Press Release: The annual Rapaport Breakfast and Conference at the JCK Las Vegas Jewelry Show will be held on Sunday, June 5, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay, Banyan Ballroom.
The Rapaport Breakfast and Conference Program Sunday, June 5, 2011 - Mandalay Bay Hotel - Banyan Ballroom
- 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. Rapaport Breakfast Martin Rapaport "State of the Diamond Industry"
- 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Diamond Certification
- 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Fair Trade Jewelry Conference
The conference is free and open to all. Registration is highly recommended and available at www.diamonds.net/jck2011, via email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +1-702-893-9400.
Martin Rapaport, Chairman of the Rapaport Group will begin his annual "State of the Diamond Industry" presentation at 8:30 a.m. sharp. His address will focus on the primary forces impacting the diamond markets and include analysis of the global economy, the globalization of diamond supply and demand, social demographic branding, and the outlook for diamond prices over the next decade.
The Diamond Certification Round Table will discuss the growing market for laboratory graded diamonds and the role that grading reports and certificates play improving consumer confidence and driving price competition. Grading standards and the reliability of reports will be on the agenda.
The Rapaport Fair Trade Jewelry Conference will include a panel discussion and open debate about the rapidly expanding market for socially responsible jewelry. Learn how you can make the world a better place, add value and grow your customer base by sourcing, creating and selling fair trade and ethical jewelry to the socially conscious consumer.
About the Rapaport Group: The Rapaport Group is an international group of companies providing added value services that support the development of free, fair, transparent and competitive global diamond markets. Established in 1978, the Rapaport Diamond Report is the primary source of diamond prices and market information. Group activities include publishing, research and marketing services, internet information and diamond trading networks, global rough and polished diamond auctions, diamond certification, quality-control, compliance, shipping, and financial services. Activities of the group include the development of markets for Fair Trade Diamonds and Jewelry as well as the creation of diamond commodity markets. Additional information is available at www.Diamonds.Net.