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Trade Education Seminars

To support the industry, GIA organises complimentary seminars to inform and educate trade members about current and relevant topics related to the industry.

Upcoming Seminars

Gem and Jewellery India International Fair (GJIIF) 2024

Date: 23 February 2024 - 25 February 2024 Venue: Chennai Trade Center, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Visit us at Hall# 3, Booth # H14 to learn more about GIA’s laboratory services and educational programs.
Gem and Jewellery India International Fair (GJIIF), organized by the Jewellers & Diamond Traders Association - Madras and Tamil Nadu Jewellers Federation, is an exclusive B2B jewelry trade show. The show will feature over 1200 booths from more than 25 cities, covering more than 10 states. GJIIF has become the platform for jewelry sourcing in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, and for international buyers from Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Singapore, UAE, and Malaysia.

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Bauria, West Bengal

Bauria, West Bengal

Conducted on 26 May 2021

During GIA’s Knowledge Webinar "Navratna" organized on February 26, 2021, members of the Bangiya Swarna Shilpi Samity in Bauria, West Bengal, learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of amethyst with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

Bauria, West Bengal

Conducted on 26 May 2021 read more
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Bauria, West Bengal

Conducted on 26 May 2021

During GIA’s Knowledge Webinar "Navratna" organized on February 26, 2021, members of the Bangiya Swarna Shilpi Samity in Bauria, West Bengal, learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of amethyst with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

<strong>Belgaum, Karnataka</strong>

Belgaum, Karnataka

Conducted on 18 March 2021

GIA, in association with Belgaum Saraf Vyapari Sangh & Shahpur Saraf Association in Belgaum, Karnataka, conducted a Knowledge Webinar on "Navratna" on February 18, 2021. A GIA Instructor shared insights on the nine gems that represent the celestial bodies of Indian astrology: Sun (ruby), Moon (pearl), Mercury (emerald), Mars (coral), Jupiter (yellow sapphire or topaz), Venus (diamond), Saturn (blue sapphire) and the rising (zircon or hessonite) and descending (cat&rsquo;s-eye) nodes of the moon.

Belgaum, Karnataka

Conducted on 18 March 2021 read more
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Belgaum, Karnataka

Conducted on 18 March 2021

GIA, in association with Belgaum Saraf Vyapari Sangh & Shahpur Saraf Association in Belgaum, Karnataka, conducted a Knowledge Webinar on "Navratna" on February 18, 2021. A GIA Instructor shared insights on the nine gems that represent the celestial bodies of Indian astrology: Sun (ruby), Moon (pearl), Mercury (emerald), Mars (coral), Jupiter (yellow sapphire or topaz), Venus (diamond), Saturn (blue sapphire) and the rising (zircon or hessonite) and descending (cat&rsquo;s-eye) nodes of the moon.

<strong>Belgaum, Karnataka</strong>

Belgaum, Karnataka

Conducted on 17 May 2021

At GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "Overview of Laboratory-Grown Diamonds" organized on February 17, 2021 for the members of the Belgaum Saraf Vyapari Sangh & Shahpur Saraf Association in Belgaum, Karnataka, learned about different diamond types, their characteristics and the differences between natural and laboratory-grown diamonds. The instructor also spoke about the importance of disclosure and third-party grading and identification. In addition, the instructor shared information about GIA&rsquo;s latest report, LGDR by GIA " a family of four new digital-only reports for laboratory-grown diamonds with 4Cs color and clarity specifications replacing the descriptive terms and grade ranges previously used on GIA reports for laboratory-grown diamonds.

Belgaum, Karnataka

Conducted on 17 May 2021 read more
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Belgaum, Karnataka

Conducted on 17 May 2021

At GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "Overview of Laboratory-Grown Diamonds" organized on February 17, 2021 for the members of the Belgaum Saraf Vyapari Sangh & Shahpur Saraf Association in Belgaum, Karnataka, learned about different diamond types, their characteristics and the differences between natural and laboratory-grown diamonds. The instructor also spoke about the importance of disclosure and third-party grading and identification. In addition, the instructor shared information about GIA&rsquo;s latest report, LGDR by GIA " a family of four new digital-only reports for laboratory-grown diamonds with 4Cs color and clarity specifications replacing the descriptive terms and grade ranges previously used on GIA reports for laboratory-grown diamonds.

<strong>Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu</strong>

Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Conducted on 9 February 2021

GIA, in association with Coimbatore Jewellers Association in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, conducted a Knowledge Webinar on "Navratna" on February 9, 2021. A GIA Instructor shared insights on the nine gems that represent the celestial bodies of Indian astrology: Sun (ruby), Moon (pearl), Mercury (emerald), Mars (coral), Jupiter (yellow sapphire or topaz), Venus (diamond), Saturn (blue sapphire) and the rising (zircon or hessonite) and descending (cat&rsquo;s-eye) nodes of the moon.

Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Conducted on 9 February 2021 read more
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Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Conducted on 9 February 2021

GIA, in association with Coimbatore Jewellers Association in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, conducted a Knowledge Webinar on "Navratna" on February 9, 2021. A GIA Instructor shared insights on the nine gems that represent the celestial bodies of Indian astrology: Sun (ruby), Moon (pearl), Mercury (emerald), Mars (coral), Jupiter (yellow sapphire or topaz), Venus (diamond), Saturn (blue sapphire) and the rising (zircon or hessonite) and descending (cat&rsquo;s-eye) nodes of the moon.

Amethyst Knowledge Webinar

Amethyst Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 2 February 2021

During GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "February Birthstone " Amethyst" organized on February 2, 2021, members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of amethyst with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

Amethyst Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 2 February 2021 read more
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Amethyst Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 2 February 2021

During GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "February Birthstone " Amethyst" organized on February 2, 2021, members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of amethyst with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

<strong>Jagraon, Punjab</strong>

Jagraon, Punjab

Conducted on 21 January 2021

GIA, in association with Swarnkar Sangh in Jagraon, Punjab, conducted a Knowledge Webinar on "April Birthstone- Diamond" on January 21, 2021. A GIA Instructor shared insights about the sources, histories and quality factors of diamond with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

Jagraon, Punjab

Conducted on 21 January 2021 read more
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Jagraon, Punjab

Conducted on 21 January 2021

GIA, in association with Swarnkar Sangh in Jagraon, Punjab, conducted a Knowledge Webinar on "April Birthstone- Diamond" on January 21, 2021. A GIA Instructor shared insights about the sources, histories and quality factors of diamond with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

Tanzanite Knowledge Webinar

Tanzanite Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 29 December 2020

During GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "December Birthstone " Tanzanite" organized on December 29, 2020, members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of Tanzanite with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

Tanzanite Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 29 December 2020 read more
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Tanzanite Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 29 December 2020

During GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "December Birthstone " Tanzanite" organized on December 29, 2020, members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of Tanzanite with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

<strong>Mysore &amp; Hassan, Karnataka</strong>

Mysore & Hassan, Karnataka

Conducted on 18 December 2020

GIA, in association with Shroff Vardhaka Sangha-Mysore & Hassan Dist. Jewelers&rsquo; Association, conducted a Knowledge Webinar on "Navratna '' on December 18, 2020. A GIA Instructor shared insights on the nine gems that represent the celestial bodies of Indian astrology: Sun (ruby), Moon (pearl), Mercury (emerald), Mars (coral), Jupiter (yellow sapphire or topaz), Venus (diamond), Saturn (blue sapphire) and the rising (zircon or hessonite) and descending (cat&rsquo;s-eye) nodes of the moon.

Mysore & Hassan, Karnataka

Conducted on 18 December 2020 read more
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Mysore & Hassan, Karnataka

Conducted on 18 December 2020

GIA, in association with Shroff Vardhaka Sangha-Mysore & Hassan Dist. Jewelers&rsquo; Association, conducted a Knowledge Webinar on "Navratna '' on December 18, 2020. A GIA Instructor shared insights on the nine gems that represent the celestial bodies of Indian astrology: Sun (ruby), Moon (pearl), Mercury (emerald), Mars (coral), Jupiter (yellow sapphire or topaz), Venus (diamond), Saturn (blue sapphire) and the rising (zircon or hessonite) and descending (cat&rsquo;s-eye) nodes of the moon.

<strong>Mysore &amp; Hassan, Karnataka</strong>

Mysore & Hassan, Karnataka

Conducted on 17 December 2020

At GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "Overview of Laboratory-Grown Diamonds' ' organized on December 17, 2020 for the members of the Shroff Vardhaka Sangha-Mysore & Hassan Dist. The Jewellers' Association learned about different diamond types, their characteristics and the differences between natural and laboratory-grown diamonds. The instructor also spoke about the importance of disclosure and third-party grading and identification. In addition, the instructor shared information about GIA&rsquo;s latest report, LGDR by GIA " a family of four new digital-only reports for laboratory-grown diamonds with 4Cs color and clarity specifications replacing the descriptive terms and grade ranges previously used on GIA reports for laboratory-grown diamonds.

Mysore & Hassan, Karnataka

Conducted on 17 December 2020 read more
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Mysore & Hassan, Karnataka

Conducted on 17 December 2020

At GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "Overview of Laboratory-Grown Diamonds' ' organized on December 17, 2020 for the members of the Shroff Vardhaka Sangha-Mysore & Hassan Dist. The Jewellers' Association learned about different diamond types, their characteristics and the differences between natural and laboratory-grown diamonds. The instructor also spoke about the importance of disclosure and third-party grading and identification. In addition, the instructor shared information about GIA&rsquo;s latest report, LGDR by GIA " a family of four new digital-only reports for laboratory-grown diamonds with 4Cs color and clarity specifications replacing the descriptive terms and grade ranges previously used on GIA reports for laboratory-grown diamonds.

