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May 30, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

All times ET

9:15 AM

The President hosts a breakfast in honor of Memorial Day

State Dining Room Closed Press

11:00 AM

The President lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Arlington National Cemetery Open to pre-credentialed media In-Town Travel Pool Final Gather 10:20AM – North Doors of the Palm Room

11:20 AM

The President delivers remarks

Arlington National Cemetery Open to pre-credentialed media

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 10:00AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: Wall Street Journal
Radio: WW1

May 29, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

In-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: ABC
Print: USA Today
Radio: VOA

May 28, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

In-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: NBC
Print: Tribune
Radio: Talk Media News
Out-of-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Tribune

May 27, 2016

The Schedule

In the afternoon, the President will participate in a family photo with outreach guests and attend outreach session two. There will be travel pool coverage of the family photo, and outreach session two is closed press.

Later in the afternoon, the President will depart Tokoname en route Hiroshima, Japan. There will be travel pool coverage of the President’s departure from the Chubu Centrair International Airport and the arrival at the the Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni is open to pre- credentialed media. The President will deliver remarks to service members at the Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, the remarks at the troop event are open to pre-credentialed media. Later, the President travels to Hiroshima and participates in a wreath laying at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial. The remarks and the wreath laying are open to pre-credentialed media.

In the evening, the President will depart Hiroshima, Japan en route Elmendorf, Alaska on the way back to Washington, DC. The departure from the Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni will be open to pre-credentialed media and the arrival at Elmendorf Air Base, where Air Force One will refuel, will be covered by the travel pool. In the afternoon the President will depart Elmendorf Alaska for Washington, DC. There will be travel pool coverage of the President’s departure at Elmendorf Air Base and arrival at Joint Base Andrews. The President’s arrival on the South Lawn is open press.

In the morning, the Vice President will depart New York, New York en route Providence, Rhode Island.

At 12:00 PM, the Vice President will tour the East Providence Department of Transportation Maintenance Facility. This tour will be pooled press.

At 12:30 PM, the Vice President will join Governor Gina Raimondo, Senator Jack Reed, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Congressman Jim Langevin, and Congressman David Cicilline in highlighting the RhodeWorks infrastructure program. The Vice President’s remarks at the East Providence Department of Transportation Maintenance Facility will be open press. Media inquiries and RSVPs can be directed to catherine.rolfe@governor.ri.gov.

 

 

All times ET

1:35 AM

The President departs Tokoname en route Hiroshima, Japan

Chubu Centrair International Airport, Hiroshima, Japan Travel Pool Coverage

2:40 AM

The President arrives Hiroshima, Japan

Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Hiroshima, Japan Open to pre-credentialed media

2:50 AM

The President delivers remarks

Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Hiroshima, Japan Open to pre-credentialed media

4:40 AM

The President participates in a wreath laying ceremony

Hiroshima Peace Memorial, Hiroshima, Japan Open to pre-credentialed media

6:00 AM

The President departs Japan

Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Hiroshima, Japan Open to pre-credentialed media

9:15 AM

The President hosts a breakfast in honor of Memorial Day

State Dining Room Closed Press

11:00 AM

The President lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Arlington National Cemetery Open to pre-credentialed media (In-Town Travel Pool Final Gather 10:20AM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

11:20 AM

The President delivers remarks

Arlington National Cemetery Open to pre-credentialed media

1:20 PM

The President arrives in Anchorage, Alaska and Air Force One refuels

Elmendorf Air Base, Anchorage, Alaska Travel Pool Coverage

3:20 PM

The President departs Alaska en route Washington, DC

Elmendorf Air Base, Anchorage, Alaska Travel Pool Coverage

10:15 PM

The President arrives the White House

South Lawn Open Press (Final Gather 10:00PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

10:20 PM

The President arrives Joint Base Andrews

Travel Pool Coverage

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 9:00PM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: Tampa Bay Times
Radio: Sirius XM

May 26, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will attend a G7 meeting on energy and climate. There will be a G7 pool spray at the top of this meeting at the Shima Kanko Hotel.

Later in the morning, the President will attend a G7 outreach session one. There will be a G7 pool spray at the top of this meeting.

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In the afternoon, the Vice President will depart Washington, DC en route New York, New York.

At 3:15 PM, the Vice President will tour the Memorial Sloan Kettering Rockefeller Research Lab. This tour will be pooled press.

At 3:45 PM, the Vice President will participate in a roundtable discussion on cancer. This event at Memorial Sloan Kettering will be open press. Media inquiries and RSVPs can be directed to press@ovp.eop.gov.

At 6:00 PM, the Vice President will attend an event for Senator Russ Feingold. This event at a private residence will be closed press.

At 8:00 PM, the Vice President will receive an award and deliver remarks at Intrepid’s 25th Anniversary Salute to Freedom Gala. These remarks the Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum will be open press.

