Events

We combine employment and skills expertise to offer essential, must-attend industry events designed to support professional development and networking for people working in the employment and skills sector. All our events are currently delivered online. To sponsor or partner with us at one of our events get in touch.

Annual Conference on English, Maths and ESOL: A Higher Ambition for Adult Basic Skills

Thursday 11 November | 10:00 – 13:00
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The Lifelong Learning Century

Wednesday 10 November | 12:10 – 13:15
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Employer engagement in pre-apprenticeships

Tuesday 9 November | 14:00 – 15:30 (BST)
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Youth Employment and Skills Summit: Is it ‘job done’ for young people?

Wednesday 20 October | 9.45am – 2pm
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Driving participation, improving impact – refocussing our approach to learning outcomes

Wednesday 29 September
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Better Work Summit

Wednesday 22 September | 10.00 - 11.30am
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Festival of Learning 2021 Awards Ceremony

Tuesday 6 July | 6.00pm
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Learning at work: employer investment in skills

Wednesday 7 July | 2.00 – 3.00PM | Webinar
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Employment and Skills Convention 2021

Recovery and renewal | Thursday 1 July 2021 | 09.30am – 1.30pm | Online
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Restart: Supporting better work

Thursday 17 June | 11.30 – 12.30 | Webinar
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Building strong foundations in our workforce

Wednesday 16 Jun 16 2021 | 3.00 - 4.00pm | Online
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Local works: delivering local jobs and skills recoveries

Wednesday 26 May | 1.30 - 2.30pm
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Training and better work – What works in supporting progression from low pay?

Wednesday 12 May | 10.00 – 11.00am
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Facing the future - employment prospects for young people after coronavirus

Tuesday 20 April 2021 | 2.00 - 3.15pm | Webinar
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The role of flexible work: tackling unemployment, aiding retention and supporting progression

Monday 1 March 2021 | 10.30 – 11.30am | Webinar
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Housing, Learning and Work Conference: Build back better

Thursday 25 February 2021 | 9.30am – 12.50pm
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Launch of Learn Well, Live Well - adult learning and health and wellbeing

Wednesday 24 February 2021 | 2.00 – 3.00pm | online | The Northern Ireland Impact Forum on Adult Learning and Belfast Learning City are launching this timely report on adult learning and health and wellbeing.
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Avoiding a pandemic generation: improving education and employment for young people

Tuesday 23 February 2021 | 1.00 – 2.30pm | Webinar: Youth Commission final report launch
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New resources for pre-apprenticeship providers

Tuesday 9 and Thursday 11 February | Webinar
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Raising the floor: the future of the minimum wage

Wednesday 10 February 2021 | 11.00am - 12.00pm | Webinar
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Getting back to work: how we can make the Restart scheme work

Thursday 28 January | 12.00 – 13.00pm | Webinar
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A higher skills ambition for Northern Ireland: Skills for growth and social inclusion

Wednesday 27 January 2021 | 2.00 – 4.00pm | Webinar
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Tackling single parent poverty after the coronavirus crisis

Wednesday 16 December 2020 | 11.00am - 12.00pm | Webinar
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Employment support for people experiencing homelessness: Lessons from Tackling Multiple Disadvantage

Thursday 17 December 2020| Online | 11.00am - 12.00pm
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Missing millions: how we close the jobs gap

Wednesday 11 November 2020 | 11.02am - 12.00pm | Webinar sponsored by Aptem Employ
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Skills development on pre-apprenticeship programmes

Wednesday 11 November 2020 | 12.00 – 1.00pm | Webinar
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Adult basic skills: building back better

Wednesday 4 November 2020 | 10.00am - 12.45pm | Online conference
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Lifelong learning after lockdown

Monday 2 November 2020 | 12.00 - 1.00pm | Webinar sponsored by City & Guilds
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Crisis in the capital: how to protect low-paid workers and deliver better work in London

Tuesday 27 October 2020 | 2.00 – 3.00pm | Webinar
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Making sure Kickstart works

Wednesday 14 October 2020 | 12.00 – 1.00pm | Webinar
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When furlough ends: preventing a second wave of unemployment

Wednesday 16 September 2020 | 1.00 - 2.00pm | Webinar
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Preventing a pandemic generation: how can we prevent a rise in long term youth unemployment?

Tuesday 25 August | 9.30 - 10.30am | Webinar
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A mid-life employment crisis: how coronavirus will affect the job prospects of older workers

Tuesday 18 August | 12.00 - 12.45pm | Webinar
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Employment and Skills Convention

Thursday 9 July 2020 | Online conference
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Getting Britain back to work: tackling unemployment after coronavirus

Wednesday 17 June 2020 | Webinar
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