September 15, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

10:30 a.m. Secretary Kerry delivers remarks to the International Security Advisory Board, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:05 p.m. Secretary Kerry joins President Obama’s meeting with Spanish King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Spanish Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo, at the Department of State.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

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

12:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman attends a luncheon honoring former Secretary of State Dr. Madeleine Albright, hosted by Belgian Ambassador to the U.S. Johan Verbeke, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

9:30 a.m. Under Secretary Stengel delivers remarks at the Technology in English Conference, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETEMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

12:00 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends the Mexican Independence Celebration, at the Mexican Cultural Institute.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

11:00 a.m. Ambassador Selfridge assists with Vice President Biden’s meeting with Serbian Prime Minister Aleksander Vucic, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Selfridge assists with the visit of Spanish King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with International Crisis Group Senior Vice President Mark Schneider, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on travel to Indonesia, Vietnam, and the Philippines, with the U.S. Coast Guard Commandant for meetings covering maritime law enforcement in the region.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends the Mexican Independence Celebration, at the Mexican Cultural Institute.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Commander of Special Operations Command North Rear Admiral Kerry Metz, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AND MILITARY AFFAIRS PUNEET TALWAR

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Talwar meets with Embassy of India Deputy Chief of Mission Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

8:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield attends the Council on Foreign Affairs Town Hall Meeting on “Strategies for Strengthening Africa Health Infrastructure,” at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield attends the Atlantic Council Roundtable Luncheon with the 69th UN General Assembly President Sam Kahamba Kutesa, at the Atlantic Council.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

Ambassador Russell is on travel to the Philippines for APEC meetings on women and the economy. Please click here for more information.