Calendar

U.S. SHOWS AND EVENTS

March

3-9 ? United Jewelry Show, Providence, R.I. (401) 331-7630, fax (401) 521-7488.

5-7 ? 53rd Annual Gem and Mineral Show, Hayward, Calif. (510) 581-7123.

13-14 ? Wisconsin-Illinois Jewelry Expo, Madison, Wis. (608) 257-3541, fax (608) 257-8755.

20-23 ? Columbus Gift Show, Columbus, Ohio. (770) 952-6444, fax (770) 956-9644.

27-28 ? Greater Great Lakes Jewelry Exposition, Livonia, Mich. (800) 366-3699 or (517) 372-5656, fax (517) 372-1303.

27-28 ? EJTA Charlotte Jewelers Market, Charlotte, N.C. (800) 595-3582 or (704) 504-1300, fax (704) 504-1333.

27-29 ? GlobalShop 1999, Chicago, Ill. (800) 646-0091.

April

7-11 ? American Gem Society Conclave, New Orleans, La. (702) 255-6500, fax (702) 255-7420.

10-13 ? International Jewelry Fair/General Merchandise Show, New Orleans, La. (630) 241-9865, fax (630) 241-9870.

15-20 ? High Point Decorative Accessories & Gift Mart, High Point, N.C. (770) 952-6444, fax (770) 956-9644.

16-18 ? Jewelry, Gem, and Mineral Show and Sale, White Plains, N.Y. (914) 928-1170, fax (914) 928-1176.

17-19 ? Mid-South Jewelry & Accessories Fair, Memphis, Tenn. (630) 241-9865, fax (630) 241-9870.

May

7-9 ? 24th Shenandoah Antiques Expo, Fishersville, Va. (804) 846-7452.

14-16 ? Fashion Jewelry World Expo, Providence, R.I. (800) 444-6572.

14-16 ? Dallas/Fort Worth Bead Show, Grapevine, Texas. (303) 232-7147, fax (303) 232-5263.

16-18 ? Manufacturing Jewelers and Suppliers of America?s EXPO Providence, Providence, R.I. (800) 444-MJSA.

16-19 ? Santa Fe Sympoisum on Jewelry Manufacturing Technology, Albuquerque, N.M. (800) 396-9896, Ext. 3249, fax (800) 965-2329 or (505) 839-3248.

21-23 ? Fourth Greater D.C. Antiques Expo, Manassas, Va. (804) 846-7452.

28-30 ? North Carolina Watchmakers Association annual business meeting and convention, Boone, N.C. (828) 264-2451, fax (828) 265-3861.

June

1-3 ? Gem and Lapidary Dealers Association, Las Vegas Gem and Jewelry Shows, Las Vegas, Nev. (520) 792-9431, fax (520) 882-2836.

3-6 ? Las Vegas Antique Jewelry & Watch Show, Las Vegas, Nev. (925) 552-0452, fax (925) 552-5233.

4-6 ? Annual Las Vegas Bead Show, Las Vegas, Nev. (303) 232-7147, fax (303) 232-5263.

4-8 ? JCK International Jewelry Show, Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nev. Preshow conference program, June 2-3. (800) 257-3626, (203) 840-5684, fax (203) 840-5830.

9-13 ? United Jewelry Show, Providence, R.I. (401) 331-7630, fax (401) 521-7488.

21-24 ? Gemological Institute of America International Gemological Symposium, San Diego, Calif. (760) 603-4406, fax (760) 603-4405.

26-July 2 ? West Coast Chapter, Florida Society of Goldsmiths? 13th Annual Jewelry and Metalsmithing Workshop, Little Switzerland, N.C. (352) 596-3062.

July

10-15 ? Independent Jewelers Organization Semi-Annual Buying Show/Seminar, Cincinnati, Ohio. (800) 624-9252, fax (203) 846-8571.

18-21 ? Philadelphia Gift Show, Philadelphia, Pa. (770) 952-6444, fax (770) 956-9644.

24-27 ? ACC Craft Market Chicago, Chicago, Ill. (800) 836-3470 or (914) 883-6100, fax (914) 883-6130.

28-29 ? ACC Craft Market Baltimore, Baltimore, Md. (800) 836-3470 or (914) 883-6100, fax (914) 883-6130.

30-Aug. 1 ? Buyers Market of American Craft, Philadelphia, Pa. (800) 432-7238 or (410) 889-2933, fax (410) 889-1320.

