PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Aug. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The HR Technology Conference & Expo® is pleased to announce the participants of its Pitchfest 2022. The popular startup competition will take place during the upcoming HR Technology Conference, taking place September 13-16, 2022 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. .
This year, 33 companies will compete during three preliminary rounds, each given five minutes to present and two to three minutes to answer questions from the judges. Based on a combination of votes from the audience and the judges, the total score obtained by each company in the preliminary rounds will determine which six will advance to the finals.
On Thursday, September 15 at 10 am PT, the Pitchfest Finals will name one winner to receive the grand prize of $25,000 and exhibit space at the 2023 Human Resources Technology Conference. place will receive $5,000. Prize money for the winners will be donated by the Randstad Innovation Fund, Randstad’s strategic corporate venture fund.
Listed in alphabetical order, these are the companies selected to participate in Pitchfest 2022:
- Educate Software
- Finwello Inc.
- best gift co.
- Illoominus Software, Inc.
- modern loop
- Probotalent, LLC
- Pulse – Automatic Status
- on ramp
- smart classification
- soundbite inc.
- sunny day background
- team sense
- think view
- translator, inc.
Rebecca McKenna, Vice President of Global Events and Publisher at LRP Media Group, commented, “We created Pitchfest to recognize innovative products and services from emerging HR technology startups. The popularity of the competition continues to grow, becoming one of the most sought after awards in the space. As a result, we saw an overwhelming number of entries this year, which we narrowed down to just 33. We look forward to seeing what these companies have to offer.”
This year’s HR Technology Conference will also feature more than 120 sessions and more than 400 exhibitors, giving attendees the opportunity to learn about and experience the latest in HR technology firsthand. Pitchfest attendance is included with a Premium Pass to the conference. To register, visit www.hrtechnologyconference.com.
About the HR Technology Conference & Expo®
The human resources executive® HR Technology Conference & Expo® has helped tens of thousands of HR professionals make smarter, more informed decisions regarding their organization’s HR technology investments with a world-class educational program. Founded in 1997, the conference’s annual fall event is the longest-running in-person event dedicated to the HR technology industry, featuring the world’s largest expo showcasing innovative HR technologies, exciting demos and competition. Of start. Building on the success of the in-person event and due to the steady growth of the industry, in 2020, the HR Technology Conference & Expo® started hosting a virtual event to complement its internationally recognized on-site event and bring the community together more often. Visit www.hrtechnologyconference.com for more details.