Explore the online exhibition

Whether you’re recharging in between conference sessions or are attending with a free exhibition-only pass, the exhibition is home to a huge variety you can get involved with. Connect with a range of leading product and service providers and thousands of fellow festival-goers as you attend free learning sessions, explore the online exhibition stands and enjoy interactive experiences across the three days.

What to expect

Free learning sessions

Dive into a free learning programme brought to you by the CIPD and the industry’s most trusted providers. Covering the topics of wellbeing, L&D, inclusion and diversity, flexible working, technology, and more.


Connect with people professionals, industry leading providers and fellow CIPD members from across the globe. Share experiences, reflect on the industry’s achievements and collaborate on ideas with the festival’s enhanced networking opportunities.

Solution providers

Receive essential 1-2-1 time with solution providers spanning all industries and sectors. Discover new and disruptive software, platforms and services that put your organisation at a business advantage.


Refresh, recharge and regroup with fellow professionals at the Wellbeing Hub. Enjoy a moment of serenity in a busy day of learning and look after number one with our range of self-care activities.


Don’t miss a beat. Available both live and on-demand, the CIPD Festival of Work provides an opportunity to enjoy this year’s free learning content at your own pace. Plan your experience around your busy schedule any time, any place with our free on-demand streaming service.