"This was the first time I had attended the conference and I would definitely recommend it. Some of the free learning sessions and the free sessions at the CIPD stand were very insightful and I also learnt more about new products and suppliers that I had not previously come across."
HR Manager, Sainsburys
"A must visit exhibition for all HR professionals wanting to improve and develop the workplace, a day of your time that could lead to days of precious time being spent more effectively."
HR Manager, Lee Filters
"The exhibition was absolutely first class. The standard of the exhibitors was extremely high as was the quality and diversity of their respective exhibition stands.."
Head of Business Support Services, Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
"This is the first CIPD Conference/Exhibition that I have attended. I found it very useful, as I have only recently taken over the role of HR Manager within our company...I also found the free seminars particularly interesting and they provided me with lots of food for thought and some great ideas and views to take back to the workplace. Thank you!"
HR Manager, TD Travel Group
"The exhibition was insightful, thought provoking and provided a great opportunity to network with other HR professionals".
Resourcing Manager, PwC
"A very useful day, great opportunity to explore possible new suppliers and a great way to keep up to date and pick up some very useful hints and tips. Met some lovely people and the exhibition had a great atmosphere!"
Office/HR Manager, Probiotics International Ltd
"The CIPD Annual Exhibition 2012 was my first experience and one that was thoroughly enjoyed. To take a day out of our busy work lives and have that time to spend visiting and talking to exhibitors was a refreshing break away from the usual frantic pace of the working week. I will definitely be visiting again next year."
Group Recruitment Manager, PHOENIX Medical Supplies Limited
"A wide range of exhibitors set out in a way that makes finding what you are looking for easy and encourages conversations with a range of potential suppliers. Good networking spaces too."
Head of HR, Oxfordshire County Council
"It was the first time I had attended the CIPD Annual Exhibition and I was very impressed with what was on offer. I spent 2 full days at the conference and am hoping to visit for the full 3 days next year... I would and will be recommending this conference to my colleagues and look forward to attending future conferences."
HR Business Partner, CAB International
"I've had an interesting and fun couple of days in Manchester at the CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition. One of the most compelling reasons why I think people go to conferences is the interaction with other people....I will be attending and recommending others to attend in the future."
Business Service Coordinator, The Ipswich Hospital. NHS Trust
"Arguably the best CIPD Exhibition I have been to, and at a good central Manchester location."
CEO, The Ian M. Franklin Consultancy Ltd
"An excellent opportunity to meet a range of suppliers in one place and get first hand information."