January 29, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
JANUARY 29, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

9:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry attends the White House Forum on Combatting Human Trafficking in Supply Chains, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

10:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom, at the Department of State.
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Preset time for video cameras: 9:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:45 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.

10:30 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics, at the Department of State.
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Preset time for video cameras: 10:00 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 10:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.

3:20 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with President Obama and Vice President Biden, 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.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on travel to China, Korea, and Japan from January 26-31 for meetings with government officials and non-governmental experts to advance relationships in these countries.

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

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sewall attends an Atrocity Prevention Board meeting, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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

9:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Delta Air Lines CEO Richard Anderson, American Airlines Chairman and CEO W. Douglas Parker, and United Airlines Chairman, President and CEO Jeffery Smisek, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Ambassador for the World Radio Conference (WRC) Decker Anstrom, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

3:30 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with U.S. Ambassador to South Africa Patrick Gaspard, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

Counselor Shannon is on travel to Miami, Florida through January 29 to participate in the U.S. Southern Command Conference on “The Changing Security Landscape in the Northern Triangle: Providing New Opportunities.”

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR PETE SELFRIDGE

10:00 a.m. Ambassador Selfridge assists with Secretary Kerry’s meeting with Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom, at the Department of State.
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10:30 a.m. Ambassador Selfridge assists with Secretary Kerry’s meeting Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics, at the Department of State.
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4:30 p.m. Ambassador Selfridge assists with Vice President Biden’s meeting with European Foreign Ministers and senior officials, at the White House
(MEDIA DEMTERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR THE BUREAU OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS SHEBA CROCKER

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Crocker meets with Australian Deputy Chief of Mission to the U.S. Ambassador Caroline Millar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND LABOR TOM MALINOWSKI

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski delivers remarks at the Women’s Foreign Policy Group Luncheon, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPE AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Nuland participates in Secretary Kerry’s meeting with Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom, at the Department of State.
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10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Nuland participates in Secretary Kerry’s meeting with Latvian Foreign Minster Edgar Rinkevics, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin attends Under Secretary Novelli’s meeting with Delta Air Lines CEO Richard Anderson, American Airlines Chairman and CEO W. Douglas Parker, and United Airlines Chairman, President and CEO Jeffery Smisek, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin delivers remarks at a briefing about the 2015 SelectUSA Summit, at Blair House.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with U.S. Ambassador-designate to Macedonia Jess L. Baily, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Microsoft’s Deputy General Counsel of John Frank and Senior Director of Global Trade Policy and Strategy Dorothy Dwoskin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield is on travel to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from January 23 through February 2 to attend the African Union’s (AU) Twenty-Fourth Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Union and for meetings with government officials to discuss the range of issues and challenges in Africa today. Please click here for more information.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

10:00 a.m. Director McKean participates in Secretary Kerry’s meeting with Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom, at the Department of State.
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10:30 a.m. Director McKean participates in Secretary Kerry’s meeting with Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics, at the Department of State.
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6:00 p.m. Director McKean attends a meeting at the Council on Foreign Relations, in Washington, D.C.
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