The Department of State announces a meeting of the Secretary of State's Advisory Committee on Transformational Diplomacy beginning on Wednesday, October 11, 2006 and continuing on Thursday, October 12, 2006, at the U.S. Department of State at 2201 C Street, NW., Washington, DC The Committee is composed of a group of prominent Americans from the private sector and academia who provide the Department with advice on its worldwide management operations, including structuring, leading, and Start Printed Page 56212managing large global enterprises, communicating governmental missions and policies to relevant publics, and better use of information technology.
The Committee will meet in open session from 5 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. on October 11, 2006. The Committee also will meet in open session from 8:15 a.m. until 12 p.m. on October 12, 2006.
The agenda for the October 11 session will include an overview briefing about the Department of State and its mission. The agenda for the October 12 session will include briefings on Public/Private Partnership Models, Workforce and Training, the State Department in 2012, Congressional Interaction, the Embassy of the Future, Transformational Diplomacy and discussion on establishing working groups for the Committee.
Entry to the building is controlled and will be facilitated by advance arrangements. Members of the public (including government employees and Department of State employees) desiring access to the open sessions should, no later than October 6, 2006, notify the Advisory Committee on Transformational Diplomacy (phone: 202-647-0093) of their name, date of birth; citizenship (country); ID number, i.e., U.S. government ID (agency), U.S. military ID (branch), passport (country), or drivers license number (state); professional affiliation, address, and telephone number.
Members of the public may file a written statement with the committee. All members of the public must use the “C” Street entrance, after going through the exterior screening facilities. One of the following valid IDs will be required for admittance: Any U.S. driver's license with photo, a passport, or a U.S. Government agency ID. Because an escort is required at all times, attendees should expect to remain in the meeting for the entire session.
For more information, contact Madelyn Marchessault, Designated Federal Official of the Advisory Committee on Transformational Diplomacy at 202-647-0093 or at Marchessaultms@state.gov.Start Signature
Dated: September 19, 2006.
Acting Director, Office of Management Policy, Department of State.
[FR Doc. E6-15731 Filed 9-25-06; 8:45 am]
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