Public Schedule
Washington, DC
September 4, 2012


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2012

SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel to Jakarta, Indonesia and Beijing, China. Secretary Clinton is accompanied by Under Secretary Otero, Assistant Secretary Campbell, Ambassador Marshall, Spokesperson Nuland, Director Sullivan, White House Senior Director for Asian Affairs Daniel Russel, and VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS. Please click here for more information.

8:50 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with the staff and families of Mission Indonesia, in Jakarta, Indonesia.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, in Jakarta, Indonesia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

10:40 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with ASEAN Secretary General Surin Pitsuwan, in Jakarta, Indonesia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

9:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi, in Beijing, China.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns officiates the swearing-in ceremony for U.S. Ambassador-designate to Oman Greta Holtz, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:15 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Ambassador to Serbia Michael Kirby, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES


8:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Dan Fried, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides visits with State and U.S. military personnel wounded in Afghanistan, at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

1:15 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE WHITE HOUSE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

Administrator Shah attends the Yemen Donors Conference, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. For more information, please contact USAIDPressOfficers@USAID.gov.

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

Under Secretary Hormats is on foreign travel through September 9 to Vladivostok, Russia to participate in the APEC Ministerial Conference.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

10:15 a.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine meets with U.S. Ambassador to Italy David Thorne, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Under Secretary Otero accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

12:30 p.m. Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks on arms control in the information age at the Swedish Institute for International Affairs and remarks on conventional arms control at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), in Stockholm, Sweden.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


Ambassador Marshall accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Ambassador James Collins, Director of the Russia and Eurasia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Kazakhstan Ambassador to the U.S. Erlan Idrissov, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS KURT CAMPBELL

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

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

11:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez speaks with Czech Republic Ambassador to the U.S. Petr Gandolovic.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Spanish Parliament for Foreign Affairs President Professor Dr. Jose Maria Beneyto, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with the U.S.-UAE Business Council, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON


2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Paraguayan Ambassador to the U.S. Rigoberto Gauto, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

3:00 p.m. Ambassador Benjamin meets with Deputy Chief of Mission of Canada Deborah Lyons, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel to Morocco to lead the U.S. delegation to the first regional conference of the 2012 Broader Middle East and North Africa (BMENA) Initiative in El-Jadida. Ambassador Verveer will also to meet with senior Moroccan officials and women leaders in Rabat. Please click here for more information.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON

Special Representative Balderston is on travel to San Francisco through September 6. Special Representative Balderston will meet with high-level representatives from the private sector, non-governmental organizations, and philanthropy to discuss potential collaboration around the International diaspora Engagement Alliance and the Accelerating Market-Driven Partnership initiative. Please click hereto learn more about the Partnerships.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

4:00 p.m.
Special Representative Pandith meets with the Olive Tree Initiative, at the Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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. There will be an off-camera, on-the-record briefing with Patrick Ventrell, Acting Deputy Spokesperson.

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