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VISITORS

Welcome to the 33rd INTERGEM

„The World’s Finest Colours“ – These are the finest gemstones, most desirable jewellery, fascinating objects: goldsmiths and designers, jewellers and traders, researchers and scientists from around the world will meet from 30 September to 3 October 2017 at the exquisite trade fair in Germany’s gemstone capital, Idar-Oberstein.

„The World’s Finest Colours“ – The INTERGEM is regarded internationally as a special insider tip: its exhibitors display traditional gemstone craftsmanship, state-of-the-art design and pioneering technology. The flair of Idar-Oberstein, the cradle of German gemstone craftsmanship, makes this trade fair a very special experience.

Opening hours:

Satureday, 30 Sept. – Monday, 02 Oct. 2017

  • daily from 9:30 am – 6:00 pm

Tuesday, 03 Oct. 2017 (public holiday)

  • from 9:30 am – 5: 00 pm

Admission prices (incl. catalogue):

Day ticket  € 19,00
Supplementary ticket for following day  € 10,00
Reduced rate day ticket*  € 14,00
Groups of 25 people and over*  € 12,00
Catalogue  €   5,00

* vocational school pupils, vocational college students, trainees in the gemstone & jewellery sector

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EHIBITORS

At the heart of the market: INTERGEM offers opportunities for exhibitors.

„The World’s Finest Colours“ – The INTERGEM is a globally-renowned trade fair for gemstones, gemstone jewellery and objects as well as processing and manufacturing technology. Since 1985 the national and international jewellery and gemstone sector has met each autumn in the German gemstone capital Idar-Oberstein.

Facts & figures:

  • over 120 exhibitors
  • 5,000 square metres of exhibition space
  • 3,500 trade visitors from 25 countries
  • INTERGEM special: Forum: Design and Forum: Gemstone Carving
  • extensive support programme

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FOR THE MEDIA

Media-Service:

Here you can find the complete INTERGEM service for journalists: accreditation, press material, general information.

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IN THE MEDIA

INTERGEM media review:

Beyond the horizon: national and international media report worldwide on the INTERGEM:

HIGHLIGHTS

Best Of Intergem
Best of Intergem

"Best Of" products are identified by a special display sign on the fair stands.

GEMSTONE CARVING
GEMSTONE CARVING

The GEMSTONE CARVING area newly created in 2016 is a further highlight at the INTERGEM.…

FORUM DESIGN
FORUM DESIGN

With the FORUM DESIGN the INTERGEM offers a platform on which gemstone and jewellery designers…

Paraiba Tourmaline
Paraiba Tourmaline

Idar-Oberstein - The Paraiba tourmaline is one of the most sought-after gemstones in the world.…

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SUPPORT PROGRAMME

More than a show

„More than a show“ is the motto of the INTERGEM. The support programme demonstrates this in many different facets. It offers visitors and exhibitors information & inspiration, further training and entertainment, new ideas and interdisciplinary exchange. Personal contact included.
At this years INTERGEM we are presenting interesting topics and events.

SUNDAY, 2. OKTOBER 2016

8:00 h – 18:00 h
INTERGEM Golf-Cup
Golf tournament for the INTERGEM-Cup

Location: Golf-course in Kirschweiler

11:00 h
Exhibitors’ Conference
Augusta® Technic, Augsburg
„Mode 360o – innovative gemstone photography“

Location: Hall 1, Stand 412

14:00 h
„That’s what gives it that extra something“
The detection of copper in Paraiba tourmaline with a portable spectrometer

Dr. Claudio Milisenda
DSEF – Deutsche Stiftung Edelsteinforschung / German Gem Lab

Location: Hall 2, Stand 106 Forum Paraiba

15:30 h
Workshop German Gemmological Association

Practical detection of synthetic diamonds

Location: Hall 1, Competence Center, Stand 308

MONDAY, 3. OKTOBER 2016

11:00 h
„The Magic of Paraiba tourmaline“
Lecture Dr. Claudio Milisenda
DSEF – Deutsche Stiftung Edelsteinforschung / German Gem Lab

Location: Hall 2, Stand 106 Forum Paraiba

12:00 h
„That’s what gives it that extra something“
The detection of copper in Paraiba tourmaline with a portable spectrometer

Dr. Claudio Milisenda
DSEF – Deutsche Stiftung Edelsteinforschung / German Gem Lab

Location: Hall 2, Stand 106 Forum Paraiba

15:30 h
Workshop German Gemmological Association

Practical detection of synthetic diamonds

Location: Hall 1, Competence Center, Stand 308

TRAVELLING TO IDAR-OBERSTEIN

Frankfurt Airport (FRA):
approx. 127 km distant, direct rail link to Idar-Oberstein

Frankfurt-Hahn Airport (HHN):
approx. 36 km distant

Idar-Oberstein Airfield (EDRG):
Airfield for private planes and helicopters, approx. 8 km distant

Idar-Oberstein Railway Station
approx. 5 km distant, direct link to the Nahetal line between Saarbrücken and Frankfurt/Main,
free shuttle bus to Messe Idar-Oberstein

Idar-Oberstein Tourist Information offers an accommodation search facility on its website. Accommodation can be booked simply using this.

Accommodation search of the town of Idar-Oberstein

During the INTERGEM visitors can make use of a free shuttle bus, which travels between Messe Idar-Oberstein and the town at 30-minute intervals.

Shuttle bus timetable (PDF)

Schloss
Schloss
Oberstein
Felsenkirche
Edelsteinmuseum

THE INTERGEM BLOGS

Intergem 2016 – The Movie
Intergem 2016 – the movie

Intergem 2016 - the movie https://youtu.be/zGu_Tl2yhEY

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Everything Is So Green At The INTERGEM 2017
Everything is so green at the INTERGEM 2017

This year's INTERGEM held from 30 September to 3 October in Idar-Oberstein is focused upon…

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INTERGEM 2016 Burgeoning In Visitor Numbers
INTERGEM 2016 burgeoning in visitor numbers

The thirty-second INTERGEM took place in Idar-Oberstein from 30 September to 10 October 2016, and…

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