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27-28 SEPTEMBER 2022


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Ian Acheson

Ian Acheson

Senior Advisor Counter Extremism Project
Professor Ian Acheson FRSA is a former Prison Governor and Senior Official in the UK Home Office with a career spanning 25 years in leadership roles within the criminal justice system focusing on security, safety, counter terrorism and reform from the front line as a prison and volunteer police officer to the C-suite. He has been the director of an international charity and the Chief Operating Officer of Great Britain's human rights and equality legal regulator. In 2015, after leaving public service, he was asked by Government to lead a landmark' independent review of Islamist extremism in the country's prison and probation service which led to transformational change in the way the UK manages ideologically inspired offenders. 

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