The Ireland Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce (ILCC) has announced that its next event, entitled "Understanding Diamonds" will be held on Thursday 19 May 2022 from 18:30 at Schroeder Joailliers (27-29 Grand-Rue, Luxembourg-ville).

"Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend". So the song goes... But have you ever wondered how they come into existence? Where are diamonds found? What makes them so valuable? Why do they sparkle? Why are some diamonds more valuable than others? How is the quality of a diamond determined? What are the four Cs of diamonds?

If you want to know the answers to these questions, the experts will explain at the next ILCC event, organised within the ILCC series "The business of..". Also, those attending will have the opportunity to examine a diamond under a microscope.


  • 18:30 Registration
  • 19:00 Welcome by Joe Huggard, ILCC Chairman
  • 19:05 Presentation by Pierre Rossy, Graduate in Precious Stones (Idar-Oberstein) and Sophie Rossy, Graduate in Gemmology (HRD Antwerp)
  • 19:45 Questions and Answers
  • 20:00 "Examine a Diamond" and Networking Cocktail

Cost: non-members €25 (free for members).

Prior registration is necessary by email; For security reasons, only those who have registered in advance can be admitted. Closing date for registrations is Tuesday 17 May. Numbers are strictly limited and registration will be on a first come basis.

Venue: Schroeder Joailliers (27-29 Grand-Rue, Luxembourg-ville)

Organiser: ILCC

Price: see above

Reservations: see above