The sponsorship agreement has been set up to help provide support for designers exhibiting at the show. The support will include using The Goldsmiths’ Centre as a venue for ILJ’s Exhibitor Summer Masterclasses.
Exhibitors will receive mentorship and guidance at the masterclasses on 15 June.
Expert tutors from The Goldsmiths’ Centre will take part in IJL’s Show Seminar programme, and they will also share mentoring advice on IJL’s pre-show online content.
Sam Willoughby, IJL show director, said: “We are very fortunate and grateful to have the support of The Goldsmiths’ Centre to help IJL encourage, support and promote our young emerging designers and talented exhibitors at this year’s show.”
Peter Taylor, director of the Goldsmiths’ Centre, adds: “IJL shares our passion to support and help transform emerging designers into global brands. The Goldsmiths’ Centre is thrilled to be IJL’s official partner hosting their educational initiatives KickStart and Bright Young Gems.”
As well as this,The Goldsmiths’ Centre will be the venue for an exclusive VIP preview of this year’s winners of Editors’ Choice, KickStarters and the Bright Young Gems on 14 June.
International Jewellery London will take place on 3 – 5 September this year.