Our annual conference is making a return to Vancouver with a new name - CIM Connect!

WEDNESDAY, MAY 15 | 15:30 - 16:45

Closing Panel Session | Mining and the Capital Markets

Wednesday afternoon pivots towards the challenges of securing investment in mining and metals, seeking perspectives from streaming, royalty companies, private equity, and banking/capital markets. It's a comprehensive exploration designed to foster meaningful dialogue and actionable takeaways within the dynamic landscape of Canada's resource sectors.


Moderator: Michael Cinnamond

Mike Cinnamond is the senior vice president of finance and chief financial officer of B2Gold Corp, and is the CIM president. Prior to joining B2Gold in 2013, he was an audit partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP where he was the BC Resources Leader for the mining, forestry and energy and utilities practices.

He has 22 years of experience in the mining industry sector and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of BC and holds an LL.B. designation from the University of Exeter.

He has been involved with CIM both locally and nationally for almost 20 years. He has served as treasurer, vice chair and ultimately branch chair of CIM’s Vancouver Branch. He was CIM’s audit and risk chair for several years and has been a director-at-large for the CIM Council for the past four years. At the 2018 CIM Convention + Expo in Vancouver, Mike was the moderator of the plenary session.

He is also currently a director of Canuck Place Children’s Hospice in Vancouver and a board member of HighGold Mining Inc.


Haytham Hodaly

Senior VP, Corporate Development at Wheaton Precious Metals Corp.

Clive Johnson

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at B2Gold

Johnna Muinonen

President, Dumont Nickel

Kurt Breede

Technical Director, Mining, Scotiabank Global Mining and Metals 

Jennifer Maki

Director, Franco-Nevada