Public Schedule
Washington, DC
November 2, 2012


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

1:15 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Special Envoy for Middle East Peace David Hale, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m. Secretary Clinton meets with Administrator Shah and Counselor Mills, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

8:55 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns delivers opening remarks at the Broader Middle East and North Africa sub-ministerial meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Dutch Ambassador to the U.S. Rudolf Bekink, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

3:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Bank of Israel Governor Stanley Fischer, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides speaks with Walmart Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs and Government Relations Leslie Dach.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on foreign travel in Africa through November 8.

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

Under Secretary Hormats is on foreign travel to London, UK through November 2 to participate in the Deauville Partnership (SMEs) Meeting.

8:00 a.m. Under Secretary Hormats participates in the Chatham House Director’s Breakfast Event in London, UK.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

4:15 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with Honduran Secretary of Foreign Affairs Arturo Corrales, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman meets with former U.S. Ambassador James Goodby, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

Assistant Secretary Hammer is on travel in Johannesburg, South Africa to launch the Public Affairs Bureau's Africa regional media hub at its new location.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Honduran Secretary of Foreign Affairs Arturo Corrales, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

9:15 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner attends the G8-BMENA Forum for the Future Sub-Ministerial Welcoming Remarks, in the Loy Henderson Auditorium, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:45 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner attends the G8-BMENA Forum for the Future Sub-Ministerial Luncheon, in the Exhibit Hall, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner delivers remarks on Freedom of Expression and Association at the G8-BMENA Forum for the Future Sub-Ministerial Plenary III, in the Loy Henderson Auditorium, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

1:30 p.m.
Ambassador Benjamin attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel to Azerbaijan through November 5 to meet with government officials and civil society activists to promote women’s empowerment throughout the country.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

11:00 a.m. Special Representative Lewis meets with Hakan Tasci, U.S. Director, Confederation of Businessmen and Industrialists of Turkey (TUSKON), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

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

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