Forthcoming events


  • 18-23 August 2019: IFC Satellite Seminar and IFC sponsored sessions at 62nd ISI 2019 World Statistics Congress (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
  • IFC workshop on Information Management (tbc)


  • 30-31 August 2018: 9th biennial IFC Conference at the BIS in Basel

  • 6-8 June 2018: IFC workshop on "External Sector Statistics", co-organised with the Central Bank of Armenia

Past events


  • 14-21 July 2017, Marrakech, Morocco:
    • IPS021 "Enhancing statistical cooperation between national central banks and statistical offices" (18 July)
    • IPS022 "Statistical challenges for African central banks" (17 July)
    • IPS023 "Sentiment surveys for economic policy analysis: evolving uses and methods" (17 July)
    • IPS024 "Official statistics in the age of big data" (18 July)
    • IPS025 "Dimensions of data sharing" (18 July)
    • IPS026 "Role of statistics for evidence-based decision making" (17 July)
    • STS001"Addressing the challenges posed by external statistics" (17 July)
    • STS003 "New prospects for the compilation of sectoral financial accounts" (17 July)
    • STS090 "The use of leading indicators to anticipate economic activity" (18 July)
    • LRTD019 "The importance of financial literacy and inclusion for the conduct of central bank policies" (17 July)
    • IFC-ISI Lunch time event "Central Banks and Statistical Offices - Partnership in sharing data for good statistics" (18 July)
  • 18-19 May 2017: IFC-NBB Workshop on "Data needs and statistics compilation for macroprudential analysis", co-organised with the National Bank of Belgium in Brussels - programme

  • 20-24 March 2017, Bali, Indonesia:

    • Regional Seminar for Asian Countries on "Recent Developments in Central Bank Statistics", co-organised by BIS, Bank Indonesia and the ECB (20-21 March - programme);
    • IFC's contribution to the Regional Statistics Conference - ISI RSC 2017 (21-24 March) of the International Statistical Institute (ISI): The IFC sponsored 4 Invited Paper Sessions (IPS): 
      • IPS-06 "Financial Inclusion" (22 March)
      • IPS-09 "Sectoral Financial Accounts for Monetary Policy Making" (22 March)
      • IPS-13 "Payment System Data and leading indicators" (23 March)
      • IPS-23 "Enhancement in Monetary and Financial Statistics in the post Great Financial Crisis" (23 March)

Previous years