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President Obama's Schedule Today (11/17/10)

In the morning, President Obama will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing and will then meet with senior advisers in the Oval Office.

Later in the morning, the president will meet with his national security team on Afghanistan and Pakistan in the Situation Room. Expected attendees include:

  • Vice President Joe Biden
  • Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
  • Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense
  • Pete Rouse, Chief of Staff
  • Tom Donilon, National Security Advisor
  • Denis McDonough, Deputy National Security Advisor
  • John Brennan, Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Advisor
  • Ambassador Susan Rice, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations
  • Leon Panetta, Director of the Central Intelligence Agency
  • Rajiv Shah, Administrator, USAID
  • James Steinberg, Deputy Secretary of State
  • Jack Lew, Deputy Secretary of State
  • Admiral Michael Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
  • General James Cartwright, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
  • Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan
  • Doug Lute, Coordinator for Afghanistan and Pakistan
  • John Tien, Senior Director for Afghanistan and Pakistan
  • General James Mattis (via videoconference)
  • General David Petraeus, U.S. Central Command (via videoconference)
  • Ambassador Karl Eikenberry, U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan (via videoconference)
  • Ambassador Cameron Munter, U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan (via videoconference)
  • Ambassador Ivo Daalder, U.S. Ambassador to NATO (via videoconference)

The president and the vice president will then meet for lunch in the Private Dining Room. Later, the president and the vice president will meet with Secretary of State Clinton in the Oval Office.

Mr. Obama will award the National Medal of Science and the National Medal of Technology and Innovation in the East Room in the afternoon.

Here's the Full Schedule from the White House (all times Eastern):

9:30AM: President Obama receives the Presidential Daily Briefing

10:10AM: President Obama meets with senior advisers

11:15AM: President Obama meets with his national security team for his monthly meeting on Afghanistan and Pakistan

12:45PM: President Obama and Vice President Biden meet for lunch

3:45PM: President Obama and Vice President Biden meet with Secretary of State Clinton

5:25PM: President Obama awards the National Medal of Science and National Medal of Technology and Innovation Ceremony

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