Toronto: Rocks & Stocks 2015

October 15, 2015 all-day
Bennett Jones LLP
1 The Path - First Canadian Pl #3400
Toronto, ON M5X

Join us for Rocks & Stocks 2015!

Rocks & Stocks

Annual MES & CIM Toronto Branch

Professional Development Series



Thursday October 15, 2015, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Bennett Jones LLP, Suite 3400 – 1 First Canadian Place, Toronto


 Here’s how to registration:

$355 – Rocks & Stocks

$395 – Rocks & Stocks plus Grubstake Event

Students $50 ($10 Early Bird Discount)


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Download: Rocks & Stocks flyer




The Study                                                                                                        Chair: James Sproul

Title: Do You Actually Have A Feasibility Study?                                                          

Presenter: Kevin Tanas, RungePincockMinarco

Title: Is Your Feasibility Study Feasible?                                                                         

Presenter: Jeff Stufsky, KLR Group

Title: Why Do Good Feasibility Studies Become Bad Projects?                                  

Presenter: Philip Morkel, Hydragas Energy


The Forgotten Components                                                                     Chair: Simona Cara

Title: Schedule Impacts: Construction, CSR, Environmental, Permitting               

Presenter: David Brown, Golder Associates

Title: “We’ll Deal With It In The Next Phase”: Ramp-up & Sustaining Capital      

Presenter: Warren Flannery, CIBC

Title: What Else Could Possibly Go Wrong? Future Concerns                                   

Presenter: Lawrence Devon Smith


Luncheon Keynote: Augusto R. Patmore, KPMG

Project Risk And The Role Of The Board


Risk                                                                                                                Chair: Warren Flannery

Title: How Does The Study You Have Relate To Your True Risks & Costs?

Presenter: Jason Mewis, ENGCOMP

Title: Quantifying Country Risk For Your Project

Presenter: Chris Jacobs, Micon


Competing Demands: How Will Others View Your Study?             Chair: Jessie Liu-Ernsting

Title: A panel and audience discussion: What do owners, boards, bankers, private equity, sponsors look for in a Feasibility Study?

Moderator: Richard Ross



followed by

CIM Toronto Branch’s “Grubstake Event” (Tastes of Toronto!)

4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at The National Club, 303 Bay St.



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