October 14, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
OCTOBER 14, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

11:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry releases the International Religious Freedom Report with remarks, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with President Obama at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

7:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry delivers remarks at a dinner in honor of Republic of Korea President Park Geun-hye at the Mellon Auditorium, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

9:00 a.m. Under Secretary Stengel delivers remarks at the Center on Public Diplomacy Forum: Global Leadership in Public Diplomacy hosted by the Annenberg School at the University of Southern California, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information. ‎
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

9:30 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance Chairman David Hayes, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

7:00 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a dinner in honor of Republic of Korea President Park Geun-hye at the Mellon Auditorium, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETE SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge assists with the visit of Republic of Korea President Park Geun-hye, in Washington, D.C.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal delivers remarks at the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) annual professional symposium: "Army Service Component Commands: Applying the Army Operating Concept for Joint Effect" at the D.C. Convention Center, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA S. JACOBSON

12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends the Global Equality Leadership awards and luncheon in honor of Ambassador Samantha Powers, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFIARS DANIEL RUSSEL

3:45 p.m. Assistant Secretary Russel participates in an on-the-record press briefing to preview the visit of Republic of Korea President Park Geun-hye to Washington at the Washington Foreign Press Center, in Washington, D.C. For further information please contact ‎Matt Zimmer at zimmermv2@state.gov.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AND MILITARY AFFAIRS PUNEET TALWAR

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Talwar meets with Finnish Permanent Secretary for Defense Arto Raty, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Talwar attends a Reception to mark the 75th Anniversary of Australia-United States Diplomatic Relations, in Washington, D.C.‎
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)