ESA Qld 2018 Business Lunch - Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia


From: Wednesday August 22, 2018, 12:00 pm

To: Wednesday August 22, 2018, 2:00 pm

The Economic Society of Australia (Qld) invites you to an important luncheon address featuring Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia. 

This is the first occasion at which Guy Debelle will speak in Queensland since his appointment as Deputy Governor in September 2016.

Date:           Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Time:           12:00pm for 12:15 start, to conclude by 2pm

Venue:         Grand Ballroom, Hilton Brisbane, Queen St Mall, Brisbane

Food:           A two-course lunch with wine will be served

Dress:          Business attire

     Members $140   Table of 10   $1,400
     Non-members $175   Table of 10   $1,650

Guy Debelle commenced as Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia on 18 September 2016. He is Deputy Chair of the Reserve Bank Board and Chair of the Reserve Bank's Risk Management Committee.

He is a former chair of the Australian Foreign Exchange Committee and also chaired the BIS Foreign Exchange Working Group responsible for the development of the Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market.

Prior to his current role, Dr Debelle was the Assistant Governor (Financial Markets). In that role, he had oversight of the Bank's operations in the domestic and global financial markets, including the management of Australia's foreign reserves. He briefed the Reserve Bank Board on developments in financial markets at the monthly Board meetings.

Dr Debelle also worked at the International Monetary Fund, Bank for International Settlements, Australian Treasury and as a visiting professor in economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He graduated from the University of Adelaide with an honours degree in economics and gained his PhD in economics at MIT under Stanley Fischer and Rudi Dornbusch.

Dr Debelle is a signatory to The Banking and Finance Oath.

Payment options

Payment options offered during the booking process are Paypal, and offline payment via invoice. It is possible to pay by credit card using the Paypal option without having a Paypal account - follow the prompts when directed to the Paypal website during the booking. If you have difficulties, please email admin@esaqld.org.au for a payment form.

If names are not available for table bookings, please mark the first and last name as TBD on the booking form and email admin@esaqld.org.au with names and any dietary requirements by Thursday 16 August.

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The Hilton (Grand Ballroom)

190 Elisabeth Street, Brisbane QLD 4000

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