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

OTTAWA, March 13, 2014 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, 18 March 2014, Stephen S. Poloz, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak before the Halifax Chamber of Commerce.

Topic: Redefining the Limits to Growth
   
Time: 12:55 (Atlantic Time); 11:55 (Eastern Time)
   
Place: Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
Nova Scotia Ballroom
1919 Upper Water Street, 2nd Floor
Halifax, Nova Scotia
   
Lock-up: At 10:10 (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 11:40 (ET). (Please use the entrance at 151 O'Connor Street 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 Monday, 17 March 2014.
   
Distribution: The Governor's text will be available at 12:40 @, 11:40 (ET):
   
Audience Q&A: There will be an audience Q&A period.
   
Press Conference: At approximately 14:00 @, 13:00 (ET), the Governor will hold a press conference in room Halifax C.
   
Webcast: Audio and video webcasts of the speech and press conference will be available.
   
Note: Media wishing to attend are asked to contact Melissa Muise at 902 481-1238 or by email at melissam@halifaxchamber.com.      

SOURCE Bank of Canada

For further information:

please contact Media Relations at 613 782-8782 or communications@bankofcanada.ca.