Media Advisory - Scotia Capital's Precious Metals Conference to be Broadcast on Web

    TORONTO, Nov. 26 /CNW/ - Scotia Capital is hosting its annual Precious
Metals Conference on Tuesday, November 27 and Wednesday, November 28 in
Toronto. This year we have assembled a broad range of precious metal companies
from small exploration companies, to emerging producers, silver producers, and
senior gold miners. The focus of the conference will be on how each company
plans to grow both production and margins without dilution to shareholders,
taking into account rising costs of exploration, project capital and operating
expenses. Audio portions of the presentations will be broadcast live on the
web beginning at 9:00 a.m.
    Scheduled presenters(*) and times are:

    Tuesday, November 27:
     9:00 a.m.  Eldorado Gold Corporation, Paul Wright, President and Chief
                Executive Officer (CEO)

     9:25 a.m.  Yamana Gold Inc., Charles Main, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
                and Senior Vice-President (SVP) Finance

     9:50 a.m.  Centerra Gold Inc., Leonard Homeniuk, President and CEO

    10:15 a.m.  Kinross Gold Corporation, Tye Burt, President and CEO

    10:50 a.m.  Goldcorp Inc., Charles Jeannes, Executive
                Vice-President (EVP) Corporate Development and
                Charles Ronkos, Vice-President (VP) Exploration

    11:15 a.m.  Newmont Mining Corporation, Russell Ball, SVP and CFO

    11:40 a.m.  Barrick Gold Corporation, Alexander Davidson, EVP Exploration
                and Corporate Development

    12:40 p.m.  Hecla Mining Company, Phillips Baker Jr., President and CEO

     1:05 p.m.  Pan American Silver Corp., Geoffrey Burns, President, CEO and

     1:30 p.m.  Silver Wheaton Corp., Peter Barnes, President and Director

     1:55 p.m.  Bear Creek Mining Corporation, Catherine McLeod-Seltzer,
                Chairman and Director

     2:20 p.m.  Silver Standard Resources Inc., Robert Quartermain, President
                and Director

     2:45 p.m.  Silverstone Resources Corp., Darren Pylot, President and CEO

     3:10 p.m.  International Royalty Corporation, Douglas Silver, Chairman
                and CEO

    Wednesday, November 28:
     9:00 a.m.  Alamos Gold Inc., John McCluskey, President and CEO

     9:25 a.m.  Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited, David Garofalo, SVP Finance
                and CFO

     9:50 a.m.  IAMGOLD Corporation, Joseph Conway, President, CEO and

    10:15 a.m.  NovaGold Resources Inc., Greg Johnson, VP Corporate
                Communications and Strategic Development and Co-Founder

    10:50 a.m.  Andina Minerals Inc., Carl Hansen, President and CEO

    11:15 a.m.  Orezone Resources Inc., Ronald Little, Director and CEO

    11:40 a.m.  Detour Gold Corporation, Gerald Panneton, President and CEO

    12:05 p.m.  Gabriel Resources Ltd., Richard Young, VP and CFO

     1:00 p.m.  Red Back Mining Inc., Richard Clark, President, CEO and

     1:25 p.m.  Northgate Minerals Corporation, Jon Douglas, SVP and CFO

     1:50 p.m.  Greystar Resources Ltd., Frederick Felder, EVP

     2:15 p.m.  High River Gold Mines Ltd., Donald Whalen, Executive Chairman

    Listeners may access the conference live via a web audio link at The conference will be archived on Scotia Capital's
website for three months.

    (*) Agenda is subject to change. See for most
        current schedule.

    Since 1998, Scotia Capital's Industry Conferences have been ranked No. 1
in Canada by independent surveys. Scotia Capital represents the global
corporate and investment banking and capital markets platform of the
Scotiabank Group, one of North America's premier financial institutions. The
Scotiabank Group has combined assets of $408 billion (as at July 31, 2007) and
almost 60,000 employees worldwide, including affiliates. It is also Canada's
most international bank, serving customers in some 50 countries around the
world. For more information, visit or

For further information:

For further information: Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416)

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