Student Conference (England and Wales)


This annual event is delivered by the Career Development Institute for all CDI Student Members based in England and Wales. The last econference took place on Wednesday 13 April 2022 and focused on 'Enhancing professional practice through CPD'.



This Conference highlights:

• The breadth of areas of work in the career development sector
• Benefits of continuous professional development
• Different means by which CPD can be undertaken
• Value of developing professional networks

Our expert keynote speakers and panelists focus on:

• Identification of learning needs
• The value of practitioner research
• Identification of professional goals
• Professional networking to support our clients and ourselves

The workshop sessions offer additional opportunities to learn more about working in the different parts of the sector, the CPD opportunities available and the importance of professional networking.


The new generation of career development professionals has a key role to play in the future of the career development sector. This conference will be of interest, relevance and value to students undertaking any of the qualifications accepted for the UK Register of Career Development Professionals.


This conference is FREE to attend by any CDI Student Member studying any qualification accepted for the UK Register of Career Development Professionals.