April 24, 2014

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
APRIL 24, 2014

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

9:00 a.m.
Secretary Kerry delivers remarks at the Take Your Child to Work Day Event, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre set for video cameras: 8:15 a.m.. from the 23rd street lobby.

Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 8:30 a.m. from the 23rd street lobby.

11:30 a.m. Secretary Kerry hosts the swearing-in ceremony for Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Research Daniel Smith, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry delivers remarks at the Export-Import Bank Annual Conference, at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Pre-set time for video cameras and still photographers: 10:30 a.m. in the hallway outside of the Regency Ballroom of the Omni Shoreham Hotel.

Final access time for all writers: 12:15 p.m. in the hallway outside of the Regency Ballroom of the Omni Shoreham Hotel.

3:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende, at the Department of State.

(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

Pre set for video cameras: 2:15 p.m. from the 23rd street lobby.

Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 2:30 p.m. from the 23rd street lobby.


7:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry hosts a dinner for the Initiative for the Palestinian Economy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

Deputy Secretary Burns is on travel to Tripoli, Libya. Please click here for more information.


DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

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


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

9:00 a.m.
Administrator Shah holds a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for Take Your Child to Work Day, at USAID.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Administrator Shah attends Secretary Kerry's dinner for the Initiative for the Palestinian Economy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman attends meetings and briefings at the Department of State


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

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Ukrainian Deputy Foreign Minister Danylo Lubkivsky, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli and co-founder of the USA Science and Engineering Festival (USASEF) Larry Bock co-host a reception to celebrate the opening of the festival, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

Under Secretary Stengel is on travel to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Rangoon, Burma through April 30.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS SARAH SEWALL

11:30 a.m. Under Secretary Sewall attends the swearing-in ceremony for Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Research Daniel Smith, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

11:30 a.m. Counselor Shannon attends the swearing-in ceremony for Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Research Daniel Smith, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends Secretary Kerry's dinner for the Initiative for the Palestinian Economy, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

11:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends the swearing-in ceremony for Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Research Daniel Smith, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board Chairman Tom Healy, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS DEAN PITTMAN

11:30 a.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Pittman attends the swearing-in ceremony for Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Research Daniel Smith, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Nuland attends the Secretary’s meeting with Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende, at the Department of State.

(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

Pre set for video cameras: 2:15 p.m. from the 23rd street lobby.

Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 2:30 p.m. from the 23rd street lobby.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS ANNE PATTERSON

Assistant Secretary Patterson is on travel to Tunisia.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD

3:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard meets with UN Special Representative for Migration and Development Peter Sutherland, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

11:30 a.m. Director McKean attends the swearing-in ceremony for Assistant Secretary for Intelligence and Research Daniel Smith, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Director McKean attends the Secretary’s meeting with Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende, at the Department of State.

(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

Pre set for video cameras: 2:15 p.m. from the 23rd street lobby.

Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 2:30 p.m. from the 23rd street lobby.

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