Michigan Chapter: Re-cutting and Polishing Session
Join the Michigan Chapter for a presentation on how to re-cutting/re-polishing diamonds and gemstones can benefit you and your clients.
Twin Cities- Minnesota Chapter: With Tiffany Blue, What Rings True?
Lauren Abramowitz, GIA GG and jewelry expert, will give a history of Tiffany & Co. and describe the quality, packaging and markings that help one identify true Tiffany merchandise.
London Chapter: An Evening with Sarah Hue-Williams
Join the GIA London alumni chapter for a conversation with Sarah Hue-Williams, gemologist, jewelry historian, author and lecturer. We will start with a few questions and then take a look behind the scenes at some of the insights and stories surrounding the sales of some of the jewellery that has passed through the Christie's salerooms around the world.
JCK Las Vegas 2018
Connect with GIA at JCK Las Vegas. Visit GIA Booth L99 in the Level 1 Bayside Lobby for valuable presentations and product demonstrations. Arrive early to drop off your colored stones at the GIA Show Service Laboratory, conveniently open a day before the show starts.
Switzerland Chapter: Gemology on the Ground with Guillaume Chautru
Join the Switzerland alumni chapter in welcoming Guillaume Chautru, head of the Gemology Department at Piaget SA. This fun workshop on how to make an expert assessment with the use of classical gemological instruments.
Mexico City Chapter: Gemological Safari – Pearls from the Sea of Cortez
Join fellow alumni and industry friends in the 2018 Edition of the Mexico Chapter Gemological Safari. This time we will visit cultured pearls farms at the Sea of Cortez in Sonora, Mexico.
London Open Day
Visit GIA Open Day to explore the world of gems and jewelry. Demonstrations, interactive gemology and design lessons and presentations will be offered throughout the afternoon.
108th Gemstone Gathering on Colored Stone Faceting
The 108th Gemstone Gathering will feature Justin K. Prim, who will explore the history of colored stone cutting in Europe and beyond. He’ll trace the artistic and technological trends of gem cutting through to modern times as it migrates across the countries and ending in Thailand.
2018 GIA Symposium: New Challenges. Creating Opportunities.
Symposium has revealed the discoveries, opportunities and insights that move businesses forward. Offering expert presentations, panel sessions and networking opportunities. Symposium unites scientists and business leaders to meet the challenges facing the gem and jewelry industry. GIA’s research team and researchers from around the world present the latest findings in gemology, while Harvard Business School professors lead discussions on today’s popular business topics. Join one of the industry’s most respected events.
Illinois-Indiana Chapter: Pearl Update with Renée Newman
Join the Illinois-Indiana Chapter for a Pearl Update with Author Renée Newman, GIA GG and learn about New Types, Fakes, Treatments & Jewelry Styles.