What better way to start the year? SIHH 2019, the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie opens its doors today, 14 January, until 17 January. The 29th edition is happening in the beautiful Geneva city.
This event will offer an exclusive preview of the latest watch releases and an immersive experience into the many sides of Fine Watchmaking. It is, undoubtfully, the first major meeting of the year and a essential event for everyone, professionals and enthusiasts, in the watch community.
For the past 28 years, since 1991, each new edition of SIHH gives over 15,000 visitors a precious and unique view and understanding of horological expertise. Highlighting each brand inside a carefully designed setting, it remains true to its mission: showcasing the best of its field. Visitors can explore the latest collections of timepieces, meet other professionals, spot future trends in watchmaking, and find everything they may desire in the 18 Historic Maisons and the 17 independent artisan-creators inside the Carré des Horlogers.
Since its origin, SIHH is the center of the developing global watch market and, over the years, has grown into a unique assembly space for the industry.
Open to professional visitors and now the general public, SIHH is always working to preserve the culture of time measurement and promote watchmaking techniques and expertise. It remains a crucial point for everyone across the sector. In it, decisions are made and the history of watchmaking is marked by the clock’s ticking.
SIHH is organised by the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie (FHH), under the guidance of the Exhibitor Committee which guarantees the exhibition’s independence and preserves its core values of quality and excellence. Composed of representatives from each of the historic Maisons, the Committee manages everything related to the organization of SIHH. For example, it selects and approves according to precise criteria all new exhibitors.
If you admire the Finest Craftsmanship, exclusive, limited-edition and unique pieces, as well as designs full of imagination, don’t forget to visit SIHH 2019 to discover the wonders of contemporary design and craft.
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