September 2020 September 2020

During the month, President Rosengren conducted a series of calls with various bankers and key industry leaders regarding the Main Street lending facility. These calls are frequent and ongoing.

This listing includes meetings with parties external to the Federal Reserve System — not internal Bank or System meetings. It includes structured meetings taking place in person or by phone, not impromptu phone calls made or received. This does not include meetings with non-profit organizations; President Rosengren is a trustee of Colby College and a member of the Economics Advisory Board, University of Wisconsin.

September 1 Commercial Real Estate Roundtable, Virtual meeting
Topic: Gather perspectives on the economy 
September 3 Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Board of Directors Meeting
September 4 Interviews with Steve Leisman, CNBC; Rachel Seigel, Washington Post
Topic: Media interviews 
September 12 Call with academics for Main Street Lending Program
Topic: Discussion with academics related to the emergency program 
September 17 Conference call with the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Board of Directors Executive Committee
September 19 Chicago Booth conference on the Global Economy and Financial stability, Virtual conference
Topic: Gather Perspectives on the economy/financial conditions
September 21 Virtual meeting with representatives of the New England Banking Associations
Topic: Gather perspectives on the economy 
September 22 Virtual meeting of the New England Advisory Council
Topic: Council meeting 
September 23 Speech to the Boston Economic Club, Virtual forum
Topic: Share perspectives on the economy
September 23 Interviews with Larry Edelman & Shirley Leung, Boston Globe; Nick Timiraos, Wall Street Journal; Howard Schneider and Jonnelle Marte, Reuters
Topic: Media interviews
September 24 Interview with Brian Cheung, Yahoo Finance
Topic: Media interviews 
September 30 Remarks to the Massachusetts Bankers Association, Virtual forum
Topic: Share perspectives on the economy