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USTR Press Office Week Ahead: August 6-11

August 03, 2012


Monday, August 6

-No public events.

Tuesday, August 7

-No public events.

Wednesday, August 8

Ambassador Marantis will give opening remarks at a panel event entitled: “The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement and the Future of International Trade” at the Woodrow Wilson Center. The discussion will focus on new and future member countries and key U.S. interests in the agreement.

-Washington, D.C.
-Open Press

Thursday, August 9

-Ambassador Siddiqui will visit Kansas City, Kansas to hold a roundtable meeting with the Kansas City Agribusiness Council. He will also visit the Bayer Animal Health Company and the Kansas State Research Laboratory.

-Kansas City, KS
-Contact Kate Villarreal at for information on press opportunities.

Friday, August 10

-Ambassador Siddiqui will visit Wichita, Kansas to hold a roundtable meeting with the Wichita Agribusiness Council.

-Wichita, KS
-Closed Press

Saturday, August 11

-Ambassador Kirk will give remarks at the Congressional Black Caucus Institute’s Annual Policy Conference.

-Tunica, Mississippi
-Closed Press

** Additional events may be announced throughout the week.