May 22, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MAY 22, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry has no public appointments.

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

Deputy Secretary Blinken is on travel to Vietnam, Indonesia, and Burma through May 23. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

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

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Danish Deputy Foreign Minister Ulrik Knudsen, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Turkish Chief Foreign Policy Advisor to Turkish President Erdogan Ibrahim Kalin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

Under Secretary Stengel attends the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa, in Amman, Jordan.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Under Secretary Gottemoeller attends the 2015 Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty Review Conference at the United Nations, in New York City. Please click here for more information.

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

10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Blumberg Capital Partners Chairman Philip Blumberg, at the Department of State
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

9:30 a.m. Counselor Shannon attends a farewell reception in honor of Organization of American States Secretary General Jose Miguel Insulza, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon meets with National Defense University Vice Chancellor of the College of International Security Affairs Ambassador C. Steven McGann, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Selfridge participates in the White House Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions reception, hosted by President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson and Cuban Director General Josefina Vidal continue discussions on re-establishing diplomatic relations and re-opening embassies, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends the White House Chiefs of Diplomatic Missions reception, hosted by President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Australian Deputy Chief of Mission to the U.S. Ambassador Caroline Millar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE-STEPHEN RAPP

Ambassador Rapp is on travel to Dili, Timor-Leste to hold meetings on justice and accountability in relation to serious crimes committed in Timor-Leste with members of government, civil society, and the United Nations.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS ANDREW O’BRIEN

Special Representative O’Brien is on travel to London through May 25. Please click here for more information.

8:00 a.m. LOCAL Special Representative O’Brien meets with Citibank representatives in London, UK.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. LOCAL Special Representative O’Brien meets with Northern Ireland Shadow Secretary Ivan Lewis, in London, UK
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:15 p.m. LOCAL Special Representative O’Brien meets with KPMG UK Global Head, Corporate Citizenship Lord Michael Hastings and Parliamentary Aide Paul Payne, in London, UK.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS MACON PHILLIPS

Coordinator Phillips is on travel to Latvia, Ukraine, and the Czech Republic from May 18 through May 22.