Conferences, Seminars and Workshops

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Latest Conferences, Seminars and Workshops

October 17, 2019

Conference on the Economics of Central Bank Digital Currency by the Bank of Canada and Sveriges Riksbank

The Bank of Canada and Sveriges Riksbank jointly organized this conference on October 17 and 18, 2019 at the Bank of Canada headquarters in Ottawa, Ontario. The event aimed at providing a forum for central bankers and academic researchers to discuss the arguments for and against the issuance of CBDC and under what conditions, if any, governments should issue their own digital currencies.
Content Type(s): Conferences
October 17, 2019

Advances in Fixed Income Macro-Finance Research

The Bank of Canada and the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco hosted the 7th Conference on Fixed Income Markets, discussing the implications for monetary policy of new research that focuses on bond and money markets.
Content Type(s): Conferences
May 10, 2019

Climate Change and Central Banking Workshop

This Bank of Canada conference examined macroeconomic and monetary policy challenges around climate change, including firm and bank exposures to physical and transition risks. Participants also discussed medium- and long-run implications for productivity growth and trade.
Content Type(s): Conferences Topic(s): Climate change
March 8, 2019

Risk Management and Financial Innovation Conference

The Bank of Canada and the Rotman School of Management organized a conference in memory of Professor Peter Christoffersen, a well-respected colleague and Bank of Canada research fellow, who passed away in June 2018. The conference showcased frontier research in finance on topics such as fintech, banking regulations, extreme risks and risk management.
Content Type(s): Conferences