TechToronto Meetup brings together Toronto’s tech leaders, innovators, and enthusiasts.
+ the crowd:
Toronto’s smart, fun, creative tech community
+ the speakers:
highly curated leaders & innovators sharing their expertise & experiences through 5 minute TED style presentations
+ the format:
mingling & drinks > demos & showcases > community open mic > presentations > mingling & drinks
+ the vibe:
fun, friendly & relaxed with complementary food & drinks
+ the goal:
collectively advance our city’s booming tech scene
+ the cost:
tickets are $10 in advance through Meetup, or $20 cash at the door
+ this month:
we're featuring the following Toronto tech leaders doing great things with new technology:
- Pres. #1: Vicki Saunders from SheEO (https://sheeo.world/#home)
- Pres. #2: Paul Teshima from Nudge (http://www.neednudge.com/)
- Pres. #3: Mark Evans from Mark Evans (http://www.markevans.ca/)
- Pres. #4: Bijan Vaez from EventMobi (http://www.eventmobi.com/)
- Pres. #5: Andy Yang from 500px (https://500px.com/)
Demonstration booths from: The Next 36 (https://www.thenext36.ca/)
+ the sponsors:
TELUS (http://business.telus.com/en/business/on?CMP=HEV_sTTM_cLogo_cdMarch_ad) is a national telecom company that provides a wide range of products and services including internet access, voice, entertainment, healthcare, video, and satellite television. Their small business solutions (http://business.telus.com/en/business/on?CMP=HEV_sTTM_cLogo_cdMarch_ad) are great for tech startups.
Hired (https://hired.com/?utm_source=Meetup&utm_medium=sponsor&utm_campaign=TechTO) is an on-demand pipeline of tech talent that helps candidates and employers quickly discover each other. Are you looking to hire software developers, UI/UX designers, or other tech or sales talent? Check out how Hired for employers (https://hired.com/employers?utm_source=Meetup&utm_medium=sponsor&utm_campaign=TechTO) can help you source top tech talent this week. Or if you're searching for your dream role, request an invite (https://hired.com/invite?utm_source=Meetup&utm_medium=sponsor&utm_campaign=TechTO) today!
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Highrise Pictures (http://highrisepictures.ca/) is an award-winning film production and photography collective. Since 2011, Highrise has worked with brands such as TD, TasteToronto, Toronto International Film Festival, SodaStream, as well as artists Steve Aoki, Juno-Award Winning Artist Anthony Carone, YACHT, and more. Highrise offers a cinematic, compact, non-intrusive experience specializing in a timeless artistic approach. Check out their Vimeo (http://vimeo.com/highrisepictures) to get a better taste!