HackerNest Mississauga March Tech Social

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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.

Mississauga (http://www.mississauga.ca/) is the 6th largest city in Canada and home to a wealth of talent and innovative corporations! So come out to meet and mingle with them!

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!

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 $10 suggested. No amount is too little! If a cash donation is too restrictive, please join us anyway – just let us know at the door.


DementiaHack 2017. March 4-5 at MaRS. Register now (http://hckrn.st/dementiahack) to create life-changing solutions for those living with dementia and Alzheimer's.


RBC (http://www.rbc.com/)

RBC is an active contributor to the Canadian innovation ecosystem, including working with organizations like TechToronto, the C100 and as a founding partner of NextAI, a global innovation program for artificial intelligence related ventures. RBC recently launched RBC Research, a team which supports RBC’s innovation strategy through fundamental scientific study and exploration in machine learning theory and applications with the goal of developing state-of-the-art financial technologies.

RBC has come onboard as a North American sponsor of Hackernest.

SOTI Inc (https://www.soti.net/): Taking Mobility to Endless Possibilities

SOTI (https://www.soti.net/) is the world's most trusted provider of Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solutions, with more than 16,000 enterprise customers and millions of devices managed worldwide. We are a dynamic company; our executives are visionaries and our employees crave innovation and thrive on hard work.

OVH (http://www.ovh.com/)

Specializing in cloud and internet infrastructure, OVH offers innovative Web, Dedicated and Cloud products and services. Since 1999, OVH has partnered with hundreds of thousands of professionals worldwide, offering server manufacturing and in-house maintenance of their infrastructure. OVH ensures stable and reliable product and service offerings across all brands, while providing the best price quality ratio. Learn more at ovh.com (http://www.ovh.com/) and on Twitter (https://twitter.com/OVH).

ICUBE UTM (http://icubeutm.ca/)

ICUBE (http://icubeutm.ca/) is the business accelerator at the Institute for Management & Innovation, University of Toronto Mississauga. ICUBE offers students and community, youth early-stage business development & commercialization services including an entrepreneurial curriculum, business advisory services, collaborative space, expert speaker sessions, and a mentorship program.

VENUE: Lambton College (http://www.lambtoncollege.ca/mississauga)

121 Brunel Rd, Mississauga, ON L4Z 3E9

Lambton College (https://www.lambtoncollege.ca/mississauga/) in Mississauga offers quality education in a challenging yet student-friendly environment. Following the Lambton College curriculum, each term is designed to meet the challenges unique to international students, create a quality academic experience, and prepare students to be proactive members of the Canadian workforce.


Dx3 is Canada’s largest conference and trade show dedicated to digital marketing, advertising and retail. Brands, agencies, retailers and tech companies get together for two days of networking and education. Use code DX3HACKER375 by Jan 27 to get your ticket for $375! https://goo.gl/N099zQ

Venture Out is Canada's first conference for LGBTQA+ students interested in careers in tech and entrepreneurship. March 27th at MaRS in Toronto. Snag your ticket using discount code HACKERNEST. http://www.ventureout.ca/

The Digital Finance Institute (http://www.digitalinstitute.org/) is holding Canada's first National AI Conference, AI Toronto (http://www.aitoronto.org/), on March 29, 2017 in Toronto. The Conference will cover, among other topics, Artificial Intelligence, Innovation, Blockchain, Machine Learning, Automatic Payments, Deep Learning, Self-driving cars and Financial Inclusion. Conference tickets can be purchased via Eventbrite (https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ai-toronto-conference-tickets-31118055943).

As the Entrepreneur and Innovation Hub for Mississauga, Brampton, and Caledon, the RIC Centre (https://riccentre.ca/) offers a comprehensive range of support services to entrepreneurs for free, including mentorship and advisory services, hands-on workshops and networking events.

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!