• HackerNest Mississauga February Tech Social

    goeasy LTD

    Join us for our first 2019 Tech Social at the offices of goeasy! Be sure to come catch up with the awesome people in your local tech and entrepreneurship community - All are welcome! We'll have food, drinks, and awesome conversations! We've also got some left over gifts from Santa that we'll be giving away to some of our lucky guests, so be sure to stick around at the event for our announcements and our SuperConnect session right after! "SuperConnect" is a quick, simple, effective activity that connects people with who they need. Participants get 10 seconds to tell the room who they are, who they want to meet, and something they care about. It runs after announcements and sponsor intros. Follow these instructions exactly the 1st time. After that, you can improve it based on feedback. Trust that we only publish stuff that's battle-proven. ABOUT US HackerNest Tech Socials (http://hackernest.com) 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 - SuperConnect session *NEW* - 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: goeasy 33 City Centre Dr #510, Mississauga, ON L5B 2N5 A publicly traded company on the TSX with over 4000% shareholder return since 2001, goeasy operates two main business units. easyfinancial is our consumer lending business that offers secured and unsecured installment loans of up to $25,000 and easyhome is Canada’s largest merchandise lease-to-own company. It is our mission to provide everyday Canadians the chance for a better tomorrow, today by giving them access to the credit they need and by offering them a second chance when they have been turned down by banks and traditional lenders. With a retail network of nearly 400 locations across Canada and over 1700 employees, we are able to build lasting relationships with our customers as we help them rebuild their credit and graduate towards prime rates and a brighter financial future. SPONSOR SOTI Inc (https://www.soti.net/): 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 (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. Please email [masked] for ways to connect with the HackerNest community! COMMUNITY PARTNERS: ICUBE UTM (http://icubeutm.ca/) 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. About Us HackerNest builds strong, supportive local tech communities around the world. We run unpretentious tech and innovation events that improve humanity and overall economic prosperity.

  • HackerNest Mississauga November Tech Social

    University of Toronto Mississauga

    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. www.icubeutm.ca/startup-social-2018 HackerNest Tech Socials (http://hackernest.com) 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. *** VENUE: University of Toronto Mississauga Campus The event venue is the The Blind Duck Pub located within the UTM Student Centre SPONSOR SOTI Inc (https://www.soti.net/): 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 (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. Please email [masked] for ways to connect with the HackerNest community! COMMUNITY PARTNERS: ICUBE UTM (http://icubeutm.ca/) 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 (https://riccentre.ca/) 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 (https://univjobs.ca/) 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. About Us HackerNest builds strong, supportive local tech communities around the world. We run unpretentious tech and innovation events that improve humanity and overall economic prosperity.

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  • HackerNest Mississauga October Tech Social

    Sheridan College Hazel McCallion Campus - B Wing

    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. *** VENUE SPONSOR Sheridan College Hazel McCallion Campus EDGE Entrepreneurship Hub Creativity Commons - B Wing 4226 Duke of York Blvd. 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. Please email [masked] for ways to connect with the HackerNest community! 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. 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. Please email [masked] for ways to connect with the HackerNest community! COMMUNITY PARTNERS 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. The RIC Centre 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. Utilizing the expertise of RICC's Entrepreneurs in Residence, RICC clients receive unparalleled professional guidance every step of the way. About Us HackerNest (http://hackernest.com/) builds strong, supportive local tech communities around the world. We run unpretentious tech and innovation events that improve humanity and overall economic prosperity. Check out this video to see what Tech Socials are like: https://youtu.be/9wG2TpzEm5o Want to volunteer at our HackerNest Tech Socials? Visit http://about.hackernest.com/volunteer/ for more information and to apply!

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  • HackerNest Mississauga August Tech Social

    Lambton College

    HackerNest Mississauga turns 2! I know, I know, we should have celebrated last month, but we wanted to do so with YOU! We'll be giving away a couple of Google Home Minis to a some lucky HackerNesters, but you've got to come out! Cake? Check. Food? Check. Refreshments? Check Check. Google Home Minis to give away? You betcha. Awesome people to hang out with? RSVP now! 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. *** SPONSOR 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. 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. Please email [masked] for ways to connect with the HackerNest community! 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. COMMUNITY PARTNERS: 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. UnivJobs (https://univjobs.ca/) 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. RICC 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. Utilizing the expertise of RICC's Entrepreneurs in Residence, RICC clients receive unparalleled professional guidance every step of the way. About Us HackerNest (http://hackernest.com/) builds strong, supportive local tech communities around the world. We run unpretentious tech and innovation events that improve humanity and overall economic prosperity. Check out this video to see what Tech Socials are like: https://youtu.be/9wG2TpzEm5o Want to volunteer at our HackerNest Tech Socials? Visit (http://hackernest.com/volunteer/) for more information and to apply!

