October 7-9, 2018
Symposium has revealed the discoveries, opportunities and insights that move businesses forward. Offering expert presentations, panel sessions and networking opportunities, Symposium unites scientists and business leaders to meet the challenges facing the gem and jewelry industry.
GIA’s research team and scientists from around the world present the latest findings in gemological research, centered on the theme “New Challenges. Creating Opportunities.”
Harvard Business School (HBS) professors lead an exploration into Authentic Leadership, Disruptive Innovation and Customer Centricity, using the famed case-study method employed in all HBS programs.
Symposium Feature ArticleThe Future Belongs to Those Who AdaptRead More
Press ReleaseIndustry Leaders See Challenges and OpportunitiesRead More
New Challenges. Creating Opportunities.View highlights from the 2018 GIA SymposiumWatch Video
Opening Session: The Music ParadigmAn innovative learning program that transfers the conductor’s insight into lessons on leadership and collaboration.Read More
Closing Session Announced – Futurescape ForumA landmark event that will change how you think about the industry’s trajectory.Learn More