OTTAWA – On Tuesday, 18 April 2017, Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins will speak before the Toronto Region Board of Trade.

Topic

Automation, productivity and monetary policy

Time

12:45 (Eastern Time)

Place

Toronto Board of Trade
First Canadian Place
Main Ballroom
4th Floor
Toronto, Ontario

Lock-Up

At 11:00 (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 12:30 (ET). Please use the Bank of Canada Museum entrance, located at 30 Bank Street (corner of Bank and Wellington), 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, 17 April 2017.

Distribution

The Senior Deputy Governor’s text will be available at 12:30 (ET):

Press Conference

There will be no press conference for this event.

Audience Q&A

There will be an audience Q&A period.

Webcast

Audio and video webcasts of the speech will be available.

Note

Media wishing to attend the event are asked to contact Matthew Kofsky at 416-862-4558.

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