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At ORIGINALLUXURY, we are dedicated to pioneering transparency and traceability in the luxury sector. With our academic and technology partners, we aim to empower luxury brands, bridge industry gaps, and simplify information for consumers.

3rd Luxury Roundtable

3rd Luxury Roundtable

04 March 2024, IMD-Lausanne, Switzerland

Highlights:

  • Technology, Digital Product Passports and Partnerships
  • Catalyzer & Conundrum: Collective action in the luxury industry for the greater good
  • Technology, Raw Materials and Partnerships
  • Future Trends For Transparency & Traceability
  • Sustainability, Technology and the Luxury Sector
  • Stakeholder Mapping - a collaborative undertaking

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The Beating Heart

The Beating Heart

Our member VD-GLOBAL presented the “Beating Heart” one of only two diamonds-in-a-diamond currently in existence. This exquisite piece is recorded on the TRACR platform.

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The ORIGINALLUXURY Diamond

The ORIGINALLUXURY Diamond

VD GLOBAL generously gifted ORIGINALLUXURY a diamond with OPSYDIA's unique Nano-ID and recorded on TRACR with code vz196p8690tla3sij1uwo8ct. Showcasing the strength of a multi-technology partnership.

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2024 AUS-Chalhoub Symposium on Luxury

2024 AUS-Chalhoub Symposium on Luxury

20 February 2024, American University of Sharjah

Highlights:

  • Centered on sustainable innovation within the industry with the theme Reimagining the Way We Live.
  • Underscored the imperative for luxury brands to integrate sustainability seamlessly into their business models
  • Achieving sustainability is contingent upon embracing transparency, and technology serves as the essential tool for realizing this transparency.

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Research Center for Grand Challenges Breakfast

Research Center for Grand Challenges Breakfast

14 December 2023, UNIL-Lausanne, Switzerland

Highlights:

  • The paradox of transparency in luxury
  • The role of technological solutions to help solve the challenges associated with transparency and traceability
  • The path to contributing to UN SDG 12

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LCA Working Group

LCA Working Group

29 November 2023, Zoom

Highlights:

  • Focus on Carbon Footprint and Sustainability
  • Technological Innovations for Traceability
  • Challenges in Lifecycle Assessment

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Gold Working Group

Gold Working Group

15 November 2023, Zoom

Highlights:

  • Challenges in Recycled Gold Traceability
  • Innovative Solutions for Traceability
  • Collaborative Framework for Industry Transformation

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Gold Action Lab

Gold Action Lab

19 October 2023, Private Bank, Geneva, Switzerland

Highlights:

  • Differences in interpreting responsibility for recycled versus newly mined gold
  • Traceability versus transparency
  • Lack of regulatory harmonization (e.g. insufficient standards)
  • Difficult market conditions
  • Complexity and uncertainty regarding sustainability efforts

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2nd Luxury Roundtable

2nd Luxury Roundtable

15 May 2023, IMD-Lausanne, Switzerland

Highlights:

  • Transparency & traceability in context
  • Africa - Pioneering transparency & traceability
  • Transparency & Traceabilit - The Changing Regulatory Environment
  • Transparency & Traceabilit - Sectoral specificities
  • The Luxury Transparency & Traceability research project

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Monaco Symposium On Luxury

Monaco Symposium On Luxury

4-6 April 2023, Monaco: Roundtable "New Tech in Luxury"

Highlights:

'New Tech in Luxury', moderated by Prof. Felicitas Morhart (Professor of Marketing, HEC Lausanne), with Manila Di Giovanni, Founder and CEO, DWorld Hans Schwab, CEO, OriginAll and Thomas Baillod, Founder and CEO, BA1110D

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1st Luxury Roundtable

1st Luxury Roundtable

31 May 2022, IMD-Lausanne, Switzerland

Highlights:

  • THE WHY – The Case For Transparency
  • THE WHAT – Deployed Initiatives
  • THE HOW – Enhancing Luxury Stakeholder Value
  • The Luxury Transparency & Traceability research

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ORIGINALLUXURY: Impact and Future

Driving measurable advancements in transparency.

Positioning the luxury sector at the forefront of transparency best practices.

Paving the way for unparalleled transparency through technology and knowledge.