Speaker(s): Blythe O'Brien Hogan

Disaster Mitigation Planning for Private Collections


Establishing a customized pre- and post-emergency plan for your collection can make all the difference for mitigating significant physical and financial loss when a natural catastrophe strikes.

Participants will learn:

  • The basics for creating mitigation plans for art
  • Protections and emergency actions specific to hurricanes and wildfires
  • The small implementations that can mitigate the risk of large losses
  • How to identify the proper insurance options and prevent coverage gaps


Blythe O'Brien Hogan

Blythe graduated with Merit from Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London with a Masters degree in Art Business. Her Masters’ thesis centered on the history and development of fine art risk management and insurance. Blythe graduated Summa Cum Laude with Honors from University of Georgia with Bachelor of Arts degrees in Art History and Spanish. Blythe serves AON Private Risk...

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