New York Career Fair

Career Fair Day-at-a-Glance at GIA Jewelry Career Fair

Date: Monday, March 13, 2023
Location: Javits Convention Center, New York, NY

Come spend the afternoon at GIA's Career Fair, and be prepared to leave inspired and empowered. You'll have the opportunity to meet with recruiters from more than 30 gem and jewelry companies like Tiffany & Co., Ben Bridge, Mark Schneider, Sterling Jewelers, and Zales. Listen to industry VIPs share their insights on the gem and jewelry industry and participate in a career coaching session. The few hours you invest can translate into a future full of opportunities. Career Fair is free for general attendees.


Attendees will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn from opening panel of gem and jewelry industry leaders.

  • Meet with recruiters promoting open job positions.

  • Consult with a career coach from a variety of industry sectors and profession.

  • Network with representative of prominent gem and jewelry companies, industry professionals, GIA New York staff and other attendees.


9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

  • Check-In
  • Sign up for Career Coaching appointment

9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Meet with Industry Organizations

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

  • Welcome by Kimberly Overlin (Dean of Students, GIA) and  Susan Jacques (President and CEO, GIA)
  • Keynote Speaker – To be announced soon

11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Snack and Stretch Break

11:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  State of Industry Panel

12:30 p.m.  Snack and Stretch Break

12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Meet with Recruiters

12:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Career Coaching

  • Make appointments between 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 & 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

3:30 p.m. Career Fair Concludes