This page shows a selection of speakers at the Forum. For a full list of speakers please see the individual sessions in the programme.
David Stanton TD is the Irish Minister of State for Justice at the Department of Justice and Equality with special responsibility for Equality, Immigration, and Integration. In the previous Oireachtas (Irish Parliament), he was Chairperson of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality. He was also the Chairperson of the Working Group of Committee Chairs. He has led the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Justice, Defence and Equality’s involvement on numerous policies and laws, such as legal capacity, domestic and sexual violence, prostitution, bankruptcy, firearms, penal reform, the new Garda Authority, and the Human Rights and Equality Commission. The Committee can also be credited with the establishment of a National Missing Persons Day.