Speech by Stephen S. Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada

OTTAWA – On Tuesday, November 7, 2017, Stephen S. Poloz, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak before the CFA Montréal and the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations. 


Central banks’ ability to understand inflation


13:10 (Eastern Time)


Palais des congrès de Montréal
Room 517
1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle
Montréal, Quebec


At 11:25 (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 12:55 (ET). Please use the Bank of Canada 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, November 6, 2017.


The Governor’s text will be available at 12:55 (ET):

Press Conference

At approximately 14:00 (ET), the Governor will hold a press conference in room 720.

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 are asked to contact Dominique Boisvert at CORIM.  

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

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