The CIPP Annual Conference and Exhibition 2018 will be taking place on 10-11 October at the prestigious Birmingham Hilton Metropole. Register your interest by emailing

What’s new?

This year’s theme is all around collaborating with other payroll and pensions professionals, using each other’s knowledge to help better educate the profession. And finally to celebrate the profession with your colleagues and friends.

Why should I attend?

  • Educate yourself about the forthcoming changes to payroll and pensions legislation
  • Collaborate with likeminded individuals, hear from, and ask questions of the industry experts
  • Celebrate the profession and your contribution towards making it successful

The Annual Excellence Awards

Category details will be announced, and nominations will open, for the only non-commercial payroll and pension awards in March 2018.

Register your interest in nominating at

Book now

  • Attendance at your choice of workshops across a packed two day conference
  • Two nights’ accommodation at the Hilton Metropole Birmingham
  • Attendance at the CIPPs Annual Excellence Awards
  • Attendance at the exhibition running alongside the conference
  • Fantastic networking opportunities across the conference and both evenings

Accommodation sold out in 2017 so make sure that you book early to avoid disappointment.

Email the events team now for more information or to book.

What others have said

“Excellent opportunity to meet fellow professionals and discuss live issues” Gareth Bellinger MCIPPdip, UK payroll manager at Glatfelter UK Ltd

“Every year through attending the CIPP Annual Conference I have gained knowledge and come away learning something new” Sharon Anderson BA (Hons) FCIPPdip, EMEA payroll manager at Trustwave Ltd

“The networking time was good, I made some very useful contacts. All of the speakers were knowledgeable on the topics, and sessions were well planned and delivered a the right level” Carol Ann Holding, Payroll manager at My Dentist

“I gained a greater understanding of software capabilities through speaking to exhibitors which was useful. [I came away with] greater confidence in my abilities and a raft of ideas to implement at work. [It was] good to chat to CIPP staff who were very friendly, as were all of the other delegates.” Mary Maidment ACIPP, Payroll manager at Old Mill Accountants

Terms and conditions

Delegates booking onto the Annual Conference and Exhibition through the loyalty rate, the discount is taken off the full price of £1,150 + VAT and not the member price.