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ACJ's 2017 conference in Sheffield, 7 - 9 July

Our sixth international contemporary jewellery conference

The Conference Programme - schedule & times of events

Simon New Stair Portrait Jan 2014 crop copyAn inspirational roster of speakers & events:


Image: Key note speaker Simon Fraser

IMAGINE Peace Now ISBN 978 0 692 80506 0 Cover Page 001 300x232Boris Bally will speaking about his I.M.A.G.I.N.E. Peace Now project which features 100 different metalsmiths in a creative call for peace.

Pre-order his book and pick up your copy at the conference.

Programme times, venue, fees, accomodation etc

Delegate fees for 3 day event, lunch, dinner & refreshments:

ACJ Members £180.00
Non-members £220.00 (or join ACJ today & pay member rate)
ACJ student & new-graduate members £100.00 (full time students on accredited courses, ACJ will check status, and students will be asked to help)

Day rates:

Friday afternoon only £50, £30 for students. You can stay for dinner - must be booked in advance - for £22.00

Saturday only £80, £50 students. The delicious formal dinner is £30, and again must be booked in advance.

Sunday only, includes lunch: £50 / £30

Book directly here or book on Eventbrite (booking fee applies)

Pin swap: delegates attending the full conference are invited to bring one pin (brooch), suggested maximum material value £25, on the theme of Totems for our Times. These will be exhibited, and swapped by a raffle system on Saturday evening.

flockOmania 4 The Cass Edition by Zoe Robertson with Natalie Garrett Brown Amy Voris Sellotape Cinema Image by Christian Kipp 20Special performance by BY|WITH|BY and Zoe Robertson presents the flockOmania project

Image: flockOmania 4 The Cass Edition

Anne Marie Shillito 3d demoThere will be a rolling programme of demonstrations 

Seeding the CloudTake part in the Seeding the Cloud project, a hands on, practical session based around a walk.

Take part in the pin swap and take home a special pin made by another delegate!