April 16, 2014

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
APRIL 16, 2014

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY


Secretary Kerry is on foreign travel to Geneva, Switzerland. He is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Toria Nuland, NSS Senior Director for Russia and Central Asia Celeste Wallander, Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Special Envoy for Syria Daniel Rubinstein, and Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS. Please click here for more information.

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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

11:15 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns receives the credentials of Ambassador-designate of Turkey to the U.S. Serdar Kilic, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

Administrator Shah is on travel to Mexico City, Mexico to lead the U.S. delegation to the High-Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation. Please click here for more information.

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

2:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon meets with Advisor to the Secretary of Economic Development of Puerto Rico Tito Colorado, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT CATHERINE NOVELLI

10:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with President & CEO The New York Academy of Sciences Ellis Rubinstein, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Novelli hosts a roundtable on China with industry associations, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

1:15 p.m. Under Secretary Stengel meets with former U.S. Ambassador Thomas Pickering, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA DESAI BISWAL

Assistant Secretary Biswal is on travel to attend Harvard University’s South Asia Week and to participate in diaspora outreach, in Boston, MA. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR TOM MALINOWSKI

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski attends an event at Freedom House, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

Assistant Secretary Nuland accompanies Secretary Kerry on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Ryan is on travel to New York City to attend a Fortune “Most Powerful Women” Event.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

10:30 a.m.
Director McKean meets with Vice Chair of the RAND Corporation Richard Danzig, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Director McKean hosts a roundtable with David Robinson and Harlan Yu of the technology policy consulting firm Robinson & Yu on cyber and technology issues in foreign policy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m.
Director McKean meets with President of the Center for a New American Security Richard Fontaine, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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