Call For Abstracts

Call for abstracts is now closed. Notice of acceptance of abstract for presentation will be sent by July 15, 2018. All oral and poster presenters must register and pay for the 2018 GIA Symposium by July 31, 2018.

GIA is requesting abstracts in the following areas of research:

  • Diamond Identification
  • Colored Stone/Pearl Identification
  • Gem Localities and Gem Formation
  • Gem Characterization
  • General Gemology
  • New Technologies and Techniques

All abstracts will be reviewed for appropriateness and scientific merit. Abstracts for all presentations that are given at the conference will be published in a Proceedings Volume of Gems & Gemology. Abstracts for oral and poster presentations must be received by July 1, 2018.

Notice of acceptance of abstract for presentation will be sent by July 15, 2018. All oral and poster presenters must register and pay for the 2018 GIA Symposium by July 31, 2018.

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