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September 3rd – 4th, 2014
Welcome dinner Tuesday, September 2

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Honoring the 70th anniversary of the original conference, Bretton Woods 2014: The Founders and the Future will be held at the Mount Washington Resort in New Hampshire from Sept. 3rd to Sept. 4th. The hotel will be exclusively available for the conference, just as it was in 1944. The event will gather prominent leaders from government, business, and academia in a working-group environment to focus on the FUTURE of finance and the international monetary system.

Topics will include prospects for the world’s foreign exchange system; future of finance and financial institutions; technology and the future of the international financial system; how to better anticipate and manage future crises; the future of sovereign debt restructuring; the future role of the IMF and World Bank; and history and leadership at Bretton Woods in 1944.


Tuesday, September 2nd
Arrivals and 7:00 PM welcome dinner

Wednesday, September 3rd
Program begins at 8:30 AM and ends at 9:00 PM

Thursday, September 4th
Program begins at 8:30 AM and ends at 9:00 PM

Friday, September 5th
Morning activities and departures


The Mount Washington Hotel
Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, USA

The Mount Washington Hotel was host to the United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference of 1944. To facilitate discussion in the spirit of the original Bretton Woods meetings, the hotel will be exclusively available for Bretton Woods 2014.

The Bretton Woods 2014 conference rate of $264 per night is available from September 2nd through September 5th. After completing your conference registration, please call the hotel directly at (603) 278-1000 to book your overnight accommodations.


Complimentary shuttle transportation will be provided to and from Boston Logan International as well as the Mount Washington Regional Airport. On Tuesday, September 2nd shuttles will be departing Logan International on the hour from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM. On Friday, September 5th shuttles will be departing the Mount Washington Hotel at 7:00, 9:00, 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00.

Program for Guests of Delegates

We will be hosting a special program for spouses and significant others to enjoy Northern New Hampshire while the conference is in session. In the evenings, special dinners will be for the combined group of delegates and their guests. Further details are available upon registration.


We are grateful to the Marriner S. Eccles Foundation, BNY Mellon, the Citrone Foundation, and the Y.A. Istel Foundation for their vision and support of Bretton Woods 2014: The Founders and the Future.

Charter Sponsors
Other Sponsors


Honorary Committee

Eduardo Aninat
Bill Bradley
Jacques de Larosière
Charles Goodhart
Otmar Issing
Yves-André Istel
Takatoshi Ito
Henry Kaufman
Guillermo Ortiz
Randal K. Quarles
William R. Rhodes
Richard L. Sandor
John B. Taylor
Yu Yongding

Steering Committee

Robert Aliber
Carole Brookins
Barry Eichengreen
Lawrence Goodman
Steve Hanke
Robin Lumsdaine
Jack Malvey
Kurt Schuler