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🏙️ Midweek Memo: five free tickets for VTJ members
Plus, three new Vancouver tech events.
Welcome to the Midweek Memo: a weekly digest of the city’s top tech events, personnel moves, job openings, and industry opportunities. This week, read about changes at Telus International, learn about the life sciences sector in B.C., and take advantage of your VTJ membership.
Registering for one of our upcoming #vtjtalks events? Remember, members get 50% off, along with a whole lot of other benefits.
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🎟️ Vancouver Tech Events
🌎 Featured event: Tech for Good – How ESG Principles Can Drive Innovation | April 27
Join this panel discussion on the intersection of ESG and technology and how the two areas can work together to create a more sustainable and equitable future.
Learn about how technology can be used to address environmental challenges; the role of tech companies in promoting social justice and inclusion; and how ESG principles can be integrated into business operations and decision-making, with a specific focus on the experiences and perspectives of women in tech.
All-star panelists include:
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⚖️ TODAY at 11:00: Navigating the Post-SVB Collapse: Find Stability with Credit Unions | April 12
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🏥 Next week: B.C.'s Human Health Ecosystem | April 18
B.C. has been a leader in the life sciences sector, with companies such as Abcellera, Acuitas, Stemcell Technologies, Precision Nanosystems, and Zymeworks at the bleeding edge of so many innovations. But are our systems set up to sustain us as a global hub for innovation?
In this Vancouver Entrepreneurs Forum event, you will hear from leaders in digital health, ageless living, and psychedelic inspired medicine, including:
VTJ members have access to five free tickets (first-come, first-served). Email firstname.lastname@example.org to claim yours.
More must-attend events
50th Edition Angel Forum | April 20
Product Hunt Meetup Vancouver | April 25
Women in Tech Coffee with Toast | April 28
Vancouver Startup Week | June 2-9 | Use code VSWxVTJ20 for 20% off general all-access tickets.
Check out the full events list of tech events events.vantechjournal.com
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👩🏻💼 Vancouver Tech Moves
Major personnel changes, including promotions, hires, and departures:
Telus International welcomes two new directors and increases the number of independent directors on its board. Details »
Hillary Zwick Turner was appointed senior vice president of scripted content at Thunderbird Entertainment. Details »
💼 Vancouver Tech Jobs
Whether you're looking for a dream role or a dream employee, Vancouver Tech Jobs has you covered with a wide selection of local tech roles.
Boomi is hiring a Commercial Account Executive
Tandem Studios Inc. is hiring an Intermediate Software Developer (C#/.NET)
Bulletproof Studio Tools is hiring a Senior Full Stack Web Developer - Founding Team
BrainStation is hiring an Educator, Cybersecurity
LingQ is hiring a QA Tester (Manual)
Svante is hiring a Data Integration Specialist
Check out who else is hiring on our Vancouver Tech Job Board »
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