Gary Roskin, Graduate Gemologist (GIA), FGA, author, and journalist will open CGA's Gem Conference 2015 as Saturday morning keynote speaker.
Roskin is one of the world's most highly regarded authorities in the art and science of diamond grading, is currently host of the Roskin Gem News Report, and is Former Gemstone Editor for JCK Magazine. In 2002, he was nominated for the Accredited Gemologist Association Antonio Bonanno Award for Excellence in Gemology, and in 2001 was the recipient of ISA's Media Award for his feature story entitled, "Bad Appraising Lands Good Jeweler in Court". In all, he has been recognized for many valuable articles and will have fascinating perspectives to share with his audience in October.
The event will be held October 16-18, 2015 at the Terminal City Club in beautiful downtown Vancouver, British Columbia.
To see a preliminary schedule and list of speakers confirmed to date, and to find advance hotel booking information, visit our conference page.