Start powering your tomorrow

Step into the future at the University of Hertfordshire’s first ever in-person Festival of Ideas on 17-18 May in Hatfield.

Discover an inspiring showcase of more than 50 free, diverse, and innovative events suitable for all ages and interests. Enjoy captivating performances, exhibitions and galleries, film screenings, family-friendly activities, and virtual reality simulations.

If you’ve ever wondered how campus has changed over the years, why not come see for yourself? Create lasting memories re-connecting with your old university friends while exploring our pop-up planetarium, film and TV studios, among others. You’ll even have a chance to meet our robots and take part in interactive art workshops.

And you won’t want to miss the opportunity to learn from and connect with everyone from our world-leading academics   and researchers to industry leaders and the University’s experts in business, AI, technology, arts and culture, health, and sport.

One idea can change your life, so get ready to embrace them all.

Register your interest to receive updates, and secure early notice to reserve a free place on our sessions with limited spaces.

Register your interest