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President Obama official schedule and guidance, Oct. 2, 2009. Obama, Michelle Olympic blitz details

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 1, 2009

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2009

The President will arrive in Copenhagen, Denmark in the morning. The arrival at Copenhagen Airport, Kastrup is open press.

The President and the First Lady will then deliver remarks at the Chicago 2016 presentation to members of the International Olympic Committee at the Bella Center. The President, along with other Chicago 2016 panel members, participates in a question and answer session with IOC members. Both events are open to IOC-credentialed media. There will be travel pool coverage.

Later, the President and the First Lady will attend an informal reception with IOC members. There will be travel pool coverage.

The President and the First Lady will then travel to Christiansborg Palace. They will be greeted by HM Queen Margrethe II and HRH Prince Consort Henrik. There will be a travel pool spray. The President will meet Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen. There will be a pool spray at the top of the meeting.

The President and the First Lady will then depart Copenhagen and return to Washington, DC. The departure from Copenhagen Airport, Kastrup and the arrival on the South Lawn are open press.

After the President returns to the White House, he will deliver brief remarks in the Rose Garden. The remarks are open press.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: NBC

Print: Washington Examiner

Radio: SRN

Magazine Photo: TIME

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: FOX

Print: Tribune

Radio: CBS

Magazine Photo: New York Times

CEST

8:10AM THE PRESIDENT arrives in Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen Airport, Kastrup

Open Press

8:50AM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY deliver remarks at the Chicago 2016 presentation

Bella Center

Open to IOC-credentialed media

9:40AM THE PRESIDENT, along with other Chicago 2016 panel members, participates in a question and answer session with IOC members

Bella Center

Open to IOC-credentialed media

10:00AM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY attend informal reception with IOC members

Bella Center

Travel Pool Coverage

10:45AM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY are greeted by HM Queen Margrethe II and HRH Prince Consort Henrik

Christiansborg Palace

Travel pool spray

11:20AM THE PRESIDENT meets with Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen

Christiansborg Palace

Pool spray at the top

12:55PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY depart Copenhagen, Denmark en route Andrews Air Force Base

Copenhagen Airport, Kastrup

Open Press

EDT

2:00PM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time

3:15PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY arrive at Andrews Air Force Base

Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

3:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY arrive at The White House

South Lawn

Open Press (Pre-set 3:00PM – Final Gather 3:15PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

4:00PM THE PRESIDENT delivers brief remarks

Rose Garden

Open Press (Pre-set 3:30PM – Final Gather 3:45PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

Briefing Schedule

Press Secretary Robert Gibbs will gaggle aboard Air Force One en route Andrews Air Force Base.