I.G.L cooperates with the most recognizable International Gemological Institutes. At the same time, it offers higher possible level of security, certainty and objectivity and ensures with the appropriate expertise, accuracy and reliability in every report it publishes.
Jewellery Appraisers of the World
Jewellery Appraisers of the World is an international search guide for the professional and the consumer who is looking for a reliable jewellery appraiser in his area. All Appraisers and Laboratories on the website, are professionals who have been selected based on strictly criteria, which are continuously monitored so as to ensure that consumers enjoy a high level of service. I.G.L. has the honor of being the only Greek laboratory included in the list.
Association of Independent Jewellery Valuers (AIJV)
AIJV has a worldwide membership of truly independent Jewellery Valuers and Appraisers. Members abide by the strictly enforced Code of Ethics regarding integrity, conduct, professionalism and, of course independence. Main aims is to promote the Independent Valuer and the benefits of using their services, to the Public, Retail Jewellers and the Insurance Industry. I.G.L. has the honor of being the only Greek member.
International Consortium Gem-Testing Laboratories (ICGL)
ICGL is the official worldwide team of selected Gemological Laboratories. Each independent Gemological laboratory invited to checked basis of strict criteria and if it is active at least 5 years. Its Certificates and validity are inspected by the members of the team in order to certify its acceptance. I.G.L. has the honor of being the only Greek laboratory included in the list.
National Association of Jewellery Appraisers. (NAJA)
National Association of Jewelry Appraisers (NAJA) was founded in 1981 on the premise that the specialized field of gem and jewelry appraising was an area that was long overdue for representation on a professional basis. Also, there was a need for an appraisal organization specializing in only gems and jewelry, one which would not be subject to the confusion of diverse appraisal disciplines such as real estate, machinery & equipment, art, household contents, etc. Its members are selected with very strict criteria. I.G.L. has the honor of being the only Greek member.
Hellenic Goldsmiths Association
George Spyromilios is a member of the Board of the Hellenic Goldsmiths Association.
Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry
George Spyromilios joined the official list of Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Mediterranean School of Gemmology
An important development of Independent Gemological Laboratory activities is the creation of Mediterranean School of Gemmology. Every year a two weeks international camp is organized and covers a wide range of gemmological knowledge, from Intermediate to Advance level. In Greece we organize regularly seminars in Independent Gemological Laboratory covering basic gemological knowledge to gemstones with special emphasis on the diamond.