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Application for Showcase Floor

Deadline: Jun 22, 2024 11:59 pm (GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Date: Jun 23, 2024 12:00 pm - Jun 23, 2024 5:00 pm (EDT)
Melville, New York

About the event

Industry Standard: Jewelers Summit Our summit aims to establish a modern event model for jewelers that sets the standard for professional development, networking, and resource sharing within specific regional markets. Our inaugural event on Long Island focuses on these key goals: • Empowerment: Provide jewelers at all career stages with the knowledge, resources, and inspiration to elevate their businesses and achieve their goals. • Connection: Create a vibrant community where jewelers can network, build relationships, and access potential partnerships and collaborations. • Local Focus: Address the specific needs, challenges, and opportunities faced by jewelers within the Long Island region. Who Should Attend: • Aspiring and emerging jewelers • Established jewelers looking for new growth strategies • Individuals considering a career shift into jewelry making or related fields What to Expect: • Inspiring Success Stories: Discover diverse pathways to a successful jewelry career. Hear from expert panelists representing jewelry schools, wholesale businesses, vintage curation, and bespoke fine jewelry. Learn about their unique journeys and proven business strategies. • Interactive Q&A: Join a lively Q&A moderated by our program coordinator, Jen Salta. Address your specific questions and get practical advice tailored to the challenges and opportunities facing Long Island-based jewelers. We'll provide the panelists with discussion prompts in advance to ensure a focused, informative dialogue. • Build Your Network: Connect with fellow attendees, established jewelers, and potential vendors showcasing their services. • Recharge & Refuel: Step out to the hotel's restaurant for a convenient lunch break. This is the designated time for attendees to freely enter and exit the event space. • Explore the Showcase Floor: During scheduled networking breaks, visit vendor booths on the second floor offering jewelry-specific products and services. Engage with suppliers and discover resources to support your business growth. Join us on June 23rd at the Hilton Long Island!
Colored Colors
Colored Colors
Colored Colors
Colored Colors

About the application

Welcome to the Industry Standard: Jewelers Summit!
Join us at the Hilton Long Island for the inaugural Jewelers Summit, a groundbreaking event designed to elevate the jewelry industry. Our mission is to set a new standard for professional development, networking, and resource sharing within the region.
Our Vision: The Jewelers Summit is more than just an event – it's a model for empowering entrepreneurial communities. We envision replicating this success in other industries, fostering growth and collaboration across Long Island and New York.
Event Information
Date: Sunday, June 22nd, 2024
Time: 12 PM – 5 PM
Location: The Hilton Long Island (598 Broadhollow Rd, Melville, NY 11747)

Who Should Attend
This event is tailored for:
  • Aspiring and emerging jewelers
  • Established jewelers seeking growth strategies
  • Individuals exploring careers in jewelry making or related fields
Event Highlights
  • Empowerment: Gain knowledge, resources, and inspiration to elevate your business.
  • Connection: Network with fellow jewelers, build relationships, and explore collaborations.
  • Local Focus: Address the specific needs and opportunities of the Long Island jewelry community.
The Showcase Floor
Connect with suppliers and discover essential resources during dedicated networking breaks on the second floor. Our exclusive showcase features vendor booths offering jewelry-specific products and services. VIP Keynote speakers will enjoy a dedicated hour to meet all vendors prior to the opening of the showcase floor.
Table Space
  • Each vendor will receive a 6ft x 4ft space on the second floor.
  • Space placement will be determined internally, and changes cannot be made during the event.
Vendor Benefits
  • 6-foot table and two chairs
  • Commemorative lanyard
  • Personalized digital flyers
  • Professional event photos
  • VIP experience with keynote speakers
  • Prioritized customer service
  • Wi-Fi hotspots and electrical access (upon request)
Limited Availability
This inaugural event will host only 14 vendors and all applications will be subject to approval. Apply now for consideration!
Your participation also supports:
  • Staffing, media coverage, and marketing
  • Advocacy for arts and culture
  • Independent professional development
Application Process
  • Applications are reviewed within 24 hours.
  • Your card will be charged only upon acceptance.
  • All communication will be through EVENTENY. Download the mobile app for the latest updates.
Applications may be rejected for:
  • No-shows at prior events
  • Rude or negative communication with staff
  • Issued chargebacks
  • Violations of community guidelines
Don't miss this opportunity to connect, learn, and grow your jewelry business!

Terms & Conditions

Colored Colors nor Industry Standard are liable or responsible for any accidents or incidents that occur while vendors or patrons are within limits of the event. We are not responsible for any lost, stolen, or damaged goods. You are welcomed to inquire about temporary event insurance with our team. 
In addition each vendor holds responsibility and liability for their own products and space.
Colored Colors nor Industry Standard are responsible for any sales that the vendor must make. We do not take any commission of your sales after the vendor fee is paid. Lack of sales will not be a valid reason for a refund or credit. 
We take responsibility in marketing this event through all our socials, community partners and within other outlets throughout our community. Our priority is to provide an excellent experience to our participants and patrons. 
Rain Date Policy:
  • No refunds will be provided if the vendor is unable to participate in the scheduled date or have a last minute cancellation. No exceptions.
Full Cancellation:
  • In case of a full cancellation due to a proven accident, riot, strike, epidemic, forces of nature, or any other legitimate condition beyond our control, the event will be postponed.
  • Vendors will receive a FULL REFUND. 
Last Minute Cancellation:
  • In the event of a last-minute cancellation, the reason will be reviewed by our team.
  • Depending on the decision, the vendor may receive a 50% credit, valid for one full year from the cancellation date.
Credit Exceptions:
  • Credits may have exceptions for some events based on different contractual agreements with our partners.

Once you have signed your name at the end of this application you are agreeing to all of our Terms & Conditions which include our Refund Policies starting January 1st, 2024. All these changes have been made due to multitude of incidents in 2023 and the inconsistency in weather that caused much distraught with our planning. We are diligently working to ensure clear communication and the best overall experience. We look forward to the opportunity to work with all of you.


Table Space on Showcase Floor $150 (+ tax and fees) Non-refundable Vendor space provided for this event is 6FT x 4FT and will be placed on the second floor of the event space 'Showcase Floor'. The exact placement of your space will be internally decided, and vendors will not have the option to change spaces during the event. Please note that these areas are the only vending areas in the event. Vendors are also provided with the following: - One 6-foot folding table and two foldable chairs - Commemorative event lanyard - Personalized digital flyers for promotional purposes - 2-3 personal professional event photos - VIP experience with keynote speakers - Prioritized customer service

Questions on the application

Business information

  • Business name
  • Legal business name
  • Contact name
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Website (Optional)
  • Logo (Optional)

Additional information

  • Please choose a category that resonates with you:
  • Please tell us more about your business
  • What are your prices? (please answer with a range i.e $5-$100)
  • I certify that my work is not "Buy-Sell" or Production work and completely made by me.
  • How did you hear about us?
  • Did someone recommend you to participate in our event? If so, please share the name and Instagram handle of that person below.
  • By signing your name, you agree to our terms and conditions.

Picture requirements

  • Minimum pictures required: 3
  • Kindly provide the following high-resolution photos with your application: - A minimum of two photos showcasing your work. - A minimum of one photo featuring a prior event display. Please note that these photos will be utilized for marketing materials, and changes after the acceptance of your application will not be possible.
Application for Showcase Floor
Application for Showcase Floor
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