May 17, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2013

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

9:45 a.m.
Secretary Kerry delivers remarks at the annual meeting of the President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, at the White House. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry holds a bilateral meeting with Bangladeshi Foreign Minister Dipu Moni, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)
Pre set for video cameras: 12:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


3:45 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Ambassadors-designate, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS


9:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns delivers remarks at the Ambassador Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Undersecretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Ambassador Feridun Sinirlioğlu, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

2:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Sherman meets with Australian Defense Secretary Dennis Richardson, 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 to London, United Kingdom to attend the G8 Foreign Affairs Sous-Sherpa Meeting III from May 16 through May 17.

9:00 a.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Hormats participates in the G8 Foreign Affairs Sous-Sherpa, Meeting III in London, United Kingdom.
(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 Geneva, Switzerland to meet with various counterparts to discuss arms control and international security issues.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL


1:00 p.m. Ambassador Marshall attends a luncheon hosted by the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway His Excellency Wegger Christian Strommen, on the occasion of the celebration of Norway’s Constitution Day, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS FREDERICK BARTON

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Barton meets with Joel Kaplan, Vice President of U.S. Public Policy for Facebook, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Barton meets with Tom Perriello, President and CEO of Center for American Progress Action Fund and Counselor for Policy to the Center for American Progress, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

1:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Blake joins Secretary Kerry’s bilateral meeting with Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dipu Moni, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez discusses economic statecraft with Presidential Management Fellows as part of their leadership development program, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

1:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Hammer attends a luncheon hosted by the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway His Excellency Wegger Christian Strommen, on the occasion of the celebration of Norway’s Constitution Day, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD

Assistant Secretary Richard is on foreign travel to Ecuador and Colombia through May 23. Please click here for more information.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE STEPHEN RAPP

Ambassador Rapp is on foreign travel to Doha, Qatar to attend official meetings on global criminal justice issues.

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

9:30 a.m.
Ambassador CdeBaca joins Secretary Kerry at a meeting of the President's Interagency Task Force on Trafficking in Persons, at the White House. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS RETA JO LEWIS

11:00 a.m.
Special Representative Lewis meets with Veronica Villalobos, Director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Office of Personnel Management, to discuss the importance of diversity and inclusion in sub-national engagements, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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