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HR Open Standards Annual Conference:  HR Open Borders

March 12-13, 2015 - Atlanta GA

We invite you to open the borders of HR across your organization and companies globally.  This conference will empower you and your organization to simplify HR integrations. 

Our 2015 annual conference will be held at the Westin Atlanta Perimeter North.  

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HR-XML is now HR Open Standards

HR-XML is re-emerging as HR Open Standards Consortium, Inc., the non-profit announced. The name reflects the organization’s renewed mission to not only champion the development of data exchange standards for the human resources community, but also to simplify integration between HR technology service providers.

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2015 HR Open Standards Board Nominations

HR Open Standards Consortium is seeking nominees for several open seats on the Board of Directors.  Board members will hold office for a two-year term, starting January 1, 2015.

Board members must be sponsored by a Premier member of the Consortium.  Nominations will be accepted through September 30, 2014.

Please click here to access the nomination form.

If you have questions about Board requirements, contact us at

EU Commission Uses HR-XML Data Exchange Standards to Re-Balance European Labour Market

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The European Commission, the newest member of HR Open Standards Consortium, is using the consortium's data exchange standards to build a mobile, interconnected European labour market that will quickly and easily match a greater number of resumes with job vacancies.


HR Integration Standards

HR Open Standards enable organizations to simplify the development process and integrate easily with other systems. The XML and JSON standards cover a wide range of HR process and specifications:

  • Assessments
  • Contingent Staffing
  • Employee Provisioing
  • Employee Benefits
  • Onboarding
  • Payroll
  • Performance Management
  • Recruiting
  • Screening
  • Stock Plans
  • Time Management

Download HR-XML 3.3 specifications for Free


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You've implemented HR Open Standards, now get the Industry recognition your organization deserves. Certify your product to get your organization into a searchable directory of organizations using HR Open for their integration.

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