Minister Arturo Corrales, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with representatives of the Food for the Hungry Consortium, 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)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS RICK BARTON

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Barton speaks with U.S. Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

8:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake and Special Representative Grossman meet with French Senior Ambassador in Charge of Monitoring Transit Agreements Stanislas de Laboulaye, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) Senior Advisor and Wadhwani Chair Ambassador Karl Inderfurth, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake attends the swearing-in ceremony for Susan Elliott, U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Tajikistan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD


Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on travel in California to deliver remarks to members of the Conference of Western Attorneys General (CWAG) and other legal and law enforcement personnel. His remarks will highlight the Merida Initiative as well as the bureau’s work with state and local partners.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Brownfield recognizes the Pasadena Police Department for its recent collaboration with the Department of State to develop a criminal justice program overseas. He joins city officials and the police chief to sign a partnership agreement for future collaborations. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN 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 UN Arms Trade Treaty Conference, at the UN.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez delivers remarks at the Oakland Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting, in Oakland, California.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez delivers remarks at the World Affairs Council of Northern California on economic sanctions, in San Francisco, California.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Hammer participates in a Spanish Twitter briefing, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL

6:00 p.m. Coordinator McCall participates in the signing of the Science, Technology and Innovation Expert Partnership Memorandum of Understanding, at the Great Hall of the National Academy of Sciences, 2101 C Street, NW. This ceremony is associated with the Secretary’s Second Annual Global Diaspora Forum. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Please contact Wendy Nassmacher at NassmacherWL@state.gov to attend.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Posner participates in the Lantos Commission on Threats to Media Freedom hearing, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LUIS CDEBACA

10:30 a.m. Ambassador CdeBaca delivers remarks at the fourth annual Trafficking in Persons Intern Roundtable, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

8:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goosby delivers remarks at a PEPFAR-sponsored 2012 International AIDS Conference session on orphans and vulnerable children affected by HIV/AIDS, at the Washington Convention Center.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

12:00 p.m. Ambassador Goosby participates in a panel discussion on the role of the faith community in creating an AIDS-free generation with Ugandan Minister of Parliament Elioda Tumwesigye, Catholic Medical Missions Board President and CEO Bruce Wilkinson, Christo Greyling of World Vision, and Dr. Kazadi Mwayabo of Catholic Relief Services in Zambia, at Georgetown University.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:30 p.m. Ambassador Goosby delivers remarks at a 2012 International AIDS Conference session on the Pink Ribbon/Red Ribbon public-private partnership, at the Washington Convention Center.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:45 p.m. Ambassador Goosby delivers remarks at a 2012 International AIDS Conference event highlighting the importance of women and girls in achieving an AIDS-free generation, at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

1:00 p.m. Ambassador Verveer delivers remarks at the Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Verveer meets with Roberta Phillips and Shelly Haynes of the Chamber of Commerce Center for Women in Business, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m.
Ambassador Verveer delivers remarks at a 2012 International AIDS Conference event highlighting the importance of women and girls in achieving an AIDS-free generation, at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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 engagement.

10:00 a.m. LOCAL Special Representative Lewis meets with Oleg Melnikov, Director of the St. Petersburg Branch of the Open Joint Stock Corporation (OAO) Special Economic Zones, in St. Petersburg, Russia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:00 p.m. LOCAL
Special Representative Lewis meets with Vatanyar Yagya, Adviser to the St. Petersburg City Legislative Assembly Chair for International Relations, in St. Petersburg, Russia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:00 p.m. LOCAL Special Representative Lewis meets with members of the St. Petersburg International Business Association (SPIBA), at the SPIBA Headquarters, in St. Petersburg, Russia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith is on foreign travel in London through July 27 to participate in events for the 2012 Hours Against Hate campaign’s Olympic partnership.

SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM HANNAH ROSENTHAL

Special Envoy Rosenthal is on foreign travel in London through July 26 to participate in events for the 2012 Hours Against Hate campaign’s Olympic partnership.

8:00 a.m. Special Envoy Rosenthal opens the London Stock Exchange, in London, UK.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

1:30 p.m.
Special Envoy Rosenthal participates in the “Beyond Sport Summit,” a gathering focusing on building on the Olympic momentum to help others, using the resources of politics, business and sport, in London, UK.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN


2:00 p.m. Director of Policy Planning Jake Sullivan delivers remarks on economic statecraft, at CSIS in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

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

[This is a mobile copy of Public Schedule for July 25, 2012]