OTTAWA, March 8 /CNW Telbec/ - On Thursday, 11 March 2010, to mark the occasion of the Bank's 75th anniversary, Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak via video conference to university students in economics faculties across Canada.
Topic: Principles for Interesting Times
Time: 14:05 (Eastern Time)
Place: Carleton University
Media attendance: Due to limited seating, members of the media are
not invited to attend the speech. However, they may
view the event via videocast from the Bank's lock-
up facility in Ottawa, or listen to the audio
webcast via the Bank's website.
Lock-up: At 12:20 (Eastern Time), copies of the speech will
be made available to journalists, under embargo.
The lock-up will be held at the Bank's head office
in Ottawa. The embargo will be lifted at 13:50
(Eastern Time). (Please use the East Tower entrance
at 245 Sparks Street and have your press card with
For security reasons, those wishing to attend the
lock-up must confirm by calling Stephanie Bento at
613 782-7183 before noon on Wednesday, 10 March.
Distribution: The Governor's text will be available at 13:50
- on the Bank's website
Press conference: There will be no press conference for this event.
Webcast: An audio webcast of the event will be accessible
from this location.
SOURCE Bank of Canada
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