INTERNATIONAL EVENTS

Australia: Global Giftware 1999, June 22-24, Melbourne. In the U.S., (301) 656-2942, fax (301) 656-3179.

Canada: Jewellery World Expo, Aug. 8-10, Toronto. (416) 368-7616, Ext. 229, fax (416) 368-1986.

Expo Prestige ?99, Aug. 21-24, Montreal. (514) 251-2410, fax (514) 251-1702.

China: Ambiente China ? China International Trade Fair for Consumer Goods, April 19-21, Shanghai. (49-69) 7575-6091, fax (49-69) 7575-6604.

Tianjin Interjewelry Fair, April 30-May 4, Tianjin. (86-22) 28358256, fax (86-22) 28359854.

England: International Jewellery London, Sept. 5-8, London. (44-181) 910-7963, fax (44-181) 910-7930.

Germany: Midora ? International Clocks, Watches, and Jewelry Exhibition, Aug. 28-30, Leipzig. In the U.S., (800) 331-6134, fax (404) 525-6658.

Hong Kong: Hong Kong International Jewellery Show ?99, March 15-18, Wanchai. In the U.S., (212) 838-8688, fax (212) 838-8941.

Watch Tech ?99, the Eighth Watch Parts & Equipment Exhibition, May 21-24. (852) 2763 9011, fax (852) 2341 0379.

Hong Kong Jewellery & Watch Fair ?99, June 24-27. (852) 2827 6211, fax (852) 2827 7064.

Italy: Valenza Gioielli, March 6-9, Valenza. (39-131) 941851, fax (39-131) 946609.

OroArezzo, March 20-23, Arezzo. (39-575) 9361, fax (39-575) 383028. In the U.S., (212) 980-1500.

VicenzaOro 2, June 12-17, Vicenza. In the U.S., (800) 443-1479 or (213) 653-4705, fax (213) 653-1768.

MACEF Autumn 1999, Oro & Argento, Sept. 3-6, Milan. In the U.S., (212) 459-0044, fax (212) 459-0090.

Japan: Third International Jewellery Kobe ?99, May 13-15, Tokyo. (81-3) 3349-8503, fax (81-3) 3345-7929.

Mexico: Joya ?99: International Jewelry, Silverware, Watchmaking, and Machinery Exhibition, March 13-16, Guadalajara. (52-3) 121-9238, 69, fax (52-3) 121-0299.

Poland: Amberif 99, Sixth International Amber, Jewellery, & Watch Fair, March 25-28, Gdansk. (48-58) 5549 200, fax (48-58) 5522 168.

Portugal: Neojóia, March 11-14, Porto. (351-2) 9981462, fax (351-2) 9957499.

Switzerland: Basel 1999, World Watch, Clock and Jewellery Show, April 29-May 6, Basel. (41-61) 686 20 20, fax (41-61) 686-21 90. In the U.S., (888) 574-2233 or (919) 383-1780, fax (919) 383-5597.

Taiwan: Tapei International Jewelry Show, Sept. 5-9, Tapei.(886-2) 725-1111, fax (886-2) 725-1314.

Thailand: Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair, March 10-13, Bangkok. (66-2) 513-2551, fax (66-2) 513-1828.

United Arab Emirates: International Jewellery Dubai ?99, April 6-10, Dubai. (971-4) 3086079, fax (971-4) 3064033.

U.S. SHOWS AND EVENTS

March

3-9 ? United Jewelry Show, Providence, R.I. (401) 331-7630, fax (401) 521-7488.

5-7 ? 53rd Annual Gem and Mineral Show, Hayward, Calif. (510) 581-7123.

13-14 ? Wisconsin-Illinois Jewelry Expo, Madison, Wis. (608) 257-3541, fax (608) 257-8755.

20-23 ? Columbus Gift Show, Columbus, Ohio. (770) 952-6444, fax (770) 956-9644.

27-28 ? Greater Great Lakes Jewelry Exposition, Livonia, Mich. (800) 366-3699 or (517) 372-5656, fax (517) 372-1303.

27-28 ? EJTA Charlotte Jewelers Market, Charlotte, N.C. (800) 595-3582 or (704) 504-1300, fax (704) 504-1333.

27-29 ? GlobalShop 1999, Chicago, Ill. (800) 646-0091.

April

7-11 ? American Gem Society Conclave, New Orleans, La. (702) 255-6500, fax (702) 255-7420.

