Calendar of Activities 2021
(Preliminary Version)

 

The Center for Latin American Monetary Studies (CEMLA) has been a benchmark in central banking issues in the region for many years. In a changing economic environment with significant challenges, CEMLA reaffirms its commitment to the highest standards in the study of these issues and changes, not only for its understanding but also to facilitate its management.

Thus, CEMLA presents a Program of Activities strengthened for the current year, with a deep commitment to its membership. Below are the courses, workshops, seminars, meetings and other activities scheduled for 2021.

 

Preliminary Version
Last updated: January 11, 2021, 12:00h

DATE EVENT CO-SPONSORS VENUE
January 18 – 22 Workshop on Central Banking for Small and Open Economies
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
The Central Bank of The Bahamas Videoconference
January 25 – 27 Recent Topics in the Compilation of Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Statistics
Coordinator: Jesús Cervantes
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Videoconference
January 25 – February 5 Course IMF: Monetary Policy
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
Banco de México Videoconference
February 8 – 12 Course IMF: Analysis and Forecast of Monetary Policy Based on Models
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
Banco Central de la República Dominicana Videoconference
February 10 – 11 CEMLA-FSI Seminar on stress testing
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
Financial Stability Institute (FSI) Videoconference
March 23 – 24
To be confirmed
Round table on the effects of Covid-19, on migration, remittances, and financial inclusion
Coordinator: René Maldonado
Central Banks Working Group on the Remittances and Financial Inclusion Program Videoconference
March 23 – 25 IV Meeting of the Fintech Forum
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
  Videoconference
March
To be confirmed
Technical Assistance 1
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
  Videoconference
March
To be confirmed
Committee of Deputies Meeting - First semester
Coordinator: Nabiha Sáade
  Videoconference
April 14
To be confirmed
Seminar on remittances, migration and gender. Presentation of the study carried out by CEMLA, IDB Lab and Banorte
Coordinators: Jesús Cervantes y René Maldonado
CEMLA Remittances and Financial Inclusion Program, IDB Lab and Banorte Videoconference
April 14 – 16
To be confirmed
XIV Meeting on International Reserves Management
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
Banco de México Videoconference
May 4 – 6 Meeting of Heads of Operational Risk in Central Banking 
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
Banco de España Videoconference
May 5 Meeting of the Central Bank Accounting Committee
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
  Videoconference
May 6 – 7 XVII Meeting of Accounting and Budgeting Aspects of Central Banking
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
Banco Central del Paraguay Videoconference
May 12 – 14 II Meeting on Central Bank Financial Risk Management
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
  Videoconference
May 18
To be confirmed
Seminar to present the results of the survey on migration, remittances and financial inclusion in Costa Rica
Coordinator: René Maldonado
Banco Central de Costa Rica and Central Banks Working Group Videoconference
May 19
To be confirmed
Seminar to present the results of the survey on migration, remittances and financial inclusion in Nicaragua
Coordinator: René Maldonado
Central Banks Working Group on the Remittances and Financial Inclusion Program Videoconference
May 24 – 28
and June 7 – 11
Course IMF: To be announced
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
Banco Central do Brasil Videoconference
May 25 - 27 VII Meeting of the Financial Information Forum
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
  Videoconference
May
To be confirmed
CEMLA´s Board of Governors and Assembly
Coordinator: Nabiha Sáade
  Videoconference
May
To be confirmed
CX Meeting of Central Bank Governors of CEMLA
Coordinator: Nabiha Sáade
  Videoconference
May
To be confirmed
Technical Assistance 2
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
  Videoconference
June 7 – 9 Seminar on Big Data in Central Banking
Coordinator: Jesús Cervantes
Banco de España Videoconference
June 15 – 17 Regional Conference on Payments and Market Infrastructures
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
Banco de la República (Colombia) Videoconference
June 29 – 30
To be confirmed
Seminar to close the Remittances and Financial Inclusion Program: Results of the project and of the consultation with central banks to assess the effects of Covid-19
Coordinator: René Maldonado
Central Banks Working Group on the Remittances and Financial Inclusion Program Videoconference
June 30 – July 2
To be confirmed
XI Meeting on Central Banking Operations
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
Banco de México Videoconference
June
To be confirmed
Seminar on Good Governance and Transparency: Strategy and Modernization of our Institutions
Coordinator: Roberto Marino
Banco de España Videoconference
July 5 – 7 Seminar on Use of Surveys by Central Banks
Coordinator: Jesús Cervantes
  Videoconference
July 28 – 30
To be confirmed
Intermediate Meeting of the Working Group of the Joint Research, 2021
