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Tradeshows

2018 Tradeshow Calendar

 

JANUARY

 

January 5-7
G&LW Show
Lakeland, FL-Lakeland Center

601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com

January 9-10
G&LW Show
Asheville,NC-U.S.Cellular
Center Asheville
www.glwshows.com 

January 20-22
Jewelers International Showcase (JIS)
Miami, FL-DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Miami Airport & Convention Center
800.840.5612
www.jisshow.com 

January 20-22
Retail Jewelers Organization
Spring Buying Show (RJO)
Savannah, GA-Savannah
Westin Golf & Resort
800.247.1774
www.rjomembers.com 

January 25-February 5
J.O.G.S. Tucson Gem & Jewelry Show
Tucson, AZ - Tucson
Expo Center
213.629.3030
www.jogsshow.com 

January 27-February 4
G&LW Show
Tucson, AZ
Holiday Inn-Palo Verde/Holidome
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

January 27-February 7
G&LW Show
Tucson, AZ – The GEM Mall
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

January 28-30
Centurion Jewelry Show
Scottsdale, AZ
516.331.5586
www.centurionjewelry.com 

January 28-29
49th ACE It Winter Conference
Tucson, AZ-Tucson
Convention Center
718.893.1536
www.najaappraisers.com 

January 28-29
Southeastern Jewelers Org.
Charlotte, NC-The Ballantyne
619.940.9225
www.sjobuyinggroup.com 

January 30-February 4
AGTA Gem Fair Tucson
Tucson, AZ – Tucson
Convention Center
214.742.4367
www.agta.org 

January 30-February 4
GJX Gem and Jewelry Show
Tucson, AZ
GJX Pavilion
214.742.4367
www.gjxusa.com 

January 31-February 3
JCK Tucson
Tucson, AZ
JW Marriott Star Pass Resort
800.257.3626
www.tucson.jckonline.com 

 

February

 

February 21-25
Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair
IMPACTMuang Thong Thani
Bangkok,Thailand
www.bkkgems.com 

February 23-25
GTS Florida Jewelry Expo
Orlando, FL – Osceola
Heritage Park Exhibition Hall
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com 

 

MARCH

 

March 3-5
Atlanta Jewelry Show
Atlanta, GA
Cobb Galleria
800.241.0399
www.atlantajewelryshow.com 

March 10-13
Independent Jewelers Organization (IJO)
Grapevine, TX
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
203.846.4215
www.ijo.com 

March 11-12
G&LW Show
Minneapolis, MN
Double Tree - Bloomington Minneapolis-South
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

March 11-13
JA New York Winter Show
New York, NY
Jacob Javits Convention Center
646.654.4983
www.ja-newyork.com 

March 11-13
MJSA Expo New York
New York, NY
Jacob Javits Convention Center
800.444.6572
www.mjsa.org 

March 11-13
LUEUR Spring
New York, NY
Jacob Javits Convention Center
239.732.6642
www.lueurny.com 

March 16-18
GTS Greensboro Jewelry Expo
Greensboro, NC
Greensboro Coliseum
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com 

March 16-18
G&LW Show
Detroit, MI
Embassy Suites Detroit-Livonia/Novi
601.879-8832
www.glwshows.com 

 

April

 

April 14-16
Jewelers International Showcase (JIS)
Miami Beach, FL
Miami Beach Convention Center
800.840.5612
www.jisshow.com 

April 20-21
G&LW Show
West Springfield, MA
Eastern States Exposition
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

April 23-25
AGS Conclave
Nashville, TN
Omni Hotel Nashville
702.255.6500
www.americangemsociety.org 

 

May

 

May 4-6
G&LW Show
Orlando, FL
Osceola Heritage Park
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

May 5-7
GTS Greensboro Jewelry Expo
Greensboro, NC
Greensboro Coliseum
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com 

May 11-13
G&LW Show
Franklin, NC
Watauga Festival Center
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

May 20-23
Santa Fe Symposium
Albuquerque, NM
Hotel Albuquerque
800.952.6222
www.santafesymposium.org 

May 28-31
G.L.D.A.-Vegas Gem Show
Las Vegas, NV
Mirage Hotel and Casino
301-294-1640
www.glda.com 

