Website launch event at the Bank of Canada Museum, featuring Governor Stephen S. Poloz

OTTAWA — On Thursday, October 4, 2018, Governor Stephen S. Poloz will host a group of students and teachers at an event to mark the release of Money and Monetary Policy in Canada—an online educational resource authored by the Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE) in close collaboration with the Bank of Canada.

After brief welcoming remarks, members of the media will have an opportunity to review the website, and representatives from the Museum and CFEE will be available to answer questions.

For security reasons, all media must register with the Bank in advance. Broadcast media and still photographers will be allotted space on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, please contact Media Relations by noon (EDT) on Wednesday, October 3 at 613-782-8782 or

Topic

Launch of online resource, Money and Monetary Policy in Canada

Time

10:30 (Eastern Time)

Place

Bank of Canada Museum
30 Bank Street (corner of Bank and Wellington streets)
Ottawa, Ontario

Lock-Up

There will be no media lock-up for this event.

Distribution

A press release with more information will be available:

  • at 10:30 (ET) on the Bank’s website
Press Conference

This event is a photo opportunity only: there will be no press conference or Q&A session with the Governor.

Webcast

This event will not be webcast.

Note

Museum Tour

Beginning at approximately 10:45 (ET), guides and museum staff will be available to answer questions and demonstrate exhibits. Journalists can visit the galleries, take photos and shoot video.

Content Type(s): Press, Media advisories