Welcome to the 

CIPD People Management Awards

Thursday 21 September 2023

JW Marriott Grosvenor House London

Please find all you need to know about the evening, including the seating plan and running order of the Awards. 

Remember to tag us at #CIPDPMAs23 

Please enjoy complimentary WiFi:


PW: CIPD2023

Awards Evening Programme and Menu


18:30 VIP Drinks Reception for judges and sponsors

18:45 Drinks Reception

19:30 Dinner 

21:30 Awards Ceremony, presented by Ellie Taylor

Voice over by Alan Dedicote

23:00 After Party

00:30 Close

01:00 Carriages


Wild mushroom & truffle arancini, celeriac, herb mayonnaise (v)


Guinea fowl, lovage croquette, maple & cinnamon sweet potato, tenderstem broccoli, king oyster mushroom, grain mustard sauce 

Celeriac & Provençal vegetable lasagne, shimeji mushrooms, garden vegetables, herb & leek cream (VG option)


Hampshire blackberry and Valhrona Orelys bavarois, Seville orange (v)


Coffee & Grosvenor House Petit Fours

All pre-informed dietary will be accommodated


Picpoul de Pinet, Petite Ronde, Languedoc | 2020/21 France

Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Parini | 2020/21 Italy


Gavi di Gavi, Enrico Serafino, Piedmont | 2020/21 Italy

Chateau Lyonnat, Lussac Saint Emillion | 2015 France

Category Running Order

1. Best apprenticeship scheme
sponsored by Mindful Education

2. Best digital/technology initiative in HR/L&D
sponsored by The Bot Platform

4. Best employee experience initiative
sponsored by Humanforce

5. Best flexible working initiative
sponsored by ICS Learn

6. Best health and well-being initiative (private sector)

7. Best health and well-being initiative (public/third sector)

8. Best change management initiative
sponsored by HR Path

9. Best HR/L&D consultancy

10. Best HR/L&D supplier

11. Best equality, diversity and inclusion initiative (EDI)
sponsored by DisbilityJobs.co.uk

12. Best L&D initiative (private sector)

13. Best L&D initiative (public/third sector)

14. Best organisational development or organisational design initiative

15. Best people analytics initiative

16. Best resourcing initiative

16. Best CSR/ESG initiative

17. Best reward or recognition initiative

18. Best SME people management initiative

22. Best talent management initiative

sponsored by Octopus EV

20. Outstanding HR or L&D Apprentice Award

21. Michael Kelly outstanding student award (advanced level)

22. Michael Kelly outstanding student award (foundation and intermediate level)

23. Best HR/L&D & OD team of the year (public/third sector) 
sponsored by MakeUK

24. Best HR/L&D & OD team of the year (private sector) 
sponsored by MakeUK


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