Institute of Personnel Development will focus on the economic upturn at its
annual conference and exhibition this November.
The conference programme will have
10 key HR speakers who will lead discussion on future prospects for the
profession as the nation awaits financial recovery.
“We’ve gathered the
best known global thought leaders to discuss the future of HR,” says CIPD CEO,
Jackie Orme. “We have also developed a social programme, which includes ‘Meet
and Eat’ where delegates can arrange to have dinner with each other on certain
The event was hosted
in Harrogate for 61 years, but debuts at the
Manchester Central Convention Complex this year.
“We are always looking
for ways to improve our event,” says CIPD head of conferences and exhibitions,
Nina Harman. “After talking to our attendees, we felt Manchester Central’s
facilities offer us greater flexibility to develop the event further. And, as we
attract domestic and international visitors, the multiple transport links were
an also attractive proposition.”
The CIPD conference
and exhibition takes place on 17 – 19 November.