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Sep

2

2014

IGI's D-Show Opens in Bangalore

The International Gemological Institute announced today its fourth IGI D-Show, held in Bengaluru’s Taj Westend, September 1 to 3. A unique buyer-seller knowledge event, the workshop is designed to facilitate better relations between retailers and diamond jewelry manufacturers.

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May

22

2014

IGI Certifies Magnum® Ice Cream Pendant

In conjunction with the grand opening of the Magnum Pleasure Store in Antwerp’s World Diamond Center, the International Gemological Institute (IGI) certified and laser-inscribed a noteworthy jewel for the occasion – one highlighted within a gold pendant designed to emulate a Magnum ice cream bar.

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Oct

30

2013

IGI Seminar Examines Industry Challenges at the China Int'l Jewelry Fair

"These are challenging times for the jewellery retail sector," says IGI Hong Kong based CEO Marc Brauner. "Many factors come into play, current economics, increasing number of retail outlets in China, improving knowledge of consumers, the advent of synthetic gems just to name a few, require refined thinking and planning at retail management levels".

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Oct

7

2013

Marc Brauner Addresses Issues With the Synthetic Diamond Market

In his second consecutive year speaking at the Rapaport International Diamond Conference, Marc Brauner, the co-CEO of the International Gemological Institute (IGI) Worldwide addressed the most pressing issue: synthetic diamonds and their diffusion into the market. Brauner provided an overview of how man-made diamonds have evolved as well as the types of synthetic diamonds his laboratory has seen over the past year. He also provided some tips on how to identify man-made stones.

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May

15

2013

Marc Brauner Speaks On Jewelry Certification and Imaging

Marc Brauner, Co-CEO of IGI Worldwide gave a presentation at the International Colored Gem Association (ICA) Conference 2013, speaking on the topics of jewelry certification and imaging. Brauner covered two different areas: the difficulty of certifying mounted stones and the challenges this gives. He also explained the importance of high quality gemstone images in advertising, giving many examples of mainstream gem advertising where the actual gemstone is very poorly represented.

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Oct

16

2012

IGI Presents Synthetic Diamonds Seminar in Dubai

Conducted by Marc Brauner, Co-CEO of IGI Worldwide, the session focussed on colourless and near colourless CVD stones, and the measures that industry members should take to intercept undisclosed synthetic diamonds.

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Oct

24

2011

IGI』s Guadalajara Polished Diamond Course Hits Maximum Enrollment

“We are excited to have had such success as a result of our continued focus in South America,” said IGI President and CEO Jerry Ehrenwald, G.G., A.S.A. “We look forward to furthering our commitment here and hosting this course for future students who are eager to learn more about gemology and become integrated into the industry.”

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Sep

28

2011

IGI Dubai conducts Gemology workshop for Afghan Jewelers

IGI recently conducted a practical course for DAI / ASMED, a USAID project aimed at the future development of the Gemstone Industry in Afghanistan, at the IGI School of Gemology in Dubai. For the first time ever, Afghan students travelled abroad in order to acquire improved gemological knowledge about colored stones.

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Aug

24

2011

Buy $1M engagement ring from Costco?

Costco is selling the 6.2-carat one-of-a-kind solitaire diamond ring, valued at $1,496,255 by the International Gemological Institute, only to members online for $1 million.

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Aug

1

2011

IGI students shine at IIJW 2011

International Gemological Institute is pleased to offer its students an industry-led platform to showcase their jewellery designs at the India International Jewellery Week 2011 (IIJW). The IIJW is an initiative to showcase India's finest jewellery designs, innovation, craftsmanship, technology and quality to customers around the globe.

