News Feed Item
Jewellery & Gem Fair 2014, Messe Freiburg - Show Highlights
|By PR Newswire
|March 17, 2014 11:35 AM EDT
FREIBURG, Germany, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
JGF-Europe combines a high-level portfolio of international jewellery suppliers, on-site trading, expert-led seminars, historical city tours, and much more.
The Jewellery & Gem Fair will open its doors in Europe for the first time on the 1 - 4 April 2014. The show will provide a platform for 430 leading jewellery exhibitors, and showcase an outstanding range of products such as fine jewellery, diamonds, gemstones, pearls, precious metals, tools, packaging and much more. JGF-Europe expects more than 6,000 trade visitors from around the world through its doors for this highly anticipated event, with free entry to those who register before the 28th March. The Jewellery & Gem Fair Europe will kick off with the opening ceremony on the 1 April at 9:00am, with the half hour ceremony being conducted by Prof. Dr. Martin Haag, Deputy Mayor of the City of Freiburg.
(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130723/629764-a )
Fine jewellery suppliers and high-level visitors on-site
Exhibitors from over 33 countries and regions will be present on the show floor at JGF-Europe and the show organisers, UBM Asia and UBM Live, are delighted with the international representation. Senior Vice President of UBM Asia, Wolfram Diener, commented, "We have some of the world's major jewellery manufacturers and producers participating and we are extremely proud to have such an international array of exhibitors. They represent the highest level of quality and value in the industry, and provide great business opportunities for the visitors we expect to the show." Within the halls of the Messe Freiburg will be over 45 jewellery suppliers from Hong Kong, 25 gemstone and gemstone jewellery suppliers from Thailand plus many other exhibitors, with a wide variety of high-quality product ranges from Brazil, France, Spain, Austria, Switzerland, Colombia, Russia, Germany amongst others.
Amongst the benefits to the show is the allowance of direct, on-site trading. The main customs office from Lörrach will have an office at the fair to assist with the customs clearance of all sales and purchases. To ensure maximum safety, UBM will also cooperate with Brinks Security, a leading security company with the highest level of expertise in this area.
As the organiser of the world's largest jewellery fair, the Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair, plus many other world-leading jewellery fairs in China, India, Japan, Singapore and Turkey, UBM Asia continue to prove their place as experienced, industry leaders in the jewellery industry.
Talks and tours
Expert-led Seminar Sessions with will conducted at JGF-Europe, by the German Gemmological Society and The USE Education Centre of Pforzheim, again proving the industry support towards the fair. With topics such as high-tech gemmology, value types in the jewellery industry, classification and processing of precious stones, the short but full-bodied seminars reflect the themes of the exhibition: efficiency and high-value business in one of the most dynamic jewellery regions in the world.
Freiburg is regarded as one of the most beautiful cities in Germany, and with a long history in precious metals and gemstones, JGF-Europe has joined forces with the City of Freiburg (FWTM) to provide its visitors with guided, jewellery-focused tours of the city. This scenic walking tour will cover the history of the Freiburg and its jewellery industry, enabling international visitors to generate added value from their visit. The "Silver, Gold, Carbuncle - Freiburg Jewellery and Treasure Stories" tour will take place in the afternoon of each show day, commencing from outside St. Martin's Church in the city centre.
An overview of all of the seminars and jewellery tours can be found on the website: http://www.jgf-europe.com.
Complimentary Shuttle Service
The Jewellery & Gem Fair Europe takes place at the same time as Baselworld and JGF-Europe is providing a free shuttle service to and from Basel and from Freiburg Haubtbahnhof, directly to the Messe Freiburg. Shuttle buses will depart from the Basel Claraplatz and the Badischer Bahnhof from the 1-4 April, starting daily at 08:30am leaving every half hour. Return trips will depart towards Basel, every half hour from 14:00 - 18:00. The full shuttle schedule can be found on the website: http://www.jgf-europe.com.
About the organiser
UBM Asia, organiser of highly professional, international, global jewellery trade fairs creates possibilities for business in the jewellery industry throughout the world. More than 100,000 commercial agents visit the UBM Asia jewellery trade fairs, where more than 9,500 exhibitors from around the globe are registered. The Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair, which took
place in September 2013, is the world's leading trade fair with over 3,500 exhibitors and around 5,2000 visitors. The regular trade fair taking place in June is Asia's biggest international mid-year trade fair in the jewellery industry. Furthermore, UBM Asia organises jewellery trade fairs in Shenzhen, Guangzhou and Shanghai in China; Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata und Mumbai in India; Japan; Istanbul in Turkey; Singapore; Taiwan; Freiburg in Germany and Moscow as well as St Petersburg in Russia.
You can find more information about the Jewellery and Gem Fair Europe here: http://www.JGF-Europe.com
SOURCE UBM Live
@GonzalezCarmen has been ranked the Number One Influencer and @ThingsExpo has been named the Number One Brand in the “M2M 2016: Top 100 Influencers and Brands” by Analytic. Onalytica analyzed tweets over the last 6 months mentioning the keywords M2M OR “Machine to Machine.” They then identified the top 100 most influential brands and individuals leading the discussion on Twitter.
Apr. 28, 2017 12:00 PM EDT Reads: 1,344
With major technology companies and startups seriously embracing IoT strategies, now is the perfect time to attend @ThingsExpo 2016 in New York. Learn what is going on, contribute to the discussions, and ensure that your enterprise is as "IoT-Ready" as it can be! Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, is co-located with 20th Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry p...
