2018 Conference

The fifth edition of The Art Business Conference was held in London on Tuesday 4th September 2018.
Bringing together just under 400 senior art market professionals across 220 art organisations to discuss the key issues affecting the international art market.

Topics included, “Because it’s worth it: valuing contemporary art” “Provenance and the blockchain: issues and future visions” “The Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive: what does this mean for the art trade?” “The evolving art fair” “Comparative art law: arbitrate, mediate or litigate?” “The entrepreneurial museum” and our keynote speaker was Michael Ellis, Minister for Arts, Heritage and Tourism.

You can download our 2018 programme here. Download Programme

To receive our 2019 media kit, please email louise@artmarketminds.com.

2018 Speakers

We were delighted to welcome our 2018 speakers, including business leaders, experts from the art world and technology gurus who shared their insight and market knowledge to help you successfully navigate the international art market.

Click on each speakers profile image to read their biography

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Millicent Wilner

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Sir Charles Saumarez Smith

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Valeria Napoleone

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Anna Brady

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James Green

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Milou Halbesma

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Mathilde Heaton

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Ralph Taylor

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Louise Stewart

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Jessica Litwin

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Kamiar Maleki

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Jagdip Jagpal

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Touria El Glaoui

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Friederike Gräfin von Brühl

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Richard Edwards

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Nicola Wallace

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Michael Ellis MP

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Gareth Fletcher

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Jess Houlgrave

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Robert Upstone

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Dirk Boll

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Jane Morris

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Richard Nicholson

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Bernadine Bröcker Wieder

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Adrian Parkhouse

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Tom Flynn

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Melanie Gerlis

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Georgina Adam