Past Meetup

HackerNest Manchester April Tech Social

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

HackerNest Tech Socials ( Tech Socials are a fun, relaxed way to connect with your local tech community. 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. Manchester is an up and coming UK tech hub and HackerNest wants to help you connect with the local tech scene!

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The typical Tech Social schedule:

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


Sponsors ( make this growing movement possible - email us ([masked]) to chat!

Community Partners:

CodeMobile (

CodeMobile is a UK developer conference created by developers who create apps in the mobile space. An opportunity to network, share ideas, and collaborate with developers, the conference has 2 tracks, one focused on iOS development, the other on Android. Use code: HACKERNEST for 10% off your ticket ( price!

UX in the City (

UX in the City: Manchester is a community-driven, practical user experience conference that allows participants to connect and learn from their peers and leaders in the industry. Both 1 and 2 day tickets ( are now available and members of the HackerNest Meetup will receive a 10% discount using code: MEETUPHAC2017

Leeds International Festival (

Leeds International Festival is taking place from April 22-30th. Digital/Tech has its own strand (alongside Music and Moving Image) and there are some really great events taking place featuring themes from every corner of the tech world. Come and see what it's all about!

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!