DLA Conference 2017 - SAVE THE DATE! - Friday 3rd November 2017 - "The Place of Gender in Equality Law"

Date published: 
27 July 2017

The Place of Gender in Equality Law


An unmissable event for anyone interested in discrimination law, including lawyers, advice workers, trade unionists, students and campaigners.


Save the date!!!


date:      Friday, 3rd November 2017

venue:   Allen & Overy LLP, One Bishops Square, London E1 6AD 
near Liverpool Street Station (


This year we will be:



  • exploring the current key equality and discrimination issues through the lens of gender
  • considering why prejudice is still so strong and how we can bring an end to it
  • examining the legal tools to bring about change.

This conference will provide a unique opportunity for speakers and participants to discuss current equality law developments, to hear from leading experts, to be brought up-to-date on legal and policy developments, to improve understanding of particular areas of equality law and to share knowledge and experiences with other lawyers, advisers, trade unionists and campaigners.


Speakers in the morning include Sam Smethers, Chief Executive, Fawcett Society, Karon Monaghan QC and Professor Iyiola Solanke, Professor of EU Law and Social Justice at Leeds University . The afternoon will consist of our usual lively and participatory workshops and conclude with a panel discussion chaired by Robin Allen QC.


Booking available soon.




The Discrimination Law Association is very grateful to Allen & Overy LLP for their generous support