February 29, 2008
A delegation from Japan Jewellery Association (JJA) headed by Mr. Imanishi Chairman, JJA alongwith three members accompanied by Mr. Atul Parekh GJEPC Co-ordinator visited IIGJ Mumbai.
They were briefed and taken around the Institute by Col. (Retd) S.K.Arora , Head of the Institute. They were highly impressed with the State of the art training facilities available at IIGJ.
The purpose of their visit was to understand various facilities available in India in the sector of Gem & Jewellery and to create awareness in Japan and also explore the areas of mutual co-operation.
They also took an oppurtunity to meet Ms.Yuko Ogawa of Japan who successfully completed Basic Jewellery Design course, CAD/CAM Rhino Course & Casting Course. Ms. Yuko Ogawa is a daughter of one of the jewellery designer of Japan.
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