Last updateWed, 01 Jul 2020 1pm

NAJA announces ACE© It Conference schedule

NAJAAppraisers Continuing Education

The National Association of Jewelry Appraisers (NAJA) has announced its program schedule for the 53rd Annual Winter ACE© It Education Conference to be held in Tucson, AZ February 2 - 3, 2020.

The appraisal organization dedicated exclusively to gems and jewelry presents an outstanding program to assist the professional appraiser’s continuing education and a great networking experience.

The daily programs are:

Saturday, February 1

  • Workshop - Identifying the Value in Gemset Jewellery - Shirley Mitchell, FGA, & Tim Bicknell, DGA

Sunday, February 2

  • Identifying Whitby Jet from Its Many Victorian Simulants - Rebecca Tucker
  • Could Gemstones Have Changed World History - Eric Fritz, FGA
  • Being Green: Tourmaline and Garnets - Craig A. Lynch, GIA GG
  • Hand Engraving: Understanding Quality and Assigning Value to Hand Engraving - Michael Johnson, GIA GG
  • Gem Legacy: Changing Lives with Colored Gemstones - Rachel Derry, GIA GG

Monday, February 3

  • The Impact of Product Development on Value - Ed Petersen, GIA GG
  • Lab Grown Diamonds: The Market, The Screening Devices and The Facts - Harold Dupuy, FGA
  • Getting “High” Has Made Me a Better Appraiser - Stephen Turner, GIA GG
  • Fancy Colored Diamonds, Their Markets and Pricing - Stuart Robertson, GIA GG
  • Emeralds: The Market, The Magic and The Stone - Bryan Aderhold, GIA GG

To retrieve a conference brochure go to http://najaappraisers.com/T20Brochure.pdf. For further information contact Gail Brett Levine, GIA GG, Executive Director, National Association of Jewelry Appraisers at 718-896-1536, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or www.NAJAappraisers.com.