Past Meetup

HackerNest Vancouver May 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, 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


Microsoft ( 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 ( to register for live streaming.

Grindr ( 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 (

L-SPARK ( 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:

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Venue: Unbounce (

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 ( 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.