66 | The Jewelry Business Magazine It is chargeable with sunlight or artificial light. Mixed with a suitable specific binder, Super-LumiNova® is applied on dials and hands. With sufficiently sized markings, a full night legibility can be achieved according to ISO 3157. Short delivery times and triple quality control are standard practice to maintain the highest possible quality standard. Features: • Equipped with Super-Luminova® for a full glow dial. • Water-resistant to 50 Meters or 165 feet •  Performance stainless steel screw-down case back for maximum water resistance. • 35mm or 43mm wide • 10mm thick (approximately 0.4 inches thick) •  Red case, white dial or black dial and new date feature. •  White or black silicone rubber “holy” strap with red loop, red buckle • Mineral Crystal • Japanese Quartz movement • 2-year warranty on the movement • Long lasting afterglow in the dark. • Super-LumiNova® pigments are the choice of the watch industry for the highest possible afterglow performance. •  The materials are all 100% Swiss made and available in selected grades. • MSRP: $85. For more information call 800-360-2586 or info@40nine.com AGS Accepting RFPs for Breakout Speakers at Conclave 2020 The American Gem Society is now accepting Requests for Proposals (RFPs) to present at the annual Conclave in Denver, CO, April 27-29, 2020. The AGS is looking for presenters on a variety of topics: • Appraising • Business management • Ethics • Gemology • Human resources • In-store events • Retail Innovation • Marketing and sales • Security • Sourcing • Succession planning • Sustainability • Technology • Watches The AGS plans to incorporate into its program, panel discussions, insider insights, sessions for varying educational levels (i.e. beginner, intermediate, and advanced), and hands- on classes. AGS seeks to incorporate timely topics on issues relevant to the jewelry industry, such as blockchain, laboratory- created diamonds, retail innovation, and consumer buying behaviors. “Conclave is a continued success because of the diverse range of topics offered. It’s a core strength of our program and has helped make it the most trusted source of information on gemology and business in our industry,” said Katherine Bodoh, CEO of AGS and AGS Laboratories. “We take active measures to preserve this diversity, because it enriches the learning experience for our attendees.” RFPs can be completed online at: www.surveymonkey.com/r/ Conclave2020RFP. Please submit your speaker Request for Proposal by August 9, 2019. Each submission will be reviewed and you will be notified by November 29, 2019 on the status of your submission. If you have any questions, contact Alethea Inns, CGA, Director of Gemology and Education at ainns@ags.org. Please note, RFPs submitted after the deadline will not be considered for inclusion into Conclave 2020. To be considered as a presenter for Conclave 2020, an RFP is required.