FEEG's 18th International Symposium of Gemmology

@ Royal Institute of British Architects, London, UK

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18th FEEG Symposium As part of the Gem-A Conference 2015


The Federation for European Education in Gemmology's (FEEG)18th International Symposium of Gemmology, including the annual graduation of FEEG students, will, this year, take place in conjunction with the Gemmological Association of Great Britain's (Gem-A) Conference 2015.

Renowned for inviting some of the world's best speakers on the most topical gemmological subjects, the Gem-A Conference invites FEEG delegates and graduates to join them in London for this extra special celebration of all things gemmology.

To find out when and where it's all happening, including all events, seminars and speakers, continue reading...







Dates, Times & Locations What to do and where to go - it's all here...

Saturday 21 -  Sunday 22 November

The FEEG Symposium will join the Gem-A Conference from Saturday 21 - Sunday 22 November, with a our annual graduation ceremony taking place on Monday 23 November.

RIBA / Gem-A Headquarters / The Mermaid

The Gem-A Conference 2015 incorporating the 18th FEEG International Symposium of Gemmoloy will take place over three locations. Take a look at the Conference locations map above, for more details.


Conference Programme All the events from 21 - 22 November @ RIBA, 66 Portland Place

Gem-A will host another of its internationally acclaimed annual conferences at the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), Marylebone. Welcoming a host of speakers from across the globe, the Gem-A Conference has a reputation for tackling the most innovative and contemporary gem-related topics whilst bringing together some of the leaders in the field for a weekend of networking and special events.


Gem-A will be welcoming a number of world-renowned speakers to this annual celebration of all things gemmology. Confirmed speakers include:

 Adolf Peretti

Andrew Cody

Bill Larson

Martin Steinbach

Jorg Gellner

Fabian Schmitz

Ilaria Adamo

Jean Pierre Chalain

Grant Hamid 

Paul Rustemeyer

Shane McClure




Seminar Programme A day of seminars and practical workshops @ Gem-A HQ, 21 Ely Place

Times: 09:30 - 12:00 & 14:00 - 16:30

Richard Drucker FGA GG, President of GemWorld International Inc hosts his seminar: Coloured Stone Grading and Pricing Workshop

Times: 10:00 - 12:00 & 14:00 - 16:00

Alan Hodgkinson FGA DGA, author of Gem Testing Techniques, hosts his seminar: Visual Optics

Times: 10:00 - 12:00 & 14:00 - 16:00

Eric Fritz, Gem-A's North American Manager hosts his seminar: Natural (and not so natural) pearls



Graduation Ceremony Celebrating the success of Gem-A and FEEG Students @ The Mermaid

18:30 – 21:00 (Registration 18:00)

Monday 23 November 2015

The Mermaid Theatre, Puddle Dock, Blackfriars, London, EC4V 3DB



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