OTTAWA, Nov. 13 /CNW Telbec/ - On Thursday, 19 November 2009, Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak to the Foreign Policy Association.
Topic: The Evolution of the International Monetary System
Time: 18:05 (Eastern Time)
Place: PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
300 Madison Avenue (at 42nd Street)
New York, NY
Attendance, New York: For members of the media wishing to attend the
event, please register with Ms. Takako Fujiki,
Events Manager, Foreign Policy Association, tel.:
212 481-8100, ext. 222, or email:
Please note: For security reasons, members of the
media are required to complete and fax a Press Pass
along with a copy of press credentials or a
business card to 212 481-9275. In addition, a
completed Certificate of Insurance is required for
camera and audio equipment. Contact Ms. Fujiki by
Monday, 16 November, regarding these requirements.
Lock-up: At 16:20 (ET), copies of the speech will be made
available to journalists, under embargo, at a lock-
up to be held at the Bank's head office in Ottawa.
The embargo will be lifted at 17:50 (ET). (Please
use the East Tower entrance at 245 Sparks Street
and have your press card with you.)
For security reasons, those wishing to attend the
lock-up must confirm by calling Stephanie Bento at
613 782-7183 before 17:00 (ET) on Wednesday, 18
Distribution: The Governor's text will be available at 17:50
- on site
- on the Bank's website
Press Conference: After the speech, at approximately 19:00 (ET), the
Governor will hold a press conference.
Webcast: Audio webcasts of the speech and the press
conference will be accessible from this location.
SOURCE Bank of Canada
For further information: For further information: Jeremy Harrison, Tel. (613) 782-8782