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.

Mary Connaughton

SpecialityDirector, CIPD Ireland

Mary, Fellow CIPD, is the Director of CIPD Ireland where she works on the growth, development and contribution of the HR profession in Ireland. With 6,000 members in Ireland, CIPD is working on the future of the profession in a complex changing world.

Mary has a wealth of HR experience in her background, engaging with companies on strategic HR, policy and organisational development initiatives. She headed up HR Development at Ibec, held organisation development roles with Bank of Ireland Life and Emerge Consulting, and starting her career as a Psychologist with the civil service.

Mary represents the Irish HR profession at the European Association of People Management and is on the Boards of the Public Appointments Service and the Retirement Planning Council.

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by Mary Connaughton