White House Schedule - February 1, 2013

The Vice President and Dr. Jill Biden will arrive in Berlin at Berlin-Tegel International Airport at 8:00 AM LOCAL TIME/2:00 AM ET. This arrival is open press.

At 3:00 PM LOCAL TIME/9:00 AM ET, the Vice President will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the German Chancellery. The Vice President and Chancellor Merkel’s statements at the top of this meeting will be pooled press.

In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.

The Vice President and Dr. Biden will depart Berlin en route Munich, Germany. Their arrival at Munich International Airport at 6:05 PM LOCAL TIME/12:05 PM ET is open press.

In the afternoon, the President will award twelve eminent researchers the National Medal of Science and eleven extraordinary inventors the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, the highest honors bestowed by the United States Government upon scientists, engineers, and inventors. This event in the East Room is open press.

Format: 12-26-2014

Friday, February 1 2013

All Times ET
2:00 am
The Vice President and Dr. Jill Biden arrive in Berlin
Local Event Time:
8:00 AM
Berlin-Tegel International Airport
Open Press
9:00 am
The Vice President meets with German Chancellor Angela Merkel
Local Event Time:
3:00 PM
German Chancellery
Pooled Press
11:00 am
The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press
11:30 am
Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney
12:05 pm
The Vice President and Dr. Biden arrive at Munich International Airport
Local Event Time:
6:05 PM
Munich International Airport
Open Press
2:15 pm
The President awards the National Medals of Science and the National Medals of Technology and Innovation
The East Room
Open Press
(Pre-Set 11:15AM—Final Gather 1:40PM—North Doors of the Palm Room)
Pool Call Time: 
9:30 AM
AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: 
AP, Reuters, AFP
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