Business Summit for HR. Celebrating the People Profession

5th edition. 8 October 2020. Online

Business Summit for HR is a landmark event for both people professionals and business leaders. By focusing on the most innovative strategies in management, technology and learning, the events will help you, and your colleagues, to harness the latest transformations and drive a human future of work. With 900+ attendees, across the years,  filled with inspirational speakers, live experiences and challenging ideas, it’s the ultimate celebration of people in the workplace.


16:30 - 16:45 Opening
16:45 - 17:15 Keynote Speech. Ciprian Arhire, Chartered MCIPD, Senior People Projects & Programmes@ CIPD

17:15 - 18:00 CIPD Award Ceremony. Celebrating CIPD Graduates


Guest Speaker


Ciprian Arhire. People Projects and Programmes, CIPD

Ciprian has been working in HR and business operations for over 10 years driving organisational change and transformation across both the private and third sector. Currently, he’s leading on a portfolio of interventions focused on CIPD London region as well as designing and delivering a series of projects and programmes supporting the CIPD’s branch network to create local communities of practice and thought for people working in HR, L&D and OD across the UK.

Ciprian is one of the founders of the LGBT+ Network at CIPD, the first-ever employee network group as well as co-chairing it at the moment and raising awareness, engaging stakeholders and driving change in the Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging area.

Ciprian sits on CIPD’s D&I steering group overseeing the organisational strategy and governance structure on the area as well as the Sounding Board ensuring the employee voice awareness at all levels in the organisation. He has completed the CIPD intermediate diploma in HR management and a CIPD accredited advanced level Masters in Human Resource Development and Consultancy holding Associate CIPD Membership at the moment.