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Seminar on risk management

From: Andor Vince <av341<-at->
Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2013
"Risk Management in Collections Care"
The Polar Museum, Cambridge
Friday 21 June 2013

University of Cambridge Museums (UCM) in cooperation with the
Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands and the British Museums
is organising a one day seminar "Risk Management in Collections

Cost: UKP90

Seminar leaders:

    Agnes Brokerhof
    Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands

    Dr Anna Bulow
    The British Museum

    Andor Vince
    The Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge

This one day seminar will explore a risk-based approach to
collections care and application of risk management methodology in
practice. It will include:

Lecture by Agnes Brokerhof about the application of risk management
in the cultural heritage field. She will discuss how heritage
organisations can use this to prioritise their limited resources and
reduce the risks that have the greatest impact on collections

Risk assessment exercise where participants will have an opportunity
to apply the principles of risk management in practice and discuss
issues in collections care such as strategic planning and

Lecture by Dr Anna Bulow discussing a model used to measure
cost-effectiveness in health care and its potential to inform
decisions in collection management. This will be followed by
discussion about cost-effective resource allocation.

The number of places is limited. Booking is essential. For booking
please visit:


For further enquires about the seminar please contact

    Andor Vince
    +44 1223 746642

Andor Vince
Collections Care Officer
The Fitzwilliam Museum
Trumpigton Street
Cambridge, CB2 1RB
+44 1223 746642
Mobile: +44 79 52635317

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