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AGS Accepting Speaker Proposals for Conclave 2024 June 07, 2023 (1 comment)


Las Vegas, NV—The American Gem Society (AGS) is now accepting speaker proposals for its 2024 Conclave in Austin, Texas, April 15–17, 2024. According to an AGS release, the event brings together industry professionals, thought leaders, and the AGS community for a three-day immersive experience focused on gemology and business.

The 2024 Conclave will feature an array of breakout sessions, including panel discussions, insider insights, and hands-on classes. In addition, the event will offer sessions tailored for beginners, intermediate learners, and advanced professionals. This inclusive approach ensures that participants at any stage of their careers will find valuable and enriching content, said the release.

Seeks Dynamic Speakers 

AGS seeks dynamic speakers for the breakout sessions who can address timely topics relevant to the jewelry industry. Some areas of interest include artificial intelligence (AI), security, government regulations, DEI, laboratory-grown diamonds, retail innovation, consumer buying behaviors, gemology, marketing/sales, HR, and legal issues relevant to the jewelry industry. The goal is to provide attendees with a comprehensive understanding of the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities in the ever-evolving gemology landscape, said the release.

"Conclave's enduring success is fueled by the rich tapestry of diverse and timely topics relevant to our members," said Katherine Bodoh, CEO of the American Gem Society. "We strive to provide an immersive and unforgettable learning experience through sessions led by a variety of leading experts in their respective fields. We are seeking speakers who can captivate our community, leading sessions that leave participants enriched, empowered, and fully equipped to thrive in our ever-evolving industry."

Complete Online Form 

Interested individuals can complete an online form at to submit a speaker proposal. The deadline for proposal submissions is September 29, 2023. For any questions, contact

A proposal is required for consideration as a presenter at Conclave 2024. Submissions received after the deadline will not be considered for inclusion in the event's program.

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REAL experience over 50 years in this incredible jewelry industry.
First response will be ” who is she anyway, I have never heard of her.:
Now is the time to meet me.
Please contact me with your consideration to speak to this prestigous group.
Tamra J Moore

By Tamra Moore on Jun 12th, 2023 at 3:07pm

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