COVID-19/Coronavirus

The CIPD Festival of Work - updated 27 March 2020

In light of restrictions on events due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), the CIPD and Haymarket Media Group (who deliver events on behalf of the CIPD) are exploring all the available options, with regards to this event.

We appreciate this is a difficult time for all. Our intention is to offer you support and keep you updated on the event’s position during these unprecedented times, whilst we continue to work to deliver the best event experience for you.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

Review Haymarket Media Group's Coronavirus Policy and booking term revisions for all CIPD events.

David Hayden

SpecialityL&D Consultant, CIPD

Since taking responsibility for three Youth Trainees back in 1988 as an Operations Manager, David has gone on to work in, and headed up, a number of corporate L&D teams and HR functions. Organisations include Distribution, Retail, Financial and Public Sector. He completed his Masters specialising in CPD and was Chair of the South Yorkshire CIPD Branch from 2012 for two years before joining the CIPD in 2014, where he is part of the L&D Content team with a national and international remit. David also has a background in lean and has worked as a Lean Engineer in a number of manufacturing and food organisations. Since 2007, working part-time, David has delivered the Innovation module on the MBA at University Centre Doncaster as well as their MSc HRM, and CIPD L&D qualifications. Passionate about learning and exploiting all aspects of CPD, David’s style is participative and inclusive.