Insurance History: Past & Present

Thursday, 29 February 2024
10:00 am – 11:00 am (UK time)
    • Howard Benge, Museum & Heritage Professional, The Insurance Museum

Insurance History: Past & Present

Join Howard Benge from the Insurance Museum for a quick journey through the history of insurance and take a look at what an insurance museum can do today.

About the Speaker

Howard Benge is a museum and heritage professional who specialises in public engagement. He has worked at the City of London Corporation, National Trust and Imperial War Museum. He is Chairman of the Old Talbot House Foundation.

Learning Objectives

1. to gain an understanding and gain knowledge of insurance history.

2. to understand how a museum can engage the public and young people in insurance, how it underpins society and individuals' lives.

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Please note: This event is a regional collaboration between the local institutes in the area. Your booking details will be shared with the Insurance Institute of Chelmsford and South Essex, which is acting as the host institute for this event.

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