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HackerNest Mississauga November Tech Social

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And now for something completely different!

HackerNest Mississauga has partnered with ICUBE UTM for an exciting joint event. Two events in one?! Wow! Please join us and ICUBE for the entire event if you can, but at the very least come for our keynote speaker at 7pm, with our Tech Social to follow right after.

5:30pm – ICUBE Event Registration
6:00pm – Networking / ICUBE Demo Day / Startup Experience Fair
7:00pm – Darrell Keezer (Keynote) / HackerNest Registration
8:00pm – HackerNest Tech Social
10:00pm – Event Ends

Darrell Keezer will share his entrepreneurship journey leading to his startup CandyBox Marketing being one of the fastest growing companies in Canada, as well thoughts from his new book, “Pick Up Your Freakin’ Phone – The New Rules for Entrepreneurs.”
(PS – did we mention the first 100 guests get a copy of Darrell’s new book FREE!)

Please RSVP for our Meetup AND register with ICUBE if you are attending the earlier event as well.

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.

Mississauga ( 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!

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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!


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.


VENUE: University of Toronto Mississauga Campus

The event venue is the The Blind Duck Pub
located within the UTM Student Centre


SOTI Inc ( Taking Mobility to Endless Possibilities

SOTI 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.

Sponsors ( make this growing movement possible, so we treasure and build deep, long-term relationships with the companies that endorse us. Please email [masked] for ways to connect with the HackerNest community!


ICUBE 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.

The RIC Centre (
The RIC Centre offers a comprehensive range of support services to entrepreneurs for free, including mentorship and advisory services, hands-on workshops and networking events. Utilizing the expertise of RICC's Entrepreneurs in Residence, RICC clients receive unparalleled professional guidance every step of the way.

UnivJobs (
Univjobs enables companies to streamline their student recruitment by connecting them with a network of affordable qualified students in any post secondary schools through part-time work and internships.

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