SIHH is where the watch industry meets and where the year’s new trends are revealed.
It facilitates and optimises contacts between professionals in the fine watch sector, and showcases the most desirable timepieces in an exceptional setting.


Over its twenty-eight years, SIHH has made its mark as the reference among international fine watch shows by building on a unique concept that fulfils the expectations of exhibitors and visitors alike.

Each January, this magnificent setting becomes a place to meet, to exchange points of view and make new discoveries with, at its heart, the spotlighting of the latest creations in watchmaking. SIHH positions itself as the stage for emerging trends and a powerful voice for the sector.

First stop for Fine Watchmaking

With 35 exhibitors, including the arrival in 2018 of Hermès, Armin Strom, DeWitt, Chronométrie Ferdinand Berthoud, élégante by F.P.Journe and Romain Gauthier, SIHH confirms its drawing power on the international stage. The 28th edition of the fair attracted both trade visitors and members of the public, who now have their own day, as part of the fabulous energy that drives the show forward.

The new space, which debuted in 2018, stands out as a busy hub for communication at the heart of the event. From 15 to 19 January, 2018 over 15,000 visitors discovered the world of Fine Watchmaking through original interactive experiences that completed their enjoyment of the fabulous new products lining the aisles.

The sihh 2018 in figures

  • 55 000
    of exhibition space
  • 20 000
  • 2 500
    public visitors
  • 1 500

Geneva, the home of watchmaking

SIHH draws its vitality from Geneva, the home of watchmaking and a place rich in tradition that is heir to incomparable expertise. Each year, it transforms Calvin’s city into a hotbed of innovation while reconnecting it with centuries of history.

History and Philosophy

Since 1991, SIHH has been the one event not to be missed in fine watchmaking. It highlights the most covetable creations and anticipates future developments.

History Philosophy

SIHH in video

Relive some of the outstanding moments at SIHH in video, and watch the talks and presentations in the Auditorium.

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The milestones in the history of SIHH.

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