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The National Graduate Recruitment Conference is the one-day event, exclusively for graduate recruiters from the UK's leading employers, presented by High Fliers Research.

Now in its thirteenth year, the conference is timed to take place just before the start of the new university recruiting season and brings together more than 150 recruiters from across the country to reflect on the very latest developments in graduate recruitment and set the agenda for the year ahead.

The 2019 conference is being held in central London at the iconic, five-star St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, providing a convenient and prestigious setting for this year's event.

Be the first to hear about graduate recruitment targets for 2020, take part in conference discussions and sessions run by some of the country's most successful graduate employers, and network with colleagues from more than twenty different industries and business sectors.

So, book your place for this year's conference and make a date to join the UK's top graduate recruiters on Friday 20th September 2019.

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Conference presentations
Expert briefings
Expert briefings

With no sponsors, no agencies and no suppliers, The National Graduate Recruitment Conference provides a unique forum for the UK's most successful employers to discuss and debate every aspect of graduate recruitment.

The conference will be chaired by Martin Birchall, Managing Director of High Fliers Research and Editor of The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers.

Highlights from the day's programme include:

  • an in-depth review of the 2018-2019 graduate recruitment season
  • personal insights from senior graduate recruitment managers, sharing their experiences of recruiting this year’s graduates
  • keynote speakers exploring the latest innovations in graduate recruitment marketing, selection & assessment, and graduate training & development
  • a lively panel discussion with final year students from the 'Class of 2020' who’ll be graduating next year from the UK’s leading universities
  • an exclusive preview of employers' graduate recruitment targets for 2020

The conference is being held on at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in central London.

Registration will be from 9am, the conference begins at 9.30am and the day concludes at 5pm. The conference is taking place in the Hansom Hall and lunch will served in the hotel's ballroom.

Over the last eleven years, more than 1,600 graduate recruiters from around the UK have taken part in The National Graduate Recruitment Conference, representing 300 graduate employers, including:

AB Agri
ACCA
Accenture
AECOM
Air Products
Airbus
Aldi
Allen & Overy
Allianz Insurance
Amazon
American Express Services Europe
Amey
Anglian Water
Aon
Arcadia Group
Arriva
ASDA
AstraZeneca
Atkins
Atos
Aviva
AWE
AXA
Babcock
BAE Systems
Baker Hughes
Baker McKenzie
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Bank of England
Barclays
Barclays Capital
Barclays Corporate
Barclays Global Wealth
BDO
Berwin Leighton Paisner
Bibby Financial Services
BlackRock
Bloomberg
Bluefin Solutions
BNP Paribas
Bond Dickinson
BP
BRE
British Airways
British Army
BT
Cancer Research UK
Capgemini
Capital One
Centrica
CGG
CIMA
Citi
Civil Service Fast Stream
Clifford Chance
Clyde & Co
Co-operative Group
Coca Cola Enterprises
College of Policing
Credit Suisse
CSC
Cummins
Danone
Deloitte
Detica
Deutsche Bank
DHL
Diageo
DLA Piper
Dstl
Dundas & Wilson
dunnhumby
Dyson
E.ON
EC Harris
EDF Energy
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
European Commission
Expedia
Explore Learning
ExxonMobil
EY
Facebook
FDM Group
Fidelity International
Fidessa
Field Fisher Waterhouse
Financial Services Authority
Dyson
E.ON
EC Harris
EDF Energy
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
European Commission
Expedia
Explore Learning
ExxonMobil
EY
Facebook
FDM Group
Fidelity International
Fidessa
Field Fisher Waterhouse
Financial Services Authority
FirstGroup
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Frontier Economics
Frontline
GCHQ
GE
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
Gist
GSK
Goldman Sachs
Google
Government Legal Service
Grant Thornton
Grosvenor
Herbert Smith
Hewlett Packard
Hill Dickinson
Hilton
HM Treasury
Hogan Lovells
HSBC
IBM
ICAEW
Institute of Actuaries
ICAS
Institute of Practitioners in Advertising
Interfleet
Irwin Mitchell
J.P. Morgan
Jaguar Land Rover
John Lewis Partnership
KFC
KPMG
L'Oréal
Lazard
Latham & Watkins
Lidl
Linklaters
Lloyds Banking Group
Logica
Manches
Mars
Mayer Brown
MBDA
McDermott, Will & Emery
McDonald's Restaurants
McKinsey & Company
Menzies
Mercer
Metropolitan Police
Microsoft
Miller Group
Morgan Advanced Materials
Morgan Stanley
Morrisons
MUFG
MUSI
Nabarro
Nationwide
Nestlé
Network Rail
NHS Management Training Scheme
Nomura
Norton Rose Fulbright
npower
nucleargraduates
Ofcom
Oliver Wyman
PA Consulting
Police HPDS
Police Now
Procter & Gamble
PSA Peugeot Citroën
Morgan Stanley
Morrisons
MUFG
MUSI
Nabarro
Nationwide
Nestlé
Network Rail
NHS Management Training Scheme
Nomura
Norton Rose Fulbright
npower
nucleargraduates
Ofcom
Oliver Wyman
PA Consulting
Police HPDS
Police Now
Procter & Gamble
PSA Peugeot Citroën
PwC
RBC Capital Markets
RBS Group
Renault
Renishaw
RM Education
Rolls-Royce
Royal Navy
Sainsbury's
Samsung
Santander
Savills
Shell
Siemens
Simmons & Simmons
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
Sky
Sopra
Sparx
St. James's Place
Standard Life
SunGard
Tarmac
Tata Steel
Taylor Wimpey
Teach First
Telefónica
Tesco
Thales
Towers Watson
Toyota
Transport for London
Trowers & Hamlins
UBS
UK Power Networks
Unilever
Unipart
Unlocked
Verizon Communication
Virgin Media
Virgin Money
Vodafone
Waitrose
Wellcome Trust
Willis
WPP
Boeing
CMS
Department for Education
Johnson & Johnson
Macquarie Bank
National Express Group
Newton Europe
Philips
RAF
Rothschild
Sopra Steria
Standard Chartered Bank
Womble Bond Dickinson
XPO Logistics


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Entrance to St Pancras Hotel


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The National Graduate Careers Conference 2019 is being held at the St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel in central London. Housed in one of the city's most iconic buildings, the five-star hotel opened in 2011 following the redevelopment of St Pancras railway station.

The main entrance to the hotel is from the forecourt on Euston Road and the registration desk for the conference will be towards the rear of the main hotel foyer

Travelling by Train
The St Pancras Renaissance Hotel adjoins St. Pancras International railway station, directly adjacent to Kings Cross station and is five minutes walk from Euston station, which are served by Virgin Trains, Virgin Trains East Coast, London Midland, First Capital Connect, Eurostar and London Overground service.

By Tube & Bus
Kings Cross St. Pancras Underground station is on the the Piccadilly, Victoria, Northern, Circle, Hammersmith and City and Metropolitan lines. Many bus services stop at St. Pancras Station, including 390, 46, 205, 10, 91, 45, 59, 63, 17, 30, 476 & 259.

By Car
There is no onsite car parking within the hotel, but St Pancras station car park is accessible from Pancras Road and there are car parks on Britannia Street and Judd Street, within a 10 minutes' walk.

Accommodation
Overnight accommodation for the conference can be booked directly via the hotel's website or is available at the nearby Pullman London St Pancras, Great Northern, Premier Inn Euston, Premier Inn Kings Cross, Travelodge or Hub hotels.