“A better understanding of the issues surrounding synthetic diamonds will help dispel some of the needless panic and confusion. Helping to cope with the issue of undisclosed mixing of synthetic diamonds with parcels of natural goods,” said GSI CEO Mark Gershburg.
GSI and MJDMA hosted a free seminar at Chennai on “Indian Gem & Jewelry Industry – Issues and Solutions” on Tuesday, 13th October 2015. The seminar was an interactive practical session on jewelry grading, diamond & colored stone grading. It also covered the Issues and Solutions related to the Indian Gem and Jewelry industry.
The need to create and keep consumer confidence is something of a buzzword in the gem and jewellery industry. Today, with small, lab-grown diamonds being mixed undisclosed with parcels of natural rough, there is a heightened sense of urgency in the quest for consumer assurance measures.
Mumbai, India – October 2015, GSI is pleased to announce that it has successfully concluded its first batch of Diamond Grading Fundamentals course on the 12th September 2015 at its Mumbai campus. The students were awarded the “Diamond Grading Fundamentals” Certificate.
Surat, India – September 2015, GSI (Gemological Science International) one of the world’s leading gemological labs, is pleased to announce that it is the first and the only laboratory in India to begin batch testing for star and melee sized diamonds using the latest state of the art technology.
GSI, an independent gemological laboratory, presented the fabulous collection of couture designer Anand Shah called “The Garden of Eden” at India International Jewellery Week 2015.
GSI conducted Free Practical Workshops on all the show days between 11:00am to 4:00pm at booth no. AL020 AL022. Participants opted from 4 interesting topics to enhance their knowledge.
GSI invites IIJS participants and visitors for their “The Bench Workshop on Inclusions in Natural and Man-Made Diamonds” conducted by GSI’s Head of Education, Ms. Vidhya Mazumdar on Saturday, 8th August at IIJS, Hall No. 1, Mezzanine floor from 2:00pm until 4:00pm.
GSI (Gemological Science International) is proud to support and sponsor incredible jewelry designer Mr. Anand Shah at IIJW 2015. The highlight of the show will be Mark Gershburg, CEO – GSI, and Debbie Azar, Executive Vice President – GSI, walking down the ramp with jewelry designer Anand Shah and Bollywood diva Richa Chadda.
GSI Knowledge Center will be conducting its 6 Day “Fundamental Diamond Grading” certificate course in Surat (24th August to 5th September) and Mumbai (7th September to 12th September & 28th September to 10th October).
💎 Where is Gemological Science International (GSI) located?
GSI is headquartered in New York, NY. It has 13 laboratories on four continents and in a number of countries: the United States, India, Dubai, Israel, Belgium, Hong Kong, and Botswana. This makes GSI one of the largest independent gemological organizations in the world.
💎 Is there a difference between grading reports issued by different GSI laboratories?
All GSI laboratories grade using the same methods and adhere to the same standards. Every laboratory is staffed with highly trained professionals who have years of grading experience and an extensive gemological background.
💎 What does it mean when a sales associate tells me my diamond is “GSI Certified” or is accompanied by a “GSI Certificate”?
The phrases “GSI Certificate” and “GSI Certified” are industry shorthand for GSI grading or identification reports. What this means to you is that expert gemologists and trained professionals meticulously evaluated the item. When your diamond, jewelry or gemstone is accompanied by a GSI grading report, you can be completely confident in the accuracy and objectivity of the evaluation.
💎 Where can I find “GSI Certified Diamonds”?
GSI diamond grading and identification reports can be found in jewelry stores worldwide and online. Insist on a GSI grading report when shopping for a diamond, jewelry or gemstone.