Join the online CIPD Festival of Work on 15-17 June 2021 for three action-packed days of essential learning, networking and discovering. This is a chance to immerse yourself in a world of inspiration and discovery - designed to develop
you, your people and your business.

You’ll discover new viewpoints and fresh ideas, while exploring how learning, technology and innovation can come together to shape remarkable organisations that put people first.

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The CIPD Festival of Work gives you the opportunity to access world-class conference sessions delivered by an unrivalled speaker line-up and free-to-attend exhibition to explore new products, services and interactive experiences.


Find the right way forward to take on whatever challenges you and your business face right now.


Mix with leading suppliers and fellow festival-goers to create new connections, share ideas and tap into their insights.


Be inspired and energised by immersive areas where you can unwind, recharge and connect.

Speakers announced

Be inspired by our stellar speaker line-up of top practitioners who are at the forefront of people and business management. Hear the latest innovations, case studies, advice and research that will enhance your knowledge and help your organisation to stay agile in today’s ever-evolving world of work.

Alex Edmans

Professor of Finance; Academic Director, Centre for Corporate Governance (CCG), London Business School

Rukasana Bhaijee

EMEA Technology, Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Lead, Google

Sandra Wallace

Partner and Joint Managing Director UK and Europe, and titled 'Champion of the Year' at the Social Mobility Awards 2020

Want to exhibit?

The CIPD Festival of Work is the perfect space to bring your product or service to life in front of a switched-on audience.

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