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Recruitment events you need to attend in 2018

From seminars to sector-specific recruitment events, we know it’s key for recruitment professionals and industry leaders to network and share their knowledge with each other.

We’ve collated a list of recruitment events happening across the country (even a few abroad) that you need to know about.

Click here for our list of recruitment events happening in 2019.


Past 2018 recruitment events

January recruitment events

The Ultimate Social Media Workshop For Recruiters (TEAM) – Wednesday, 17th January 2018, Birmingham

SocialTalent – The Future of Work Series – Wednesday 24th January 2018, The Square Pig Holborn, 30-32 Procter Street, Holborn, London, WC1V 6NX

Action GDPR For Recruiters – Wednesday 24th January 2018, Broadbean, South Quay Building, 189 Marsh Wall, London

Recruitment Agency Expo – 31st Jan-1st Feb 2018, Olympia, London


February recruitment events

APSco – Finance Sector – Wednesday 7th February 2018, Veale Wasbrough Vizards, 86 Fetter Lane, London, EC4A LAD

Marketing, Media, Creative and Comms Sector Meeting – Thursday 8th February 2018, REC, 1st floor Dorset House, 27-45 Stamford Street, London, SE1 9NT

Recruitment Technology – In-house Recruitment Conference – Thursday 8th February 2018, The Cumberland Hotel, Great Cumberland Place, Marylebone, W1H 7DL

2018 Everywoman in Tech Forum – Thursday 8th February 2018, London Hilton on Park Lane, 22 Park Lane, London, W1K 1BE

EVP, Employer Brand & Recruitment Marketing – Wednesday 14th February 2018, The Fable, 52 Holborn Viaduct, London, EC1A 2FD

APsco – IT Sector – Tuesday 20th February 2018, London

CIPD Recruitment Conference 2018 – Tuesday 20th February 2018, Millennium Gloucester Hotel, London

APSco – Education Sector – Wednesday 21st February 2018, London

The Future Of Recruitment: 5 Years Ahead – Thursday 22nd February 2018, The Fable, 52 Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2FD

Drivers and Industrial Sector – Thursday 22nd February 2018, REC, 1st floor Dorset House, 27-45 Stamford Street, London, SE1 9NT

APSco – Northern Business Forum – Tuesday 27th February 2018, Manchester

Energy Storage Summit – Tuesday 27th – Wednesday 28th February 2018, Victoria Park Plaza – London, UK

The Ocean Energy Race – Wednesday 28th February 2018, SEC, Glasgow

APSco – Technology Leadership Forum – Wednesday 28th February, London


March recruitment events

Rec+ Conference – Thursday 1st March 2018 – Friday 2nd March 2018, Hotel Berlin, Berlin, Germany

APSco – Marketing Forum – Tuesday 6th March 2018, London

GDPR Seminar- Are you ready for the new EU Regulation? – Tuesday 6th March 2018, REC, 1st Floor Dorset House, 27-45 Stamford Street, London, SE1 9NT

The Global Recruiter UK Summit 2018 – Thursday 8th March 2018, 30 Euston Square, London

Marketing Within Recruitment – Thursday 8th March 2018, Tropicana Beach Club, New London Theatre, Parker Street, London, WC2B 5PW

RLCon Year Ahead 2018 – Thursday 8th March 2018, The King’s Fund, 11-13 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0AN

TEAM 6th National Networking Conference – Friday 9th March 2018, Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa, Near Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8QH

TAtech Europe 2018 – Tuesday 13th March 2018 – Wednesday 14th March 2018, Croke Park Stadium, Dublin, Ireland

APSco – Yorkshire Business Forum – Thursday 15th March 2018, Leeds

UNLEASH Conference and Expo London – Tuesday 20th – Wednesday 21st March 2018, The ExCeL London

IT & Technical Networking Event (TEAM) – Wednesday 21st March 2018, The Glebe Hotel, Church Street, Barford, Warwickshire, CV35 8BS

APSco – Midlands Business Forum – Thursday 22nd March 2018, Birmingham

Running a Successful Temp Desk – Tuesday 27th March 2018, London (Recruitment Matters)


April recruitment events

Cyber Security EXPO – Thursday 5th April 2018, Bristol

People Analytics World Conference 2018 – Wednesday 11th April – Thursday 12th April 2018, Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Westminster, London, SW1P 3EE

RLCon Leeds 2018 – Thursday 19th April 2018, Park Plaza Leeds, Boar Lane, Leeds, LS1 5NS

SIA Contingent Workforce Strategies Summit Europe – Tuesday 24th – Wednesday 25th April 2018, Royal Lancaster London Hotel, Lancaster Terrace, London, W2 2TY

Collaboration in the Gig Economy – Wednesday 25th – Thursday 26th April 2018, Royal Lancaster London Hotel Lancaster Terrace, London, W2 2TY

TLCon Emerging Talent South 2018 – Thursday 26th April 2018, Foyles, 107 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0DT


May recruitment events

North East Expo – Wednesday 2nd May 2018, Falcons Stadium, Kingston Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne

SGG Global Cybersecurity Conference 2018 – Tuesday 8th May 2018, Holiday Inn London, Coram St, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1HT

Immigration for Recruiters: Right to Work in the UK – Thursday 10th May 2018, Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel, Knightsbridge, London

Innovation Circus: Social Recruiting – Friday 11th May 2018, The Knowledge Centre, 96 Euston Road, London, NW1 2DB

RLCon Birmingham 2018 – Thursday 17th May 2018, 7 Cannon Street, Birmingham, B2 5EP

Silicon Milkroundabout – Saturday 19th – Sunday 20th May 2018, Old Truman Brewery, East London

C-Level Recruitment Forum 2018 – Thursday 24th May 2018, TBC.


