JNA is launching a series of Return & Recovery webinars from September 9, ahead of the Jewellery & Gem Digital World scheduled for October 27 to 29, 2020.
The webinars are part of Informa Markets Jewellery’s education-focused programme, the Jewellery & Gem Knowledge Community, a collaborative platform created to inspire, connect and support the next generation of jewellery professionals through content and networking activities that are relevant and applicable to the jewellery world of today.
Content will be delivered across multiple platforms and formats, from online to in-person interactions at Informa Markets Jewellery’s physical shows.
The first JNA Trade Talk discussion covers Informa Markets Jewellery’s digital initiatives to help contribute to the sustainable growth and development of the international gem and jewellery industry.
Celine Lau, director of Jewellery Fairs at Informa Markets Jewellery, will sit down with JNA Associate Publisher and Editor-in-Chief Olivia Quiniquini to discuss the company’s new projects and their significance to jewellery markets across the globe. The interview may be viewed on www.jewellerynet.com from September 9.
On September 16, the first JNA Conversations webinar will cast the spotlight on Asia to see how manufacturing and wholesale centres are sustaining momentum and seizing opportunities amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
The JNA Conversations: Return & Recovery – The Asian Perspective webinar tackles business and growth prospects in the new normal. Industry leaders from key Asian markets will share their insights on main lessons learned from the crisis and their outlook for the coming year.
Speakers include ASEAN Gems & Jewellery Association Chairman Suttipong Damrongsakul and Hong Kong Jewellery & Jade Manufacturers Association Chairman Ken Lo.
The webinar takes place on Zoom at 5pm Hong Kong time. It will be conducted in English.
This kicks off a weekly schedule of Return & Recovery webinars organised by JNA and the JNA Awards programme, interspersed with jewellery and gemmological talks by Jewellery & Gem Knowledge Community partner, the Centre for Gemmological Research.