Upcoming Events

Last Updated: 03/16/15

Tools Toward Market Restoration

This conference will explore innovative strategies, policies and programs in community capital at work in midwestern urban areas that have been particularly affected by the Great Recession. This conference will bring a unique perspective with a focus on midwestern examples and with the goal of reframing 'risk capital' within re-emerging, urban markets.

March 18-19, 2015


Reaffirming Our Foundations: Risk & Regulation, Culture & Governance

The eighth annual Risk Conference, hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and DePaul University’s Center for Financial Services, explores these questions with an array of noteworthy speakers and panelists that include perspectives from industry professionals, academics, and regulators.

March 31 - April 1, 2015


Sin Taxes: The Sobering Fiscal Reality

The Civic Federation and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago are pleased to announce our 2015 forum, “Sin Taxes: The Sobering Fiscal Reality”. The forum will examine why governments implement or raise sin taxes, whether they are a reliable source of revenue and ideas about their future use.

April 2, 2015


Eighteenth Annual International Banking Conference

In collaboration with the World Bank, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago will hold its annual International Banking Conference. The purpose of the conference is to address important current issues affecting international financial markets.

November 5-6, 2015