RecFest 2022








 7 July 2022
Knebworth Park

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The Largest TA Festival

On the 7th of July, RecFest is back to reclaim its title as THE Talent Acquisition Event of the year. Be ready for an absolutely stellar line-up of talks from our best-in-class Speakers & industry experts giving their all to the 3,000 knowledge-hungry recruiters seeking to upskill, connect, unwind and network in our uniquely vibrant festival environment at Knebworth Park.

RecFest 2022 will feature a truly unique and immersive program of content covering all areas of talent acquisition & resourcing and, for the first time ever, RecFest will be separated into multiple thematic zones offering different dedicated environments, stages, and activities – there really will be something for everyone.
Finally, it wouldn’t be a RecFest without live music, chill-out areas, entertainment, street food, multiple bars…and the legendary RecFest afterparty.


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The Agenda

The most anticipated agenda release for a TA event this year is here!

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RecFest offers unique opportunities to everyone in TA, see how.

I'm a RecFester

If you are a RecFester, get ready for the event of the Summer!

Speaker Snapshot

AJ Thomas

AJ Thomas

Head of People Products, the Moonshot Factory (@ Alphabet)

Torin Ellis

Torin Ellis

Principal @ The Torin Ellis Brand

Laura Yeates

Laura Yeates

Head of Graduate Talent, Clifford Chance

Will Dempsey

Will Dempsey

Director, Global Talent Acquisition @ AstraZeneca

Ashten Fizer

Ashten Fizer

Integrated Marketing Manager - Global Diversity @ Meta

#ExcellenceInTA with EY

#ExcellenceInTA is all about practitioners being able to share something they’re proud of, from innovation to an experience that makes them proud to be a part of the TA world. The future of the industry is in safe hands.

Throughout RecFest 2021, we heard talks from the rising stars of the industry as they aimed to inspire others in short talks which offered guidance and the chance to ask questions on your own challenges. See the talks here.

#ExcellenceinTA is returning to RecFest in 2022! You can apply to take part with the form below!

The Zones

At RecFest 2022 we have split the venue into 5 convenient topical zones. Each zone will feature 2 stages and an assortment of activations for you to enjoy. Take a look at our Zone cheat sheet below so you can decide which zones are at the top of your priority list ahead of the day.

The Leadership Zone

The Early Careers

The Technology Zone

The Brand & Experience Zone



What attendees said...

“I don’t know how many conferences and events I’ve been to in my career but I’m guessing it must run into many hundreds now, RecFest was the best recruitment event I’ve ever been to anywhere in the world by a long long way.”

– Matt Alder @ The Recruiting Future Podcast

What attendees said...

“If you want to get your / your teams passion for recruitment back up to the max then I couldn’t recommend #recfest any more. Loved the event!”

– Toby Culshaw @ Amazon

What attendees said...

“Our first RecFest and it won’t be our last! This is for anyone who works in Recruitment/HR and is a great way to learn from experienced speakers, meet interesting people plus get lots of freebies”

– Beth Thompson @ Direction Law

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