April 10, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
APRIL 10, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry accompanies President Obama on travel to Panama City, Panama, at events surrounding the Summit of the Americas. He is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta Jacobson, Assistant Secretary for Economic and Business Affairs Charles Rivkin, Special Representative for Commercial and Business Affairs Scott Nathan, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Legislative Affairs Tom Sullivan, and Acting Spokesperson Marie Harf. Please click here for more information.

8:15 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Canadian Foreign Minister Rob Nicholson, in Panama City, Panama.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

9:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Mexican Foreign Minister Jose Antonio Meade, in Panama City, Panama.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

11:45 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Parolin, in Panama City, Panama.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

AM-PM Secretary Kerry follows President Obama’s schedule.

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

Deputy Secretary Blinken is on travel to Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Oman, and Tunisia from April 5 through April 10. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

12:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom delivers remarks and administers the Oath of Office to the 115th Civil Service and 137th Specialist class, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Republic of Korea Ambassador to the U.S. Ahn Ho-young, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Japanese Ambassador to the U.S. Kenichiro Sasae, at the Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) Chair Christy Goldfuss, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

10:30 a.m. Counselor Shannon meets with U.S. Ambassador-designate to Mali Paul Folmsbee, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge accompanies President Obama on travel to Jamaica and Panama as part of the U.S. delegation to the Summit of the Americas. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA DESAI BISWAL

10:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal participates in the U.S. – Kyrgyzstan Annual Bilateral Consultations, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR THE BUREAU OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS SHEBA CROCKER

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Crocker meets with a delegation of Lithuanian representatives during U.S.-Lithuanian Bilateral Consultations, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson accompanies President Obama and Secretary Kerry on travel to Panama as part of the U.S. delegation to the Summit of the Americas. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

Assistant Secretary Rivkin accompanies Secretary Kerry on travel to Panama as part of the U.S. delegation to the Summit of the Americas. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield meets with Danish Ambassador to the U.S. Peter Taksoe-Jensen, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS ANDREW O’BRIEN

4:15 p.m. Special Representative O’Brien meets with Lord Mayor of Belfast Arder Carson, in Boston, Massachusetts.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES CATHERINE RUSSELL

Ambassador Russell is on travel to Panama as part of the U.S. Delegation to the Summit of the Americas. Please click here for more information.