OTTAWA – On Tuesday, 24 February 2015, Stephen S. Poloz, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak at Western University.


Lessons New and Old: Reinventing Central Banking


14:15 (Eastern Time)


Western University
Ivey Business School
Auditorium (Room 1100, 1st Floor)
1255 Western Road
London, Ontario


At 12:30 (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 14:00 (ET). Please use the entrance at 151 O’Connor Street and have your press card with you.

For security reasons, those wishing to attend the lock-up must confirm by calling Media Relations at 613 782-8782 before noon (ET) on Monday, 23 February 2015.


The Governor’s text will be available at 14:00 (ET):

Press Conference

At approximately 15:15 (ET), the Governor will hold a press conference in Room 1200, 1st Floor.

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 Stephen Ledgley at 519 661-2111 ext. 85283.

For more information, please contact Media Relations at 613 782-8782.