Study Forum in London – 6 May 2017

Posted on: March 7, 2017 by

On Saturday 6th May, we will be holding an all-day study forum in London, beginning at 10.00 am. The event will be hosted at Notre Dame University, 1 Suffolk Street, SW1Y 4HG, and will consist of a variety of talks from a number of different speakers. The topics and speakers are as follows:

‘The restitution from the British Library of the Mayländer book’ – Kristian Jensen, Head of Collections and Curation, British Library

‘The UK’s ratification of the Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict and the new Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Act 2017’ – Emily Gould, IAL Senior Researcher

‘Human rights, free expression and art’ – Paula Westenberger, Queen Mary University of London

‘Contemporary art and copyright protection’ – Shane Burke, Cardiff University

‘Art, money laundering and the proceeds of crime’ – Nicholas Querée

‘The Barnes Foundation dispute’ – Hélène Deslauriers, avocate, Brussels

‘The old gift vs. loan problem for museums and galleries’ – Alexander Herman, IAL Assistant Director

This study forum will be an excellent chance for students, IAL members and practitioners to come to discuss some of these important issues in a relaxed environment.

Places can be booked here.

The cost to attend is £156 (incl. VAT) for non-members and £78 (incl. VAT) for IAL members (and UKRG members). IAL Distance Learning students can attend free of charge. CPD points will be available for the event.