June 1, 2022
The International Affairs Building

Agenda

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2022

11:30 am – 11:45 am

Opening remarks by John Williams, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

11:45 am – 12:15 pm

Overview by David Mills, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System [slides]

1 pm – 2:15 pm

Session 1: How do digital currencies fit in the money markets ecosystem?

  • Moderator: Elizabeth Klee, U.S. Department of the Treasury [slides]
  • Andrea Maechler, Swiss National Bank [slides]
  • Rod Garratt, University of California Santa Barbara [slides]
  • Josh Younger, JPMorgan Chase & Co
2:30 pm – 3:45 pm

Session 2: How could digital currencies impact monetary policy frameworks?

  • Moderator, Trevor Reeve, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
  • Eswar Prasad, Cornell University
  • Andrew Hauser, Bank of England [remarks]
  • Thomas Vlassopoulos, European Central Bank [slides]
3:45 pm – 4:15 pm Contrarian wrap-up by Marco DiMaggio, Harvard University
 

thursDAY, JUNE 2, 2022

8:45 am-9 am

Opening Remarks by Patricia Mosser, Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs

9 am-9:30 am

Digital Asset Perspective by Jeremy Allaire, Circle

9:30 am-10:45 am

Session 3: What are the international implications for digital currencies?

  • Moderator: Patricia Mosser, Columbia University
  • Bernard Wee, Monetary Authority of Singapore
  • Tobias Adrian, International Monetary Fund
  • Daniel Heller, Fnality International
11 am-11:30 am

Dealing with Digital Innovation in Payments by Holger Neuhaus, European Central Bank [slides]

11:30 am-12 pm

Small Open Economies by Aishah Ahmad, Central Bank of Nigeria [slides]

12 pm-12:30 pm

Closing remarks by Lorie Logan, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Organizers and Sponsors

  • Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs
  • Federal Reserve Bank of New York