Past Meetup

HackerNest Los Angeles Tech Socials

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HackerNest Tech Socials (http://hackernest.com/cities/) are a fun, relaxed way to connect with your local tech community. Atmosphere: chill, friendly, unpretentious, agenda-free (no sales pitch), and brimming with Ultra Smart People.

Follow us on Twitter (http://twitter.com/hackernest) and Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/hackernest/), like us on Facebook (http://facebook.com/hackernest), hi-5 us in person!

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All attendees please also fill in this quick form so we can let WeWork know who is coming

https://goo.gl/forms/u10R9hyZnS7h7r9J2

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The typical Tech Social agenda:

- folks arrive, grab drinks, socialize

- quick announcements, thank sponsors

- back to chatting

- head home, exhilarated from great conversations!

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HackerNest Tech Socials are Entry by Donation - any amount appreciated, but $5 suggested. No amount is too little! If a cash donation is too restrictive, please join us anyway – just let us know at the door.

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SPONSOR:

Sponsors (http://hackernest.com/sponsor_info/) make this growing movement possible, so we treasure and build deep, long-term relationships with the companies that endorse us. We're always looking for new friends (https://mail.google.com/mail/?view=cm&fs=1&tf=1&to=sponsorship@hackernest.com)! Please email sponsor@hackernest.com.

VENUE:

WeWork Santa Monica (http://www.wework.com/)

WeWork is the ultimate platform for creators as they provide workspace, community and services for a global network of innovators, entrepreneurs, startups and more. Their mission is to create a world where people work to make a life and not just a living

If you would like to sign up for a table or head in for a tour, email santamonica@wework.com

We're on the lookout for easy to access offices with space that can fit our audience (standing-room only). Please email info@hackernest.com if you’d like to host a Tech Social!

COMMUNITY PARTNERS:

Now in its 8th year, AWE USA (http://www.awe2017.com/) is the largest AR+VR event in the world. Join over 5,000 attendees, 200+ speakers & 200+ exhibitors in the heart of Silicon Valley at Santa Clara Convention Centre May 31-June 2, 2017 as we explore how to use AR+VR Superpowers to Change the World. Use code AWE7HACKERNEST for 45% off your ticket! (http://hckrn.st/2n4pKPE)

ExpeditionHacks (http://expeditionhacks.com/la/)

The National Geospatial Intelligence Agency and the US Geospatial Intelligence Foundation are hosting a hackathon on March 25-26th focused on Food Security and Regional Stability. NGA will have recruiters on hand and be scouting for talent and niche start-ups. We encourage collaboration and learning and will provide prize support for participants. HackerNest members use code: BC2017-50 for discounted tickets (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/expeditionhacks-los-angeles-2017-tickets-31066686295)!

If you’re a Community or Meetup group looking to promote an event or discount for HackerNest members, please email ryan.sykes@hackernest.com.

About Us:

HackerNest (http://hackernest.com/) is an international nonprofit uniting local tech communities (http://hackernest.com/cities/) through unpretentious Tech Socials (http://hackernest.com/cities/) and hackathons (http://hackernest.com/hackathons/). We cram lots of smart, accomplished people into a room and get them talking to one another. Our relaxed, down-to-earth events attract a diverse and highly technical membership. Strict 'no-scuzzbag' policy (http://hackernest.com/faqs/for-attendees/).

Want to volunteer at our HackerNest Tech Socials? Visit http://hackernest.com/volunteer/ for more information and to apply!