Student Conference 2017 Presentations

 Thank you for attending the CDI Student Conference 2017. We have available to download a selection of presentations that were delivered during the day; you'll find the full list below, and this page will be updated periodically to ensure the most up to date information is available to download.


Keynote Presentations

Keynote 1          

Understanding the current landscape

Virginia Isaac, Chief Executive of the Inspiring Futures Foundation and CDI President


 Keynote 2

Moments of Choice

Professor Tristram Hooley, Director of Research, Careers and Enterprise Company


Keynote 3

Integrating theory into practice: Labour Market Information (LMI)

Professor Jenny Bimrose, Institute for Employment Research, University of Warwick


Keynote 4  

Devolving responsibility for careers guidance to schools – is it working?

David Andrews OBE, Fellow of the National Institute for Careers Education and Counselling and CDI Policy Associate


Keynote 5

Career Coaching

Julia Yates, Senior Lecturer, at City, University of London



 Workshop Presentations

Working with clients who have learning difficulties and disabilities

Jenny Connick, Talentino


Careers of the Future

Michael Spayne, Labour Market Analyst, Focus LMi


Quality in Careers Standard (QiCS) and the award providers: building a framework of quality in partnership with your organisation

Sue Thacker, Careers Education Development Manager, Prospects


Career helping at depth: working with the whole person in careers work

Phil McCash, Principal Teaching Fellow in Career Studies, Centre for Lifelong Learning, University of Warwick



Additional Information

Critical Websites - a vital mediation role in the advisers toolkit

Hillary Nickel, Career Companion