Last updateWed, 26 Feb 2020 1pm

Jewelry Industry Summit announces west coast Responsible Sourcing event

(NEW YORK) - The Board of Directors of the Jewelry Industry Summit is pleased to announce it is hosting a responsible sourcing event in Los Angeles, CA on March 27, 2020. This event promises to be an opportunity to connect, collaborate, learn, effect positive change and support sustainability in the jewelry supply chain.

The one-day interactive conference features programming from the jewelry industry’s leading experts combined with shared learning and interactive discourse. Attendees will gain a better understanding of pressing ethical and sustainability issues and learn the practical strategies and actions that can be implemented now to improve their impacts. Sessions will include a review of sustainability claims made by mined diamond and lab grown diamond companies, the circular economy in jewelry and regulatory trends.

“We are thrilled to share with the jewelry community that the following organizations have agreed to speak at this event, the second hosted by the Jewelry Industry Summit on the west coast: DeBeers Group, Gemological Institute of America (GIA) and Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC),” said Rebecca Shukan, Jewelry Industry Summit board member and DCA Director. Other speakers will be announced soon. 

All in the trade are invited to attend and share their perspectives, experiences and ideas to advance responsible sourcing goals for the jewelry industry

To view additional participants, event details, ticket information, sponsorship opportunities and further information please visit www.jewelryindustrysummit.com.