Return to ICC for CIPD Northern Ireland Conference
Bookings have just opened for the 2022 CIPD Northern Ireland Conference, which returns to the ICC Belfast on Thursday 12 May 2022.
Themed ‘People-driven workforce transformation’, the conference will focus on the role that people professionals in Northern Ireland can play in creating more purposeful, inclusive, and productive working cultures and environments
International thought-leader in the world of work, CIPD Chief Executive, Peter Cheese will focus on how the people profession can use its position to shape a fairer, more human-centric, post-Covid world of work, with an increased focus on compassion, values, fairness and wellbeing.
Other speakers will share insights on how to transform organisations through building a culture of trust, developing future skills, building more inclusive workplaces, and prioritising health and wellbeing, employment and skills, and diversity and inclusion.
Speakers will include The Forward Institute’s Professor Veronica Hope Hailey, Gordon Parkes from Northern Ireland Electricity Networks, Young Enterprise Northern Ireland Chief Executive Carol Fitzimons, Bridgeen Mullen from FinTru, Jim Norris from Allstate Northern Ireland and Jane McDonald from Babcock International, as well as a range of the CIPD’s own experts, with other speakers still to be confirmed
Susan Hayman, Members, Networks and Communities Manager for the CIPD in Scotland and Northern Ireland said: “After having to move last year’s conference online, we are absolutely delighted that we’re able to plan for this year’s event to take place in Belfast.
“As well as having the opportunity to get valuable insights from a range of inspirational speakers, we know that everyone will really welcome the opportunity to re-connect in person. We hope that the conference content will inspire people professionals about the important role that they can play in creating better work and working lives in Northern Ireland.”
VANRATH are delighted to be confirmed as headline sponsor
VANRATH Managing Director, Barbara McKiernan said: “We are delighted to be sponsoring the CIPD NI Conference for the fourth consecutive year. The pandemic has truly changed and continues to change the world of work. With an excellent line up of speakers, the conference will focus on workplace transformation and will give professionals in NI the opportunity to understand how to adopt the right approach for their own organisation.
“We are looking forward to joining the conference - it’s set to be an excellent event and one not to be missed!”
Colin Maxwell, Business Manager for nijobfinder said: On behalf nijobfinder.co.uk we are very pleased to once again be the media partner of the CIPD NI Annual Conference. The CIPD NI champions the work of HR professionals across Northern Ireland and nijobfinder.co.uk is delighted to support this event.
Early bird rates of £105 + VAT for CIPD members, £149 +VAT for non-members and £75 + VAT for CIPD Student members are available until 27 March.
Find out more at cipd.co.uk/NIConf22