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Feb

9

2011

寶石實驗室讓杜拜珠寶業重煥光彩

"全球最大的鑽石和寶石鑒定實驗室,國際寶石學院(IGI)首席 CEO, Roland lorie 說,“這是非常重要的一件事, 杜拜在珠寶銷售的道路上將更進一步。集市區、 黃金島、以及所有的商店,都會變成中東地區的貿易中心。”這是他在佔地465 平方米,花費300萬美元(即1100萬迪拉姆)的 DMCC實驗室建成時的發言。

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Feb

8

2011

國際寶石學院在 Almas 大廈開設珠寶認證實驗室和培訓機構

這5000平方英尺區域將建造成一個鑽石實驗室,並採用最先進的鑽石鑒定技術; 能夠對裸鑽、鑽石首飾和有色寶石進行鑒定。這也將是 IGI 的寶石學院的總部, 這裡將提供無與倫比的教育課程,包括鑽石原石鑒定;精鑽鑒定;有色寶石鑒定; 專業珠寶設計;珍珠鑒定;鑲嵌珠寶鑒定;鑽石和有色寶石銷售的研討會。

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Dec

14

2010

IGI 的精鑽鑒定師課程在希臘開課

6天的 IGI 精鑽鑒定分級班課程,11月14日—19日在雲集各地珠寶和鑽石經銷 商的雅典中心 Electra Palace 酒店舉行。課程由 IGI 教育部經理 Jean-Mathieu Mangnay 主講,該課程能夠提供給雅典行業專業人員先進的國際分級標準體系。

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Nov

30

2010

IGI 鑒定鑲鑽鋼筆

—IGI 近日鑒定了一支鑲滿數千顆鑽石的鋼筆。該筆最終定價為230萬盧比,約等和于50萬美元。鑽石筆由白金以及約 2,500 顆天然的無色鑽石和黃色彩鑽共同製作而成,IGI 對其上所有的鑽石進行了分級和認證。

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Jul

17

2010

黎巴嫩開設首屆精鑽分級課程

IGI 鑽石課程在位於貝魯特市中心的國際會展中心舉行。課程為期六天,由 IGI 高級講師讓-馬修·芒格內主講,參加課程的學員由來自黎巴嫩以及其他國家的業內人士以及鑽石和珠寶愛好者組成。

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Jul

13

2010

IGI 宣布啟航“銷售發展計劃”

課程着重於提供 專業產品知識,主題涉及鑽石的形成、鑒別和仿製品,寶石和珍珠,工藝飾品類, 品牌價值和市場趨勢以及最重要的閱讀和理解鑑定證書。課程同時可以使大家了解銷售的技巧,管理方向,如何更好的了解客戶的需要,影響櫥窗展示的因素,溝通技巧以及珠寶養護的重要作用等等。

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Apr

7

2010

IGI Series Stresses Growth at Jewelry Shanghai 2010

Speaking on the event, Marc Brauner, IGI's Hong Kong-based CEO, said growth will remain the overarching theme of China's jewelry consumer market for years to come. "I am sure many Chinese jewelers share our view on the benefits of investing in customer trust to win the lion's share of that growth," he said. "Only China is growing on this massive scale..."

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Apr

7

2010

IGI 鑒定世界上最小鑽石

Bhavani 寶石公司創造了已核實的世界上最小的切割紀錄,這顆精鑽擁有57個刻 面重量僅0.0003克拉或0.00006克(3,333.33顆每克拉)。值此,IGI 印度分部總理事 Tehmasp Printer 先生說:“Surat 在小型寶石的切割和 打磨方面是非常出名的。切割和打磨0.002克拉既每克拉有500顆鑽石在 Surat 是 非常平常的一件事,但對這種尺寸的鑽石切割其實也是一門藝術。這些鑽石用肉 眼看起來就像一粒沙子。這個地區的技術優勢即是驚人的數量。它使你感覺這顆 鑽石就像在手中的一粒沙。”

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Nov

6

2009

IGI Brings Cutting-Edge Know-How to China's Jewellery Sector

International Gemological Institute (IGI) today held a seminar called "Your Clients of the Future and the Internet...Are You Ready?" at the annual China International Jewellery Fair 2009. Said IGI chief executive Marc Brauner, "The way consumers are shopping is changing. Young people use the internet for every aspect of their lives, and these are your future clients." Mr Brauner said traditional stores must now devise online strategies to match and surpass those deployed by web-based retail rivals.

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