10-13 ? International Jewelry Fair/General Merchandise Show, New Orleans, La. (630) 241-9865, fax (630) 241-9870.

15-20 ? High Point Decorative Accessories & Gift Mart, High Point, N.C. (770) 952-6444, fax (770) 956-9644.

16-18 ? Jewelry, Gem, and Mineral Show and Sale, White Plains, N.Y. (914) 928-1170, fax (914) 928-1176.

17-19 ? Mid-South Jewelry & Accessories Fair, Memphis, Tenn. (630) 241-9865, fax (630) 241-9870.

May

7-9 ? 24th Shenandoah Antiques Expo, Fishersville, Va. (804) 846-7452.

14-16 ? Fashion Jewelry World Expo, Providence, R.I. (800) 444-6572.

14-16 ? Dallas/Fort Worth Bead Show, Grapevine, Texas. (303) 232-7147, fax (303) 232-5263.

16-18 ? Manufacturing Jewelers and Suppliers of America?s EXPO Providence, Providence, R.I. (800) 444-MJSA.

16-19 ? Santa Fe Sympoisum on Jewelry Manufacturing Technology, Albuquerque, N.M. (800) 396-9896, Ext. 3249, fax (800) 965-2329 or (505) 839-3248.

21-23 ? Fourth Greater D.C. Antiques Expo, Manassas, Va. (804) 846-7452.

28-30 ? North Carolina Watchmakers Association annual business meeting and convention, Boone, N.C. (828) 264-2451, fax (828) 265-3861.

June

1-3 ? Gem and Lapidary Dealers Association, Las Vegas Gem and Jewelry Shows, Las Vegas, Nev. (520) 792-9431, fax (520) 882-2836.

3-6 ? Las Vegas Antique Jewelry & Watch Show, Las Vegas, Nev. (925) 552-0452, fax (925) 552-5233.

4-6 Annual Las Vegas Bead Show, Las Vegas, Nev. (303) 232-7147, fax (303) 232-5263.

4-8 ? JCK International Jewelry Show, Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nev. Preshow conference program, June 2-3. (800) 257-3626, (203) 840-5684, fax (203) 840-5830.

9-13 ? United Jewelry Show, Providence, R.I. (401) 331-7630, fax (401) 521-7488.

21-24 ? Gemological Institute of America International Gemological Symposium, San Diego, Calif. (760) 603-4406, fax (760) 603-4405.

26-July 2 ? West Coast Chapter, Florida Society of Goldsmiths? 13th Annual Jewelry and Metalsmithing Workshop, Little Switzerland, N.C. (352) 596-3062.

July

10-15 ? Independent Jewelers Organization Semi-Annual Buying Show/Seminar, Cincinnati, Ohio. (800) 624-9252, fax (203) 846-8571.

18-21 ? Philadelphia Gift Show, Philadelphia, Pa. (770) 952-6444, fax (770) 956-9644.

24-27 ? ACC Craft Market Chicago, Chicago, Ill. (800) 836-3470 or (914) 883-6100, fax (914) 883-6130.

28-29 ? ACC Craft Market Baltimore, Baltimore, Md. (800) 836-3470 or (914) 883-6100, fax (914) 883-6130.

30-Aug. 1 ? Buyers Market of American Craft, Philadelphia, Pa. (800) 432-7238 or (410) 889-2933, fax (410) 889-1320.

August

1-4 ? Jewelers of America International Jewelry Show, New York, N.Y. (212) 615-2937, fax (212) 615-2836.

7-8 ? Kraftwerks Invitational, Ontario, Calif. (800) 999-7528, fax (213) 689-4872.

7-9 ? Atlanta Jewelry Show, Atlanta, Ga. (800) 241-0399 or (404) 634-3434, fax (404) 634-4663.

7-10 ? Memphis Gift & Jewelry Show, Memphis, Tenn. (630) 241-9865, fax (630) 241-9870.

11-12 ? ACC Craft Market San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif. (800) 836-3470 or (914) 883-6100, fax (914) 883-6130.

14-15 ? EJTA Charlotte Jewelers Market, Charlotte, N.C. (800) 595-3582 or (704) 504-1300, fax (704) 504-1333.

14-17 ? New Orleans Gift & Jewelry Show, New Orleans, La. (630) 241-9865, fax (630) 241-9870.

