’s Global HR Tech Virtual Symposium Notches Record-Breaking Attendance and Announces Startup Pitch Winners

Jacksons Point, Ontario, Canada –, the largest network of HR executives, hosted the Global HR Tech Virtual Symposium from September 30 – October 24, 2019, significantly surpassing attendance targets set by the company. As the foremost trusted industry resource for education, career development, networking, and compliance, strives to connect HR professionals with solutions and knowledge to maximize their HR potential. HR professionals can continuously improve and update their human capital skills with tools to better manage their workforces and careers.

HR professionals from more than fifteen countries across the globe registered and had the opportunity to select and attend any of the complimentary webcasts and information sessions throughout the four themed weeks of the virtual HR tech event. Fifty percent of those attending were in a managerial position or higher. Almost half (49%) of attendees were from organizations with 1000+ employees, from companies such as Unilever, Adidas, Amazon, Apple, AOL, Intel Corporation, NBCUniversal, and so many more.  

“HR professionals are constantly striving to keep up with changing labor regulations and evolving HR technologies, and these remarkable registration numbers demonstrate that ongoing struggle.  The virtual platform gave attendees convenient and cost-effective access to create their own custom schedule of sessions delivered right to their desk. They were able to network with others and gain expert knowledge on the latest best practices relative to them and their organization,” stated Debbie McGrath, Chief Instigator and CEO of 

HR technology startup companies presented pitches on each of the Symposium’s “Innovation Mondays.”  The winning companies all had the highest intended investment from participants in their competing week, along with the most votes from attendees, rated on applicability and product presentation content. The pitch winners just announced include:

HR professionals seeking ongoing informative and educational human capital content can see upcoming schedules for 27 Virtual Events in 2020 and over 200 Webcasts.


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