May 26, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MAY 26, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry has no public appointments.

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

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

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

11:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom meets with Google Strategy and Business Development Lead David Mihalchik, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom meets with members of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Jeff Colman, Howard Kohr and Ester Kurz, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

9:45 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Tunisian Minister of Defense Farhat Horchani, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Information Technology Industry Council President and CEO Dean Garfield, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

11:00 a.m. Counselor Shannon meets with U.S. Southern Command Foreign Policy Advisor and Civilian Deputy Commander John Creamer, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a reception in honor of incoming Organization of American States Secretary General Luis Almagro, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

7:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a working dinner with Brazilian Ambassador to the U.S. Alberto Figueiredo Machado in honor of Brazilian Minister of Science and Technology Aldo Rebelo, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AFFAIRS SHEBA CROCKER

Assistant Secretary Crocker is on travel to Rome and Vatican City from May 24 through May 26. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA S. JACOBSON

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Colombian Prosecutor General Luis Montealegre, at the Department of State.
CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a reception for incoming Organization of American States Secretary General Luis Almagro, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski meets with NGO Representatives on the Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

Assistant Secretary Rivkin is on travel to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and Taipei, Taiwan from May 26 to June 3.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Ryan delivers remarks at the NAFSA 2015 Annual Conference and Expo, in Boston, Massachusetts. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

10:45 a.m. Ambassador Russell meets with Thomson Reuters Foundation CEO Monique Villa, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Ambassador Russell meets with School of Leadership Afghanistan President Shabana Basij-Rasikh, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)