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National Freelancers Day


Join IPSE for our annual flagship event National Freelancers Day (NFD) in central London. We’ll be celebrating the most enterprising types of business - the UK’s 2 million independent professionals - with an extended day packed full of talks, activities and networking.

Listen and discuss with leading experts to help you grow your skills, business and happiness as a freelancer as well as learning about others' freelancer journeys from across a range of industries. 
Lunch will be provided to give you the chance to refuel and meet other guests as well as exhibitors that offer services to make your life easier.

Workshops, seminars and panel sessions

The day includes keynote speaker sessions, seminars, panel discussions and workshops all designed around 4 key streams:

  • Wellbeing

  • Digital

  • Winning work

  • Finance

Keynote speakers

Founder & The Dots CEO, Pip Jamieson and award-winning comedian, TV writer, and Sunday Times best-selling author Adam Kay.

Named by the Sunday Times as one of the top #100 Disruptive Entrepreneurs, Pip Jamieson, founder of ‘no-collar’ community The Dotsknows a thing or two about the freelance economy. Drawing on a wealth of research, analytics and data from over 400,000 freelancers on The Dots, Pip Jamieson, will open National Freelancers Day by providing ten tips that the most successful freelancers are adopting to thrive in the booming 'No Collar' market.

Adam entered the world of freelancing as a writer and comedian after taking the decision to end his career as an obstetrician and gynaecologist. Adam will close National Freelancers Day with a passionate and hilarious account of his journey from a full-time medical professional to diverse freelancer.

To conclude National Freelancers Day you will be invited to a drinks reception hour on the waterside terrace at Kings Place to reflect on the day.

We are inviting you for the opportunity to step away from your day-to-day work to learn, discover, connect and celebrate! Head over the National Freelancers Day website to find out more.

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