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

OTTAWA – On Thursday, March 5, 2020, Stephen S. Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak before Women in Capital Markets. 

Topic

Economic Progress Report

Time

13:00 (Eastern Time)

Place

Fairmont Royal York Hotel
Canadian Room
100 Front Street West
Toronto, Ontario

Lock-Up

At 11:15 (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 Wednesday, March 4, 2020. Those who have not registered will not be admitted to the lock-up.

The embargo will be lifted at 12:45 (ET).

Distribution

The Governor’s text will be available on the Bank’s website at 12:45 (ET).

Press Conference

At approximately 14:15 (ET), the Governor will be available to answer questions from the media in the Ontario Room.

Accredited journalists who wish to ask questions via teleconference must contact Media Relations at 613-782-8782 for dial-in information before noon (ET) on Wednesday, March 4, 2020.

Audience Q&A

There will be an audience Q&A period.

Webcast

Audio and video webcasts of the speech and media questions will be available.

Note

Those wishing to attend are asked to contact Camilla Sutton at 647-402-9523.

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

Content Type(s): Press, Media Advisories

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