As per tradition, the spotlight is on one of the most important events in the world of watchmaking, we are talking about theGp d'Horlogerie de Geneve (GPHG), now in its 20th edition.

There are 84 watches pre-selected by the GPHG Academy, divided into 14 categories, in the race to win the title of best watch of the year in one of the 18 prizes expected, including'Aiguille d'Or'(Golden Hand)Grand Prize.

The Foundation of theGP D'Horlogerie de Genevehas just released the list of watches selected by a jury of 30 experts selected from the gphg academy members. Created in early 2020, the GPHG Academy, which includes over 350 key players from the main sectors of the international watch industry.

The winners will be proclaimedThursday 12 Novemberduring the ceremony conducted by the Parisian actor and director Edouard Baer, which will take place at theThéâtre du Léman, Geneva.

And here are the 14 categories in which the chosen watches will compete:

Ladies' – Ladies' Complication – Men's – Men's Complication- Iconic – Chronometry – Calendar and Astronomy – Mechanical Exception – Chronograph – Diver's – Jewellery – Artistic Crafts – "Petite Aiguille" – Challenge