HR Innovator

The HRInnovator Competition shines a spotlight on the most creative and promising HR solutions generated by start-ups.

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The HRInnovator Award recognises a product, solution or service which delivers an innovative response to an existing HR problem. This may be a radical new approach to a product, solution or service or one which displays advanced method or features. Our judges look at:

  • The extent to which the solution fulfils the intended objective
  • Proven and quantifiable benefits commercially, socially, personally or a combination of these, to the industry sector or technology category
  • The value of the solution to the target sector

2017 Participants


  • Gain visibility among the most senior gathering of HR Leaders in Europe
  • Build connections and networks that will help you grow your business
  • Get feedback on your business model from powerful & innovative decision-makers
  • Win a bespoke exhibition package worth £20,000


You! As long as you are:

  • A new company (less than 3 years old)
  • Independent – commercialised and proven
  • Business-ready


The winner for the HRD Innovator 2017 were soma analytics who won the following:

Bespoke £20,000 Sponsorship package for HRD Summit 2018 or HRD Summit/Europe 2017

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