The Latvian central bank, Latvijas Banka (LB) will host its annual economic conference on 20 September 2021 (from 12.30 p.m. CEST), it announced September 2.
This year, the conference is dedicated to the subject of a sustainable economy. The conference will comprise two panel discussions: “Monetary and fiscal policy – interplay or fight?” and “Moving towards sustainable development”.
The international conference “Sustainable Economy in Times of Change” will be organised mostly remotely, using video conferencing technology and will be accessible live to anyone interested on the website macroeconomics.lv and news portals, and it will also be possible to ask questions to international and Latvian experts via the platform sli.do, code #LBconference.
The keynote speech to the conference participants and the audience will be delivered by Isabel Schnabel, Member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (ECB).
Detailed information on the conference as well as its live coverage will be available on Latvijas Banka’s website at www.macroeconomics.lv . The mass media are also invited to follow the discussions. Conference working languages will be English (keynote speech and panel discussion I) and Latvian (panel discussion II), simultaneous interpreting will be provided.