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The Ultimate List of London HR and L&D Events in 2020



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2020 is here and it’s up to you to make this the year you smash your career goals.

However, you don’t have to do it alone. Attending HR & L&D events is the perfect way to develop yourself, gain new skills, and network with other professionals.

There are a huge number of L&D and HR events in London throughout the year, so we’ve created a handy list for you to refer to at any time.

Looking for events in the rest of the UK? Check out our ultimate list here.

Due to the circumstances surrounding coronavirus, we recommend that you confirm details with event organisers before booking.

If you know of any events we’ve missed, Tweet us at @ICSLearn and we’ll update the list!


L&D and HR Events London


22nd January – myHRparty

23rd January – Future of HR & Evolving Workforce Conference

28th January – The HR Connective

30th January – HR Breakfast Club

30th – 31st January – CIPD Employee Engagement Conference and Workshop  

1st February – CIPD South London – HR Ambitions 2020

8th February – CIPD Student Conference London

13th February – CIPD Recruitment Conference

13th February – Engagement Excellence Summit

20th February – The Essentials of Employment Law

20th February – HR Conference UK  

25th February – CIPD East London and Docklands – Transforming HR

27th February – Human Resources 2.0: Digitalise your daily tasks

27th February – Upskilling HR to Think and Act More Strategically

4th March – ESPO HR360

4th March – HR Strategic Positioning Event

5th March – HR Seminar: Creating a culture of positive wellbeing and mental wealth

11th March – Preparing for HR Cloud Success

12th March – HR Grapevine Live

12th March – Employee Wellbeing Conference

19th March – Changeboard Future Talent Conference

24th – 25th March – Unleash London

26th March – The Employee Experience Workshop

31st March – Bringing Down the Walls: Lessons in Social Mobility

1st – 2nd April – CIPD HR Business Partnering Conference

2nd April – Workplace X Summit 2020

16th April – CIPD Annual Conference

21st April – CIPD Talent Management and Workforce Planning Conference

23rd April – TALiNT In-House Leaders Emerging Talent

28th April – Introduction to Agile Working

28th April – The Role and Skills of a Valuable HR Assistant

29th April – Diversity and Inclusion Conference

7th May – The Employee Experience Event

12th – 13th May – Developing High-Performance HR Business Partner and Consulting Skills

14th – 15th May – The Maritime HR Conference  

19th May – Let’s Get (Beyond) Physical: Crafting A Holistic Approach To Employee Wellbeing

2nd June – Human Resources Forum London

10th – 11th June – CIPD Festival of Work

16th June – HR’s Agenda in the Organisation of the Future

24th August – Interpersonal Skills for the HR Professional

10th September – Diversity And Inclusion For The 2020s: New Imperatives and Enduring Challenges

14th September – HR & Employee & Experience Week

15th September – DisruptHR London

21st September – Gartner ReimagineHR Conference

23rd September – London HR Summit

29th September – CIPD London Annual Conference

1st October – Retail HR Summit

6th October – Creating Future Focused Ways of Working: A Masterclass on Agile Working

6th October – Employee Benefits Live

22nd October – Mission Critical HR Analytics Summit

6th November – Changeboard Future Talent Conference: Purpose, Meaning & Culture

18th November – Richmond Human Resources Forum

18th – 19th November – CHRO Summit

18th – 19th November – HR Vision


There are so many great L&D and HR events going on in London over the course of this year, so make sure that you make the most of them!

We’ll keep updating the list as the year goes on – check this blog in the future to stay up to date.

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