👀 9 local tech events to attend
Key activities we have on our radar over the next few weeks.
Good afternoon! Welcome to this week’s Midweek Memo. Today, we’re focusing on events because, well…they’re back! Below, we’ve put together a list of the ones on our radar over the next few weeks. See you there in person!
Tech Industry Drinks | March 4 @ 4:30 pm, Yaletown Brewing Co.
Join the Vancouver Tech Journal team and a growing collection of Vancouver tech industry founders and leaders for casual drinks and snacks in Yaletown. No registration is necessary. Just show up at Yaletown Brewing Co. on Friday, March 4 after 4:30 pm.
Acetech Leadership Summit | April 6-8
Taking place over 3 days at the beautiful Fairmont Chateau Whistler Resort in April, the Leadership Summit is Acetech’s signature event and something not to be missed.
For the past 30 years, the Summit has brought CEOs and senior-level executives together with world-class thought leaders and speakers to elevate strategic thinking and leadership skills.
TechVancouver: International Women’s Day | March 8
On March 8, join TechVancouver in Yaletown at the Roundhouse Community Centre. They’ll be bringing the community together to network, grow, and get inspired this International Women's Day. Speakers include executives from Mintlist, Innovate BC, Snack App, and Switchboard.
Circular Economy Happy Hour | March 11
On March 11, 2022, join Can-do! Green Technologies & Services and ECOMSquare to meet, mix and mingle. Learn about ongoing projects, share news, network, and build professional relationships over Happy Hour.
Women In Tech Hiring Fair | April 5-7th
Also, secure your spot and tune in to the Virtual Fireside Chat for a lively discussion amongst women in engineering leadership, as they share their insights on the challenges, opportunities, and impact of gender diversity in engineering.
Katya Shteyn, co-founder and CTO @ BioRender
Lisa House, director of engineering @SkyWatch
Ala Frome, co-founder& CTO @ HiMama
Foresight BC Cleantech Awards 2022 | March 24
On March 24, join Foresight to celebrate organizations and thought leaders from throughout the BC cleantech ecosystem who are making an impact in everything cleantech. Hear the announcement of winners in 10 categories recognizing the people and organizations bringing drive, passion, and energy to BC’s fastest-growing sector—cleantech.
2022 Western Angel Investment Summit | April 7-8
On April 7-8, attend the 2022 Western Angel Investment Summit in Victoria. Join for two days of fun, networking, socializing, company pitches, speakers, and panelists—including talks from InBC, Vancouver Tech Journal, Panache Ventures, Collision Conf, Angel Forum, Capital Investment Network, and more.
TechExit.io | April 20
On April 20, 2022, attend TechExit.io, the go-to event for technology industry players who want to understand the mergers and acquisition strategies for technology companies. This event is not just for tech companies looking to exit in the near term - it is about being "M&A" ready from day one. TechExit.io is the only conference of its kind in Canada. Register today to save over 25%.
Tech Talent North | June 8
On June 8, 2022, attend Tech Talent North, where tech's HR leaders meet to develop strategies to supercharge their talent engines. Since 2002, Tech Talent North has showcased the most progressive companies and the most innovative ideas for Human Resources in tech. Save almost 30% when you register by the Super Early Bird deadline on March 3rd.
Vancouver International Privacy & Security Summit | March 9-11
On March 9-11, 2022, attend the 2nd Annual Vancouver International Privacy & Security Summit. The hybrid summit will be delivered both in-person and on a customized virtual platform and will attract over 1,000 security and privacy professionals from around the world to discuss important issues on how we securely live, work, and play as the move to digital platforms accelerates.
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