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HackerNest Los Angeles Tech Socials

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HackerNest Tech Socials ( 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.

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


The typical Tech Social agenda:

- folks arrive, grab drinks, socialize

- quick announcements, thank sponsors

- back to chatting

- head home, exhilarated from great conversations!


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.



Sponsors ( 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 (! Please email


WeWork Santa Monica (

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

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


Now in its 8th year, AWE USA ( 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! (

ExpeditionHacks (

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 (!

If you’re a Community or Meetup group looking to promote an event or discount for HackerNest members, please email

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 and get them talking to one another. Our relaxed, down-to-earth events attract a diverse and highly technical membership. Strict 'no-scuzzbag' policy (

Want to volunteer at our HackerNest Tech Socials? Visit for more information and to apply!