September 11, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2013

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

11:30 a.m.
Secretary Kerry delivers remarks at a meeting of the Foreign Affairs Policy Board, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Secretary Kerry meets with Dr. Henry Kissinger, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry briefs members of the Senate, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry hosts a dinner with the members of the Foreign Affairs Policy Board, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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DEPUTY SECRETARY BURNS

10:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Natsuo Yamaguchi, Chief Representative of Japan's New Komeito Party, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINES AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ


Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil through September 12 to participate in the third U.S.-Brazil Innovation Summit at the headquarters of Brazil’s National Bank for Economic and Social Development.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

9:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with the Honduran Ambassador to the U.S. Jorge Ramon Hernandez Alcerro, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with the Uruguayan Vice Foreign Minister Luis Porto, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones meets with Representatives of Shell Oil Company, at the Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANNY RUSSEL


Assistant Secretary Russel is on foreign travel to the Republic of Korea, Japan, Brunei, Indonesia, and China from September 5 through 14. Please click here for more information.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR UZRA ZEYA

Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya attends a meeting of the Secretary’s Foreign Affairs Policy Board, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS ANDREW O’BRIEN


Special Representative O’Brien is on travel to Orlando, Florida, to help launch the Small Business Network of the Americas (SBNA) International Sister Center Program. Please click here for more information about SBNA.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE 8:30 – 11:00 AM)
Press Contact: Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs/Public Affairs Unit WHAPress@state.gov.

SPECIAL ADVISER FOR GLOBAL YOUTH ISSUES ZEENAT RAHMAN

Special Adviser Rahman is on foreign travel in Costa Rica through September 11 to co-lead a delegation to the International Telecommunications Union’s (ITU) “BYND 2013” Global Youth Summit. She will meet with the Secretary General of the ITU Hamadoun Touré, Minister for Science, Technology and Telecommunications, Alejandro Cruz, the local American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) and private sector representatives. Please click here for more information.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

Director McKean hosts a meeting of the Secretary’s Foreign Affairs Policy Board, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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