www.gemmologi.se is run by Jan O. Asplund, gemmologist; FGA DGA AJP GSA, Diamond Council of America, DCA & ISG alumni, CEO of Scandinavian Gem Academy, BA in History from Mälardalens University combined with archival and industrial history studies at the Uppsala and Karlstad Universities. Initiator and organiser of the Scandinavian Gem Symposium and Board member of the Swedish Gemmological Association.

Apart from offering traditional gemmological services such as identification, grading and appraising of diamonds, gemstones and jewellery I hold lectures, arrang workshops and plan fieldtrips to gemdeposits and mines in Sweden and elsewhere. I write about gemrelated subjects in several popular science and history papers and I am also a gemstonecutter and have held courses in the lapidary arts for several years in Sweden but also in Namibia as well as have being engaged in setting upp gemstonecuttingfacilities in Ethiopia. 


For more information contact me by email: info @ gemacademy . se

Scandinavian Gem Symposium 2017, Kisa Sweden.
Scandinavian Gem Academy
Jan Asplund in Megendi, Ethiopia. A lesser known area for opalproduction than the famous Welo region.
Jan Asplund in Megendi, Ethiopia. A lesser known area for opalproduction than the famous Welo region.