Rapaport Town Hall Meeting to Debate Synthetic Diamonds

JCK Las Vegas Jewelry Show – June 6, Monday, 8:00-10:00 am

May 25, 2016, Las Vegas – Rapaport is sponsoring a town hall meeting that will provide an open forum for members of the jewelry trade to respectfully debate the pros and cons of synthetic diamonds.

The town hall meeting is free and open to all. It will be held in the Banyan Room, Mandalay Bay hotel on Monday 8:00-10:00 am. Registration is not required but space is limited and registered guests will be provided priority access. To register please email townhall@diamonds.net or visit diamonds.net/jck16.

A new “Meet the Expert” program will offer opportunities for one on one meetings with Rapaport management and experts, including Martin Rapaport, Chairman of Rapaport and others. Topics for discussion include diamond pricing, grading, sourcing, sales, and the RapNet trading network.

Experts will be available at the Rapaport booth B-55051 during show hours on Friday, Sunday and Monday as well as immediately following the town hall meeting in the Banyan room. Appointments are encouraged and can be made by emailing expert@diamonds.net or visiting booth B-55051.

The Rapaport Breakfast will be held on June 5, Sunday 8:00-10:00 am at the South Seas Ballroom, Mandalay Bay. Over 1,000 people have registered for the Breakfast and we are reaching full capacity. The breakfast will also feature a special presentation “The Supply Side” by Praveen Shankar Pandya, Chairman of India’s Gem and Jewellery Promotion Council (GJEPC). The breakfast is free and open to all. Registration is available at conference@diamonds.net or diamonds.net/jck16.