Antwerp Diamond Day will be a highlight of the economic trade mission to be led by HRH Prince Philippe of Belgium from March 20-27.
AWDC CEO Freddy J. Hanard will give an overview of the Belgian diamond trade and what it can offer Indian businesses. Dr. Jef Van Royen, senior research scientist at HRD Antwerp, Research, will speak on the theme of "Science Supporting Confidence in Diamonds." Werner Van Der Cruyssen, Customs Attache at the Belgian Embassy in India, will speak on customs formalities.
The event will also include a two-and-a-half-hour networking session for Belgian and Indian diamantaires. That will be followed by a reception in the presence of HRH Prince Philippe.