HackerNest Calgary June Tech Social

Drinks on us. That's right: free beer/(possibly wine)/water.

This time I would like to try something a little different. We're going to do it on a Friday! Yay! (Keep in mind that we still expect people to be drink responsibly and keep it to a minimum).


We would like to invite members to come on out and have a drink and socialize with like minded people. 

HackerNest Tech Socials are a fun, relaxed way to connect with your local tech brethren. Atmosphere: chill, friendly, unpretentious, agenda-free (no sales pitch, yo), and brimming with UltraSmart(TM) people.

We believe that strong, supportive tech communities should exist everywhere - not just in hotspots like San Francisco and New York. In 2011, we started running Tech Socials in Toronto, where our monthly attendance grew to over 350+ technologists literally 100% from word-of-mouth.

Wesley is looking for 2-3 local organizers to add to the team and help start/run this HackerNest splinter cell. Please read the FAQ on our continually broken/changing site and GET IN TOUCH if you or someone you know might be interested. Together, we can make awesome stuff happen. 

The typical Tech Social schedule: 
- 7:00pm: folks arrive, grab drinks, socialize 
- 8:30pm: quick intro, thank sponsors, quick announcements 
- 9:10pm: back to chatting with interesting people and new friends 
- 10:30pm: go home exhausted from great conversations 

Sponsors make this growing movement possible - email us to chat!

Venue:

This time round, the folks at Accelerator YYC have generously invited us over for a few beers (and drinks!):

We love hardcore nerdcore. 
Tech folks, tech events, tech love.

About Us:

HackerNest is an international nonprofit uniting local tech communities through unpretentious Tech Socials and hackathons. We cram lots of smart, accomplished people into a room with free drinks. Our relaxed, down-to-earth events attract a diverse and highly technical membership. Strict no-douchebag policy.

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  • wade bittle

    does it start at 7 PM or 8 PM...?

    June 18

    • Wesley Sinclair

      7pm. I see I have conflicting information. I'll update that. Thanks.

      June 18

  • Sosana

    Hey guys never been but excited to see if there is any mean stack hackers muahahahahahhaa!! If so let yourself be known !!!

    June 18

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