Explore the online exhibition

Whether you’re recharging in between conference sessions or are attending the festival with a free exhibition-only pass, the exhibition is home to a huge variety of activities and discussions you can get involved with. Connect with a range of product and service providers and thousands of fellow festival-goers as you attend free learning sessions, explore the 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 technology, HR, L&D, employee benefits and much more. Find the right practical tools and embrace innovative new practices and processes.


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 can help streamline your workload and put your organisation at a strategic 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. In 2020, attendees enjoyed free exercise classes with ClassPass, ergonomic stretches with Essential Vitality, an online nature live stream by The Wildlife Trusts and more.


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.

Register for free

Be best prepared to lead your organisation through upcoming challenges and register for your free exhibition pass today.