From Mine to Finger. A deep dive into the world of Diamonds

The Antwerp World Diamond Centre and the  University of Antwerp warmly invite you to get to know the diamond industry inside out during this two week intensive summer school. During the first week, students discover the world of diamonds in every aspect. Topics include the historical, geological, technical, economical, commercial and ethical perspectives of the global diamond trade. During the second week, the summer school builds further on this introductory track by focussing on "innovation" in every facet of the global diamond industry, from Mine to Finger. The focus on sustainability is crucial here.

The summer school wiil take place from 27 August until 7 September 2018 and is targetted at final year Bachelor students and Master students from different disciplines, as well as at young professionals and researchers, interested in deepening their knowledge about diamonds and its industry.

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