Under Secretary Ellen Tauscher and Assistant Secretary Rose Gottemoeller to speak at GZ|DC Global Zero Convention

Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
April 6, 2011

Ellen Tauscher, Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security, and Rose Gottemoeller, Assistant Secretary of State for Arms Control, Verification and Compliance, will speak at GZ|DC Global Zero Convention on Friday, April 8, at George Washington University.

Under Secretary Tauscher immediately followed by Assistant Secretary Gottemoeller will address United States’ broad efforts to advance arms control and nuclear security goals two years since President Obama’s Prague Speech, where he stated “clearly and with conviction America’s commitment to seek the peace and security of a world without nuclear weapons.”

This event is ON-THE-RECORD. For more information on the Global Zero Convention, click here.

Event Date and Time:
Friday, April 8 at 6:00 p.m.

George Washington University
730 21st Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20052

Media Check-In:
Begins at 4:00 pm EDT
Please enter at the Lisner Auditorium Main Entrance, George Washington University.

Global Zero Media Contact:
Trevor Fitzgibbon
Trevor@FitzGibbonMedia.com 202-406-0646

U.S. Department of State Media Contact:
Jamie Mannina
Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Implementation
(202) 647-7939

PRN: 2011/529