Toronto: Rocks & Stocks 2019

October 22, 2019 all-day
Ernst & Young LLP
100 Adelaide Street West
31st Floor, Toronto

Join us for the

CIM’s Management & Economics Society and the Toronto Branch

Professional Development Series



Preview of some of the speakers and discussion moderators:

  • Samantha Espley, General Manager – Mining Technology & Innovation, Vale and President-Elect of CIM
  • Michel Julien, Vice President, Environment, Agnico Eagle Mines
  • Karen Chovan, Founder and Principal, Enviro Integration Strategies
  • Allan Cramm, Vice President, Innovation & Development, Anaconda Mining Inc.
  • Emily Moore, Director, Troost Institute for Leadership Education in Engineering
  • Rick McCreary, Deputy Chair, Investment Banking at TD Securities
  • Gordon J. Bogden, Executive Chairman, Black Loon Metals Inc.
  • Carmen Diges, General Counsel, McEwen Mining Inc.
  • Jeff Swinoga, Partner, Canadian Mining & Metals Leader, Ernest & Young
  • Catharine Farrow, Director, Franco-Nevada Corp. and Chair of Exiro Minerals Corp.
  • Irene Gosende Seeney, Research & Marketing, C.J. Stafford & Associates
  • Michael Sue, Manager, Business Development, DMC Mining Services


Tuesday, October 22, 2019
8:30am to 4:30pm

Location: Ernst & Young LLP, 100 Adelaide Street West, 31st Floor, Toronto, Ontario


followed by:

CIM Toronto’s 13th Annual Grubstake Networking Event

4:30pm to 7:30pm


The National Club
3rd Floor – 303 Bay Street, Toronto

Join us for an evening of hot and cold appetizer buffets with beer and wine, excellent conversation, networking, and catching up with industry friends.



$395 – Rocks & Stocks plus Grubstake Event
$355 – Rocks & Stocks only
$70 – Students: Rocks & Stocks plus Grubstake
$50 – Students: Rocks & Stocks only



Register before September 13th and save $100 ($10 Students)!


For registration, click HERE


Pre-registration is strongly advised. EY and National Club will exert its best efforts to accommodate walk-in registrations.

If you are no longer able to attend, you may choose to send someone in your place. If so, please email to inform us of the name of the person attending in your place.






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for Rocks & Stocks 2019

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