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  • HackerNest Mississauga June Tech Social

    SOTI Inc.

    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 us! 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! 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 - $10 to $20 is suggested. If a cash donation is too restrictive, no problem - just email your Tech Social Organizers and sign up to volunteer that night. **** >> SPECIAL TREAT, AWESOME DEAL, GREAT LOCATION: Running Remote (June 23-24, Bali, Indonesia) is the premiere event for practical advice from leading CEOs and Founders who build and manage remote teams. Speakers include Buffer CEO, Joel Gascoigne, Doist CEO, Amir Salihefendi, and Github’s Director of Global Workplace Operations, Lara K Owen. Topics will cover hiring, financial management, company culture, collaboration tools and lots more. Get 30% off with code: “hackernest” → https://hckrn.st/RunRemote << VENUE SOTI Inc (https://www.soti.net/): Taking Mobility to Endless Possibilities. (5770 Hurontario St #1100, Mississauga, ON L5R 3G5) SPONSORS make this growing movement possible, so we treasure and build deep, long-term relationships with the companies that endorse us. Please email [masked] to chat about ways to connect with the HackerNest community! NORTH AMERICA SPONSOR AWS AWS (https://aws.amazon.com/) has the services to help you build sophisticated applications with increased flexibility, scalability, and reliability if you’re looking for compute power, database storage, content delivery or other functionality! TECH SOCIAL SPONSORS SOTI 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. Askida Askida is based in Montreal and Mississauga and specializes in custom software development, quality assurance and test automation. Our test automation platform, Askida CT, is unique on the market and allows teams to place software quality at the heart of their organizations thanks to continuous testing and keyword-driven testing. For more information about Askida, software quality and test automation, visit www.askida.com. We currently have positions open in both Mississauga and Montreal. COMMUNITY PARTNERS The RIC Centre 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. Utilizing the expertise of RICC's Entrepreneurs in Residence, RICC clients receive unparalleled professional guidance every step of the way. ABOUT US HackerNest (http://hackernest.com/) builds strong, supportive local tech communities around the world. We run unpretentious tech and innovation events that improve humanity and overall economic prosperity. Check out this video to see what Tech Socials are like: https://youtu.be/9wG2TpzEm5o Want to volunteer at our HackerNest Tech Socials? Visit http://about.hackernest.com/volunteer/ (http://hackernest.com/volunteer/) for more information and to apply!

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  • HackerNest Mississauga April Tech Social

    Whitehall Offices

    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 us! 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! 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 - $10 to $20 is suggested. If a cash donation is too restrictive, no problem - just email your Tech Social Organizers and sign up to volunteer that night. **** NORTH AMERICA SPONSORS: AWS (https://aws.amazon.com/) has the services to help you build sophisticated applications with increased flexibility, scalability, and reliability if you’re looking for compute power, database storage, content delivery or other functionality! SPONSORS make this growing movement possible, so we treasure and build deep, long-term relationships with the companies that endorse us. Please email [masked] to chat about ways to connect with the HackerNest community! VENUE: Whitehall Offices (http://www.whitehalloffices.com/) is Mississauga’s and GTA’s newest business center facility with fully furnished offices and shared workspace. COMMUNITY PARTNERS: GoReno Few tasks are as daunting to homeowners as undertaking a renovation. goReno sets out to simplify this process by connecting them with vetted contractors in their area that they can trust. It’s a personalized process tailored just for you because there is nothing more personal than your home. Reno’s are hard, so let’s make them easy! Team Study Team Study is a community-driven note-taking platform, like Wikipedia for study notes. It allows for the entire student community to work together on a single high-quality study note for each of their courses; saving everyone time and ensuring that students have time to do things they love. 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. RICC 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. Utilizing the expertise of RICC's Entrepreneurs in Residence, RICC clients receive unparalleled professional guidance every step of the way. Email [masked] to promote these cool community events and get yours on our radar. About Us: HackerNest (http://hackernest.com/) builds strong, supportive local tech communities around the world. We run unpretentious tech and innovation events that improve humanity and overall economic prosperity. Check out this video to see what Tech Socials are like: https://youtu.be/9wG2TpzEm5o. Want to help organize our HackerNest Tech Socials? Visit http://about.hackernest.com/volunteer/ for more information and to apply!

