RJC had its inaugural AGM in London in 2006 and since has held this event in Paris, Milan and Mumbai. For its 10th year, RJC is presenting its AGM in the US for the first time. Alongside the AGM, RJC will facilitate an industry panel session immediately following the AGM proceedings. Taking place at the JCK show in Las Vegas on Sunday, 5 June 2016, RJC members will be welcomed to its 2016 AGM at the Mandalay Bay Convention Centre in Room Palm C at 11:00am Pacific Time. Panel session addresses how to mitigate risk in time of increased scrutiny.
Following the AGM, the RJC will convene its industry panel session. The panel will conclude at 1:15pm and will hear insightful content from six panelists, all experts in their sector.
The RJC panel session will be moderated by David Bouffard (Signet Jewelers Ltd). MrBouffard is joined by FerielZerouki (De Beers), MahiarBorhanjoo (Venus Jewel), Larry Drummond (Metalor), Mark Hanna (Richline), Ryan Taylor (The Fair Trade Jewellery Company) and DorotheeGizenga, (Diamond Development Initiative (DDI), discussing how the jewellery industry faces an endangered environment: the session aims to tackle this issue and outline how RJC’s voluntary certification can offer assurance to governments, civil society and indeed consumers relating to diamond pipeline integrity, gold traceability and consumer confidence.
In moderating this discussion, Mr Bouffard will be pleased to take questions and comments from the audience.