21-22 ? Minnesota JewelersAssociation 96th Annual Convention and Upper Midwest Trade Show, St. Cloud, Minn. (800) 544-6416 or (320) 654-6775, fax (320) 253-3324.

21-23 ? Pacific Jewelry Show, Anaheim, Calif. (213) 623-5722, fax (213) 623-5742.

21-24 ? Columbus Gift Show, Columbus, Ohio. (770) 952-6444, fax (770) 956-9644.

21-24 ? Miami International Gift & Decorative Accessories Show, Miami, Fla. (770) 952-6444, fax (770) 956-9644.

27-28 ? Upper Midwest Jewelers Trade Show, St. Cloud, Minn. (320) 654-6775, fax (320) 253-3324.

28-31 ? Denver Merchandise Mart Gift Jewelry and Resort Show, Denver, Colo. Pre-show Aug. 26-27. (800) 289-6278, Ext. 5260.

29-30 ? Columbus Jewelry Show, Columbus, Ohio. (800) 652-6257 or (614) 221-2237, fax (614) 221-7020.

September

16-19 ? Annual Denver Bead Show, Denver, Colo. (303) 232-7127, fax (303) 232-5263.

22-28 ? United Jewelry Show, Providence, R.I. (401) 331-7630, fax (401) 521-7488.

25-27 ? Dallas Fine Jewelry Show by M.I.D.A.S., Dallas, Texas. (972) 660-3831, fax (972) 647-1800.

25-27 ? Jewelers International Showcase, Miami Beach, Fla. (561) 998-0205, fax (561) 998-0209.

October

14-19 ? High Point Decorative Accesories & Gift Mart, High Point, N.C. (770) 952-6444, fax (770) 956-9644.

15-17 ? Jewlery, Gem, and Mineral Show and Sale, White Plains, N.Y. (914) 928-1170, fax (914) 928-1176.

30-Nov. 2 ? Mid-South Jewelry & Accessories Fair, Memphis, Tenn. (630) 241-9865, fax (630) 241-9870.

November

20-23 ? International Jewelry Fair/General Merchandise Show, New Orleans, La. (630) 241-9865, fax (630) 241-9870.

December

3-5 ? Jewelry, Gem, and Mineral Show and Sale, White Plains, N.Y. (914) 928-1170, fax (914) 928-1176.

5-8 ? Grant Strand Gift & Resort Merchandise Show, Myrtle Beach, S.C.(770) 952-6444, fax (770) 956-9644.

INTERNATIONAL EVENTS

Australia: Global Giftware 1999, June 22-24, Melbourne. In the U.S., (301) 656-2942, fax (301) 656-3179.

Bahrain: Jewellery Arabia ?99, Nov. 10-13, Manama. (44-171) 862-2041, fax (44-171) 862-2049.

Canada: Jewellery World Expo, Aug. 8-10, Toronto.(416) 368-7616, Ext. 229, fax (416) 368-1986.

Expo Prestige ?99, Aug. 21-24, Montreal. (514) 251-2410, fax (514) 251-1702.

China: Ambiente China ? China International Trade Fair for Consumer Goods, April 19-21, Shanghai. (49-69) 7575-6091, fax (49-69) 7575-6604.

Tianjin Interjewelry Fair, April 30-May 4, Tianjin. (86-22) 28358256, fax (86-22) 28359854.

England: International Jewellery London, Sept. 5-8, London. (44-181) 910-7963, fax (44-181) 910-7930.

France: Bijorhca Paris ? International Trade Show for Jewelry, Watches, & Fashion Accessories, Sept. 4-7, Paris. In the U.S., (703) 522-5000, fax (703) 522-5005.

Germany: Midora ? International Clocks, Watches, and Jewelry Exhibition, Aug. 28-30, Leipzig. In the U.S., (800) 331-6134, fax (404) 525-6658.

INTERGEM, International Trade Fair for Gemstones and Gemstone Jewellery, Oct. 1-4, Idar-Oberstein. (46-6781) 41015, fax (46-6781) 42418.

Greece: Kosmima International Exhibition of Jewellery, Clocks, and Watches, Precious Stones, Machinery, and Equipment, Oct. 22-25, Thessaloniki. (30-31) 291154, fax (30-31) 291553.

Hong Kong: Hong Kong International Jewellery Show ?99, March 15-18, Wanchai. In the U.S., (212) 838-8688, fax (212) 838-8941.

Watch Tech ?99, the Eighth Watch Parts & Equipment Exhibition, May 21-24. (852) 2763 9011, fax (852) 2341 0379.

