Dr. Assheton Stuart Carter, Director of the Dragonfly Initiative, United Kingdom
Due Diligence being delivered free of charge via an online platform, as a part of a joint initiative by CIBJO and the Coloured Gemstone World Group, facilitated by the Dragonfly Initiative
Dr. Daniel Nyfeler, Managing Director of the Gübelin Gem Lab, Switzerland
The Gübelin Gemstone Paternity Programme, and the use of nano-particles to create verifiable chains of custody in the gemstone sector.
Feriel Zerouki, Senior Vice president of International Relations and Ethical Initiatives at the De Beers Group, United Kingdom
The GemFair Initiative, a programme employing tablet computer and GPS technology, enabling artisanal diamond miners in Sierra Leone to access the legitimate diamond pipeline.
Mark Hanna, Chief Marketing Officer of the Richline Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, USA
The TrustChain® Initiative, which tracks and authenticates diamonds and precious metals through every stage of the supply chain as it becomes a piece of finished jewelry, providing digital verification, physical product and process verification, and third-party oversight.
Francesca Marino, Senior CSR Advisor at CIBJO, Italy
CIBJO’s perspective of sustainability and responsible sourcing in the jewellery industry
Steven Benson, CIBJO Communications Director