JCK, the largest and most iconic jewelry buying experience globally, operated by RX, announced registration is open for the 2023 event returning to The Venetian Expo & The Venetian in Las Vegas.
JCK: June 2 – 5, 2023
Luxury: May 31 – June 5, 2023, By Invitation Only May 31 & June 1
GEMS & JCK Talks: June 1 – 5, 2023
As the industry’s most renowned jewelry trade event in the world, uniting the industry in Las Vegas for the past 30 years, JCK continues to be the place the industry gathers, delivering an exceptional experience that serves all major segments of the jewelry industry with a collective attendance of 30,000 industry professionals from more than 130 countries. An award-winning show, JCK is the most important gathering for the jewelry trade.
In 2023, themed around innovation, attendees will discover and source new products from global brands, be immersed in the trends and advances in technology, as well as learn from thought leaders and connect face-to-face with other attendees.
“Coming off a momentous and celebratory year with record-breaking attendance and very high satisfaction scores, JCK is the place where connections are made, trends are discovered, major industry news is announced – and ultimately – where the most business happens in every major facet of the jewelry industry,” says Sarin Bachmann, Group Vice President, RX Jewelry Portfolio. “We look forward to welcoming new and returning jewelry professionals and providing the invaluable buying opportunities, education and networking they need to propel their businesses forward. Whether you are a buyer, designer, manufacturer, supplier or just entering the business, JCK will be the must-attend event of the year.”
JCK’s one-stop-shop curated show floor is organized into 20 neighborhoods, allowing visitors to easily navigate their experience by product type. The neighborhoods include a diverse array of product categories and exhibitors from leading designer brands, gemstones (including AGTA with an even larger presence) and finished pieces, to technology and equipment and so much more. To enrich the attendee experience, thoughtfully placed lounges and daily pop-up events will be organized around the show floor, along with engaging activations designed to inspire and create social media engagement and memories, and the fun “instagrammable moments” along with the high energy JCK always brings.
New for 2023, a focus on innovation including a new and improved Innovation Hub. Featuring technology, solutions and products, plus expert tips and content, it is the pinnacle of what’s next and what’s trending for the future of innovation in the jewelry industry. The Innovation Hub will include the JCK Retail Innovation exhibitors (moving up from Level 1) conveniently located next to the Showcase Stage. An area where attendees can see, touch, and feel hands-on technology while also learning about the latest innovations through the education on the Showcase Stage. The area will also feature the addition of a dedicate Social Media stage to provide attendees with tips and tricks for content creation and the importance of standing out on social media. Sessions will feature influencer-led discussions with panels and sessions daily.
The 2023 show will continue to provide attendees with a robust educational program of JCK Talks. Opening a day early on June 1 and running through the third day of the event on June 4, JCK Talks panels are designed to support the attendee planning experience with dedicated tracks taking place each day of the program. From marketing and sales to responsibility, DE&I and sustainability, expert panels are curated to provide key insights and education. The full schedule of JCK Talks and events produced by JCK and partners to be announced soon.
Save the date for pillar gatherings of JCK, returning once again for 2023. The JCK Keynote presentation will take place on the morning of Saturday, June 3, moving from the typical Friday morning timing. On Sunday, June 4, the highly anticipated JCK Rocks entertainment returns to Sunday night, featuring a musical guest performance. The JCK Keynote speaker and headlining entertainment will be announced soon. Other JCK pillar events already committed to return for 2023 include the Plumb Club 40th Anniversary Event (Saturday, June 3), Diamonds Do Good Event (Thursday, June 1), Le Vian Fashion show (Sunday, June 4), the Jewelers For Children Facets of Hope event which will lead into JCK Rocks (Sunday, June 4), and more.
To make the most in planning for JCK, attendees can explore exhibitors, events and JCK Talks schedules take advantage of the JCK Mobile app and ‘utilize favorites’ and add to calendar functions on the website. This allows for favoriting exhibitors, mapping out education and evening event schedules, navigating the floor plan, and planning ahead.
New and improved for 2023 is the JCK PRO experience. A badge upgrade option for retailers, JCK PRO offers an exceptional experience and enhanced amenities for attendees, including dedicated registration lines, a reserved area at JCK Rocks, a PRO-only lounge on the show floor, and more. The JCK PRO badge upgrade is available for attendees to purchase directly within the registration page.