Hong Kong Jewellery & Watch Fair ?99, June 24-27. (852) 2827 6211, fax (852) 2827 7064.

Hong Kong Jewellery & Watch Fair ?99, Sept. 22-26. (852) 2827 6211, fax (852) 2827 7064.

Seventh Hong King Jewelry Manufacturers? Exhibition, Nov. 19-22. (852) 2766 3002, fax (852) 2362 3647.

India: Delhi International Jewellery & Watch Exhibition, Oct. 22-25, New Delhi. (91-11) 6319411-15, fax (91-11) 6319416.

Italy: Valenza Gioielli, March 6-9, Valenza. (39-131) 941851, fax (39-131) 946609.

OroArezzo, March 20-23, Arezzo. (39-575) 9361, fax (39-575) 383028. In the U.S., (212) 980-1500.

VicenzaOro 2, June 12-17, Vicenza.In the U.S., (800) 443-1479 or (213) 653-4705, fax (213) 653-1768.

MACEF Autumn 1999, Oro & Argento, Sept. 3-6, Milan. In the U.S., (212) 459-0044, fax (212) 459-0090.

Orogemma, Sept. 11-15, Vicenza. In the U.S., (800) 443-1479 or (213) 653-4705, fax (213) 653-1768.

Valenza Gioielli, Oct. 2-6, Valenza. (39-131) 941851, fax (39-131) 946609.

Japan: Third International Jewellery Kobe ?99, May 13-15, Tokyo. (81-3) 3349-8503, fax (81-3) 3345-7929.

Japan Jewellery Fair, Sept. 8-10, Tokyo. (81-3) 3733-6348, fax (81-3) 3233-6628.

Malaysia: Fifth Malaysia International Jewelex, Nov. 19-22, Kuala Lumpur. In the U.S., (603) 705-3151, fax (603) 705-3152.

Mexico: Joya ?99: International Jewelry, Silverware, Watchmaking, and Machinery Exhibition, March 13-16, Guadalajara. (52-3) 121-9238, 69, fax (52-3) 121-0299.

Joya ?99: International Jewelry, Silverware, Watchmaking, and Machinery Exhibition, Oct. 5-8, Guadalajara. (52-3) 121-9238, 69, fax (52-3) 121-0299.

Poland: Amberif 99, Sixth International Amber, Jewellery, & Watch Fair, March 25-28, Gdansk. (48-58) 5549 200, fax (48-58) 5522 168.

Portugal: Neojóia, March 11-14, Porto. (351-2) 9981462, fax (351-2) 9957499.

Portojoia ?99 ? 10th Goldsmithery and Watchmaking Exhibition, Sept. 22-26, Porto. (351-2) 9981400, fax (351-2) 9957499.

Spain: Barnajoya?International Jewellery, Watchmaking, Silverware, and Related Services Exhibition, Sept. 9-13, Barcelona. (34-93) 233-22-71, fax (34-93) 233-22-72.

Iberjoya?International Jewellery, Silverware, and Watch Exhibition, Sept. 17-21, Madrid. In the U.S., (305) 529-2854, fax (305) 446-1992.

Switzerland: Basel 1999, World Watch, Clock and Jewellery Show, April 29-May 6, Basel. (41-61) 686 20 20, fax (41-61) 686-21 90. In the U.S., (888) 574-2233 or (919) 383-1780, fax (919) 383-5597.

Taiwan: Tapei International Jewelry Show, Sept. 5-9, Tapei.(886-2) 725-1111, fax (886-2) 725-1314.

Thailand: Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair, March 10-13, Bangkok. (66-2) 513-2551, fax (66-2) 513-1828.

Bangkok Gems & Jewelry Fair, Sept. 29-Oct. 2, Bangkok. (66-2) 513-2551, fax (66-2) 513-1828.

United Arab Emirates: International Jewellery Dubai ?99, April 6-10, Dubai. (971-4) 3086079, FAX (971-4) 3064033.

Mideast Watch & Jewellery Fair, Nov. 1-5, Sharjah. (971-6) 391888, fax (971-6) 392888.

Calendar listings are accurate to the best of JCK?s knowledge at press time, but changes in schedules do occur. Readers should call the telephone numbers listed to check. When foreign telephone and fax numbers are included, the country and city codes are listed in parentheses. Submissions for the calendar should be mailed at least four months before the event?s date to ensure inclusion.