AMPT Announces WD Lab Grown Diamonds as PUZZLE X Event Sponsor

AMPT and WD Lab Grown Diamonds are pleased to announce they will join forces at the PUZZLE X 2021 Event Nov 16-18 in Barcelona to drive Frontier Materials innovation in line with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
February 10, 2022

Advanced Material Future Preparedness Taskforce (AMPT), an international think tank and association on Frontier Materials is committed to facilitating and expediting Materials Deep Tech for societal impact. WD Lab Grown Diamonds (WD) is a pioneering materials science company and laboratory created diamond manufacturer based in the USA, and the first in the world to be third-party sustainability certified and to achieve 100% Climate Neutrality. WD Lab Grown Diamonds will be joining the inaugural PUZZLE X event taking place Nov 16-18 in Barcelona to drive Frontier Materials in aid of the Sustainable Development Goals set out by the United Nations by 2030.

The PUZZLE X™ initiative is a vibrant global event + a 365-day Deep Tech venture builder dedicated to enabling materials of the future to help our world today. At the leading-edge of science and technology, it is an interception point and a collision ground for science, business, venture and sustainability. WD Lab Grown Diamonds will showcase their R&D innovations at the PUZZLE X event, sharing their vision for driving meaningful societal impact and technological advancements through material science and sustainability.

Dr.Zina Jarrahi Cinker, Director General of AMPT, said: "It is great to partner with a forward-looking materials science company that is committed to sustainability. WD Lab Grown Diamonds is an excellent example for materials companies that are investing in sustainable stewardship.”

“We’re excited to be joining the AMPT team in Barcelona for this ground-breaking event,” said John Ciraldo, Chief Technology Officer of WD Lab Grown Diamonds. “At WD, we are ushering in The Diamond Age, leveraging the unique, advanced material qualities of diamond to create disruptive solutions for the good of people and planet. We look forward to building meaningful connections with the PUZZLE X community this November and beyond.”

Diamonds

Sustainability

Manufacturing

Carbon Circularity

What SDG is this related to?

MATTERverse Activity

Author

AMPT

AMPT (Advanced Material Future Preparedness Taskforce) is the leading international think tank, association, and platform of over 30 country chapters focused on architecting and cross pollinating the Frontier Material ecosystem. AMPT’s meticulously designed initiatives & programs focus on nurturing and developing 6 focal need-areas to deliver wholistic impact across the entirety of the ecosystem activated by leading academic institutions, industry stakeholders, start-ups and investors.

Related Contacts

John Ciraldo

John Ciraldo is the CTO at WD Lab Grown Diamonds. Previously, he co-founded J2 Materials, a lab-grown diamond company based in Chicago before being bought by WD where he became CTO in 2021. John was a graduate student at UC Riverside where he performed studies related to thin films and nanoscale device fabrication.

February 10, 2022

Advanced Material Future Preparedness Taskforce (AMPT), an international think tank and association on Frontier Materials is committed to facilitating and expediting Materials Deep Tech for societal impact. WD Lab Grown Diamonds (WD) is a pioneering materials science company and laboratory created diamond manufacturer based in the USA, and the first in the world to be third-party sustainability certified and to achieve 100% Climate Neutrality. WD Lab Grown Diamonds will be joining the inaugural PUZZLE X event taking place Nov 16-18 in Barcelona to drive Frontier Materials in aid of the Sustainable Development Goals set out by the United Nations by 2030.

The PUZZLE X™ initiative is a vibrant global event + a 365-day Deep Tech venture builder dedicated to enabling materials of the future to help our world today. At the leading-edge of science and technology, it is an interception point and a collision ground for science, business, venture and sustainability. WD Lab Grown Diamonds will showcase their R&D innovations at the PUZZLE X event, sharing their vision for driving meaningful societal impact and technological advancements through material science and sustainability.

Dr.Zina Jarrahi Cinker, Director General of AMPT, said: "It is great to partner with a forward-looking materials science company that is committed to sustainability. WD Lab Grown Diamonds is an excellent example for materials companies that are investing in sustainable stewardship.”

“We’re excited to be joining the AMPT team in Barcelona for this ground-breaking event,” said John Ciraldo, Chief Technology Officer of WD Lab Grown Diamonds. “At WD, we are ushering in The Diamond Age, leveraging the unique, advanced material qualities of diamond to create disruptive solutions for the good of people and planet. We look forward to building meaningful connections with the PUZZLE X community this November and beyond.”

Diamonds

Sustainability

Manufacturing

Carbon Circularity

What SDG is this related to?

MATTERverse Activity

Author

AMPT

AMPT (Advanced Material Future Preparedness Taskforce) is the leading international think tank, association, and platform of over 30 country chapters focused on architecting and cross pollinating the Frontier Material ecosystem. AMPT’s meticulously designed initiatives & programs focus on nurturing and developing 6 focal need-areas to deliver wholistic impact across the entirety of the ecosystem activated by leading academic institutions, industry stakeholders, start-ups and investors.

Related Contacts

John Ciraldo

John Ciraldo is the CTO at WD Lab Grown Diamonds. Previously, he co-founded J2 Materials, a lab-grown diamond company based in Chicago before being bought by WD where he became CTO in 2021. John was a graduate student at UC Riverside where he performed studies related to thin films and nanoscale device fabrication.

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