The Vice President will remain overnight in New York City.

All times ET

8:00 PM

The President attends a G7 meeting on energy and climate

Shima Kanko Hotel, Shima City, Japan Pool Spray at the Top G-7 Pool Spray at the Top

9:00 PM

The President attends a G7 outreach session one

Shima Kanko Hotel, Shima City, Japan Pool Spray at the Top G-7 Pool Spray at the Top

10:30 PM

The President participates in a family photo with outreach guests

Shima Kanko Hotel, Shima City, Japan Travel Pool Coverage

10:50 PM

The President attends G7 outreach session two

Shima Kanko Hotel, Shima City, Japan Closed Press

In-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Tribune
Out-of-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: Tampa Bay Times
Radio: Sirius XM

May 25, 2016

The Schedule

In the evening, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan at the Shima Kanko Hotel. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting.

All times ET

12:05 AM

The President holds a YSEALI town hall

GEM Center, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Open to pre-credentialed media

1:50 AM

The President departs Vietnam en route Japan

Tan Son Nhat International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

6:50 AM

The President arrives Japan

Chubu Centrair International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

9:30 AM

The President holds a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan

Shima Kanko Hotel, Shima City, Japan Pool Spray at the Bottom

May 24, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will meet with U.S. consulate staff and family members. This meeting at the InterContinental Asiana Saigon is closed press.

Later in the morning, the President will participate in a Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) town hall at the GEM Center in Ho Chi Minh City. This town hall is open to pre-credentialed media.

In the afternoon, the President will depart Vietnam en route Shima City, Japan. The departure from Tan Son Nhat International Airport and arrival at Chubu Centrair International Airport are open to pre-credentialed media.

The President will remain overnight in Ise-Shima, Japan.

 

 

 

 

All times ET

12:55 AM

The President delivers remarks

National Convention Center, Hanoi, Vietnam Open to pre-credentialed media

2:55 AM

The President departs Hanoi en route Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Noibai International Airport, Hanoi, Vietnam Open to pre-credentialed media

4:50 AM

The President arrives Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Tan Son Nhat Airport, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Open to pre-credentialed media

5:20 AM

The President tours the Jade Pagoda

Jade Pagoda, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Travel Pool Coverage

6:15 AM

The President tours DreamPlex

DreamPlex Coworking Space, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Travel Pool Coverage

6:45 AM

The President delivers remarks

DreamPlex Coworking Space, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Pooled Press

11:25 AM

The President meets with U.S. consulate staff and family members

InterContinental Asiana Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Closed Press

Out-of-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: AFP

May 23, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will meet with Embassy personnel and families. This meeting is closed press.

Later in the morning, the President will meet with members of civil society. There will be a travel pool spray  the bottom of this meeting. In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks at the National Convention Center. The President’s remarks are open to pre-credentialed media.

Following his remarks the President will depart Hanoi en route Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The President’s departure at the Noibai International Airport and arrival at the Tan Son Nhat Airport are open to pre-credentialed media.

While in Ho Chi Minh City, the President will tour the Jade Pagoda. There will be travel pool coverage of this tour.

In the evening, the President will tour the DreamPlex Coworking Space and deliver remarks at an event focused on entrepreneurship and opportunity for the Vietnamese people. There will be travel pool coverage of the tour and pooled press coverage of the President’s remarks.

The President will remain overnight in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

All times ET

11:20 PM

The President participates in an Embassy meet and greet

Closed Press JW Marriott, Hanoi, Vietnam

11:40 PM

The President meets with members Civil Society

JW Marriott, Hanoi, Vietnam Pool Spray at the Bottom

In-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Washington Post

May 22, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

All times ET

5:50 AM

The President arrives in Yokota Air Force Base, Japan and Air Force One refuels

Yokota Air Force Base, Fussa, Japan Travel Pool Coverage

7:50 AM

The President departs Yokota Air Force Base, Japan en route Hanoi, Vietnam

Yokota Air Force Base, Fussa, Japan Travel Pool Coverage

In-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Tribune

May 21, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

All times ET

12:55 PM

The President departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn Open Press Open Press (Final Gather 12:35PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

1:10 PM

The President departs Joint Base Andrews en route Joint Base Elmendorf

Travel Pool Coverage Out-of-Town Pool Call Time 11:30AM – Virginia Gate, Andrews Air Force Base

8:35 PM

The President arrives in Joint Base Elmendorf and Air Force One refuels

Joint Base Elmendorf, Anchorage, Alaska Travel Pool Coverage

10:35 PM

The President departs Joint Base Elmendorf en route Yokota Air Force Base, Japan

Joint Base Elmendorf, Anchorage, Alaska Travel Pool Coverage

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 10:30AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Politico
Radio: AP
Out-of-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Tribune