This years CIPD Learning and Development Show produced superb feedback across the two days; from exhibitors and visitors alike. Take a look below to find out what they had to say.

Hear from our exhibitors

"CIPD L&D is well managed in the run up to the show, the stand is always ready when we get there to set up and we are well looked after during the event. And most importantly, we meet relevant new contacts and come away with a good number of sales leads." Sales & Marketing Manager, People Alchemy Ltd "A superbly organised event from the point of sale to on-site logistics." Marketing Manager, Brightwave

"A good place to meet current and new customers, keep up with trends and raise brand awareness." Director, Management Pocketbooks

"We have exhibited for the last twelve years and the L & D show has provided us with a constant supply of introductions to what are now client companies." Partner, Jigsaw@work

"...we meet relevant new contacts and come away with a good number of sales leads."

"A great show with fantastic end users visiting a must attend for anyone wanting to meet people in the HR market." UK sales Manager, UbiCast

"We are passionate about what we do. We do great work, get great feedback. But we need to keep plugging away at business development. The L&D show provides a real focus for thinking through how we differentiate and a genuine opportunity to network and develop our business." Managing Director, DTC Ltd

"The CIPD L&D show achieved for us in 2 days what it had taken 3 months prior to acheive. We generated more high quality sales leads at the event that we had hoped for and it looks likely that it will pay a huge ROI. I will definitely do it again and I would recommend trying it to anyone who is looking to target HR/L&D professionals." Managing Director, Accredited Skills

"Great quality leads, very well organised and high quality exhibition. The enthusiasm of the visitors attending the conference and workshop sessions was very evident." Director of Sales, CCE Venues (Conference Centres of Excellence)

"We generated more high quality sales leads at the event that we had hoped for and it looks likely that it will pay a huge ROI."

"This exhibition is pitched at the level that attracts decision makers and those with a depth of knowledge of the subject who were seeking genuine expert advice." Chairman, The WellBeing and Performance Group

"An extremely well organised; and well attended event that proved to be very productive." Accreditaiton Leader, NCFE

Hear from our visitors

"Really interesting event - first time attendee. Made me feel like I belong to a true professional family where we are all striving to support and drive our professions forward to benefit all our stakeholders and crucially ourselves." Career Development and Life Coach, Dana Captainino 

"Fantastic exhibition - much bigger and better than anticipated!" L&D Lead, Ernst & Young

"Useful forum to meet new suppliers, keep abreast of trends in L&D and network." L&D Manager, Macmillan Cancer Suppor

"The L&D show went beyond our expectations in terms of providing opportunities to meet with people essential to our current work projects." Senior Lecturer, University of Westminster

"A great L&D professional event to attend. Informative open sessions to attend for increasing my knowledge as a professional, lots of different types of exhibitors to talk to and find out more information from plus the bonus of having CIPD available to talk to for career advice." Learning & Development Manager 

"Jam packed two days, with a fantastic selection of L&D professionals. Enthusiastic people, fun, creative and interactive presentations - well worth a visit!" Remote Learning Specialist, Curtis Fitch 

"...a great opportunity to ensure you are at the top of your game and learn from experts in our field..."

"It is highly organized, the atmosphere is very professional. I would definitely attend next year." Managing Director, AR Training Solutions (UK)

"There was a real buzz at the Exhibition this year as exhibitors and free sessions looked to the future to explore new developments in L&D ideas and technology." HR & Crisis Consultant, Corpress LLP 

"Good range of different suppliers. Didn't go with a set agenda but the schedule and structure allowed me to leave feeling that I achieved what I wanted, which was to have a better idea of what to implement within my organization, and what type of suppliers could help with that." HR Director, Arts Alliance Media 

"I had to fit in my visit around work. After spending just the few hours that I had, my training batteries were recharging with fresh ideas & exciting possibilities! I wished I could have been available for the full 2 days." Trainer & Assessor, Four Counties Training 

"...I have recommended it to a lot of my colleagues who are already queuing up for the 2016 session."

"Everyone involved in the Learning & Development area of their business needs to attend this annual exhibition/conference. It's a great opportunity to ensure you are at the top of your game and learn from experts in our field." Learning & Development Specialist, Lifesearch 

"It was very well organized, informative and enlightening. I had never been to any CIPD organized exhibitions but with this experience I have recommended it to a lot of my colleagues who are already queuing up for the 2016 session." Events Supervisor, DAIIK Engineering Limited 

"I came away energised! I had a great day of networking, updating on latest trends and talking to suppliers." Head of Learning and Development, First Class learning and development

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