Manhattan Chapter of the GIA Alumni
Manhattan Chapter of the GIA Alumni

Jewelry Crimes, Awareness and Cyber Safety


SSA Steve Gonzalez, SA Mario S. Russo and NYPD Det. Armando Coutinho from the FBI Joint Major Theft Taskforce


Join us as we study a critical topic with three of the top law enforcement agents in the world.
We will hear all about the crimes that happen to others in our industry and how best to prepare and mitigate the risk of having them happen to us.
Together we will learn about topics such as: Dark Web, Crypto Currency, Email Takeover, Blockchain, and Social Media Pitfalls.

Date: Wednesday, May 15th, 2019  


Time: 5-6PM Sandwiches & Sodas

           6-8PM Lecture


Place: GIA New York Education, 50 West 47th St. (between 5th and 6th Avenues), 8th       


Cost: $25 Members only. Checks made out to: GIA-AA-NY Limited to 50.  Prepaid Only!  No walk-ins!   No credit cards, please.   As a courtesy to our alumni and the speaker there will be no admittance after 6 PM. If you are not on the security list by the RSVP date of May 8th, you cannot attend. This is 7 days before the event!! All attendees must bring their government issue identification (driver license or passport) to pick up their access card at the building lobby security post area with no exception.  Please come half hour early due to security protocols.



RSVP: Reservations must be in by Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 – Checks made out                         to:   GIA-AA-NY.  Please do NOT reserve through FaceBook!


Payment: Please mail your non-refundable fee to: Gail B. Levine, G.G., P.O.Box 18                 Rego Park, NY  11374  718.897.7305


The Chapter would like to thank the NY Gem ID Dept and Irma Davidson for their raffle items.

 It contributed toward the 2019 effort for the Eunice Miles Scholarship Fund.

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