June recruitment events

Security BSides London 2018 – Wednesday 6th June 2018, ILEC Conference Centre, 47 Lillie Road London, SW6 1UD

Sourcecon Budapest – Tuesday 12th June 2018, Budapest, Hungary

Recruitment Agency Innovation, Technology & Social Media Showcase – Wednesday 20th June 2018, London

Sourcing Summit Europe – Wednesday 20th June 2018 – Thursday 21st June 2018, London

APSCo – Defining The Future – Monday 25th June – Thursday 28th June 2018, Ettington Park, Oxford

IPSE – National Freelancers Day 2018 – Thursday 28th June 2018, Kings Place 90 York Way, Kings Cross, London, N1 9AG


July recruitment events

OWASP AppSec Europe 2018 – Monday 2nd July – Friday 6th July 2018, Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Westminster, London, SW1P 3EE

TREC 2018 – Wednesday 4th July 2018, Grand Connaught Rooms, 61-65 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2B 5DA

Brexit & HR Summit 2018 – Thursday 5th July 2018, TBC.

How to Attract & Retain Scale-up Talent – Thursday 5th July 2018, The Drift, Heron Tower, 110 Bishopsgate, London, EC2N 4AY

London Fintech Week 2018 – Friday 6th July – Friday 13th July 2018, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London, SW1P 3EE


August recruitment events

Reconverse – Future Talent – Wednesday 1st August 2018, The Square Pig, 30-32 Procter Street, Holborn WC1V 6NX


September recruitment events

Engage London – Tuesday 11th September 2018 – Wednesday 12th September 2018, Hilton London Metropole, 225 Edgeware Road, London, W2 1JU

Social Media for Recruitment – Wednesday 12th September 2018, Etc Venues, Avonmouth House, Avonmouth Street, London, SE1 6NX

Jobbio HIGHER: London Tech Job Fair – Wednesday 12th September 2018, The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London, E1 6QR

London Regional Networking Event (TEAM) – Thursday 13th September 2018, London

Hiring Success Europe – Wednesday 19th September 2018 – Thursday 20th September 2018, Glashaus Berlin, Eichenstraße 4, 12435 Berlin, Germany

London Tech Job Fair – Thursday 20th September 2018, WeWork Moorgate, 1 Fore Street Avenue, London, EC2Y 9DT


October 2018 recruitment events

Recruitment Agency Expo – Wednesday 3rd – Thursday 4th October 2018, NEC, Birmingham

FT Cyber Security Summit – Monday 15th October – Tuesday 16th October 2018, Marriott Grosvenor Square, Grosvenor Square, London, W1K 6JP

Outsourcing Summit & Conference – Wednesday 17th – 18th October 2018, ExCeL Arena, 1 Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1XL

Uprise Europe 2018 – Wednesday 17th – 18th October 2018, The Richmond, North Brunswick Street, Dublin, 7 Ireland

DevSecCon London 2018 – Thursday 18th October – Friday 19th October 2018, CodeNode, 10 South Place, London, EC2M 7EB, UK

Future of Work Summit 2018 – Thursday 18th October 2018, TBC.

CSX Europe 2018 – Monday 29th October – Wednesday 31th October 2018, London

Social Recruiting Days – Monday 29th October – Tuesday 30th October, Ellington Hotel Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Indeed Interactive UK – Monday 29th October – Wednesday 31th October 2018, Down Hall Hotel & Spa, Matching Road, Hatfield Heath, Essex, CM22 7AS

RLCon Amsterdam 2018 – Tuesday 30th October 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands


November 2018 recruitment events

The Web Summit – Monday 5th November – Thursday 8th 2018, Altice Arena & Fil, Lisbon

DevRelCon – Wednesday 7th November – Thursday 8th 2018, QEII Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P 3EE

Jobg8 Job Board Summit Europe – Thursday 8th – Friday 9th November 2018, Etc.venues, St Paul’s – 200 Aldersgate Conference Centre

Big Data London – Tuesday 13th November – Wednesday 14th November 2018, Olympia, Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London, W14 8UX

UK Recruitment Conference 2018 – Wednesday 14th November 2018, Sway Bar, Great Queen Street, London, WC2B 5BZ

Go Global: How to Recruit & Retain Top Talent in the US – Tuesday, 20th November 2018, London (Venue TBC)

Tech Rec 2018 – Wednesday 21th – Friday 23rd November 2018, Berlin, Germany

SIA Executive Forum Europe – Wednesday 27th – Thursday 28th November 2018, Grange St Paul’s Hotel 10 Godliman Street, London, EC4V 5AJ


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