American Watchmakers-Clockmakers Holding 2017 Convention

The American Watchmakers-Clockmakers Institute will host its annual convention October 4–7, 2017, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Tampa Airport—Westshore hotel in Tampa, Fla.

The event features more than 12 hours of education, a vendor fair filled with tools and technologies, and a tour of watchband manufacturer Hadley-Roma.

John Reardon, international head of watches at Christie’s, will be the keynote speaker. Class topics include American Style Time & Strike Movement, Servicing the Accutron, Appraising for Clockmakers and Watchmakers, and Selecting & Maintaining a Lathe.

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(Image courtesy of the American Watchmakers-Clockmakers Institute)

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