Insurance is a disaster management
mechanism, and insurers are playing an
increasingly influential role in land use planning.
Focusing on house and contents insurance and
natural disasters, human geographer Dr Kate
Booth explores the role of insurance, insurers
and emerging implications.
Address: Institute of Architects, 1/19a Hunter St, Hobart
Date/time: 12.30–2pm Tuesday 15 November
Cost: $10 members | $15 public