Bookings now being taken...  

To Book Click the appropriate icon for your organisation and fill in the online form – you will need your Public Liability insurance number and payment card to complete the booking process.

Are you keen to influence the quality of future Suffolk employees? Do you have apprenticeships/internships/jobs you need to fill? Do you offer skills and training opportunities? 

Then book now or contact us today to find out how you can be involved in this year’s Suffolk Skills Show. You can book a stand, bring in a demonstration, set up Have A Go activities that help achieve better understanding of your organisation and bring your young ambassadors to talk about the kind of jobs within it. Costs start from £300+VAT for a 2x2m stand. 

We offer an Ambassador Sponsor Package for those that want to be seen as a supporter of the Show but don’t have the resources to commit to one of our larger sponsorships. This gives exposure on the website and we provide a flag printed with the company logo and lined up along the route inside Trinity Park/Suffolk Showground. The package also includes your company contact details and profile on the website. The cost is £500.00+VAT for this and the flags measure 69 x379cm (approx 12' high) – the flag is then yours to keep after the event should you wish.  

To book a stand, or a stand and flag package. Select the most appropriate Sector Icon from the bottom of the Site Plan page and click on it.   



Option 1 £300+VAT



Option 2 £350+VAT

Option 3 Flag and Stand (call to book)

Stand Type
Event Centre

Advanced Manufacturing; Energy; Enterprise; Finance & Business Services; IT & Technology; Law & Legal Services; Ports & Logistics; and University Zones 

2*2 m3*2 m



Shell Scheme
Cattle Building

Engineering; Motor Vehicles; College Zones; 

The Built Environment (Construction)

2*2 m3*2 m



Space Only

Agriculture & Landbased & Animals including 'Field to Fork'; Education & Training including the Careers & Information Zone; Services; 

2*2 m3*2 m



Shell Scheme

Military Village (Army, Navy, RAF, Reserves, Public Services) 

N/A4*4 m



Space Only

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You may filter the list of exhibitors using the following options.


CIBSE promotes the career of building services engineers by accrediting courses of study in further and higher education, by approving work based training programmes and providing routes to full professional Registration and Membership, including Chartered Engineering, Incorporated Engineer and Engineering Technician. Once qualified, CIBSE offers a range of services all focused on maintaining and enhancing professional excellence throughout a career.

Colchester + Ipswich Museums

The collections at Colchester + Ipswich Museums include both human and natural history, while our buildings range from a beautiful Tudor Mansion to the largest Norman Keep in Europe. Through our diverse programme of exhibitions and events for all ages, we help share the stories of each town.
Our staff believe in showcasing museum roles and encouraging more people to get involved, through volunteering, traineeships and revealing what goes on behind the scenes.

Construction Industry Training Board

The Go Construct website showcases the many career opportunities available in construction and the built environment. The site helps to meet the future skills needs of the industry and to recruit a workforce that is diverse and ready for the challenge of the future. It aims to Inspire people to consider a career in construction, discover what a career in construction is really like and experience the industry for themselves.


The CTC is a multi-award winning Performing Arts Academy offering high quality training in the Arts.

Our weekly musical theatre classes have something for everyone, from those who love to act, sing and dance to those who enjoy making new friends and gaining confidence.

The CTC are also launching a one year full time Foundation course in Musical Theatre from 2019. This course is aimed at young performers who want to take their training to the next level in preparation for drama school auditions

East Suffolk & North Essex NHS Foundation Trust

East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust was formed on 1 July 2018 through the merger of Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust and The Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust. Called ESNEFT for short, the East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust is made up of the two NHS trusts that ran Colchester and Ipswich hospitals. ESNEFT will run services from Colchester and Ipswich hospitals, seven other sites and in the community.

Easton and Otley College

A self-contained campus located 9 miles outside Ipswich, Otley caters for a wide range of courses in a number of specialist buildings, many of which have been recently refitted and refurbished. It’s a well-connected campus, with an extensive and ever-expanding network of direct bus routes linking Otley to all parts of Suffolk and Essex.

EDF Energy

EDF Energy is one of the largest energy companies in the UK, supplying around 5 million residential and business accounts with electricity or gas. We produce around one-fifth (20%) of the nation’s electricity and that makes us the largest supplier by volume - something we’re really proud of.

Fred. Olsen Limited

Established in the UK in 1963 Fred. Olsen Ltd’s business interests primarily focus on renewable energy. Forest management and travel interests also feature in our portfolio. Based in the UK, but operating globally our brands aim is to build a reputation based on innovation, service and dependability.

Gallagher Bassett

As the premier multiline claims services provider in the world we help people, companies and organisations around the globe improve their claims experience.

We guide our clients to improve their claims handling processes. We guard our clients’ names and assets with unrivaled products and service. And we go beyond expectations in the continuous pursuit of a better way.

Galloway European Coachlines

Forward Thinking Coach company that cover all areas of the work including Local Bus National Express and Educational School Trips to the World War 1 Battlefields

Game Anglia

Creative IT company positioned within the games industry.

Gipping Construction Ltd

General Building Contractors working throughout East Anglia, particularly in Suffolk and North Essex. We undertake all aspects of construction from Social and Private Housing, through the Education, Care and Leisure sectors to Industrial and Commercial Offices, Warehouses and Workshops.

Gressingham Foods

Gressingham foods is a family run Red Tractor assured business in East Anglia. The Gressingham duck is a unique breed that first came about when the small but flavourful wild Mallard was crossed with the larger Pekin duck giving a meaty, succulent duck with more breast meat, less fat and a rich gamey flavour. We breed, hatch, rear and then prepare the Gressingham Duck® by hand from farms here in the neighbouring counties of Suffolk and Norfolk.


Icanbea… is social media styled careers website, similar to an online version of the Suffolk Skills Show. It is filled with information about industries and local employers with text, images and videos showing job roles, career paths, live career opportunities and a ‘careers wizard’ game for students who are unsure of their next steps. Users can like and follow industries & organisations creating their own 'My Page' and will receive notifications when opportunities become available.

Innovation Martlesham

Innovation Martlesham is an established cluster of high-tech ICT companies located at Adastral Park. Besides being home to a diverse range of large, medium and small companies, Innovation Martlesham is a ‘collaborative ecosystem’ for technology companies. It provides physical office accommodation and a Business club to support the demand from businesses and hosts networking opportunities and events, has a Business Support Function and a Mentor Group and an ICT Business Incubator and Accelerator.