PRINT SPONSORS

Lopes Ltd. - Fabrication Solutions
Micon International | Geological and Mining Consultants
Atlas Copco

Rocks & Stocks 2017  Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

All sponsors can provide corporate flyers and promotional materials.


PLATINUM LEVEL – $3,000
Prominent signage during lunch, all advertisements and during the presentation slide show, including one slide specifically on each platinum sponsor, plus THREE free tickets to attend the professional development day

GOLD LEVEL – $1,500
Signage during breakfast, all advertisements and during the presentation slide show on the day plus TWO free tickets to attend the professional development day

SILVER LEVEL – $750
Recognition on all advertisements and during the presentation slide show on the day


Please contact Irene Gosende Seeney, Rocks & Stocks Chair, at toronto@cim.org for any inquiries and to process sponsorship.

​​Management and Economics Society of CIM & CIM Toronto Branch Professional Development Series​​

Rocks & Stocks Professional Development Day will be followed by
CIM Toronto’s 11th Annual  Grubstake Networking Event

at The National Club, 303 Bay Street, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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

2017  

Rocks & Stocks

 Sponsors

​​SILVER SPONSOR

EY mining & Metals

Follow CIM

Rocks & Stocks Early Bird Discount SAVE $100 before September 30th ($10 Students)

  • $395 – Rocks & Stocks plus Grubstake Event / $355 Rocks & Stocks only

  • $70 – Students Rocks & Stocks plus Grubstake / $50 Students Rocks & Stocks only 

  • $50 - Grubstake Only / $20 Students if ordered by October 16, 2017

  • $65 - Grubstake Only / $35 Students after October 16, 2017          

​     Pre-registration is strongly advised.  EY and National Club will exert its best efforts to accommodate walk-in registrations. Cancellations must be emailed 72 hours prior to event. 

WGM - Geological and Mining Consultants | Since 1962

HOST SPONSOR

4th ANNUAL ROCKS & STOCKS 2017​​

PREMIUM SPONSOR

​​SHAKING UP OUR INDUSTRY:  BEING SMARTER THIS TIME
   Thursday, October 19, 2017 – 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Ernst & Young LLP, 100 Adelaide Street West, 40th Floor, Toronto, Ontario


Early bird discounts ends September 30, 2017 - Register here!

Session 1:  Shake it Up!

  • Ideas that have Shaken Up the Industry
    • Kenneth Thomas  - Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy & Petroleum's President  (more information)
  • Innovation in Operations and Design 
    • Fred Stanford, Torex Gold Resouces Inc.'s Director, President & Chief Executive Officer  (more information) 
  • Mining in the Digital Era: Imperatives and Disconnect 

Session 2: Is “Innovation” The Answer?

  • Introduction: Teaching a T-Rex to Tango
    • Carl Weatherell - Canada Mining Innovation Council's  Executive Director & CEO (more information)
  • Open Discussion 
    • Moderator: Indi Gopinathan - JDS Energy Mining Inc.'s Consultant, Project Management / Economics   (more information)
    • Panelists: Kenneth Thomas, Fred Stanford, Theophile Yameogo and Carl Weatherell


LUNCHEON KEYNOTE SPEAKER
George Hemingway - Partner, Head of Innovation Practice Stratalis Group (more information)

The Three Keys to Conquering Uncertainty 


Session 3:  Being Smarter: Creativity & Intelligence

  • Financing: Faster and Smarter
  • Smarter People or Smarter with People?

Session 4:  Panel Discussion - Next Steps

  • Introduction: What will "smarter" look like this time?
    • Rob McEwen, McEwen Mining Inc.'s Executive Chairman, Director  and Chief Owner  (more information)​ 
  • Open Discussion
    • Moderator: Anthony Vaccaro -  The Northern Miner Group's Group Publisher​ (more information)
    • Panelists: George Hemingway, Peter Clausi, Paul Pittman and Rob McEwen