The one-day conference is aimed at auctioneers, dealers, art advisors, foundations, collectors and other art market professionals as a forum to discuss key issues affecting the international art market.
Through presentations, panel discussions and Q&A sessions, the conference aims to get industry experts share their specialist advice and give insights relevant to those engaged in the business of art, including the latest updates in legislation.
This year’s conference will cover topics including Dubai & The Middle East, CITES, Consignments: Money Laundering & Fraud, Online Branding, Artist Foundations and Temporary Admission Approval Changes.
Speakers will include Myrna Ayad, the fair director of Art Dubai; David Scully, senior underwriter at XL Catlin; Guy Schooling, managing director of Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers; Louise Prior, executive director of the World Federation of Diamond Bourses, Adrian Parkhouse, the chair of the Farrer & Co’s cross-disciplinary Art & Heritage Group and Pierre Valentin, the head of Constantine Cannon’s international art law practice.
Early bird discounts of 5% on bookings are available until 31st May and members of BADA, LAPADA, CINOA, RICS, SLAD, SOFAA, IACCCA and AWAD can purchase lower priced tickets.
In 2015 over 300 delegates attended representing over 170 art businesses from the UK, Europe, US and Asia.