Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 27, 2012


The Advisory Committee on International Communications and Information Policy (ACICIP) will meet on Tuesday, October 2 at 9:00 a.m. in the Loy Henderson Auditorium of the Harry S Truman Building of the U.S. Department of State. The Truman Building is located at 2201 C Street, NW, Washington, DC 20520. The ACICIP serves the U.S. Government in a solely advisory capacity regarding current issues and concerns in international communications and information policy. The public and members of the press may attend this meeting as seating capacity allows.

Ambassador Philip L. Verveer, United States Coordinator for International Communications and Information Policy, and Thomas Wheeler, ACICIP Chairman, will host the meeting.

The October 2 meeting will discuss preparations for the World Conference on International Telecommunications to be held in Dubai, UAE, December 3-14.

Admittance to the State Department building will be by means of a pre-arranged clearance list. In order to be placed on this list, please provide your name, title, company or other affiliation if appropriate, government-issued identification number (such as driver’s license number and state of issuance), date of birth, and citizenship to the Office of International Communications and Information Policy by fax (202-647-7407) or email (BurtonKJ@state.gov) by noon on Monday, October 1. Authority for collecting the personal data was included in the Federal Register notice announcing this meeting. See 77 F.R. 50543.

For further information, please contact Joseph Burton, Executive Secretary to the Advisory Committee on International Communications and Information Policy, at 202-647-5231 or BurtonKJ@state.gov.



PRN: 2012/1538