Connect with us

Prime Story

Big Announcements & Exciting Partnerships Revealed Ahead of VOD Dubai International Jewellery Show 2019




Dubai, UAE (November 2019): With VOD Dubai International Jewellery Show 2019 (VOD DIJS), the MENA region’s only B2B and B2C jewellery industry event, kicking off next week, momentum is building as more and more major partnerships and announcements are revealed. The must-attend event, which takes place from November 13th to 16th in Halls 4, 5 and 6 of Dubai World Trade Centre, is organised DV Global Link, a joint-venture company between Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) and Italian Exhibition Group (IEG).

Dubai Design Academy

Dubai Design Academy (DDA), a DMCC initiative, is confident the collaboration with VOD DIJS will play a key role in its development, especially in raising awareness of the academy’s offering. Such a strong partnership will allow DDA to continue evolving with the industry requirements, while helping its team to provide students with the latest available technology and curriculum, in turn, ensuring innovation within the jewellery industry.

As advocates for modern jewellery design, the DDA team is looking forward to seeing the wonderful contemporary jewellery on offer at this year’s edition of VOD DIJS. The world-class educational entity aims to continue the growth of its global network of jewellery designers and manufacturers through its participation at VOD DIJS, building partnerships that will advance and guide the global jewellery industry.

Retail Jeweller Dubai Forum 2019

The Retail Jeweller Magazine has announced that its first ‘Retail Jeweller Dubai Forum 2019’, powered by VOD DIJS, will be held on November 12th, at Conrad, Dubai. The one-day forum is set to provide powerful industry insights on the Middle East’s gem and jewellery industry, as participants discuss how to sustain and scale future business. There will be opportunities for participants to ideate new business strategies and learn smarter ways to maximize future opportunities, while meeting experts and influencers, networking with retail jewellery colleagues and locating new innovative service providers for jewellery retail. The finale of the forum will be an awards ceremony, where the Middle East’s leading retailers for innovation in design, marketing and retail will be honoured.

Quote- Samit Bhatta

Samit Bhatta, Publisher of The Retail Jeweller Magazine,commented, “We are very excited to present our inaugural Retail Jeweller Dubai Forum powered by VOD Dubai International Jewellery Show. It is our media group’s vision to support the jewellery retail industry with progressive knowledge.Participating delegates will benefit highly from the forum and will get insightful and practical ideas for the growth of their businesses. The forum brings together thought leaders to discuss the current state of the Middle East jewellery industry and its future.”

Trendvision Panel Discussion with Paola De Luca

VOD DIJS 2019 will host a very special panel discussion to preview Trendvision’s ‘The Jewellery Trendbook 2021+’. The discussion will be moderated by world-renowned luxury trend forecaster and jewellery designer Paola De Luca, founder and creative director of Trendvision Jewellery+ Forecasting, Italian Exhibition Group’s international luxury and jewellery research centre, the world’s first independent research centre specialized in forecasting jewellery trends and consumer attitudes.

Paola is the founder of The Futurist, a trend forecasting and intelligence platform focusing on the luxury sector, comprising an expert team of industry authorities worldwide. She is also a widely acclaimed Creative Director who leads design projects and educational programmes for buyers, government organisations, brands, and manufacturers. The panel will be made up of top industry personalities, who will explore a range of topics, including:

  • Socio-cultural phenomena’s impact on the evolution of purchasing behaviour
  • Jewellery directions, both internationally and across the GCC
  • Trend Forecasting: Decoding the future of jewellery trends two years ahead
  • Forward-thinking entrepreneurs, designers and bloggers becoming industry influencers


MENA’s Unmissable Jewellery Event is Just a Week Away

Trade visitors and media are encouraged to register HERE to avoid missing out on a place at the region’s definitive B2B and B2C jewellery industry event. Leading local and global jewellery businesses consider VOD DIJS to be the ideal opportunity to showcase their latest collections and exclusive offers, while building worthwhile strategic connections in the region.

Courtesy: Retail Jeweller India News Service

Latest News