OTTAWA – On Wednesday, February 5, 2020, Carolyn A. Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak before the Economic Club of Canada. 


Central Banking in a slow-growth world


12:30 (Eastern Time)


The Hilton Toronto
Toronto I/II Room
145 Richmond Street West
Toronto, Ontario


At 10:45 (ET), journalists are invited to review copies of the speech, under embargo, at the Bank’s head office in Ottawa. Please use the Bank of Canada Museum entrance, located at 30 Bank Street (corner of Bank and Wellington), and bring photo ID.

For security reasons, journalists wishing to attend must confirm their presence by calling Media Relations at 613-782-8782 before noon (ET) on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. Those who have not registered will not be admitted to the lock-up.

The embargo will be lifted at 12:15 (ET).


The Senior Deputy Governor’s text will be available on the Bank’s website at 12:15 (ET).

Media Availability

There will be no media availability for this event.

Audience Q&A

There will be an audience Q&A period.


Audio and video webcasts of the speech will be available.


Those wishing to attend are asked to contact Morgan Stahl at 416-306-0899.

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