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                                                                                                                                                NATURAL  STONE  INDUSTRY TODAY-SEMINAR
                                                                                                                                                Organisers-XIAMEN STONE FAIR & WONASA
                                                                                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                                DATE- March 7, 2015
                                                                                                                                                PLACE- Meeting Room 401. 4th Floor of XICEC.
                                                                                                                                                TIME- 15:00
                                                                                                                                                DURATION- Approx.120 minutes.

                                                                                                                                                INTRODUCTION- What is WONASA? By John-Petter Gundersen, President, World Natural Stone Association (WONASA).

                                                                                                                                                PART 1
                                                                                                                                                MARKETING OF NATURE STONE
                                                                                                                                                1. Why Natural Stone?. Karen Abdalla, Marketing Manager, Marmonil, Egypt. 
                                                                                                                                                2. Luxury Stones in the international markets. Paolo Florio Giafarov, President, DGG, Brazil.
                                                                                                                                                3. Prospects for the stone industry in the world in 2015.Trends and Tendencies. Anil Taneja, President, Publicaciones Litos SL, Spain.


                                                                                                                                                PART 2

                                                                                                                                                PANEL DISCUSSION- CHINA IN TRANSITION: 

                                                                                                                                                THE EVOLVING CHINA STONE INDUSTRY OF THE FUTURE

                                                                                                                                                SPEAKERS-
                                                                                                                                                1. Mr. John Petter Gundersen, Vice President, Lundhs, Norway.
                                                                                                                                                2. Mr. R. Veeramani, President, Gem Granites, India.
                                                                                                                                                3. Mr Guo Zhijun, President, Xiamen Stone Enterprise, China.
                                                                                                                                                4. Mr Chen, Bu Tian, China.