Below is the announcement that was sent out by the ICA to all GILC participants:GILC Announces Speakers for Tucson 2012
New York, NY - November 2, 2011 The Gemstone Industry & Laboratory Conference (GILC) has announced speakers for the 2012 meeting in Tucson.
Confirmed speakers and their topics include: Thomas Hainschwang, Managing Director & Researcher, GGTL Laboratories
Identification of Heating in Tanzanite Shane McClure, Director of West Coast Identification Services at the GIA Laboratory, Carlsbad
Identification of Heat Treated Spinels Francesco Mazzero, Opalinda
Update and Differences Between Shewa and Wolo Opals
Participants in GILC are gemstone traders, laboratory experts, jewelry manufacturers and major retailers who are active in the international gemstone community and dedicated to discussing relevant industry issues and in creating common disclosure language for all levels of the trade.
The Gemstone Industry & Laboratory Conference will be held January 30, 2012. The meeting is organized by the International Colored Gemstone Association, co-organized by the American Gem Trade Association.
GILC is an invitation-only event.
For more information contact:
Sushil Goyal, GILC Chairmansgoyal@libertygems.com
Bear Williams, GILC Coemail@example.com
Edward Boehm, GILC Cofirstname.lastname@example.org
Barbara Wheat, ICA Executive Directorica@gemstone.org
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