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USTR Press Office Week Ahead: June 11-15, 2012

06/09/2012

06/09/2012

Monday, June 11

Ambassador Kirk will meet with Chief Executive Officers from the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).

Washington, D.C.

Closed Press

 

Ambassador Kirk and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Lisa Jackson will co-host the Trade and Environment Policy Advisory Committee (TEPAC) Meeting.

Washington, D.C.

Closed Press

 

Tuesday, June 12

Ambassador Kirk will meet with Liberian President H.E. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

Washington, D.C.

Closed Press

 

Ambassador Kirk will give remarks at the American Turkish Council Conference Annual Luncheon.

Washington, D.C.

Open Press

 

Ambassador Kirk will give remarks at the University of Texas Summer Speaker Series Kickoff Event.

Washington, D.C.

Closed Press

 

Ambassador Punke will participate in the World Trade Organization’s Trade Policy Review of China.

Geneva, Switzerland

Closed Press

 

Ambassador Siddiqui and U.S. Department of Agriculture Under Secretary Michael Scuse will deliver remarks at an International Trade Roundtable Discussion during the Western Governors Association Meeting.

Cle Elum, WA

Open Press

For more information, please contact Kate Villarreal at kvillarreal@ustr.eop.gov.

 

Wednesday, June 13

Ambassador Kirk will meet with Chairman Dr. Norbert Reithofer of the BMW Group.

Washington, D.C.

Closed Press

 

Ambassador Kirk will give remarks at a Brookings Institution event entitled: “The Africa Growth and Opportunity Act: Looking Back, Looking Forward”.

Washington, D.C.

Open Press

 

Ambassador Marantis and State Department Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Johnnie Carson will participate in a press briefing regarding the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum.

Washington, D.C.

Open Press

For more information, please contact Kate Villarreal at kvillarreal@ustr.eop.gov.

 

Ambassador Sapiro will meet with Turkish Ambassador to the United States Namik Tan.

Washington, D.C.

Closed Press

 

Ambassador Sapiro will meet with Russian Ambassador to the United States Sergey Kislyak.

Washington, D.C.

Closed Press

 

Ambassador Siddiqui and Under Secretary Scuse will hold a roundtable meeting with agricultural stakeholders at the Wheat Marketing Center.

Portland, OR

Open Press

For more information, please contact Kate Villarreal at kvillarreal@ustr.eop.gov.

 

Ambassador Siddiqui will participate in a roundtable discussion with Oregon wine producers on expanding agricultural exports.

Portland, OR

Open Press

For more information, please contact Kate Villarreal at kvillarreal@ustr.eop.gov.

 

Thursday, June 14

Ambassador Kirk will give remarks at a morning plenary session at the AGOA Forum at the State Department.

Washington D.C.

Open Press

 

Ambassadors Kirk and Marantis will participate in bilateral meetings at the AGOA Forum at the State Department.

Washington D.C.

Closed Press

 

Ambassador Kirk will participate in a press roundtable regarding AGOA at the State Department.

Washington, D.C.

For more information, please contact Kate Villarreal at kvillarreal@ustr.eop.gov.

 

Ambassador Siddiqui will deliver remarks at the U.S. Poultry and Egg Export Council’s National Conference.

San Diego, CA

Open Press

For more information, please contact Kate Villarreal at kvillarreal@ustr.eop.gov.

 

Friday, June 15

Ambassadors Kirk and Marantis will continue participation in bilateral meetings at the AGOA Forum at the State Department.

Washington D.C.

Closed Press

 

Ambassador Marantis will give remarks at the AGOA Forum closing ceremony at the State Department.

Washington, D.C.

Open Press

** Additional events may be announced throughout the week.