<strong>Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald Knowledge Webinar</strong>

Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 8 December 2020

During GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "The Big 3 " Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald" organized on December 8, 2020, members of the gem and jewelry trade across India gained insights on the colors, qualities, sources, treatments of natural and laboratory-grown rubies, sapphires and emeralds.

Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 8 December 2020 read more
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Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 8 December 2020

During GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "The Big 3 " Ruby, Sapphire and Emerald" organized on December 8, 2020, members of the gem and jewelry trade across India gained insights on the colors, qualities, sources, treatments of natural and laboratory-grown rubies, sapphires and emeralds.

<strong>Laboratory-Grown Diamonds Knowledge Webinar</strong>

Laboratory-Grown Diamonds Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 24 November 2020

At GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "Introduction to Laboratory-Grown Diamonds" organized on November 24, 2020 for the members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about different diamond types, their characteristics and the differences between natural and laboratory-grown diamonds. The instructor also spoke about the importance of disclosure and third-party grading and identification. In addition, the instructor shared information about GIA&rsquo;s latest report, LGDR by GIA " a family of four new digital-only reports for laboratory-grown diamonds with 4Cs color and clarity specifications replacing the descriptive terms and grade ranges previously used on GIA reports for laboratory-grown diamonds.

Laboratory-Grown Diamonds Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 24 November 2020 read more
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Laboratory-Grown Diamonds Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 24 November 2020

At GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "Introduction to Laboratory-Grown Diamonds" organized on November 24, 2020 for the members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about different diamond types, their characteristics and the differences between natural and laboratory-grown diamonds. The instructor also spoke about the importance of disclosure and third-party grading and identification. In addition, the instructor shared information about GIA&rsquo;s latest report, LGDR by GIA " a family of four new digital-only reports for laboratory-grown diamonds with 4Cs color and clarity specifications replacing the descriptive terms and grade ranges previously used on GIA reports for laboratory-grown diamonds.

Topaz and Citrine Knowledge Webinar

Topaz and Citrine Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 3 November 2020

During GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "November Birthstones " Topaz and Citrine" organized on November 3, 2020, members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of these two gemstones with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

Topaz and Citrine Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 3 November 2020 read more
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Topaz and Citrine Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 3 November 2020

During GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "November Birthstones " Topaz and Citrine" organized on November 3, 2020, members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of these two gemstones with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

<strong>Diamond Knowledge Webinar</strong>

Diamond Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 20 October 2020

At GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "April Birthstone: Diamond" organized on October 20, 2020 for the members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of diamond with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

Diamond Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 20 October 2020 read more
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Diamond Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 20 October 2020

At GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "April Birthstone: Diamond" organized on October 20, 2020 for the members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of diamond with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

Tourmaline Knowledge Webinar

Tourmaline Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 6 October 2020

During GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "October Birthstone " Tourmaline" organized on October 6, 2020, members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of tourmaline with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

Tourmaline Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 6 October 2020 read more
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Tourmaline Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 6 October 2020

During GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "October Birthstone " Tourmaline" organized on October 6, 2020, members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of tourmaline with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

<strong>Berhampur, Orissa</strong>

Berhampur, Orissa

Conducted on 24 September 2020

GIA, in association with Berhampur Jewellery Association, conducted a Knowledge Webinar for the gem and jewelry industry on "Navratna" on September 24, 2020. A GIA Instructor shared insights on the nine gems that represent the celestial bodies of Indian astrology: Sun (ruby), Moon (pearl), Mercury (emerald), Mars (coral), Jupiter (yellow sapphire or topaz), Venus (diamond), Saturn (blue sapphire) and the rising (zircon or hessonite) and descending (cat&rsquo;s-eye) nodes of the moon.

Berhampur, Orissa

Conducted on 24 September 2020 read more
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Berhampur, Orissa

Conducted on 24 September 2020

GIA, in association with Berhampur Jewellery Association, conducted a Knowledge Webinar for the gem and jewelry industry on "Navratna" on September 24, 2020. A GIA Instructor shared insights on the nine gems that represent the celestial bodies of Indian astrology: Sun (ruby), Moon (pearl), Mercury (emerald), Mars (coral), Jupiter (yellow sapphire or topaz), Venus (diamond), Saturn (blue sapphire) and the rising (zircon or hessonite) and descending (cat&rsquo;s-eye) nodes of the moon.

<strong>Opal Knowledge Webinar</strong>

Opal Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 22 September 2020

At GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "October Birthstone: Opal" organized on September 22, 2020 for the members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of Opal with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

Opal Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 22 September 2020 read more
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Opal Knowledge Webinar

Conducted on 22 September 2020

At GIA&rsquo;s Knowledge Webinar "October Birthstone: Opal" organized on September 22, 2020 for the members of the gem and jewelry trade across India learned about the sources, histories and quality factors of Opal with more insights on laboratory-grown gems and simulants, along with a few care and cleaning tips.

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