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Press Office Week Ahead: June 9 - 14

Monday, June 9

June 9-10, Acting Deputy USTR Wendy Cutler and Ambassador Takeo Mori of Japan will lead U.S.-Japan Parallel Negotiations to the Trans-Pacific Partnership, focusing on Motor Vehicle Trade.
Washington, D.C.
Pooled photos to be released
For press inquiries, please contact Andrew Bates at ABates@ustr.eop.gov 

Tuesday, June 10

Acting Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Wendy Cutler and Zhanar Aitzhanova, Kazakh Minister for Economic Integration, will hold a signing ceremony for a Memorandum of Understanding on Joint Efforts to Enable the Economic Empowerment of Women and Promote Women’s Entrepreneurship and Terms of Reference for the U.S.-Kazakh Bilateral Working Group.
Washington, D.C.
Open press    
For press inquiries, please contact Andrew Bates at ABates@ustr.eop.gov

Acting Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Wendy Cutler will deliver keynote remarks at a conference jointly hosted by the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), focusing on Asia-Pacific Economic Integration and the Role of the United States and Japan.
Washington, D.C.
Open press
For press inquiries, please contact Andrew Bates at ABates@ustr.eop.gov
To RSVP, please contact Andrew Schwartz with CSIS at ASchwartz@csis.org

Wednesday, June 11

Ambassador Froman will give remarks to the America’s Small Business Summit hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on how the Obama Administration’s trade agenda will unlock opportunity for small businesses.
Washington, D.C.
Open press
For press inquiries, please contact Trevor Kincaid at TKincaid@ustr.eop.gov


Ambassador Froman will lead the Trade and Investment Framework Agreement meeting with Central Asia and Afghanistan.
Washington, D.C.
Open press for opening remarks
For press inquiries, please contact Andrew Bates at ABates@ustr.eop.gov 


Ambassador Froman will meet with Tofail Ahmed, the Bangladeshi Minister of Commerce
Washington, D.C.
Closed press


Ambassador Froman will meet with Peter Beyer, a member of the German Bundestag. 
Washington, D.C.
Closed press


Thursday, June 12

Ambassador Froman will meet with Steve Ubi, President and CEO of AdvaMed, and CEOs of medical device manufacturers. 
Washington, D.C.
Closed press 


Ambassador Froman will meet with Michael Barnier, the EU Commissioner for Internal Market and Services. 
Washington, D.C.
Closed press


Friday, June 13

No public events.


Saturday, June 14

Deputy Assistant USTR for South and Central Asian Affairs Mara Burr will discuss the U.S.-Bangladesh Trade and Investment Relationship at Harvard University’s Conference on Sustainability and the Bangladesh Garment Industry. 
Cambridge, MA 
Open press
For press inquiries, please contact Andrew Bates at ABates@ustr.eop.gov