November 18, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
NOVEMBER 18, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

10:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Pakistani Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:45 a.m. Secretary Kerry delivers remarks at the 30th Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) Annual Briefing, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set time for video cameras: 10:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for still photographers and journalists: 11:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.

2:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Angolan Foreign Minister Georges Chikoti, at the Department of State.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)
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.

6:15 p.m. Secretary Kerry attends the Omani National Day Reception, at the Four Seasons in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

 

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

Deputy Secretary Blinken is on travel to Jordan. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

Under Secretary Stengel is on travel to Tokyo, Japan and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, through November 21 to promote public diplomacy and the importance of close ties with the region. In Malaysia, Under Secretary Stengel delivers opening remarks at the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Summit and participates in President Obama’s YSEALI town hall. Please click here for more information.

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

8:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Tunisian Union of Industry, Commerce, and Handicraft (UTICA) President Wided Bouchamaoui, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

9:30 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Netherlands Ambassador to the U.S. Henne Schuwer, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with European Union Chamber of Commerce in China President Joerg Wuttke, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Vulcan Inc. Executive Vice President and General Counsel Dave Stewart, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Indian Minister of Commerce Reenat Sandhu and Indian Ambassador to the U.S. Arun Singh, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

12:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon meets with French Foreign Ministry Political Director Nicolas de Riviere, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:15 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

6:00 p.m. Counselor Shannon meets with German Foreign Ministry Political Director Andreas Michaelis, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR PETER SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge accompanies President Obama on travel to Turkey, the Philippines, and Malaysia. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal attends the U.S.-India Defense Policy Group, at the Department of Defense.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Royce to provide a briefing on Secretary Kerry’s recent visit to Central Asia, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

4:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson delivers remarks at a student seminar on Negotiating Change: How We Took on Some of the World's Toughest Problems and Sometimes Succeeded at the Harvard Kennedy School, in Boston, Massachusetts.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Assistant Secretary Malinowski is on travel to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

Assistant Secretary Nuland is on travel to Brussels and Berlin. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard meets with Hungarian Ambassador to the U.S. Reka Szemerkenyi, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard delivers remarks at the Brookings Institution Daimler U.S. European Forum on Global Issues, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin delivers remarks at the American Conference Institute’s 32nd International Conference on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act at the National Harbor, in Maryland. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANIEL RUSSEL

Assistant Secretary Russel accompanies President Obama on travel to Manila, Philippines through November 19 at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders meeting. Please click here for more information.

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

Ambassador Russell is on travel to London, United Kingdom. Please click here for more information.