When is the CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition 2023?

Wednesday 8 November | 08:30-18:30 (17:15 for last entry)

Thursday 9 November | 08:30-16:00 

Where is the CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition 2023 being held?

Manchester Central Convention Complex



M2 3GX


How do I book a hotel?

Get exclusive offers by booking your accommodation for the CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition 2023 in Manchester here.

How do I book parking at Manchester Central?

1. Download the ParkPass NCP app from the Apple Store or Google Play
2. Register if new to the app or login
3. Add MCEXHIB14 as the SaverID

Is there a cloakroom/luggage storage at the venue?

Yes, in the entrance lobby. The cloakroom will be busy at peak times. If possible, we advise you to leave your luggage at your hotel.

Where can I pre-book my conference sessions? Can I change the sessions I’ve booked onto if I change my mind?

In-person conference ticket holders can pre-book their chosen sessions during the online booking process. Sessions are subject to availability. You can change your sessions by logging back into your booking until 26 October. Following this date, please contact us on cipdevents.tickets@haymarket.com. Online conference ticket holders are not required to pre-book their sessions. 

Can I view all sessions on-demand?

Yes, all sessions are available on-demand for both in-person and online conference attendees.* You can access these by visiting the online event platform, which will be shared with you 4-7 days before the event. Please note that the exhibition sessions are not being recorded and are available in-person only. 

*Subject to speakers’ permission.

How do I access the online event platform?

This will be shared with you one week prior to the event taking place. A link will be emailed to the email address you use to register for the event.

Where can I connect with other attendees on social media?

Connect with us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. Be sure to use the hashtag #cipdACE before, during and after the event to join the conversation.  

What we are doing to make this event more sustainable?

We are working with the venue and all of our suppliers to reduce the environmental impact and increase the positive social and economic contribution of this event. View our sustainability page to see some of the things we are doing.

What we are doing to make the event more accessible?

We are committed to making this event accessible to everyone - view our accessibility page to see some examples of what this means in practice.


Still have a question?

if you can't find what you are looking for or would you like to speak to someone directly, please contact the Customer Services team on +44 (0)20 8267 3200 or cipdevents.tickets@haymarket.com.