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Talent Festival is returning this summer!

Our Skills Festival for the Digital Sector

We are excited to announce that our annual flagship talent festival ‘TALENT FEST 2019’ is returning for a third consecutive year. The festival helps digital businesses attract, train and retain the talent they need to thrive, grow and deliver great work. At the heart of the festival is the championing of diversity in the workforce and empowering businesses to build more inclusive workplaces.

TALENT FEST 2019 consists of a: Jobs Fair, Portfolio Clinic and Skills Summit.

Jobs Fair
Tuesday 18th June, The Clarendon Centre

The Jobs Fair showcases the best digital companies and job opportunities from across the region to over 1,500+ active and engaged job seekers who want careers in the digital, media and tech sector.

Taking part in the Jobs Fair gives you the chance to meet and employ talented people and raise the profile of your business as a great place to work. If you would like an opportunity to showcase your company to 1,500+ job seekers, check out how to get involved.

If you are a job seeker who would like to attend, register for a free ticket.

Portfolio Clinic
Wednesday 19th June, Sallis Benney Theatre

Our Portfolio Clinic connects some of Brighton’s top creative agencies with aspiring designers who are looking for advice and guidance on crafting an outstanding portfolio.

Get in touch if you would like to share your design expertise with our attendees.

If you are looking to create or improve your portfolio, register here to attend.

Skills Summit
Thursday 20th June, The Old Market

The Skills Summit is a dedicated peer-to-peer business conference where executives, managers and founders join inspiring leaders and thinkers for a conversation about how we can attract and support a diverse workforce, and create inclusive workplaces for all.

Tickets to this exclusive day will be limited to just 80 places to ensure that meaningful conversations and contributions are had by all in attendance.

Purchase your ticket here.

TALENT FEST 2019 is made possible thanks to the support of our community and the backing of our headline sponsors American Express.

It’s shaping up to be another fantastic year. If you would like to get involved as a sponsor, stand holder, speaker or attendee make sure you get in touch asap. We look forward to hearing from you.

About the author

Rebecca Groves

Hi, I'm Wired Sussex's Skills and Talent Strategy Lead. I oversee our skills and talent strategy for the regional digital sector. This includes the delivery of activity which addresses this strategy, such as our annual Talent festival, and working with members to help them benefit from our initiatives.

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