Past Meetup

HackerNest Salt Lake City November Tech Social

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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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The typical Tech Social agenda:

- folks arrive, grab drinks, socialize

- quick announcements, thank sponsors

- back to chatting

- head home, exhilarated from great conversations!

If you're interested in assisting with our upcoming Fishackathon ( event, we'd love to hear from you! Email [masked] for all the info!


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.




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 is also 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.

HackerNest is proud to have RBC as a North American sponsor!

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!


DevPoint Labs & Church and State

DevPoint Labs (

DevPoint Labs is a coding bootcamp that started in the summer of 2013. They offer a full-time and part-time web development course including a part-time UX Design class. Their accelerated learning model provides an immersive experience for those looking to learn programming, pivot careers, and become apart of a vibrant developer community.

Church and State (

Church & State is about collaboration, as well as the inspiration and innovation that come from working together.

Launched in 2014, Church & State is a business platform and resource network for entrepreneurs, startups and small businesses. Housed in a historic 22,000 square foot building in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, they are focused on building a close-knit community of innovators, mentors, policy makers, financiers and funders who share our belief that collaboration is the key to business success, at every stage and every level.

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


Join Hackernest SLC Tech Socials at the Side Hustle World Tour on 10.24!

At this FREE event you will learn the concrete steps to get your side hustle idea out into the world and make a profit—all within 27 days! Whether you love your job or want to create a new path, everyone can use a side hustle (and the opportunities in tech are endless!).

PLUS, hear Chris Holifield’s local side hustle success story of the popular I am Salt Lake podcast, vote for your favorite in the SLC Side Hustle Cupcake Showdown, and network with new creative connections post-event at Beer Bar!

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

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.

Check out this video to see what Tech Socials are like:

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