Attention: Suffolk tech companies! This is your opportunity to get involved and showcase how the tech industry stands as a leading career opportunity.

Participating in the Suffolk schools festival serves as a platform where you can inspire, engage and invest in the future workforce, while contributing positively to education and the tech sector for our region. Don’t miss out on this chance to make a difference and shape the next generation of tech enthusiasts.

The Suffolk Skills and Careers Festivals, being held on Wednesday 11th October 2023, welcomes around 4000 students from over 40 schools. Students attending the event have the opportunity to meet with over 80 employers from 14 key sectors committed to growing talent locally. The emphasis, for employers, is on engagement, raising aspiration and fostering ambition rather than recruitment.

The sectors represented included:

Advanced Manufacturing & EngineeringHealth & Social CareProfessional Services
Careers AdviceFood & FarmingPublic Services
ConstructionICT – Digital & CreativeRetail
Education & TrainingLeisure & TourismOther
EnergyPorts & Logistics

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Why Exhibit

This is a wonderful opportunity for your organisation to connect with Suffolk’s young people; your future workforce.

The Suffolk Skills and Careers Festival is a yearly interactive event aimed at 14 – 24-year olds to help inspire them for their future career and to demonstrate the various options available. It is currently the only major skills and careers event to take place in Suffolk and provides a much-needed bridge between business and education.

For further event information please contact Michelle Laughlin on 01473 707 121 or


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