Remarks, 2009-2013


2013 Remarks From the Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment
07/30/13 First Convening of the Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/15/13 Wildlife Under Siege: A U.S. Government Perspective;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Central Park Zoo, New York, NY
06/19/13 Latin America Summit;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
06/19/13 U.S. Department of State's Innovation Website;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
06/12/13 U.S. Economic Engagement with the Asia Pacific;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Asia Society Global Forum; Washington, DC
05/14/13 2013 Global Diaspora Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Keynote Address; Washington, DC
05/14/13 Global Trade Partners in the 21st Century;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; World Economic Forum; Pretoria, South Africa
05/07/13 Under Secretary Hormats' Remarks at the Roundtable on Wildlife Trafficking at the University of Pretoria;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; University of Pretoria Wildlife Trafficking Roundtable; Pretoria, South Africa
04/24/13 Remarks for the U.S. - Russia Innovation Working Group Executive Session;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
04/23/13 African Wildlife Conservation Event at Meridian International Center;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
04/23/13 The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership: America's New Opportunity to Benefit from, and Revitalize its Leadership of the Global Economy;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
04/09/13 Keynote Address: U.S.- China Internet Industry Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; U.S.- China Internet Industry Forum; Beijing, China
04/03/13 Keynote Address at the Pacific Energy Summit;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Pacific Energy Summit; Vancouver, Canada
02/19/13 Food Security and Minimizing Postharvest Loss;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Marshall Center East Auditorium; Washington, DC
01/28/13 The New Emerging Global Economic Order: Taking the U.S.-India Example;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats, Bureau of Economic, Energy and Business Affairs; Agra, India

2012 Remarks From the Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment
12/17/12 European Institute Annual Ambassadors' Dinner;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
12/12/12 Keynote Remarks: Asian Regional Economic Integration;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; The Asia Society; New York City, NY
12/07/12 U.S. Economic Engagement with the Asia Pacific;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Bloomberg Hong Kong; Hong Kong, China
12/06/12 The Future of U.S.-China Economic Relations;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Remarks at the Hopkins-Nanjing Center; Nanjing, China
12/05/12 Remarks at the Ambassador's Investment Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Ambassador's Investment Forum; Beijing, China
12/04/12 Remarks at the Wildlife Conservation Day Reception;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Remarks as Prepared for Delivery; Beijing, China
11/29/12 Remarks at the Global Forum on Pharmaceutical Anti-Counterfeiting and Diversion;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Omni Shoreham Hotel; Washington, DC
11/15/12 Remarks to the Council on Competitiveness;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
11/14/12 Remarks: World Wildlife Fund: Fuller Symposium on Wildlife Crime;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; National Geographic Grosvenor Auditorium; Washington, DC
11/08/12 Remarks at the Partnership Meeting on Wildlife Trafficking;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
09/24/12 Announcement of 2012 ACE Finalists;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
09/24/12 India Investment Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Grand Hyatt Hotel; New York, NY
09/21/12 Shanghai American Chamber of Commerce SME Roundtable;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
09/20/12 Oil and Gas for Asia;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Launch of NBR'S Energy Security Report; Washington, DC
08/29/12 Remarks Before the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Cairo, Egypt
07/24/12 Read-out from the First U.S. Trade and Economic Delegation to Burma in Many Years;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
07/14/12 Keynote Remarks at Business Policy Panel U.S. - ASEAN Business Council Mission;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Rangoon, Burma
07/13/12 Opening Plenary Address at U.S. - ASEAN Business Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats, Bureau of Economic, Energy and Business Affairs; Siem Reap, Cambodia
06/14/12 Remarks at the Opening of the Tunisia Investment Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Tunis, Tunisia
06/07/12 "Diversity, Inclusion, and Foreign Policy";  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Marshall Center; Washington, DC
05/02/12 Video Statement to 2nd Annual U.S. Business Exhibition in Turkmenistan;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Remarks at Brookings-Caixin Conference; Washington, DC
04/26/12 Message to the Institute for Large Scale Innovation;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
04/26/12 Visionary Innovators and Intellectual Property in the Twenty-First Century;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Huffington Post
04/18/12 The Asia Pacific: Trade Opportunities for Agriculture and Food Producers from the Great Plains to the Pacific Northwest;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Statement Before the Senate Committee on Finance, Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness; Washington, DC
03/29/12 21st Century Economic Statecraft;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; New York, NY
03/27/12 Creating Jobs: Economic Opportunities in Europe and Eurasia;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Testimony Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Europe; Washington, DC
03/23/12 Remarks to the AmCham/TABD Lunch;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; AmCham EU, Avenue des Arts 53; Brussels, Belgium
03/22/12 Remarks at American Chamber of Commerce Thailand;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Bangkok, Thailand
03/22/12 Remarks at Partnership for Safe Medicines;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Bangkok, Thailand
03/21/12 Remarks on Green Growth;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; National Economics University; Hanoi, Vietnam
03/20/12 Remarks at American Chamber of Commerce Vietnam;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Hanoi, Vietnam
03/06/12 Forty Years After the Nixon Visit: Progress, Challenges, and Opportunities in U.S.-China Economic Relations;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Asia Society; New York City
03/01/12 Science Diplomacy and Twenty-First Century Statecraft;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Science & Diplomacy, Vol. 1, No. 1 (March 2012); Washington, DC
02/16/12 Examining the European Debt Crisis and its Implications;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Testimony before the Senate Banking Committee; Washington, DC
01/23/12 Remarks for the Signing of the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Government of the United States of America on Environmental Cooperation;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
01/18/12 Remarks at the 13th Annual Award for Corporate Excellence;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC

