OTTAWA – On Wednesday, May 16, 2018, Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri of the Bank of Canada will speak before the CFA Society Ottawa and the Ottawa Economics Association.

Topic

The (Mostly) Long and Short of Potential Output

Time

12:30 (Eastern Time)

Place

Rideau Club
99 Bank Street, 15th floor
Ottawa, Ontario

Lock-Up

At 11:15 (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 12:15 (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 Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

Distribution

The Deputy Governor’s text will be available at 12:15 (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

Those wishing to attend are asked to contact Andrew Wong at 613-263-9445.

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