September 17, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

10:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry chairs a meeting of the Millennium Challenge Corporation Board, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with President Obama, at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with American Airlines CEO Doug Parker and Delta CEO Richard Anderson, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Haitian Prime Minister Evans Paul, at the Department of State.

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Pre-set time for video cameras: 1:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.

Final access time for still photographers and journalists: 1:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.

4:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, at the Department of Defense.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY PENTAGON)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

11:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken meets with the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to discuss the 2015 Trafficking in Persons report, on Capitol Hill. Please click here for more information.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom participates in Secretary Kerry’s Millennium Challenge Corporation Board Meeting, at the Department of State.

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

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Tunisian Finance Minister Slim Chaker, at the Department of State.

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1:30 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli joins Secretary Kerry’s meeting with American Airlines CEO Doug Parker, Delta CEO Richard Anderson, President of the Association of Professional Flight Attendants Laura Glading, and President of the Air Line Pilots Union Captain Tim Canoll, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli attends an OPIC Board Meeting, at the OPIC Headquarters in Washington, D.C.

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COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

10:00 a.m. Counselor Shannon meets with United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC), Deputy Chief of Staff Colonel (retired) Robert Warburg, at the Department of State.

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12:00 p.m. Counselor Shannon delivers keynote remarks at the Council of American Ambassadors event, in Washington, D.C.

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

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with U.S. Pacific Fleet Commander Admiral Scott Swift, at the Department of State.

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12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal delivers a speech on the U.S.-India Relationship, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, in Washington, D.C.

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS SHEBA CROCKER

9:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Crocker delivers remarks on “The UN General Assembly at 70”, at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Pre-set time for video cameras: 9:00 a.m.

Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:30 a.m.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends the Chilean National Day Reception, at the Chilean Ambassador’s Residence in Washington, D.C.

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

6:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard delivers opening remarks at an event co-hosted by Robert Bosch Foundation Alumni Association, American Council on Germany, and Cultural Vistas titled, “A Transatlantic Dialogue on Migration: Can current policy meet 2015 realities?”, at Cultural Vistas in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Sabre’s CEO Tom Klein and Senior Vice President of Government and External Affairs Bruce Charendoff, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with members of the French Heritage Society, at the Department of State.

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6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin hosts a dinner in honor of the World Presidents’ Organization, at the Department of State.

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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.

8:30 a.m. LOCAL Ambassador Russell attends the APEC Women and the Economy 2015 opening ceremony, in Manila, Philippines.

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2:00 p.m. LOCAL Ambassador Russell delivers remarks at the Philippine Women’s University, in Manila, Philippines.

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6:00 p.m. LOCAL Ambassador Russell delivers remarks at the launch of the Women’s Entrepreneurship in APEC initiative, in Manila, Philippines.

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DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

2:00 p.m. Director McKean participates in Secretary Kerry’s meeting with Haitian Prime Minister Evans Paul, at the Department of State.

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