Simon Cane, MA, ACR, FIIC, is Head of Museum Operations at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. He was previously Head of Collection Care at BMAG. Previous roles include Collections Services Officer at the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester, Conservator at York Castle Museum and Trainee Conservator at Hampshire County Council Museum Service.
Simon is a former winner (with Mary Brooks) of the International Institute for Conservation (IIC) Keck Award for communicating conservation for the exhibition ‘Stop the Rot’. Simon is an active advocate for conservation. He has published papers on a range of subjects including conservation ethics and access.