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Sinkankas Jade Symposium-San Diego Mineral and Gem Society and Gemological Institute of America

Filed under: regular postings — Gary March 23, 2007 @ 10:59 pm

* * * You are cordially invited to attend the Jade Symposium. * * *

WHAT: Fifth Annual Sinkankas Symposium

WHEN: Saturday, April 21, 2007

WHERE:

GIA World Headquarters, 5345 Armada Drive, Carlsbad, CA

HOSTS:

San Diego Mineral and Gem Society

Gemological Institute of America.

TIME:

Badging, coffee & donuts, 8 to 9 a.m.

Symposium begins at 9 a.m. sharp.

SPEAKERS:

Fred Ward: Jades of the World

Si Frazier: Nomenclature of Jade

Don Kay: Burmese Jadeite Jewelry

Dale Blankenship: How to Carve Jade

John Koivula: MicroWorld of Jade

Mary Lou Ridinger: Current Guatemalan Jade Market

Richard Hughes: Burmese Jade Deposits

George Rossman: Causes of Color in Jade

FORMAT:

A full day of presentations covering a wide range of topics,

suitable for novice and experts alike, plus display cases of jade,

handouts, coffee & donuts in the morning, and a nice lunch at noon.

Everyone is welcome to bring jade and not-jade for display.

REGISTRATION FEE:

Before April 1: $60 per person. (Postmarks OK.)

After April 1: $75.

Absolute deadline: April 15.

ATTENDANCE:

Limited to 125. (A sell-out is anticipated, so please register
early.)

TO CHECK ON SPACE:

Please contact Anne Schafer at (858) 586-1637 or
annes@san.rr. com> annes@san.rr. com.

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2007 JADE SYMPOSIUM REGISTRATION FORM

NAME(S) ____________ _________ _________ _________ ________

ADDRESS ____________ _________ _________ _________ ________

____________ _________ _________ _________ _________ ________

PHONE ____________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _

E-MAIL ____________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _

Make check payable to: S.D.M.G.

Mail check & form to: Anne Schafer, 8473 Hydra Ln., San Diego, CA
92126

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