May 28, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE PUBLIC SCHEDULE MAY 28, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

12:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry delivers remarks at the Brookings Board of Trustees and International Advisory Council meeting, at the Brookings Institution, in Washington, D.C.

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DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

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


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 Vienna, Austria to take part in the EU-coordinated P5+1 nuclear negotiations with Iran. Please click here for more information.


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

10:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Brazilian Secretary for Information Technology Policy for the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation Virgilio Almeida, at the Department of State.

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3:30 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Vice-President of the European Commission for the Digital Single Market Andrus Ansip, at the Department of State.

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COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

11:00 a.m. Counselor Shannon attends a meeting at the White House.

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12:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a working lunch with Panamanian Ambassador to the U.S. Emanuel Gonzalez-Revilla, in Washington, D.C.

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2:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon meets with United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) POLAD Dennis Hearne, at the Department of State.

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3:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a meeting at the White House.

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CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge leads an Experience America trip to Richmond and Charlottesville, Virginia with members of the Diplomatic Corps and their spouses. Experience America trips build relationships, encourage business investment and trade, provide a forum for dialogue, and create opportunities for interchange between Chiefs of Diplomatic Mission and American leaders in a wide array of fields.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson is on travel to Oxfordshire, United Kingdom to attend the conference “Reform and Change in Mexico,” hosted by the Ditchley Foundation and the Government of Mexico. Please click here for more information.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

Assistant Secretary Richard is on travel to Bangkok, Thailand to lead the U.S. delegation to the Special Meeting on Irregular Migration in the Indian Ocean. Please click here for more information.


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. Please click here for more information.

9:15 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Vietnamese Vice Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh, in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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10:15 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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12:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Vietnam Airlines CEO and President Pham Ngoc Minh, in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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1:30 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Vietnamese Vice Minister of Finance Truong Chi Trung, in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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