Free sessions, networking and professional development
Choose from 50+ free learning sessions
These quick but informative updates maximise your time at the show and ensure you're up to speed with all the latest innovations in learning and development.
Three showcase theatres
Practical sessions on the latest L&D technologies and innovations
Sponsored by ICS Learn...
An established CIPD online learning provider for over 28 years, delivering a range of flexible and affordable professional courses to over 10,000 learners every year. Visit stand 456
Interactive and topical sessions on skills, new techniques and L&D tips
Sponsored by CrossKnowledge...
An engagging, forward-looking digital learning solution, driving business outcomes and the ability to transform individuals and entire organisations. They provide a customised, fully integrated learning solution and implement it at unmatched velocity. CrossKnowledge, a Wiley brand, services over 10 million users in 130 countries. Visit stand 620.
Bite-sized updates on today’s L&D and OD issues and solutions
Sponsored by Bolt From the You Ltd...
Bolt From The You are in the business of change, shifting mind-sets, cultures and impacting business results. Bolt From The You work from personal experience, have worked in the corporate world, respect how it works and the challenges it can bring. They practice what they preach and balance soft skills with a healthy dose of reality. Visit stand 832.
Don't forget the Ignite Lab - led by the CIPD Leaders in Learning Network! - Wednesday 16:45-17:30
...in the Digital Learning
L&D professionals share their cutting-edge ideas and developments to set your thinking and practice on fire.
Speed networking - Wednesday 16:30-17:30 & Thursday 15:55-16:55
...in the Learning Arena
The speed networking will be introduced by a quick 15-minute introduction to help you get the most from the experience. Network with your peers - a fun and fast way to make new connections.
Grill the Guru - Thursday 15:55-16:40
...in the Digital Learning
New for 2017: interactive Q&A giving you the chance tt put your killer questions to L&D gurus.Start the conversation online now!
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... your free headshot at the L&D Show!
The Headshot Guy will be onsite to take a free professional photo you’ll be proud to use on LinkedIn, other social media sites, your website and anywhere else you’d like to display your headshot. The team will be waiting just up the stairs from the exhibition. Your photo will be taken on the day and then emailed to you.
CIPD can help you develop yourself and advance your career. Visit the CIPD Stand and ask all your questions on:
• your professional development
• CIPD membership and benefits
• training courses and qualifications
• the latest research and insights
• volunteering with the CIPD
Free presentations and demonstrations
During the show there will be presentations and demonstrations on the CIPD Stand.
Time slot Topic
10:00-10:20 Volunteering: Give back, get ahead
10:30-10:50 The Future of HR and Learning Hub
11:00-11:20 What can CIPD Membership do for you?
11:30-11:50 Moving Forward with CPD
12:00-12:20 Choosing the right CIPD qualification for you
12:30-12:50 The Future of HR and Learning Hub
13:00-13:20 Making the most of the Apprenticeship levy
13:30-13:50 Coaching - cult, cure of culture?
14:00-14:20 Upgrading your CIPD Membership
14:30-14:50 A framework for the future
15:00-15:20 The Leaders in Learning Network
15:30-15:50 The UK's Skills system - how do we compare internationally