GIC brings its Central Banking Series to Frankfurt for a conference with the Deutsche Bundesbank.

October 15, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                   


Colleen Murphy, GIC
+ 1 215-238-0990, [email protected]

Ina Christ, Bundesbank
+49 069 9566-7266, [email protected]

GIC brings its Central Banking Series to Frankfurt for a conference with the Deutsche Bundesbank.

TWEET: GIC, @interdependence, brings its Central Banking Series to Frankfurt for a conference with Chicago Fed President, Charles Evans, at the Deutsche Bundesbank.



Central Banking Series: Monetary and economic policies on both sides of the Atlantic: The Global Interdependence Center (GIC) is taking its Central Banking Series to Europe for their return to Germany. Held in partnership with the Deutsche Bundesbank, GIC has organized a two-day conference compiled of international speakers, including Charles Evans, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Media is invited to the pubic conference on Tuesday, October 1 where presentation topics will include macro prudential policies, economic effects of digitalization, and monetary policy issues in a US context.


  • Charles Evans, President & CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
  • Claudia Buch, Vice-President of the Deutsche Bundesbank
  • Klaus Adam, Nuffield Professor of Economics at the University of Oxford
  • David E. Altig, Ph.D., Executive Vice President and Director of Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
  • Elga Bartsch, Managing Director, Head of Macro Research of the BlackRock Investment Institute
  • Jakob de Haan, Head of Research of De Nederlandsche Bank
  • Lori Rennison, Senior Policy Director in the International Department, Bank of Canada
  • Donald Rissmiller, Founding Partner of Strategas
  • Yael Selfin, Chief Economist, KPMG
  • Frank Smets, Director General Economics, European Central Bank
  • Jens Suedekum, Professor of International Economics at the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics at Heinrich-Heine-University
  • Jens Ulbrich, Director General Economics, Deutsche Bundesbank, Frankfurt


Tuesday, October 1, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Regional Office of the Deutsche Bundesbank in Hesse
(Address: Taunusanlage 5, 60329 Frankfurt am Main)



Contact: To register for this event or for more information please contact Colleen Murphy, Manager of Marketing and Communications, at [email protected] or +1 215-238-0990 or Ina Christ, Press Officer, at [email protected] or +49 069 9566-7266.

About the Global Interdependence Center: The Global Interdependence Center (GIC) is a Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization that seeks to stimulate thoughtful, global dialogue on a wide range of issues that affect the international community, including economics, health care and government. GIC convenes conferences and roundtable discussions, both domestically and internationally, to identify and address emerging global issues. For more information, visit GIC’s website at