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GIA’s First Graduate Diamond Course Begins in Shenzhen, China

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Aug. 3, 2020 – Aspiring gem and jewelry professionals in Shenzhen, China attended the regions first on-campus GIA Graduate Diamonds Course in early July.

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GIA and IBM Research Join Forces to Transform Diamond Grading

CARLSBAD, Calif. – July 27, 2020 – GIA and IBM Research have joined forces to develop an advanced artificial intelligence (AI) system designed to revolutionize diamond clarity grading.

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GIA New York Laboratory Reopens June 29

CARLSBAD, Calif. – June 25, 2020 – The GIA gem identification and grading laboratory in New York City will reopen on Monday, June 29.

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More Than 10,000 Benefit from GIA’s Online Education Offer

CARLSBAD, Calif. – June 1, 2020 – More than 10,000 people enrolled in more than 25,000 introductory online GIA Essentials courses, benefitting from the Institute’s offer of no-cost classes with start dates in May and June.

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GIA Reopens Five Laboratories

CARLSBAD, Calif. – May 18, 2020 – As GIA continues to closely monitor the COVID-19 pandemic, the Institute has reopened laboratories in Antwerp, Carlsbad, Gaborone, Johannesburg and Tokyo with modified schedules and limited capacity.

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