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3-7 February 2019


Panel: The technology arms race: Detecting synthetics

The Studio
The worst kept secret in the sector is that undoubtable synthetic diamonds are within our supply chain, high profile scandals involving international jewellery magnates have made this a reality. However, with the sophistication of technology developments the race is on to ensure technology is in place to not only detect synthetics, however - what else can technology now do? How does this impact valuations, and what does the this mean for consumers?
David Brough, Editor - Jewellery Outlook
David Weissbart, Director - S Weissbart
Gary Wroe, Managing Director - Hockley Mint
Simon Rainer, Freeman of The Goldsmith's Company, Founder - Simon Rainer Consulting