OTTAWA – On Tuesday, March 13, 2018, Stephen S. Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak at the Smith School of Business at Queen’s University.


Today’s labour market and the future of work


10:30 (Eastern Time)


Smith School of Business
Goodes Hall, Queen’s University
143 Union Street
Kingston, Ontario


At 08:45 (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 10:15 (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, March 12, 2018.


The text of the Governor’s speech will be available at 10:15 (ET):

Press Conference

At approximately 11:45 (ET), the Governor will hold a press conference in Goodes Hall, Room 100.

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 Anne Craig at 613-533-2877.

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