Diamond experts to convene at JNA Online Conference on Nov 30
HONG KONG, 23 November, 2012 – The diamond industry will take centre stage as experts tackle key issues facing today’s marketplace at an online conference themed “A New Era in the Diamond Industry,” hosted by Jewellery News Asia on November 30 at 4pm Hong Kong time.
The online conference will bring together three industry experts: Jean-Marc Lieberherr, chief commercial officer – Diamonds at Rio Tinto Diamonds; Winston Chow, director and deputy general manager of the Chow Sang Sang Group; and Rajesh Lakhani, vice president of Kiran Gems Pvt Ltd.
(From left): Winston Chow, director and deputy general manager of Chow Sang Sang Group; Jean-Marc Lieberherr, chief commercial officer – Diamonds at Rio Tinto; and Rajesh Lakhani, vice president of Kiran Gems Pvt Ltd
The three will tackle mine-to-market issues including lack of major deposit discoveries, declining rough supplies, investment, global distribution, marketing and retail. They will share insights on how diamond companies are navigating the uncertainties facing their business, and how they are turning challenges into opportunities.
The experts will also tackle how the shift in economic power has moved the demand for precious stones eastwards, particularly to China and India.Participants will have the opportunity to gain practical knowledge and insights from these experts and engage in open-minded discussions about the opportunities and challenges facing the industry. The online conference will also help participants stay abreast of the emerging trends and latest developments in the diamond and jewellery sectors.
The online conference will be moderated by Marie Feliciano who has been editor of Jewellery News Asia since 2010.
The event is sponsored by Shree Ramkrishna Exports Pvt Ltd and the Israel Diamond Institute and supported by jewellerynetasia.com.
The online conference is supported by JewelleryNetAsia, trade portal for the jewellery industry (www.jewellerynetasia.com).
The online conference is free and registration is required. To register, please visit www.jnaconferences.com.
For more information, please contact:
Jewellery News Asia
UBM Asia (Hong Kong)