Canadian Jewellery Expos is committed to offering Canada’s independent jewellers the very best in quality and selection from across the Canadian jewellery industry.  Here are some of the special events, features, and exhibitors you will experience at our Expos!


Don’t miss our 2018 Vaccaro Family Scholarship

Featuring handcrafted jewellery by some of Canada’s most talented new designers from jewellery design programs across Canada.  Every year we award a $3,000.00 prize to the top-voted entry as selected by you!

This year’s theme: Starry Night!

 


Join us for our Opening Night Receptions

 

Graciously sponsored once again by Beverly Hills Jewellers! 

Re-connect with old friends and make some new ones in the industry.  Starting as the show closes on opening day in Toronto (August 12) and Edmonton (August 18)!  

 


Here are just some of the incredible new exhibitors for 2018!

INCOM Technical Solutions returns to our event after several years’ absence!

NewRock Diamonds showcases exquisite lab-grown diamonds!

White Gems Inc. makes their Expos debut in Toronto and Edmonton!


 Exhibiting in Toronto – our 2017 Vaccaro Scholarship Winner

Cassandra Vitiello, winner of our 2017 scholarship will be exhibiting in our Toronto Expo. 

A recent graduate of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University, Cassandra will be showcasing her talents in design and craftsmanship as she begins her professional jewellery career.  Stop by her booth and be amazed at the artistry and the vision of this award-winning designer!

 

 


 

Jewellers Mutual Insurance ‘Lunch ‘n Learn’ Series

Our Toronto Line-up

 

 

“Protecting Hard Earned Profits”

This seminar features Loss-Prevention strategies to help protect your retail store against criminal activity.  Enjoy a complimentary sandwich and beverage while listening to this informative seminar!

-John Lamont, Crime Prevention Specialist, Jewellers Vigilance Canada.  August 12 & 13, 12pm.

 

 

Gems are all about Passion”

Do you have an edge over your competition?  Learn to talk to your clients with intelligence and passion and you will see them return. Help your clients understand The Language of Gems.

-Karen Howard FCGmA, RMV, CAP(CJA) Consultant, Instructor,Appraiser, Owner:   Language of Gems. August 12, 1 pm.

 

 

 

“Understanding the Latest in Online to Offline (020) Marketing Strategies”

The O2O marketing trend is now firmly established as the surest money-making strategy for your business. In this session, you’ll learn how to use your website to drive diamond and bridal prospects into your store where the sale is closed, when to use your website in-store to aid in the sales process itself, and effective marketing strategies for strengthening O2O commerce and growing your business.

-Larry Chasin, Chief Business Development Officer at Thinkspace.  August 13, 1 pm.

 

Our Edmonton Line-up

 

“Protecting Hard Earned Profits”

This seminar features Loss-Prevention strategies to help protect your retail store against criminal activity.  Enjoy a complimentary sandwich and beverage while listening to this informative seminar!

-Brian Land, General Manager of Canadian Jewellers Association.  August 18 & 19, 12pm.

 

 

 

“Jewellers Block Party – Celebrating a Safe, Secure and Successful Business”

Krista Peterson and Jeff Vandenberg represent a holistic team dedicated to supporting the jewellery industry. As members of the Jewelers Mutual team, they are committed to educating and implementing loss prevention practices, arming you with the right coverage and offering unique member benefits to help you run a safe, secure, successful business.

 

-Krista Peterson, Territory Sales Manager, & Jeff Vandenberg, Senior Underwriter, Jewellers Mutual Insurance. August 18 & 19, 1 pm.


  CJA’s 100th Anniversary Networking Event!

Enjoy this special social event sponsored by the Canadian Jewellers Association in celebration of their 100th anniversary.  The event takes place the second night of each Expo as the show closes.  Toronto – August 13.  Edmonton – August 19.


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