mineLatinAmerica - November 4, 2014

with Premier Sponsors
Norton Rose Fulbright & TMX Group


seminar report

On the Ground Group's third full-day mineLatinAmerica seminar took place in Toronto on November 4, 2014 with eighteen presenters and panelists and one hundred and forty participants over the course of the day.

The program featured current updates by mining companies on their Latin American projects and presentations and panel discussions by expert advisors on current mining issues in the region; including an exploration update, commodity outlook, financing and regulation update and a CSR panel discussion.

Thank you to our Premier Sponsors and co-chairs for the day; Richard Rohan, VP Corporate Sales, TMX Equity Transfer Services / Toronto Stock Exchange and Ruben Eduardo Lujan, Co-Head of Banking and Finance, Latin America, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP and to our Corporate Sponsor and host KPMG and Lee Hodgkinson, Partner & National Industry Leader, Mining.

Download the seminar program and presenter and corporate profiles.

Download the presentations:

  • Still Seeking Paydirt:The Recovery and Resource Prices - Peter Buchanan, Senior Economist, CIBC World Markets

  • Hunting for Elephant Size Deposits in Ecuador, the Most Under-explored Part of the Andes - Brooke Macdonald, President & Chief Executive Officer and Yvan Crepeau, Vice President Exploration, Cornerstone Capital Resources Inc.

  • Mexico's Highest Grade Silver Producer - Nisha Hasan, Director, Investor Relations, Excellon Resources Inc.

  • Paraguay: A New Mining Frontier - Julio Martinez, Chief Financial Officer, Latin American Minerals Inc.

  • Hatch Presents: Learn from the Leaders: CSR Panel Discussion moderated by Mohammed Ali, Regional Director, Environmental Services Group, Hatch; David Clarry, Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility, Hudbay Minerals Inc., Elizabeth Dove, Senior Vice President, Strategy, The Divinsky Group, Jeff Geipel, Venture Leader - Mining Shared Value, Engineers Without Borders, Andres Recalde, Director, Community & Government Relations, Torex Gold Resources Inc.

  • Exploration Update: Latin America - Glen Jones, Director, Metals & Mining Database, SNL Metals & Mining

  • Investing in Peru for the Long Term - Juan Vegarra, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Vena Resources Inc.

  • Trevali Mining Corp. - The Primary Zinc Producer on the TSX - Steve Stakiw, Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications, Trevali Mining Corporation

  • Condor's Soledad Project, Peru - Lyle Davis, President, Condor Resources Inc.

  • Building a South America Exploration Business Through the Cycle - Miles Thompson, Executive Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Lara Exploration Ltd.

  • Current Trends in Financing and Regulation: Panel Discussion moderated by Richard Lachcik, Senior Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP; Tim Babcock, Director, Listed Issuer Services, TSX Venture Exchange, Jamie Samograd, Partner, Advisory, KPMG LLP and Ruben Eduardo Lujan, Co-Head of Banking and Finance, Latin America, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

  • Wrap Up - Ruben Eduardo Lujan, Co-Head of Banking and Finance, Latin America, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP, Terry Ortslan, Managing Director, TSO Associates and Chairman, Mineral Resource Analyst Group