Public Schedule
Washington, DC
October 10, 2012


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 10, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

10:30 a.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Archbishop Desmond Tutu, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Secretary Clinton and Archbishop Desmond Tutu deliver remarks to a group of visiting Girl Scouts in honor of the first-ever International Day of the Girl on October 11, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre set for video cameras: 10:00 a.m. from the 21st Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 10:30 a.m. from the 21st Street Entrance Lobby.


2:00 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with President Obama, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

10:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to the United States Choi Young-jin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

12:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Small Business Administration Administrator Karen Mills, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks to a group of visiting Girl Scouts in honor of the first-ever International Day of the Girl on October 11, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine co-chairs the Global Philanthropy Working Group with Special Representative Balderston, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks at The Marshall Legacy Institute Gala, at the Fairmont Hotel in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

10:00 a.m.
Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks at the UN General Assembly First Committee Meeting, in New York.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


12:00 p.m. Ambassador Marshall attends a luncheon hosted by Assistant Secretary Stock in honor of the emerging leaders and mentors participating in TechWomen, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS FREDERICK BARTON

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Barton meets with Kenyan Ambassador to the U.S Elkanah Odembo, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Barton meets with Linda Robinson of the Council on Foreign Relations, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Barton meets with Alison Giffen, Senior Associate in the Civilians in Conflict Project for the Stimson Center, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Eisenhower Fellows from the South Asia Regional Program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake meets with the Asia Foundation’s Representative for Nepal Dr. George Varughese, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with members of Tamil diaspora, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:45 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake speaks with Congressman Adam Smith, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Carson delivers opening remarks at the Corporate Council on Africa’s U.S-Nigeria Infrastructure Conference, at the
Marriott Wardman Hotel in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Carson joins Secretary Clinton’s meeting with Archbishop Desmond Tutu, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel to Brasilia and Recife, Brazil through October 11. On Wednesday, Assistant Secretary Fernandez delivers remarks at the Domestic Finance for Development Conference. He then travels to Recife to meet with government officials and business community representatives and discuss trade, investment, and infrastructure opportunities in North Eastern Brazil. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Hammer attends a reception hosted by Canadian Ambassador to the U.S. Gary Doer, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

8:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a meeting with Ambassador of Colombia to the U.S. Carlos Urrutia, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson delivers remarks at a forum on advancing U.S. policy goals in the Western Hemisphere, at DACOR.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a reception hosted by Canadian Ambassador to the U.S. Gary Doer, at the Canadian Embassy.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS DAWN MCCALL

Coordinator McCall attends the welcome reception for the U.S.-Russia Presidential Bilateral Commission Sub-Working Group Meeting, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard delivers opening remarks at a meeting with NGO’s to discuss GFMD, at the Red Cross Building.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richards delivers opening remarks at an engagement with the Women’s Foreign Policy Group on the continuing humanitarian crisis in Syria, at the Women’s Foreign Policy Group offices in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

Assistant Secretary Shapiro is on foreign travel to London and the Middle East through October 17.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Stock hosts a luncheon honoring participants in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ TechWomen program, at the Department of State. Assistant Secretary Stock is also joined by Ambassador Marshall.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Ambassador-at-Large CdeBaca is on foreign travel to Hong Kong and the Republic of Korea through October 13.

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

10:30 a.m. Ambassador Verveer joins Secretary Clinton for a meeting with Archbishop Desmond Tutu—Chair of The Elders and founder of Girls Not Brides: The Global Partnership to End Child Marriage, USAID Administrator Don Steinberg, and key partners to discuss issues affecting girls, in honor of the first-ever International Day of the Girl on October 11, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Ambassador Verveer joins Secretary Clinton and Archbishop Desmond Tutu in addressing a group of visiting Girl Scouts in honor of the first-ever International Day of the Girl on October 11, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre set for video cameras: 10:00 a.m. from the 21st Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 10:30 a.m. from the 21st Street Entrance Lobby.


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON

2:00 p.m.
Special Representative Balderston co-chairs the Global Philanthropy Working Group with Under Secretary Sonenshine, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN

11:00 a.m.
Director Sullivan hosts the Syria Experts Roundtable, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

There will be No Daily Press Briefing today.

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