Do you want to drive positive change in the world of work? Then come along to one of our face-to-face or virtual events to learn and connect with like-minded professionals and experts with the same ambition. Ranging from global conferences and exhibitions to local membership community events, our events bring you the very best in  thought leadership, learning and networking opportunities.

Our calendar of events
in Ireland

Our programme of events in Ireland will help you gain insights into emerging trends in the world of work and build your capability as a future-fit people professional.

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Our annual conferences and exhibitions

Our annual conference and exhibitions curate world-class speakers and providers, to deliver inspirational thought leadership, case studies and practical guidance. Offering a range of content topics and formats, there’s something for everyone who wants to make a positive change to the world of work.

Join us for a dynamic one-day conference dedicated to exploring the essential elements of employee wellbeing within the broader context of employee experience. This event will focus on practical strategies, innovative solutions, and inspiring stories that highlight the critical role of wellbeing in creating a thriving workplace. Be part of the leading event that brings the global people profession together. Join us in Manchester, UK, as we tackle the big questions facing the profession. Join us 28 August online at 12pm for the official launch of the 2025 HR Awards in Ireland as we take a deep-dive with Director Mary Connaughton, and a collection of first and second round judges, along with our lead judges, to talk you through the judging process. Join us in Aviva Stadium, Dublin on 06 February 2025, and let us help you navigate the evolving landscape of employment law. In partnership with ByrneWallace LLP, this annual seminar provides expert insights on legislative changes and practical perspectives on impact and implementation to help you manage these changes with clarity and confidence! The CIPD Ireland Annual Conference 2025 will be bigger and better than ever – with an extended main stage and exhibition area, we will be packing in more sessions, experiential aspects, and insights areas. See what you missed in 2024.

Local regional
networking events

Our regional networks across Ireland, run by CIPD members for CIPD members, host a range of face-to-face networking and learning events to help you excel in your career.

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Leading practitioners, specialists and CIPD advisers examine topics and issues concerning the people profession

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Other ways to get involved

Join one of our mentoring schemes

Whether you’re looking for a mentor or want to sharpen your own mentoring skills, there’s a range of CIPD programmes to get involved in

Give your time and expertise

Use your expertise to make a meaningful impact through our volunteering programmes

CIPD Community

Be part of the CIPD online community – a place to learn, debate and connect with other HR and L&D professionals