DIARY-IMF, World Bank spring meetings in Washington
WASHINGTON, April 21 (Reuters) - Finance ministers and central bankers from around the globe are in Washington this week for meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank. A Group of 20 meeting takes place on the sidelines. Following is a schedule of top events. All times listed are in EDT/GMT.
FRIDAY, APRIL 21
0800/1200 - Joint press breakfast with Germany's Wolfgang Schaeuble and Bundesbank's Jens Weidmann
0800/1200 - IMF Asia Pacific Department Press Briefing
0900/1300 - IMF European Department Press Briefing
0930/1330 - World Bank forum on refugee crisis in middle income countries, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, Sweden Deputy Prime Minister Isabella Lovin, Jordan Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Imad Fakhoury.
1000/1400 - G20 Finance Ministers and central bank governors meeting starts.
1000/1400 - IMF Middle East/Central Asia Press Briefing
1100/1500 - Colombian Finance Minister Mauricio Cardenas participates in World Bank forum on financing for peace with Jim Yong Kim.
1130/1530 - IMF Africa Department Press Briefing.
1200/1600 - G20 group photo.
1230/1630- G20 press conference.
AFTERNOON - U.S. Treasury Secretary Mnuchin press roundtable following G20 meeting, TBA.
1400/1800 - Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivers opening remarks to Toronto Center Panel on "closing the gender gaps in finance."
1400/1800 - IMF Western Hemisphere Department Press conference.
1600/2000 - European Investment Bank President Werner Hoyer speaks in The Brookings Institution on "Europe today and in the future."
1630/2030 - IMF forum on productivity in age of fewer, older workers. Chief economists for Google, OECD, Asian Development Bank.
1730/2130 - Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau keynote address at McKinsey's Center for Government event.
SATURDAY, APRIL 22
0800/1200 - International Monetary Fund Committee (IMFC) working breakfast.
0940/1340 - IMFC group photo.
1000/1400 - IMFC Plenary.
1000/1400 - World Bank Africa executives on state of African region.
1245/1645 - IMFC Press Conference
1400/1800 - IMF Forum on central bankers and inclusive growth. Central Bank of Ireland Deputy Governor Sharon Donnery, IMF Deputy MD David Lipton, IMF Monetary and Capital Markets director Tobias Adrian.
1615/2015 - IMF's Christine Lagarde holds discussion with U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on the U.S. economy.
SUNDAY, APRIL 23
1500/1900 - IMF forum on Digitalization of Fiscal Policy, IMF Deputy MD David Lipton, Google public policy chief Caroline Atkinson, India Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian, MIT digital economy initiative co-director Andrew McAfee.