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  • HackerNest Mississauga February Tech Social

    Spacebar Coworking

    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! ><> ><> ><> ><> ><> ><> ><> PARTICIPANT TICKETS » Fishackathon Toronto: http://hckrn.st/FH04-TO Fishackathon Kitchener-Waterloo: http://hckrn.st/FH04-KW ><> ><> ><> ><> ><> ><> ><> 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. *** 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. Please email [masked] for ways to connect with the HackerNest community! VENUE: Spacebar Coworking Space (http://www.space-bar.ca/) 6725 Millcreek Drive, Unit 1 Mississauga, Ontario L5N 5V3 COMMUNITY PARTNERS: The RIC Centre 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. Utilizing the expertise of RICC's Entrepreneurs in Residence, RICC clients receive unparalleled professional guidance every step of the way. The RIC Centre is hosting their annual Tech Forecast on Tuesday, January 16 and want to extend a 50% discount on tickets for the HackerNest community by using code 50PERCENT at checkout. You'll be joined by EIR Paul Barter, Dr. Jayson Parker from UofT and David Linton from BDO to speak on their areas of expertise. They'll be touching on AI, wearable tech, manufacturing and industrial IoT. You can find more information at https://gybtechforecast2018.eventbrite.ca­ UX for Entrepreneurs by Idea Theorem This event will have expert design panelists as they provide insights and discuss the design industry. The panel will touch on areas of UX design and how it is important for business. In the panel, they will also discuss how design can help grow your business. What you will learn: • Why UX is important for your business • UX strategies to better understand your target customer • The fundamentals of developing design strategies • How to think like a UX Designer • Trends in digital design Idea Theorem is hosting their first ever UX for Entrepreneurs event at the MaRS Discovery District Mon, February 5,[masked]:00 PM – 8:30 PM. They were also so kind enough to offer us HackerNesters a discount on admission! Please use the code: HackerNest at checkout for a 50% discount! Check out the event on eventbrite for more details! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ux-for-entrepreneurs-tickets-41120447365 About Us: HackerNest (http://hackernest.com/) builds strong, supportive local tech communities around the world. We run unpretentious tech and innovation events that improve humanity and overall economic prosperity. Check out this video to see what Tech Socials are like: https://youtu.be/9wG2TpzEm5o Want to volunteer at our HackerNest Tech Socials? Visit http://about.hackernest.com/volunteer/ (http://hackernest.com/volunteer/) for more information and to apply!

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  • Fishackathon Toronto 2018, A Global Sustainability Hackathon

    Toronto City Hall Rotunda

    Register now: http://hckrn.st/FH04-TO ><> ><> ><> ><> CONNECT: The Fishackathon community connects on the HackerNest Slack (http://hackernest.slack.com/) leading up to and during the event. It's easy. Get your invite here (http://hckrn.st/slackreg), then join the #fh04mentor and #yourcityname (e.g. #toronto or #singapore) channels to chat up mentors and participants, make some new friends, and win at life. ><> ><> ><> ><> Fishackathon Toronto is part of an epic partnership between the U.S. Department of State and HackerNest in dozens of cities around the world that seeks to make Earth's waters, aquaculture, and fisheries more sustainable and equitable. ████ Click on your city link above to participate ████ ██ SPONSOR FISHACKATHON » This is a rare and unique opportunity to support a great cause on a global, regional, or local level! Please email [masked] for more info. ██ CHALLENGE SETS » Our work-in-progress challenges (listed here: http://hckrn.st/2lHsVd0) are real-world problems sourced from industry and government: solve them and you'll help millions. They are guidelines; participants may work on any project that fits one of our 3 themes: »» Sustainability: Overfishing, pollution, and other hazards threaten the extinction of marine species and throw off our ecological balance. »» Enforcement: Agencies often lack resources to effectively enforce regulations. This results in environmental damage and significant inequity. »» Marketplace: Poor data access puts small players at a disadvantage and hinders firms from making smart, socially responsible decisions. Please go to the Fishackathon event listing for more details on demos, judging, global prizing, and more! ABOUT: HackerNest is the Managing Partner for Fishackathon, a global hackathon series launched in 2014 by the U.S. Department of State, the federal executive department of the United States that advises the president and leads the country in foreign policy issues. http://fishackathon.hackernest.com/

  • HackerNest Mississauga November Tech Social

    SOTI Inc.

    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. *** SPONSOR: 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. 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. Please email [masked] for ways to connect with the HackerNest community! VENUE: SOTI Inc (http://www.soti.net) 5770 Hurontario Street, Suite 1100, Mississauga, ON COMMUNITY PARTNERS: 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. Utilizing the expertise of RICC's Entrepreneurs in Residence, RICC clients receive unparalleled professional guidance every step of the way. 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/), hackathons (http://hackernest.com/hackathons/), Tech Expos and Job Fairs (http://hackernest.com/expo/). 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!

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