Apr. 28, 2017 11:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,337
SYS-CON Events announced today that Hitachi, the leading provider the Internet of Things and Digital Transformation, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Hitachi Data Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., offers an integrated portfolio of services and solutions that enable digital transformation through enhanced data management, governance, mobility and analytics. We help globa...
Apr. 28, 2017 11:30 AM EDT Reads: 2,485
Blockchain is a shared, secure record of exchange that establishes trust, accountability and transparency across supply chain networks. Supported by the Linux Foundation's open source, open-standards based Hyperledger Project, Blockchain has the potential to improve regulatory compliance, reduce cost and time for product recall as well as advance trade. Are you curious about Blockchain and how it can provide you with new opportunities for innovation and growth?
In her session at 20th Cloud Exp...
Apr. 28, 2017 11:30 AM EDT Reads: 2,041
The explosion of new web/cloud/IoT-based applications and the data they generate are transforming our world right before our eyes. In this rush to adopt these new technologies, organizations are often ignoring fundamental questions concerning who owns the data and failing to ask for permission to conduct invasive surveillance of their customers. Organizations that are not transparent about how their systems gather data telemetry without offering shared data ownership risk product rejection, regu...
Apr. 28, 2017 11:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,727
SYS-CON Events announced today that Hitachi Data Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi LTD., will exhibit at SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City.
Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) will be featuring the Hitachi Content Platform (HCP) portfolio. This is the industry’s only offering that allows organizations to bring together object storage, file sync and share, cloud storage gateways, and sophisticated search an...
Apr. 28, 2017 11:15 AM EDT Reads: 683
SYS-CON Events announced today that SoftLayer, an IBM Company, has been named “Gold Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 18th Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York, New York. SoftLayer, an IBM Company, provides cloud infrastructure as a service from a growing number of data centers and network points of presence around the world. SoftLayer’s customers range from Web startups to global enterprises.
Apr. 28, 2017 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 2,241
SYS-CON Events announced today that Progress, a global leader in application development, has been named “Bronze Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
Enterprises today are rapidly adopting the cloud, while continuing to retain business-critical/sensitive data inside the firewall. This is creating two separate data silos – one inside the firewall and the other outside the firewall. Cloud ISVs oft...
Apr. 28, 2017 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 495
Quickly find the root cause of complex database problems slowing down your applications. Up to 88% of all application performance issues are related to the database. DPA’s unique response time analysis shows you exactly what needs fixing - in four clicks or less. Optimize performance anywhere. Database Performance Analyzer monitors on-premises, on VMware®, and in the Cloud, including Amazon® AWS and Azure™ virtual machines.
Apr. 28, 2017 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 2,019
While some vendors scramble to create and sell you a fancy solution for monitoring your spanking new Amazon Lambdas, hear how you can do it on the cheap using just built-in Java APIs yourself. By exploiting a little-known fact that Lambdas aren’t exactly single threaded, you can effectively identify hot spots in your serverless code.
In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, David Martin, Principal Product Owner at CA Technologies, will give a live demonstration and code walkthrough, showing how to o...
Apr. 28, 2017 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 678
NHK, Japan Broadcasting, will feature the upcoming @ThingsExpo Silicon Valley in a special 'Internet of Things' and smart technology documentary that will be filmed on the expo floor between November 3 to 5, 2015, in Santa Clara. NHK is the sole public TV network in Japan equivalent to the BBC in the UK and the largest in Asia with many award-winning science and technology programs. Japanese TV is producing a documentary about IoT and Smart technology and will be covering @ThingsExpo Silicon Val...
Apr. 28, 2017 10:30 AM EDT Reads: 844
In his keynote at 19th Cloud Expo, Sheng Liang, co-founder and CEO of Rancher Labs, discussed the technological advances and new business opportunities created by the rapid adoption of containers. With the success of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and various open source technologies used to build private clouds, cloud computing has become an essential component of IT strategy. However, users continue to face challenges in implementing clouds, as older technologies evolve and newer ones like Docker c...
Apr. 28, 2017 10:30 AM EDT Reads: 966
As DevOps methodologies expand their reach across the enterprise, organizations face the daunting challenge of adapting related cloud strategies to ensure optimal alignment, from managing complexity to ensuring proper governance.
How can culture, automation, legacy apps and even budget be reexamined to enable this ongoing shift within the modern software factory?
Apr. 28, 2017 09:58 AM EDT Reads: 157
DevOps is often described as a combination of technology and culture. Without both, DevOps isn't complete. However, applying the culture to outdated technology is a recipe for disaster; as response times grow and connections between teams are delayed by technology, the culture will die. A Nutanix Enterprise Cloud has many benefits that provide the needed base for a true DevOps paradigm. In his Day 3 Keynote at 20th Cloud Expo, Chris Brown, a Solutions Marketing Manager at Nutanix, will explore t...
Apr. 28, 2017 09:45 AM EDT Reads: 860
Most technology leaders, contemporary and from the hardware era, are reshaping their businesses to do software in the hope of capturing value in IoT. Although IoT is relatively new in the market, it has already gone through many promotional terms such as IoE, IoX, SDX, Edge/Fog, Mist Compute, etc. Ultimately, irrespective of the name, it is about deriving value from independent software assets participating in an ecosystem as one comprehensive solution.
Apr. 28, 2017 09:45 AM EDT Reads: 621