May 6, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MONDAY, MAY 6, 2013


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

10:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry participates in a bilateral meeting with Dr. Surapong Tovichakchaikul, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)
Pre-set time for cameras: 9:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:45 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


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

Under Secretary Hormats is on foreign travel to Pretoria and Cape Town, South Africa from May 5 through May 14 to participate in the World Economic Forum and to meet with government and business community representatives.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

3:45 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine addresses participants in the Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sonenshine attends Indonesia’s Foreign and Economic Policies event, at the Embassy of Indonesia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY OF STATE FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller is on foreign travel to Tokyo, Japan and Seoul, Republic of Korea (ROK) from May 6 through 10. Please click here for more information.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

12:00 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall attends a reception hosted by the Ambassador of Mexico to the U.S. H.E. Eduardo Medina-Mora, to commemorate the 151st Anniversary of the Battle of Puebla (Cinco de Mayo), in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Kazakhstan Senate Deputy Speaker Alexander Sudyin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake meets with Bangladesh Enterprise Institute President Farooq Sobhan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brimmer attends a reception hosted by the Ambassador of Mexico to the U.S. Eduardo Medina-Mora, to commemorate the 151st Anniversary of the Battle of Puebla (Cinco de Mayo), in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brownfield meets with Bosnian Chief Prosecutor Goran Salihovic, at the Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN


Assistant Secretary Countryman is on foreign travel to deliver remarks at NATO’s annual non-proliferation seminar in Split, Croatia. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel to Tel Aviv and Jerusalem through May 7.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

Assistant Secretary Hammer is on travel to Miami, Florida through May 7 to meet with media and civic leaders. Please click here for more information.

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Hammer meets with Annette Alvarez, Executive Director and Board of Directors of the Miami Council for International Visitors, in Miami, Florida.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Hammer meets with Alice Ancona, Senior Vice President, Governmental Affairs, Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, in Miami, Florida.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a meeting on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jones meets with representatives from the Sabin Vaccine Institute, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jones meets with members of the Sierra Club, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard meets with representatives from non-governmental organizations for a quarterly policy and budget brief, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard meets with Michel Gabaudan, President of Refugees International, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard attends a dinner in honor of Ambassador Claude Wild, at the Swiss Embassy.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS JOE YUN

10:00 a.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Joe Yun participates in Secretary Kerry’s bilateral meeting with Dr. Surapong Tovichakchaikul, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Thailand, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)
Pre-set time for cameras: 9:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:45 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


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

12:00 p.m.
Ambassador CdeBaca attends a reception hosted by the Ambassador of Mexico to the U.S. Eduardo Medina-Mora, to commemorate the 151st Anniversary of the Battle of Puebla (Cinco de Mayo), in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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


Ambassador Goosby is on foreign travel to Vietnam to meet with the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) country team, Vietnamese government officials, and civil society representatives, in Hanoi, Vietnam.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

2:00 p.m. Director McKean meets with Egyptian Ambassador to the U.S. Mohamed Tawfik, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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