A group of jade experts were selected to be part of the jury that qualified each piece of the participants. Three amazing carvers were selected as winners and received cash prizes and medals made from this precious stone. The jury was made up jade connoisseurs Robert Terzuola, Charlotte Ward, Andrew Shaw, George Schmerholtz and Deborah Wilson.
These were the results of the contest:
1st. - Juan Antonio Castellanos (Guatemala)
2nd. - Adán Pilicastro Alcázar (Mexico)
3rd. - Dante López Castillo (Mexico)