The PMPT Symposium 2014 for Preclous Metals & Jewalry Manufacturing Technologies was held on 01 Febuary 2014 at The Lukshmi Villas Palace, Vadodara. It is an extravagant building of the Indo-Saracenic school, built by Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III in 1890 at cost of $290,300. Major Charles Mant was the architect.

It is in the core of the iconic image of Vadodara and symbolizes the heritage that is unique to our city. the next Symposium, 2015 will also be held in the Palace.