October 16 - Friday

October 16, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
OCTOBER 16, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Milan, Italy. He is accompanied by Deputy Chief of Staff Tom Sullivan, Senior Advisor Ambassador David Thorne, Spokesperson John Kirby, Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

9:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken delivers remarks to Benjamin Banneker High School students at the State Department’s Youth Forum, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:15 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken delivers remarks at the Meridian Global Leadership Summit at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, in Washington, D.C.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

11:55 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken attends President Obama’s meeting with Republic of Korea President Park Geun-hye , at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

4:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken meets with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

Deputy Secretary Higginbottom is on travel to Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala from October 13 through October 17.


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

3:30 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with U.S. Ambassador-designate to Togo David Gilmour, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

12:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon officiates the swearing-in ceremony for U.S. Ambassador to Central African Republic Jeffrey Hawkins, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

11:45 a.m. Ambassador Selfridge assists with President Obama’s meeting with the President of the Republic of Korea Park Geun-hye, at the White House. Please click here for more information.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND LABOR TOM MALINOWSKI

Assistant Secretary Malinowski is on travel to China. Please click here for more information.