May 30-June 4
Luxury By JCK
Las Vegas, NV
Mandalay Bay Hotel and Convention Center
800.257.3626
www.luxury.jckonline.com 

May 31-June 4
AGTA GemFair at JCK
Las Vegas, NV
Mandalay Bay Hotel and Convention Center
800.257.3626
www.lasvegasshow.com 

 

JUNE

 

June 1-4
JIS EXCHANGE
Las Vegas, NV
Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
800.840.5612
www.jisshow.com/exchange 

June 1-4
JCK Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
800.257.3626
www.lasvegas.jckonline.com 

June 22-24
GTS Florida Jewelry Expo
Kissimmee, FL
Osceola Heritage Park Exhibition Hall
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com 

 

JULY

 

July 13-15
G&LW Show
Livonia, MI
Embassy Suites
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

July 14-16
RJO Fall Buying Show
Minneapolis, MN
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
800.247.1774
www.rjomembers.com 

July 15-17
JA New York Summer Show
New York, NY
Jacob Javits Convention Center
508.734.4986
www.ja-newyork.com 

July 26-29
G&LW Show
Franklin, NC
Watauga Festival Center
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

July 28-31
Independent Jewelers Organization (IJO)
Cleveland, OH
Cleveland Convention Center
203.846.4215
www.ijo.com 

 

AUGUST

 

August 3-5
GTS Greensboro Jewelry Expo
Greensboro, NC
Greensboro Coliseum Complex
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com 

August 4-6
Atlanta Jewelry Show
Atlanta, GA
Cobb Galleria
800.241.0399
www.atlantajewelryshow.com 

August 11-14
50th ACE IT Mid-Year Conference
Baltimore, MD
Lord Baltimore Hotel
718.896.1536
www.najaappraisers.com 

August 19-20
Select Jewelry Show
Ledyard, CT
Foxwoods Resort & Casino
888.427.4697
www.selectjewelryshow.com 

August 25-27
Southeastern Jewelers Org.
Charlotte, NC
The Ballantyne
619.940.9225
www.sjobuyinggroup.com 

 

SEPTEMBER

 

September 6-9
G&LW Show
Tucson, AZ
Holiday Inn Palo Verde/Holidome
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

September 16-17
Select Show
Dallas, Tx
Ritz Carlton
888.427.4697
www.selectjewelryshow.com 

September 21-23
GTS Florida Jewelry Expo
Kissimmee, Fla
Osceola Heritage Park Exhibition Hall
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com 

September 30-October 1
G&LW Show
Minneapolis, MN
Double Tree - Bloomington Minneapolis - South
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

 

OCTOBER

 

October 5-7
G&LW Show
Livonia, MI
Embassy Suites
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

October 5-7
GTS Greensboro Jewelry Expo
Greensboro, NC
Greensboro Coliseum
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com 

Oct TBD
GIA Jewelry Career Fair
Carlsbad, CA
Gemological Institute of America
800.421.7250 ext. 4100
www.careerfair.gia.edu 

October 12-13
G&LW Show
West Springfield, MA
Eastern States Exposition
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

October 14-15
Select Show
National Harbor (Oxon Hill), MD
Gaylord National Resort
888.427.4697
www.selectjewelryshow.com 

October 18-21
Centurion South Beach
South Beach, FL
ELV Special Events Center
888.427.4697
www.centurionsouthbeach.com 

October 19-22
Jewelers International Showcase (JIS)
Miami Beach FL
Miami Beach Convention Center
800.840.5612
www.jisshows.com 

October 28-30
JA N.Y. Special Delivery
New York, NY
Jacob Javits Convention Center
646.654.4983
www.ja-newyork.com 

 

NOVEMBER

 

November 2-4
G&LW Show
Kissimmee, FL
Osceola Heritage Park
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

November 6-7
G&LW Show
Asheville, NC
U.S. Cellular Center Asheville
601.879.8832
www.glwshows.com 

November 16-18
GTS Florida Jewelry Expo
Kissimmee, Fla
Osceola Heritage Park Exhibition Hall
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com 

November 30-December 2
GTS Greensboro Jewelry Expo
Greensboro, NC
Greensboro Coliseum
770.410.9771
www.gtshows.com 

 

DECEMBER

 

 


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