ICA Congress 2011 to be held in Brazil



The International Colored Gemstone Association announced Monday that the 2011 ICA Congress will be held in Brazil after an agreement was reached with the Brazilian Gems & Jewellery Trade Association to host the ICA Congress in Rio de Janeiro.

A decision on the dates of the Congress is expected within a few weeks. ICA and IBGM are considering dates in May or June next year. Discussions have begun for planning an ICA Mine Tour in Brazil immediately following the Congress; which is expected to draw many participants.

Further information on the program schedule and other Congress activities will be announced soon.