Deadline Today for Press Credentialing for U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue
The Dialogue will focus on addressing the challenges and opportunities that both countries face on a wide range of bilateral, regional and global areas of immediate and long-term strategic and economic interests. This first meeting of the Dialogue will also set the stage for intensive, ongoing and future bilateral cooperative mechanisms.
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner will be joined for the Dialogue by their respective Chinese Co-Chairs, State Councilor Dai Bingguo and Vice Premier Wang Qishan.
The schedule of press events will include but are not limited to an opening session on Monday, July 27 and a joint U.S.-China press conference on Tuesday, July 28. Further details regarding the agenda and additional press opportunities will be made available in the days ahead.
To apply for press credentials, click: http://guest.cvent.com/i.aspx?4W,M3,0b6fd000-036e-4121-8ce0-1f9fc9bb2620
Please note that a White House, Congressional, Treasury and State Department press credential does not substitute for a Strategic and Economic Dialogue credential.
Press credentialing applications will be accepted until 6:00 PM ET, FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2009.
Office of Press Relations
U.S. Department of State
Treasury Public Affairs