Public Schedule
Washington, DC
September 6, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel to Dili, Timor-Leste and Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. Secretary Clinton is accompanied by 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.

9:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Timor-Leste President Taur Matan Ruak, in Dili, Timor-Leste.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

11:15 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao, in Dili, Timor-Leste.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

12:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton holds a joint press availability with Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao, in Dili, Timor-Leste.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

12:50 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with the staff and families of Embassy Dili, in Dili, Timor-Leste.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton attends a dinner hosted by Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

9:45 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

11:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Jordan’s Ambassador to the U.S. Alia Hatoug-Bouran, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns delivers keynote remarks at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce event “The Case for PNTR for Russia,” at U.S. Chamber of Commerce Headquarters.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

8:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Special Envoy for Middle East Peace David Hale, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:45 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides attends the Director General’s luncheon on Innovation and Diversity, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides participates in an interview with CNBC.

2:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides delivers opening remarks at the Director General’s panel on Innovation and Diversity, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

9:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Sherman delivers remarks at the US-Israel Multilateral Consultation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:15 p.m.
Under Secretary Sherman accepts the credentials of Seychelles Ambassador-designate Marie-Louise Potter, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Sherman accepts the credentials of the Comoros Ambassador-designate Kaambi Roubani, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Sherman meets with Political Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France Jacques Audibert and hosts lunch in his honor, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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.

10:00 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in the APEC Ministerial Meeting Plenary Session III, in Vladivostok, Russia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:45 p.m.
LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats attends the Ministers’ Lunch, in Vladivostok, Russia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in the APEC Ministerial Meeting Plenary Session IV, in Vladivostok, Russia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:45 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats attends the Ministers’ press conference, in Vladivostok, Russia.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. LOCAL
Under Secretary Hormats participates in the U.S.-APEC Business Coalition Welcome Reception, in Vladivostok, Russia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in the bilateral meeting with Korean Minister of Trade Taeho Bark, in Vladivostok, Russia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m.
LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in the bilateral meeting with Vietnamese Minister of Industry & Trade Vu Huy Hoang, in Vladivostok, Russia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

10:00 a.m. LOCAL Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller meets with Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Director General Ahmet Uzumcu and other senior officials at the OPCW, in The Hague, Netherlands.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:00 p.m. LOCAL Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks at the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons on arms control in the information age and addresses students at the OPCW’s WMD Program, in The Hague, Netherlands.
(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 Bruce Stokes, Director of Global Economic Attitudes at the Pew Research Center, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake delivers remarks at the Uzbekistan Independence Day Reception, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel in Prague, Czech Republic through September 7 to meet with government officials and business leaders for discussions on how to further expand the U.S.-Czech Republic economic relationship. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

10:15 a.m. Assistant Secretary Hammer delivers remarks to international women participants of the first-ever U.S. Department of State and espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Hammer meets with Yemeni Minister of Information Ali Ahmed Imrani, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

8:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson participates in the XVI Annual CAF Conference, hosted by the Inter-American Dialogue, the Organization of American States, and the CAF Development Bank of Latin America, in Washington. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY ANN STOCK

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Stock and espnW Vice President Laura Gentile welcome the international emerging leaders of the U.S. Department of State and espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Stock leads a panel discussion at the orientation of the U.S. Department of State and espnW Global Sports Mentoring Program with Laura Gentile, Vice President of espnW; Maria Brennan, CEO of Women in Cable Telecommunications; Judy Sheldon, Director of O Heroes at the University of Oregon; and Dr. Sarah Hillyer, Director of the University of Tennessee’s Center for Sport, Peace, and Society. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

12:00 p.m. Ambassador Benjamin meets with Pakistan Ambassador to the U.S. Sherry Rehman, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL

Coordinator McCall attends the 2012 Mobiles for Education (mEducation) Alliance International Symposium, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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


Ambassador Goosby is on foreign travel in Burma to meet with international donor organizations and USAID program partners to assess the government’s HIV response, needs and priorities.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel to Bangladesh, to meet with government representatives, civil society and business women in Dhaka, to open the “South Asian Regional Women’s Political Leadership Summit” at the Asian University for women in Chittagong, and to meet with tribal and indigenous women in the Chittagong Hills Tracts. 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 meets with high-level representatives from the private sector, non-governmental organizations, and philanthropic organizations to discuss potential collaboration around the International diaspora Engagement Alliance and the Accelerating Market-Driven Partnership initiative. Please click here to learn more about the Partnerships.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS


Special Representative Lewis is on foreign travel in Vladivostok, Russia through September 10 to further U.S.-Russian Subnational Engagement during APEC.

5:00 p.m. LOCAL Special Representative Lewis speaks at the American Chamber of Commerce reception, in Vladivostok, Russia.
(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. Daily Press Briefing with Acting Deputy Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell.

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