PARTICIPATE IN OUR SUMMER PROGRAMME

IGD’s Summer Programme includes employability skills training, interactions with professionals and project challenges, helping you to gain work experience in our industry.

The food and grocery industry is growing, with jobs to suit everyone. Our fast-paced and diverse industry, has opportunities for all qualification levels, including in-demand STEM skills within Science, Technology, Engineering and Analytics.

Join our virtual work experience programme this summer and boost your skills. This is an incredible chance to meet with industry professionals. Hear their stories, ask their advice and pitch them your ideas!

THROUGHOUT THE WEEK YOU'LL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO:

LISTEN

Gain insights from leaders
of big brands and retailers.

ENGAGE

Ask questions and find out how to get ahead in your career.

CREATE

Take part in projects and pitch your ideas to senior leaders.

The interactive livestreams featuring guest speakers, take place throughout the week.

Everyone joins Monday and Friday morning sessions. Then, choose a Masterclass that interests you on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday.

Participants will:

  • Hear speakers from big brands and retailers
  • Take on a project with guidance from industry insiders
  • Get personalised feedback, develop your skills and add to your CV.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

INDUSTRY
PROFESSIONALS

Register your interest to
volunteer

NOT IN EDUCATION
OR EMPLOYMENT?

Register your interest to
take part this summer