Tenth Annual Community Bankers Symposium
We are pleased to announce the tenth Annual Community Bankers Symposium hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. As in prior years, senior policymakers from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will be invited to participate at this event.
November 7, 2014
Seventeenth Annual International Banking Conference
In collaboration with the Bank of England, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago will hold its annual International Banking Conference. The purpose of the conference is to address important current issues affecting international financial markets. This year, we will examine the state of the new global financial system as it has evolved in response to significant market changes and regulatory reforms triggered by the recent global financial crisis.
November 6-7, 2014
Infrastructure and Economic Growth: Measuring the Impact and Funding Models
Most engineering assessments of U.S. infrastructure find that the quality of roads, bridges and water systems are in decline. Providing funding for infrastructure programs has been challenging at all levels of government despite economic research that suggests infrastructure investments can be an important component in growing the economy. This program will examine what is known about the value of infrastructure investments based on recent research and explore funding models that may help to pay for infrastructure during a time of constrained government resources.
November 3, 2014
Frontiers of Macroeconomics
The Chicago Fed is sponsoring this conference organized by Lawrence Christiano, Northwestern University and Chicago Fed consultant, and Jonas Fisher, Chicago Fed, that includes a luncheon address and presentations of eight papers with discussants. By invitation only.
October 10-11, 2014
Fourteenth Annual Chicago Payments Symposium
The Chicago Payments Symposium uncovers emerging payment trends by bringing together industry experts from around the world to interact with a diverse group of high–level industry participants.
September 25-26, 2014
Asset Development in Central Iowa
This half-day workshop, developed by a team of local leaders from the Des Moines Asset Development Coalition, focuses on the importance of wealth. Improving personal incomes is not done just by moving out of poverty.
September 4, 2014
Summer Workshop on Money, Banking, Payments and Finance
The economic research department of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago is hosting a summer workshop on money, banking, payments and finance. This workshop brings together experts from academia and policy institutions around the world to discuss recent developments in the field. The goal of the conference is to provide a frank and critical assessment of all papers presented and to take stock of where we are and where we should be heading. By invitation only.
August 11-16, 2014
Law and Finance Workshop
The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago will host a workshop on Legal Arrangements for Cross-border Resolution and Liquidity in OTC Derivative Markets: Theoretical Insights from “A Legal Theory of Finance” and Other Contemporary Perspectives.
June 16-17, 2014
The macrofinance workshop is a biannual meeting of the macrofinance society.
May 30-31, 2014
Twenty-First Annual Automotive Outlook Symposium
The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago hosted the Twenty-First Annual Automotive Outlook Symposium at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's Detroit Branch. Topics included the near-term automotive outlook and a discussion of EY's Automotive C-Suite's survey results.
May 30, 2014
50th Annual Bank Structure Conference
The theme of this year's conference was Transitioning to the "New Normal" in Banking.
May 7-9, 2014
After Detroit: How Will Illinois and Its Communities Respond?
The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and the Board of Directors of the Civic Federation hosted a conference on how municipalities in Illinois can avoid or resolve fiscal stress.
April 23, 2014
Annual Symposium on the Central Clearing of Derivatives
This symposium on the central clearing of over the counter derivatives addresses policy issues related to the design, operation and regulation of central counterparties (CCPs).
April 11, 2014
Seventh Annual Risk Conference
This year's theme is Managing Risk in the Recovery. The agenda includes perspectives from senior executives through a mix of presentations and panel discussions.
April 8-9, 2014
2014 National Interagency Community Reinvestment Conference
This conference has become an essential training and networking event for community development professionals, including CRA officers, community development lenders and investors, government officials and managers and staff from CDFIs and nonprofits.
March 30-April 2, 2014
The Affordable Care Act and the Labor Market
The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and the Institute of Government and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois hosted a conference that brings together recent original research on the impact of the Affordable Care Act on various aspects of the American labor market, including effects on labor supply, wages and job mobility.
March 18, 2014