OTTAWA - On Wednesday, 19 June 2013, Stephen S. Poloz, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak before the Oakville Chamber of Commerce.


Recovery: Rebuilding Business Confidence in Canada


12:40 (Eastern Time)


Burlington Convention Centre, Grand Ballroom
1120 Burloak Drive
Burlington, Ontario


At 10:55 (ET), copies of the speech will be made available to journalists under embargo at the Bank’s head office in Ottawa. The embargo will be lifted at 12:25 (ET). (Please use the East Tower entrance at 245 Sparks Street and have your press card with you.)

For security reasons, those wishing to attend the lock-up must confirm by calling Jeremy Harrison at 613 782-8782 before noon (ET) on Tuesday, 18 June 2013.


The Governor’s text will be available at 12:25 (ET):

Press Conference

At approximately 14:15 (ET), the Governor will hold a press conference in the Tyandaga Boardroom.

Audience Q&A

There will be an audience Q&A period.



Audio and video webcasts of the speech and press conference will be available.


Media wishing to attend the event are asked to contact Joanne Scattolon at 905 845-6613 ext. 209.

 For more information, please contact Jeremy Harrison at 613 782-8782.