|Notice to the Press|
Office of the Spokesman
November 6, 2001
Secretary Powell to Deliver Keynote Address to OSAC's 16th Annual Briefing
Secretary of State Colin L. Powell will deliver the keynote address at the 16th Annual
Secretary of State Colin L. Powell will deliver the keynote address at the 16th AnnualOverseas Security Advisory Council Briefing on Wednesday, November 7, 200l at 11:00 a.m. in the Dean Acheson Auditorium.
This morning session of the OSAC Briefing is open for press coverage.
The briefings begin at 8:00 a.m. The schedule is as follows:
8:00 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
Craig DeCampli, Executive Director, OSAC
8:10 a.m. The State of OSAC: Views from the Public & Private Sectors
Peter E. Bergin, Director, Diplomatic Security Service, and
John M. McCarthy, Director of Corporate Security, Texaco
8:30 a.m. Initiatives to improve Aviation Security
Lynne Osmus, Deputy Associate Administrator, Civil Aviation Security, FAA
9:00 a.m. Break
9:30 a.m. Economic Impact of the Attacks and the Aftermath
E. Anthony Wayne, Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs
10:00 a.m. Panel Discussion: Planning For and Managing Crisis
Robert Littlejohn, Vice President of Global Security, Avon Products, Inc.
Mark Hunter, Special Agent-in-Charge, Diplomatic Security Service
Richard Bretzing, Managing Director, Security Department, Church of LDS
10:50 a.m. Introductory Remarks
David Carpenter, Assistant Secretary of State for Diplomatic Security
11:00 a.m. Keynote Address
The Honorable Colin L. Powell, Secretary of State
11:15 a.m. U.S. Strategy for Combating Terrorism
General Wayne A. Downing, National Director and Deputy Security Advisor, Office of Combating Terrorism, National Security Council
11:35 a.m. OSAC Recognition Awards
11:45 a.m. Adjournment
Press wishing to cover the entire event must be set up by 8:00 a.m. The 23rd Street Entrance will open at 6:30 a.m. For those wishing to cover the Secretary only, the set up time for video cameras is 9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Press must wait until the adjournment to break down equipment.
Media representatives may cover this event upon presentation of either (1) a US Government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense, or Foreign Press Center), (2) a photo ID issued by the employing media organization, or (3) a letter on official letterhead from their news organization verifying their employment as a journalist, accompanied by an official photo ID (drivers’ license or passport).
For further information, please contact DS Public Affairs at (202) 663-0576 or the State Department Press Office at (202) 647-2492.
Released on November 6, 2001