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.

Katie Jacobs

SpecialitySenior Stakeholder Lead, CIPD

Katie Jacobs is the CIPD’s senior stakeholder lead, responsible for building a community of HR leaders and designing and delivering a stronger proposition for this group. She joined the CIPD in January 2019.

Before this role, Katie was an award-winning business journalist and editor. She was editor of HR magazine, where she delivered brand extensions such as the HR Excellence Awards, HR Most Influential and the HR in the Boardroom development programme, as well as running the day-to-day editorial of the magazine. While at HR magazine, Katie was named HR Journalist of the Year twice in the Willis Towers Watson HR Media Awards.

She was also editor of Supply Management, for the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, and has written about the world of work for newspapers including the Times and the Financial Times.

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by Katie Jacobs