The CIPD Festival of Work - updated 27 March 2020

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CIPD Festival of Work Conference

CIPD Festival of Work

10-11 June 2020, Olympia London

More than a conference and exhibition, the CIPD Festival of Work is a chance to immerse yourself in a world of inspiration and discovery – developing you, your people and your business.

Over the two days, you can consider new viewpoints and fresh ideas, while exploring how learning, technology and innovation can come together, to shape remarkable workplaces that put people first. 

Why attend?


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


Mix with speakers, product and service providers and 7000+ fellow attendees to share ideas and create new connections.


Be energised by the buzz on the festival floor; the perfect balance between structured learning and the freedom
to explore.

Meet the speakers

The latest innovations, case studies, research and tech-based solutions will be brought to life by 130+ top-flight speakers.

Hannah Fry

Dr Hannah Fry

Associate Professor Mathematics of Cities, Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, University College London

John Amaechi OBE

Organisational Psychologist, Director of the UK’s largest NHS Trust, and former NBA Player


Wednesday 10 -
Thursday 11 June 2020


Wednesday | 08:45-17:30
Thursday | 08:45-17:00


Olympia London
W14 8UX

Platinum sponsor