GIA Governors Convene in Tel Aviv for Annual Meeting
CARLSBAD, Calif. – June 12, 2019 – The GIA Board of Governors welcomed Patricia Ann ‘Kiko’ Harvey as the newest member to the Institute’s governing body at the regularly scheduled board meeting held in Tel Aviv, Israel in May.
Glenn Nord, Third President of GIA, Passes Away
CARLSBAD, Calif. – June 10, 2019 – Glenn Nord, member of the GIA Board of Governors and past president of the Institute, passed away early on Sunday, June 9.
GIA Expands Courses Available in Japanese
CARLSBAD, Calif. – June 6, 2019 – GIA has announced that in late 2019 it will expand distance education courses available in Japanese.
GIA Adds Country of Origin Reports for Colored Diamonds
CARLSBAD, Calif. – May 30, 2019 – GIA added natural colored diamonds to the GIA Diamond Origin Report Service on May 24.
GIA iD100 Achieves Strong Results in Independent Test
CARLSBAD, Calif. – May 22, 2019 – The GIA iD100® gem testing instrument was highly rated in a second round of testing by third-party testing laboratory UL as part of the Diamond Producers Association (DPA) Assure Program.
GIA Offers New Reports, Insights and Services at JCK Las Vegas
CARLSBAD, Calif. – May 21, 2019 – You can discover all GIA has to offer at booth 18019 at the JCK Las Vegas Show from May 31 through June 3 at the Sands Expo & The Venetian.
Spring 2019 Gems & Gemology
CARLSBAD, Calif. – May 16, 2019 – The Spring 2019 issue of Gems & Gemology (G&G) presents articles on tourmaline, sapphire, a legendary reliquary, pearls, alexandrite’s color change and more.
GIA Shines Light on Sustainability and Consumer Expectations
CARLSBAD, Calif. – May 2, 2019 – GIA will bring together experts for a panel discussion, “Embracing Sustainability Amid New Consumer Expectations,” at the JCK Las Vegas Show on Friday, May 31, at 12:00 p.m.
GIA Furthers Best Practices with Improved ‘Know Your Customer’ Program
CARLSBAD, Calif. – April 29, 2019 – To comply with applicable laws, regulations and best practices, GIA is enhancing its ‘Know Your Customer’ program.
Diamond Research Gives Clues to the Formation of the Continents
CARLSBAD, Calif. – April 25, 2019 – To better understand how the most ancient continents came to be, researchers examined tiny mineral remnants trapped in diamonds during the formation of the earth.