Museum Speaker Series

Join us for fascinating talks by experts from the fields of economics, monetary history and currency. Register for upcoming events, or catch up on previous ones.

Upcoming events

All presentations will be recorded and posted to the Bank of Canada’s YouTube channel. Any video or audio recording taken by the Bank may be subject to the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act. For further information, please consult the Bank of Canada's privacy policy.

Previous events

June 16, 2021

Towards a digital Canadian dollar

Over the years, Canada’s bank notes have evolved to become the state-of-the-art, award-winning currency that brings pride to our country. And the past few decades have brought about more and more ways of paying electronically. So, what’s next? Join us for a talk about how the Bank of Canada is preparing for the next evolution of money—a possible central bank-issued digital currency.
Content type(s): Multimedia
November 25, 2020

BankNOTEable Reflections

How is the public involved with who goes on a bank note? How are the images chosen? Join Suzette Argo and Boyd Laanstra, specialists from the Bank of Canada’s Currency Department visual content team, as they chat about creating new bank notes for Canada. Peek behind the scenes and discover how Canadians have been engaged in creating bank notes we can all use with confidence and pride.
Content type(s): Multimedia

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