Secretary Clinton To Address Overseas Security Advisory Council Annual Briefing on November 17

Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
November 12, 2010

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will deliver remarks to the 25th Annual Conference of the Overseas Security Advisory Council on November 17 at 1:00 p.m., in the Department of State’s Dean Acheson Auditorium.

Secretary Clinton will discuss information-sharing between the federal government and American private sector organizations. More than 1,000 security professionals will attend the conference.

The Overseas Security Advisory Council is a public-private partnership that exchanges security information between the U.S. Government and American private sector organizations operating abroad. The Overseas Security Advisory Council is administered by the State Department’s Bureau of Diplomatic Security, and provides a forum for best practices and provides the tools needed to cope with evolving security challenges overseas. Today more than 4,000 U.S. companies, educational institutions, religious and non-governmental organizations are constituents of the Council.

This event will be open to credentialed members of the media. Media access times will be forthcoming in the public schedule.


Department of State
Bureau of Diplomatic Security
Jim Finkle
(571) 345-2504

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

PRN: 2010/1632