IES staff are very active beyond the commissioned project work they do, with national and international speaking and chairing engagements.

See any of our researchers’ individual activities on their profile pages.


  • Career management implications of a diverse workforce

    Hirsh W, Managing Diversity, Hawksmere, London, June 1997

  • The New HR Agenda

    Reilly P, Electricity Association HR Conference, London, June 1997

  • Career Development in the New Millenium

    Hirsh W, 2nd Annual Conference, IPD Northern Ireland Branch, IPD Northern Ireland Branch, Belfast, June 1997

  • More intensive jobsearch through less generous benefits?

    Meager N, European Employment Observatory conference, European Employment Observatory, Stockholm, June 1997

  • Career development in flatter structures

    Hirsh W, Women’s Management Network seminar, Women’s Management Network, Eastbourne, May 1997

  • Transitional Labour Markets. ‘Bridges’ between dependent and self-employment

    Meager N, New Institutional Arrangements in the Labour Market, Euro Academy of Urban Environment, Berlin, April 1997

  • Changing work patterns: looking ahead to the 21st century

    Hillage J, Enfield Careers Conference, NFER - Nelson Education, Enfield, March 1997

  • Career development: beyond the gizmo

    Hirsh W, Career Management in the 21st Century, HRD Week, Wembley, March 1997

  • Making it to the top? Career development in the 90s

    Hirsh W, IPD, Thames Valley Branch, IPD, Reading, February 1997

  • The Management and Organisation of Work in the 21st Century

    Hillage J, Future of Work, Templeton College, Oxford, Templeton College, Oxford, February 1997