2011 Remarks From the Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs
12/08/11 Briefing on the Establishment of the Office of the Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
12/07/11 U.S.-China Internet Industry Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Keynote Address; Washington, DC
12/02/11 Remarks at the U.S.-Rwanda BIT Celebration;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
11/28/11 One Year After the Tiger Summit;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; The World Bank; Washington, DC
11/16/11 LiveAtState: U.S. Multilateral Economic Engagement;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
11/16/11 U.S. Multilateral Economic Engagement;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
11/15/11 Public-Private Alliance for Responsible Minerals Trade;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; U.S. Institute of Peace; Washington, DC
10/18/11 Promoting Pharmaceutical Innovation and Patient Confidence;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Sino-U.S. Pharmaceutical Industry Summit of 2011; Beijing, China
10/11/11 2011 Award for Corporate Excellence (ACE) Finalists Announced;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
10/06/11 Speech to the Council of the Americas;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; New York City, NY
09/29/11 The United States' "New Silk Road" Strategy: What is it? Where is it Headed?;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Address to the SAIS Central Asia-Caucasus Institute and CSIS Forum; Washington, DC
09/19/11 U.S. International Economic Policy;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; New York, NY
09/13/11 U.S. Economic Policy and the Asia Pacific;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Los Angeles City Hall; Los Angeles, CA
07/22/11 Growing the U.S.-Indonesia Economic Relationship;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Udayana University; Denpasar, Indonesia
07/12/11 Briefing on Diplomacy and Jobs;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
07/11/11 U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; East-West Center; Washington, DC
06/21/11 World Food Prize Announcement;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
05/18/11 The United States and China: The Next Five Years;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Remarks at Brookings-Caixin Conference; Washington, DC
05/17/11 Preview of the OECD Paris Ministerial and OECD's 50th Anniversary Week Celebrations;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
05/06/11 Ensuring a Sound Basis for Global Competition: Competitive Neutrality (DipNote);  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; DipNote Blog; Washington, DC
05/05/11 Ensuring a Sound Basis for Global Competition: Competitive Neutrality;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
05/03/11 Addressing the Challenges of the China Model;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; AmCham-China's Annual DC Dialogue; Washington, DC
03/17/11 The Role of Innovation in Addressing Global Health;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
02/16/11 Enhancing Regional Science & Technology Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific Region;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; AAAS Conference; Washington, DC

2010 Remarks From the Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs
12/17/10 Remarks at the 12th Annual Secretary's Awards for Corporate Excellence;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
10/06/10 New Patterns of Investment in the Global Economy: Implications for U.S. Leadership;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Peterson Institute for International Economics; Washington, DC
10/04/10 The U.S.-European Relationship: Global Challenges and International Economic Architecture;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; French Institute for International Relations (IFRI); Paris, France
10/01/10 The U.S.-European Relationship: Past Perspectives and Future Prospects;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; American Academy in Berlin; Berlin, Germany
09/29/10 Remarks at Afghanistan Minerals Roadshow;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; New York City
09/17/10 Engaging Asia: The Future of U.S. Leadership;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; National Bureau of Asian Research Engaging Asia 2010 Conference; Washington, DC
09/15/10 Remarks at the Confederation of Indian Industry;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Delhi, India
09/15/10 Remarks at the Indian Vital Voices Conference;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Delhi, India
09/13/10 U.S.-Indian Agricultural Cooperation;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Khalsa College; Amritsar, Punjab, India
09/06/10 Importance of Investment in the Global Economy;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; World Investment Forum; Xiamen, China
09/03/10 Announcing the 2010 Finalists for the Secretary of State's Award for Corporate Excellence;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
08/02/10 Remarks at Opening Reception of the 9th Annual AGOA Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
06/29/10 Remarks at Educationusa Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Remarks as Prepared for Delivery; Washington, DC
06/29/10 Remarks at Enough Project Panel on Conflict Minerals;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Remarks as Prepared for Delivery; Washington, DC
06/14/10 Remarks at German Federation of Industry (BDI);  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Berlin, Germany
05/18/10 Our Global Challenges: Improving the Resources Trade;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; CSIS-University of Miami Council on Foreign Relations Roundtable; Washington, DC
04/26/10 World Intellectual Property Day;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; U.S. Chamber of Commerce; Washington, DC
04/12/10 The U.S.-Vietnam Economic Relationship;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Foreign Trade University; Hanoi, Vietnam
04/09/10 The Importance of a Broad Bilateral Economic Relationship With China;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations; Beijing, China
03/28/10 The Committee To Save the World? The G-20 and the Future of Global Economic Governance;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Brussels Forum 2010; Brussels, Belgium
03/25/10 Remarks at Women's Business Enterprise National Council Awards Ceremony;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
03/10/10 Cross-Border Investment in a Post-Recession World;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; U.S. Council for International Business; Washington, DC
01/25/10 The New European Commission: A Renewal of Transatlantic Economic Partnership?;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
01/21/10 Remarks on Internet Freedom;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Newseum; Washington, DC

2009 Remarks From the Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs
12/10/09 Remarks to U.S.-China Internet Industry Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; San Francisco, CA
12/09/09 Strengthening the Transatlantic Economy: Moving Beyond the Crisis;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Statement Before the Subcommittee on European Affairs of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
10/09/09 Speech to American Business Forum in Turkey;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Istanbul, Turkey
10/01/09 Announcement of the 2009 Finalists for the Secretary of State's Award for Corporate Excellence;  Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC