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JWA Dubai is the first business award of its kind focusing on the jewellery industry in the Middle East. It is a regional edition of Jewellery World Awards (JWA), which is one of the most respected business awards for the international jewellery and gemstone trade, covering the full pipeline from mine to market. An independent, robust, transparent and intellectually rigorous judging process honours outstanding individuals and exceptional companies that make significant contributions and have a positive impact in the world of jewellery and gemstones.

Organised by Informa Markets Jewellery and Italian Exhibition Group, JWA Dubai aims to promote innovation, excellence, best practices, genuine leadership, and the advancement of sustainability, for the betterment of all, in the industry.

JWA Dubai embraces a broad range of entrants. Companies or individuals in the Middle East seeking to elevate their brand, showcase achievements and successes, recognise teamwork, be seen amongst leaders of the industry, and share business best-practices, should enter JWA Dubai.

Individuals and companies with business operation in the following countries are welcome to enter:

Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen

It is FREE to enter JWA Dubai. Each company may enter a maximum of two (2) categories.

JWA Dubai 2022 has 4 categories. This includes the Lifetime Achievement Award which is by nomination. Each entrant can enter up to two (2) categories.

Online registration is required to view the category judging criteria and enter JWA Dubai. By creating an online entry account, you can register for JWA Dubai, preview judging criteria, submit entries, and update personal information / answers, any time before the entry deadline on 6 January 2022 (Thursday) at 23:59 Hong Kong time. Click HERE to create an online entry account or HERE to login to your account.

JWA Dubai respects all cultures and languages. As an regional award, experts from different countries within and outside of the Middle East are invited to the judging panel. To facilitate the judging session, entrants are required to use English unless specified otherwise. If supporting documents contain languages other than English (e.g. certificate, video, etc), please provide English captions or subtitles, or they may not be accepted by the judging panel.

Judges look for innovation and high standards, especially those demonstrating best-business practices and excellence, regardless of the scale of business operation and area of specialisation.

JWA Dubai Recipients will be announced on Tuesday, 25 January 2022. The award presentation will be held at the JWA Dubai Ceremony and Gala Dinner on Monday, 21 February 2022, during Jewellery, Gem & Technology Dubai.