Joint World Bank/International Monetary Fund/Federal Reserve Board "Conference on Policy Challenges for the Financial Sector"
Type of Participant Targeted
This three-day program is designed for senior level officials from around the world who hold key positions in the financial sector. These officials generally are governors, deputy governors, heads, or deputy heads of banking supervisory authorities, or high-level staff involved in, or capable of influencing, policy formulation as it concerns the supervision and regulation of banks in their respective countries. Participation in this program is by invitation only.
The program aims to provide policymakers a forum for identifying, developing, and challenging responses to strategy and policy issues. It explores current policy issues, disseminates research in the financial sector, and creates awareness of financial sector issues discussed in international forums.
Presentations serve as a setting for extensive discussions and exchanges of experiences among the participants. Debates will encompass major economic, legal, and institutional strategies and policies that are necessary to ensure that appropriate regulatory and prudential safeguards are in place to support sound and sustainable economic growth. Participation in this conference is by invitation only.