Art Business Conference 2015 - Spear's Magazine

Art Business Conference 2015

Art Market Minds is pleased to announce the second edition of The Art Business Conference 2015.
Thursday 3rd September 2015
Church House Conference Centre, London, UK
Following its success in 2014, the one-day conference for art galleries, auctioneers, art advisors, foundations, collectors and art market professionals returns to discuss key issues affecting the international art market. Through presentations, panel discussions and Q&A sessions, industry experts will share specialist advice and insights relevant to all those engaged in art businesses, including the latest updates in legislation.
Over 80 of the UK’s leading galleries, auction houses, art advisors, fine art insurers, shippers, art lawyers, and art market businesses are already registered to attend. Tickets are officially now on sale.
Conference Chair: Georgina Adam (Financial Times & The Art Newspaper)
2015 topics include: How can the art trade best protect its clients? – The practicalities of art finance loans – Instagram & the art market – Professional Risk and Reputation – What does the future hold for mobile technology and art e-commerce? – New Auto Enrolment Pension Law, is your art business prepared?
Confirmed speakers: Norman Palmer (Art Resolve), Robert Hiscox (Hiscox Insurance), Christopher Battiscombe (Society of London Art Dealers), Pierre Valentin (Constantine Cannon), Tom Christopherson (Sotheby’s), Ivan Macquisten (ImacQ), Julian Radcliffe (Art Loss Register), Suzanne Gyorgy (Citibank), Li-Jun Xian (Emigrant Bank Art Finance), Alexander ‘Sandy’ Rich (Richard Thompson Insurance Brokers), Paul Aitken (borro), Melanie Gerlis (The Art Newspaper), Paul Ress (Right Capital), Malcolm Lyons (MM Employee Benefits), Paul Skeldon (Internet Retailing), Bec Storey (Sutton PR), Alan Firmin (Bridgeman Images), Christopher A Marinello (Art Recovery), Tom Flynn (Kingston University), Josh Spero (Spear’s), Freya Simms (Golden Squared Consulting).
This year’s conference is generously supported by Bonhams and Maserati
For the full conference agenda, speakers’ biographies and to buy tickets please click here.
For further info please contact Louise Hamlin, director, Art Market Minds: +44 (0) 7508 231 241,