Deputy Secretary of State James Steinberg to Deliver Remarks to The Council on Competitiveness' 2nd U.S.-Brazil Innovation Summit

Notice to the Press
Washington, DC
September 20, 2010

Deputy Secretary of State James B. Steinberg will deliver the luncheon keynote address at the Council on Competitiveness’ 2nd U.S.-Brazil Innovation Summit on Tuesday, September 21, at 12:30 p.m. The event is located on the Georgetown University campus at Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center, 3800 Reservoir Road – entrance number 1, NW, Washington, DC.

Top leaders of U.S. and Brazilian industry, academia, and public sector will come together to explore opportunities and the prospects for bi-national collaboration on innovation needed to solve the grand challenges of the 21st century.

This event is open for press coverage.

Preset time for cameras: 11:30 a.m.

Final access time for writers and still photographers: 12:15 p.m.

For press access and information please contact:

Joshua Weisz
Council on Competitiveness
(202) 383-9507

Office of Press Relations
U.S. Department of State
(202) 647-2492

PRN: 2010/1297