Over 300 delegates attended the first Gold and Jewellery Group conference, including senior representatives from the Government of Dubai, international and regional industry experts, senior banking officials and institutions.
Held in January 2003, the conference, entitled: ‘City of Gold – a Vision for the Future’. The conference was held to underline Dubai’s key role as the hub of the region for gold and jewellery.
The conference aimed to create greater awareness of the economic impact and importance of the trade to Dubai’s economy.
Organisations who presented speakers included: the World Gold Council, Antwerp Diamond High Council, De Beers, International Gemmological Institute, Dubai International Financial Centre, Dubai Government, National Bank of Dubai, Standard Bank, Commerz Bank, and ABN AMRO.
The conference will be an annual event. Further details will be posted on the website when confirmed.
Conference Archives: City of Gold – A Vision for the Future