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

84 watches are 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, including 'Aiguille d'Or' (Golden hand) Grand Prix.

The Foundation of the Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Geneve has just released the list of watches selected by a jury of 30 experts selected from the members of the GPHG Academy. Created in early 2020, the GPHG Academy, which includes over 350 key players from major sectors of the international watch industry.

The winners will be announced Thursday 12 November during the ceremony directed by the Parisian actor and director Edouard Baer, ​​which will take place at the Théâtre du Léman in 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 - Jewelery - Artistic Crafts - "Petite Aiguille" - Challenge