Speakers 2018


Brendan Halligan

Chair, Institute of International & European Affairs, former General Secretary of the Labour Party, former Member of Dáil and Seanad Éireann, former lecturer at DIT and […]

Claire Hanna MLA

Claire has been MLA for South Belfast since 2015 and is SDLP Spokesperson on Brexit and Finance. She chairs All Party Assembly groups on International Development […]

Amy Rose Harte

Communications Manager for Together For Yes, the national civil society campaign to repeal the 8th amendment, she played a senior management role in shaping the campaign’s […]

Fr Kevin Hegarty

He is a priest of the diocese of Killala who ministers in the parish of Kilmore Erris, Co Mayo. He edited Intercom, a magazine of the […]

Phil Hogan

European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development since November 2014. Prior to becoming Commissioner, he represented the Carlow–Kilkenny constituency in Dáil Éireann as TD between 1989 […]

Gerard Howlin

Gerard Howlin is a public affairs consultant, a columnist with the Irish Examiner and a regular contributor to political debate in the media. He was a […]

Dr Frank Keane

Retired Colorectal Surgeon, Tallaght Hospital and Associate Professor of Surgery, TCD.  Former President RCSI, Chairman of Forum of Postgraduate Training Bodies and Clinical Lead for the […]

Philip Lane

Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland since November 2015. Prior to that, he was on the academic staff at Trinity College Dublin and he remains […]

Dr Martina Lawless

Associate Research Professor at the ESRI and council member of the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council. Before joining the ESRI, she received her doctorate from Trinity College […]
Book Now