September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair

Event Calendar
(updated as of 20 Aug 2014)

Thank you for your interest to our special events.

For seminars, please bring along your name card and arrive 15 minutes before the seminar session is scheduled to begin for onsite registration.

Seats are limited, admission is on a first-come, first-served basis.


Pearl Auction
The 53rd Paspaley Pearl Auction
Date: 20 - 22 September 2014
Venue: Meeting Rooms N200 series, HKCEC
Organiser: Australian Pearl Centre (HK) Ltd
* Admission by invitation only.


Diamond Auction
Diamond Auction by OJSC Alrosa
Date: 15 - 19 September 2014
Venue: Room 205, AWE
Organiser: OJSC Alrosa
* Admission by invitation only.

 


Special Display of Jewellery Pieces

JMA International Jewelry Design Competition 2014 – Display of Final Entries
Venue: Hall 1, HKCEC
Booth No: 1M028
Organiser: Hong Kong Jewelry Manufacturers' Association

Presentation of Japanese Jewellery - Techniques, Design and Quality
Venue: Hall 3, HKCEC
Booth No: 3M058
Organiser: Japan Jewellery Association


Seminars, Luncheon and Fair Receptions

15 September 2014

20th Anniversary Cocktail Reception of GIA Education Hong Kong
Time: 12:00noon – 2:00pm
Venue: Grand Ballroom, Hong Kong SkyCity Marriot
Organiser: Gemological Institute of America
* Admission by invitation only.

Fair Reception

Time: 6:30pm – 8pm
Venue: Arena Kitchen, 1/F, AWE
Organiser: September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair
Sponsor: Israel Diamond Institute (IDI) 
* Admission by invitation only.


16 September 2014

GIA GemFest Asia 2014
“Screening for Treated and Synthetic Diamonds – A Review of Existing Technologies”
Time: 11:00am – 12:00noon
Venue: Meeting Room 201A, AWE
Organiser: Gemological Institute of America
Speaker: Dr Wuyi Wang


AIGS Seminar
“The Emerald Market and Mining Situation in Producing Countries”

Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Venue: Room 204, AWE
Organiser: Asian Institute of Gemological Sciences
Speaker: Dr Dietmar Schwarz 

JNA Awards Ceremony and Gala Dinner
Time: 6:30pm – 11:30pm
Venue: InterContinental Hong Kong
Organiser:

UBM Asia Ltd, JNA

* Admission by invitation only.


17 September 2014

September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair – Press Conference
Time: 11:00am – 12:30pm
Venue: Meeting Rooms S226 – S227, HKCEC
Organiser: September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair
Language: English (with Mandarin simultaneous interpretation)

 

De Beers Conference
“Launch of The Diamond Insight Report 2014 from The De Beers Group of Companies"
 

Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Venue: Meeting Room N201, HKCEC
Organiser: De Beers Group of Companies
Speaker:

Mr Philippe Mellier, CEO, De Beers Group

  Mr Stephen Lussier, Executive Vice President, Marketing, De Beers Group and CEO, Forevermark

 

GIT Seminar
“The Facts of Ruby and Sapphire Trade”

Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Venue: Room 204, AWE
Organiser: The Gem and Jewelry Institute of Thailand (Public Organization)
Speaker: Mr. Thanong Leelawatanasuk, Chief of Gem Testing Department

Fair Reception
Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Venue: Grand Foyer, HKCEC
Organiser:
September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair
* Admission by invitation only.


18 September 2014

Gueblin Seminar
Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm
Venue: Meeting Room S224, HKCEC
Organisers:
Gubelin Group

GIT Seminar
“The Perception of Ruby & Sapphire Origins”
Time: 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Venue: Meeting Room S225, HKCEC
Organiser: The Gem and Jewelry Institute of Thailand (Public Organization)
Speaker: Dr. Pornsawat Wathanakul, GIT Director

 
GRS Lab Seminar
Analyses The Gem-Markets in Mandalay And Mogok (Burma): A Vincent Reynaud Documentary About Dr Peretti's Field-work”

Time: 2:30pm – 5:30pm
Venue: Meeting Room S228, HKCEC
Organiser: GRS Lab (HK) Limited


19 September 2014

GIA GemFest Asia 2014
Update on In-house Gemological Analytical Methods of the 21st Century”
Time: 9:00am – 10:30am
Venue: Meeting Room S421, HKCEC
Organiser: Gemological Institute of America
Speaker: Mr Sudarat Saeseaw, GIA Laboratory Bangkok


20 September 2014

GAHK Seminar
Fei Cui Heritage : Scientific Research and Professional Education”
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Venue: Meeting Rooms S224 – S225, HKCEC
Organiser: The Gemmological Association of Hong Kong
Co-Organiser: UBM Asia Ltd, The Gemmological Association of Great Britain (Gem-A)
Speakers:

Dr Taijin Lu, Chief Researcher, Beijing Institute, National Gems & Jewelry Technology Administrative Center (NGTC)

Mr Andrew Fellows, Open Distance Learning Manager, The Gemmological Association of Great Britain (Gem-A)

Prof Mimi Ouyang, Chairlady, The Gemmological Association of Hong Kong

Language: English and Mandarin


AGIL International Gemmological Conference
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Venue:  Meeting Rooms S226 – S227, HKCEC
   
Topic 1: "Natural Diamond is Forever"
Speaker: Mr Dominic Mok
   
Topic 2: “Pigeon’s Blood: A Journey to Burma’s Ruby Mines
Speaker: Mr Richard Hughes
   
Topic 3: “The Silk Road of Rough Jade Trading in China & Myanmar”
Speaker: Mr Mo Tai
   
Language: English (with Mandarin simultaneous interpretation)
Organiser: Asian Gemmological Institute and Laboratory Limited (AGIL)
Supported by: Asia Pacific Gemmologist Society Limited
Language: English (with Mandarin simultaneous interpretation)


# Unless specified, all seminars will be conducted in English
Remarks: AWE refers to AsiaWorld Expo; HKCEC refers to Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

 

For further enquires, please contact:

Ms Kelly Wong
Senior Marketing Communications Executive
Jewellery Fairs, UBM Asia Ltd

T: +852 2516 1649+852 2516 1649
F: +852 3749 7514
E: kelly.wong@ubm.com

 

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