Bucks Skills Show 2018 Logo

19th October 2019 - The Gateway, Aylesbury

What is it?

An interactive careers experience where young people can discover different industry sectors for themselves and ask questions about career pathways. From robot arms to augmented reality, gory stage make-up to a cyber-lock suitcase challenge – it’s never boring!

Who’s it for?

All secondary school-age students, teachers, parents and carers.

Why come?

Meet a wide range of employers from local, national and international industries keen to spot the talent of the future. Network with representatives from:

  • Creative industries  – sponsored by Cube Video
  • Engineering, technology & manufacturing
  • Health and medical technology – sponsored by Buckinghamshire New University
  • Business
  • Retail, hospitality & leisure
  • Public services
  • Space industries
  • Construction
  • Plus meet education providers in the ‘next steps’ area – sponsored by Buckinghamshire College Group

Speaker space

sponsored by flannery plant Hire

9:50am
Andrew Smith
Pinewood Studios

Buckinghamshire Local Industrial Strategy. Career Opportunities in Film, TV, Animation and Games

10:15am
Sir. David Lidington
MP for Aylesbury

Government Skills Policy and Industrial Strategy – the opportunity for young people

10:40am
Patrick Flannery Flannery Plant Hire

Careers in Civil Engineering and Construction

11:05am
Alison Lomax
Google

Careers in Digital

11:30am
Tony Forsyth
UK Space Agency

Careers in the Space Industry

12:15pm
Lohan Presencer
Ministry of Sound

Careers in the Music Industry

12:40pm
Neil Macdonald
Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Careers in Healthcare

1:05pm
Paddy Patterson
Apprenticeships

A guide to apprenticeships

1:30pm
Rob Lewis
TotalSim Ltd

Careers in High Performance Engineering

2:05pm
Paul Owen
Sales Talent UK

Careers in Sales

2019 Tickets

General Admission Tickets

General Admission Tickets are now available for Saturday 19th October. Book your free tickets now!

Exhibitor Tickets

Bookings are now open for Businesses, Universities, colleges and independent providers to book a stand at the Bucks Skills Show 2019