June 24, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
JUNE 24, 2015

SECRETARY KERRY

10:20 a.m. Secretary Kerry delivers closing remarks at the Strategic Track Oceans Meeting, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:10 p.m. Secretary Kerry participates in the U.S.-China Consultation on People-to-People Exchange (CPE) working lunch with Chinese Vice Premier Liu, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:55 p.m. Secretary Kerry participates in President Obama’s meeting with State Councilor Yang and Vice Premier Wang, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

5:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry, Secretary Lew, State Councilor Yang, and Vice Premier Wang deliver closing statements at the conclusion of the Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) / Consultation on People-to-People Exchange (CPE), at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE TO ALL S&ED CREDENTIALED MEDIA)
Pre-set for video cameras: 4:00 p.m. from the Press Filing Center located in the Exhibit Hall of the Department of State.
Final access time for journalist and still photographers: 4:30 p.m. from the Press Filing Center located in the Exhibit Hall of the Department of State.

6:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry and Secretary Lew hold a press availability, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE TO ALL S&ED CREDENTIALED MEDIA)
Pre-set for video cameras: 4:00 p.m. from the Press Filing Center located in the Exhibit Hall of the Department of State.
Final access time for journalist and still photographers: 4:30 p.m. from the Press Filing Center located in the Exhibit Hall of the Department of State.

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

8:15 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken delivers remarks at the S&ED Roundtable with U.S. and Chinese CEOs, at the Blair House.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:45 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken attends the Strategic Track Plenary Session, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:15 p.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken participates in the U.S.-China Consultation on People-to-People Exchange (CPE) plenary session, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

10:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

USAID ACTING ADMINISTRATOR AL LENHARDT

Acting Administrator Lenhardt participates in meetings and events surrounding the 2015 U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue and Consultation on People-to-People Exchange, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.

7:30 p.m. Acting Administrator Lenhardt delivers opening remarks at USAID’s Iftar reception, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on travel to Vienna, Austria, for the continuing P5+1 nuclear negotiations with Iran.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND ARMS CONTROL ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Under Secretary Gottemoeller participates in meetings and events surrounding the 2015 U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue and Consultation on People-to-People Exchange, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY OF PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

Under Secretary Stengel participates in meetings and events surrounding the 2015 U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue and Consultation on People-to-People Exchange, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge assists with the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) with Vice Premier Wang and State Councilor Yang.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

3:45 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Inter Mediate CEO Jonathan Powell, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce President Al Zapanta, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

Assistant Secretary Rivkin is on travel to Memphis, Tennessee, on June 23 and 24. Please click here for more information.

10:30 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin participates in a roundtable discussion with local business representatives, in Memphis, Tenn.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with FedEx Chairman, President, and CEO Frederick W. Smith, in Memphis, Tenn.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANIEL RUSSEL

Assistant Secretary Russel participates in meetings and events surrounding the 2015 U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue and Consultation on People-to-People Exchange, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.

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

Ambassador Russell participates in the U.S.-China Consultation on People-to-People Exchange, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)