The National Association of Jewelry Appraisers

Sunday & Monday, February 2 & 3, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tucson Convention Center, Concourse Level, Greenlee & Maricopa Meeting Rooms

Lunch will be served in the Mohave Room

Contact Gail Brett Levine at 718-896-1536

The National Association of Jewelry Appraisers

Sunday & Monday, February 2 & 3, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tucson Convention Center, Concourse Level, Greenlee & Maricopa Meeting Rooms

Lunch will be served in the Mohave Room

Contact Gail Brett Levine at 718-896-1536

Gemstone Industry & Laboratory Conference (GILC)

Monday, February 3, 2020, 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM

Tucson Convention Center, Graham /Gila Meeting Rooms

The event, supported by AGTA, is strictly by invitation-only. For information on invitations or more about the event, in general, contact the ICA office in New York by telephone at 1-212-620-0900 or by email at ICA@Gemstone.org.

For over two decades, the GILC, organized annually by the ICA, has provided a space for industry peers to discuss worldwide gemstone issues such as ethical practices, nomenclature, consumer confidence, terminology and laboratory certification.

ASA American Society of Appraisers

Monday, February 3, 2020

Fundamentals of Jewelry Appraisals Course

Tucson Marriott University Park – Ventana Room

$199 for Members, $249 of non-Members

Registration: 800-272-8258 or www.appraisers.org

This class is designed to provide students an introduction to the core competencies that every appraiser needs to know to accurately value gems and jewelry for scheduled insurance coverage. Everything from ethics, vocabulary, research and report writing is covered in the class presented by ASA Master Gemologist Appraisers with over 3 decades of appraising experience. Video modules will teach you how to recognize manufacturing and stone techniques, judge the quality of repairs, stone setting and overall workmanship, as well as techniques to measure and grade mounted gems and diamonds. You’ll learn the basic skills you need to confidently appraise gems and jewelry and upon completion of the class, you’ll also receive a framable certificate from the American Society of Appraisers.

ASA American Society of Appraisers

Monday, February 3, 2020

Fundamentals of Jewelry Appraisals Course

Tucson Marriott University Park – Ventana Room

$199 for Members, $249 of non-Members

Registration: 800-272-8258 or www.appraisers.org

This class is designed to provide students an introduction to the core competencies that every appraiser needs to know to accurately value gems and jewelry for scheduled insurance coverage. Everything from ethics, vocabulary, research and report writing is covered in the class presented by ASA Master Gemologist Appraisers with over 3 decades of appraising experience. Video modules will teach you how to recognize manufacturing and stone techniques, judge the quality of repairs, stone setting and overall workmanship, as well as techniques to measure and grade mounted gems and diamonds. You’ll learn the basic skills you need to confidently appraise gems and jewelry and upon completion of the class, you’ll also receive a framable certificate from the American Society of Appraisers.

2020 AGTA Annual Membership Meeting

Tuesday, February 4, 2020, TBD

Time and Location to be determined

Accredited Gemologists Association, Inc.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Cutting Edge Gemology Conference – 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Gala Dinner Dance – 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm

Marriott University Park Hotel

Register at www.AccreditedGemologists.org

Accredited Gemologists Association, Inc.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Cutting Edge Gemology Conference – 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Gala Dinner Dance – 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm

Marriott University Park Hotel

Register at www.AccreditedGemologists.org

Cultured Pearl Association of America

Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 6:00 - 9:30 PM

By invitation only.

Café a la C’Art, 150 North Main Ave., Tucson, AZ – located in the historic 1865 Stevens House on the grounds of the Tucson Museum of Art.

For more information, contact:

Kathy Grenier

508-951-6613 or kathyspearl@gmail.com

International Colored Gemstone Association Reception

Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 6:30 PM

ICA Reception – Marriott University Park

ICA Members and guests welcome. For more information call the ICA at 212-620-0900 or ica@gemstone.org

International Colored Gemstone Association Reception

Wednesday, February 5, 2020, 6:30 PM

ICA Reception – Marriott University Park

ICA Members and guests welcome. For more information call the ICA at 212-620-0900 or ica@gemstone.org

GIA Party

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Live jazz and cocktails with GIA at the Hotel Congress

IDCA Tucson Gala

Thursday, February 8, 2020

IDCA (Indian Diamond & Colorstone Association) Tucson Gala

Marriott University Park Hotel

By Invitation Only – office@idcany.org

IDCA Tucson Gala

Thursday, February 8, 2020

IDCA (Indian Diamond & Colorstone Association) Tucson Gala

Marriott University Park Hotel

By Invitation Only – office@idcany.org

Scotty Woodward Classic 5k

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 8:00 AM

Garden of Gethsemane, 670 W. Congress St., Tucson, AZ 85745

The Scotty Woodward Classic 5k benefitting the
Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Arizona is in honor of Scotty Woodward and open to everyone.

Donations are welcome, $25.00 registration fee.
FREE to Special Olympic athletes.

 

AGTA Spectrum Awards™ Gala

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 7:00 PM - Midnight

An evening of glamor, celebration, and prestige, the AGTA Spectrum Awards™ Gala at AGTA GemFair™ Tucson is the culmination for winners of the AGTA Spectrum Awards™.

During the AGTA Spectrum Awards™ Gala, winners are recognized during the awards ceremony, and receive their hand-crafted AGTA Spectrum Awards™ trophy.

AGTA Spectrum Awards™ Gala

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 7:00 PM - Midnight

An evening of glamor, celebration, and prestige, the AGTA Spectrum Awards™ Gala at AGTA GemFair™ Tucson is the culmination for winners of the AGTA Spectrum Awards™.

During the AGTA Spectrum Awards™ Gala, winners are recognized during the awards ceremony, and receive their hand-crafted AGTA Spectrum Awards™ trophy.