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Event Spotlight: FESTIVAL

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Welcome to the official highlights page of Bright Network FESTIVAL. Our biggest flagship event and the UK’s no.1 graduate career event, FESTIVAL brings thousands of members together to engage and connect with leading employers.

Running successfully for 10 years, FESTIVAL has become a vital part of a student's journey - let’s take a look at some of key highlights and what you can expect when you attend:

"It was an enjoyable day and a really unique experience. I haven’t seen an event like this anywhere else so I am grateful I got to attend. Speaking to graduates at these top firms really boosted my confidence at applying which is already half the battle" - Dhruti Bagoane

Check out the FESTIVAL photo album here

Connections and networking:

Growing your network is vital when kicking off your early career and the Queen Elizabeth II centre is the perfect place to do that!

We’ve taken over another floor this year, meaning double the space for building your connections with other like-minded students and firm representatives. Plus, there's over seven rooms dedicated to skill sessions, panel talks and sector overviews. If you’re need of some inspiration you can check out our top networking tips here!

Explore your options:

Over the last 10 years we’ve welcomed over 100+ employers from a range of sectors including Technology, Charity and Engineering. FESTIVAL gives you chance to discover your future career path and explore avaliable options. Here’s just some of the top employers that have joined us at FESTIVAL:

Insightful discussions & skills sessions:

Attending one of the many panel and skills sessions not only helps to level-up your CV but provides exclusive insights into important topics in the industry, we’ve heard from a range of senior leaders on a series of important topics including:

  • Diversity in the workplace
  • Wellbeing at work
  • Black Hertiage industry perspectives
  • The secret career that exists behind building big brands

Plus, FESTIVAL is designed to help you grow your key skillset, from acing your applications to networking and hacking the hiring process with LinkedIn. 

91% of previous FESTIVAL attendees said the event boosted their confidence when applying 

Sound exciting? Check out how to attend the next Bright Network event here.

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