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
Banco de España Videoconference
July
To be confirmed
Technical Assistance 3
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
  Videoconference
August 16 – 20 Course on the Monetary and Financial Information for Macroeconomic Analysis
Coordinator: Jesús Cervantes
  Videoconference
August
To be confirmed
Committee of Deputies Meeting - Second semester
Coordinator: Nabiha Sáade
  Videoconference
September 7 – 9 XI Meeting of Heads of Financial Stability
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
  Videoconference
September 7 – 10 Meeting of the Central Bank Human Resources Committee and XIV Meeting on Central Bank Human Resources Management
Coordinator: Nabiha Sáade
Banco Central do Brasil Videoconference
September 8 – 10
To be confirmed
XVIII Meeting of Monetary Policy Managers
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
Banco de la República (Colombia) Videoconference
September 20 – 24 CEMLA Course: Financial Econometrics
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
  Videoconference
September 21 – 24 Meeting on Document and Archives Management at Central Banks
Coordinators: Paula Seixas y Roberto Marino
Banco Central de Costa Rica Videoconference
September 22 – 24 II Meeting of Heads of Financial Markets Infrastructures
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
  Videoconference
September 27 – October 1 Course on Advanced Topics in Seasonal Adjustment
Coordinator: Jesús Cervantes
Deutsche Bundesbank Videoconference
September 27 – October 1 Course on Blockchain Technologies and Central Banking
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
Banco Central do Brasil Presence-based modality *
Brasilia, Brazil
September
To be confirmed
Technical Assistance 4
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
  Videoconference
October 4 - 8
To be confirmed
Course on Machine Learning and Central Banking
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
Deutsche Bundesbank Videoconference
October 18 – 22 III Course on Financial Stability
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
Banco de España
Videoconference
October 19 – 22 Meeting of the Central Bank Treasurers Committee, XV Meeting of Central Bank Treasurers and VII Meeting of Experts on the Fight of Money Counterfeiting
Coordinators: Paula Seixas y Roberto Marino
Banco de España Videoconference
October 20 – 22
To be confirmed
XXVI Meeting of the Central Bank Researchers Network
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
  Videoconference
October
To be confirmed
CEMLA's Board of Governors and Assembly - Second semester
Coordinator: Nabiha Sáade
  Videoconference
October
To be confirmed
CXI Meeting of Central Bank Governors of CEMLA
Coordinator: Nabiha Sáade
  Videoconference
November 8 – 12 Course on Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Statistics
Coordinator: Jesús Cervantes
  Videoconference
November 9 – 10
To be confirmed
XIX Meeting on Central Bank Communication
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
To be defined Videoconference
November 11 – 12
To be confirmed
XII Conference on Education and Financial Inclusion for Latin America and the Caribbean
Coordinator: René Maldonado
To be defined Videoconference
November 15 – 19 Course on Financial Technologies and Central Banking
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
  Presence-based modality *
Mexico City, Mexico
November 15 – 19 CEMLA Course: Financial Mathematics
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
  Videoconference
November 22 – 26 Course-Workshop on Cybersecurity
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
European Central Bank and Banco Central do Brasil
Videoconference
November 23 – 25 Conference on Financial Stability
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
  Presence-based modality *
Mexico City, Mexico
November 29 – December 10
To be confirmed
Course IMF: To be announced
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
  Videoconference
November
To be confirmed
Technical Assistance 5
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
  Videoconference
December 1 – 2
To be confirmed
V Seminar on Information Security Management
Coordinator: Nabiha Sáade
To be defined Videoconference
December 1 - 2 CEMLA-FSI Seminar on Cryptocurrencies and Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC)
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
Financial Stability Institute (FSI) Presence-based modality *
Bogota, Colombia
December 7 – 9 II Regional Conference on Climate Change and the Financial System
Coordinator: Serafín Martínez
Banco Central do Brasil and University of Zurich Presence-based modality *
Brasilia, Brazil
4th quarter
To be confirmed
II Course on Financial Market Infrastructures
Coordinator: Raúl Morales
Banco de España Videoconference
To be confirmed Conference CEMLA - FRBNY - ECB
Coordinator: Santiago García-Verdú
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York (FRBNY) and European Central Bank (ECB) Videoconference

 

*/ The event will take place in presence based modality if the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic allows it.

 

 

Notice COVID-19

Given the health risks associated to the spread of the COVID-19 disease, the Activities Program for 2021 is preliminary. We suggest you frequently check the calendar.

 

Last updated: January 11, 2021, 12:00h