In This Episode
In this version of The Jewellery District you will hear JCK editor-in-chief Victoria Gomelsky and news director Rob Bates discussing last week’s JCK Digital display. There is a lot to go over for this to start with-of-its-type occasion for JCK, and Rob and Victoria, who ended up in on the action, have all of the insider commentary.
00:31 Victoria and Rob examine JCK’s Digital exhibit
04:10 Victoria chats about the trend talks she was involved in
08:58 The entrepreneurial spirit is continue to at get the job done in the jewelry industry, and Rob is amazed
10:40 Residing in a pre-COVID and submit-COVID earth
14:04 A future of augmented actuality may be approaching us. Victoria tells us about an expertise she had with some new know-how.
17:07 Rob and Victoria focus on the significance of your virtual presence
Hosts: Rob Bates and Victoria Gomelsky
Editor: Olivia Briley
Producer and engineer: Natalie Chomet
Plugs: jckonline.com, @jckmagazine
Common Overview of the Virtual Demonstrate
Victoria and Rob go over their practical experience with their to start with weeklong digital show. One particular of the most effortless areas of it was that they ended up live—but could also be viewed on demand from customers. The Digital show also experienced talks from faces new and previous. Rob mentions how he misses face-to-encounter interactions, and Victoria counters with how she appreciated employing the chat functionality to chat to people today she has not been capable to not too long ago.
Pattern Talks and A lot more
Victoria led a lot of the craze talks with industry experts from throughout the board—from gemstone to bridal, from trend to luxurious. Rob also performed his section in the Virtual display by speaking about The Industry Report with Yancy Weinrich. Victoria also clarifies her discuss with Chris Walton, a retail strategist from Minneapolis, on his “Ways Retail Will Alter Irrespective of COVID.” Chris emphasized to her the value of experimentation and social commerce.
The Entrepreneurial Spirit Is Alive and Perfectly
Rob is impressed with innovation in the jewellery marketplace as it demonstrates off its entrepreneurial spirit virtually. The marketplace pattern results clearly show that persons who are committed to their corporation will embrace the coming adjustments and get the required methods to go virtual. Victoria notes that the Digital show was rather optimistic, energetic, and enthusiastic over-all.
Sustainability and Beating Crises
The Digital demonstrate concentrated on bigger topics that nevertheless desired to be discussed, like sustainability. Victoria explains that she believes there will always be a “pre-COVID” and a “post-COVID” in our minds—but “post-COVID” encompasses so lots of required items in a gradually switching field. Rob mentions that we’ve been equipped to occur out of so many crises before in his lifetime, and Victoria miracles what this crisis means for the holiday time.
The Upcoming of Augmented Fact
Victoria discusses a dialogue she had with Max Moses, a Ukrainian “tech guy” from the corporation Atelar, on augmented truth. The technological innovation was impressive—and Moses thinks there is a future where by we no for a longer period have smartphones, but alternatively lenses with augmented truth capabilities. You are going to listen to about Victoria’s expertise using his technological innovation.
Maintaining Up Your Digital Existence
Rob mentions the great importance of new technologies like Zoom backgrounds in bringing up a larger dialogue about acceptable dress and creating your digital presence. Victoria discusses her digital camera readiness for the Digital display. Pivoting, Rob discusses how persons will most likely want to celebrate coming out of this disaster with new jewelry.