Past Meetup

HackerNest Vancouver May Tech Social

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HackerNest Tech Socials (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wG2TpzEm5o) 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.

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The typical Tech Social schedule:

- 8:00pm: folks arrive, grab drinks, socialize
- 9:00pm: quick intro, thank sponsors, quick announcements
- 9:10pm: back to chatting with interesting new friends
- finally go home exhausted from great conversations

Sponsors:

Microsoft (https://toronto.build2016.com/register?wt.mc_id=DX_839024): The best of Microsoft's annual BUILD conference will be streaming LIVE online on June 10th. Deep dive sessions and demos that show you the latest in Microsoft technologies. Click here (https://www.microsoftevents.com/profile/form/index.cfm?PKformID=0x25216915a3&wt.mc_id=DX_840770) to register for live streaming.

Grindr (http://grindr.com/labs): The first and one of the largest mobile-based geospatial social networking apps, Grindr boasts some of the most engaged users across all social networking platforms (over 1 million hourly active users exchanging 85 million messages each day across 196 countries!). Check them out at grindr.com/labs (http://grindr.com/jobs)

L-SPARK (http://www.l-spark.com/): the only Canadian Incubator and Accelerator that focuses exclusively on Enterprise SaaS and cloud start-ups with relationships with key venture capital firms, angel investors, and the investment community at large.

Sponsors make this growing movement possible - email us to chat!

Community Partners:

Wavefront (http://www.wavefrontac.com/events/#event|iot-roadshow-2016-toronto|5353) is bringing together IoT industry leaders for a full day of innovation! Register now for the Internet of Things Roadshow happening throughout the month of May in Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal. Use code HACKERNEST10 for 10% off!

Venue: Unbounce (http://unbounce.com/about/)

Wanna show off your office? We're always looking for big open spaces with 50+ (standing room) capacity that are easily accessible. Email [masked] to secure your spot!

About Us:

HackerNest (http://hackernest.com/)is an international nonprofit uniting local tech communities through unpretentious Tech Socials and large cause hackathons. We cram lots of smart, accomplished people into a room with free drinks. Our relaxed, down-to-earth events attract a diverse and highly technical membership. Strict no-douchebag policy.