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Join a Startup Networking

9/11/2013 6:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Join a Startup: Networking for Startups & Job Seekers

Are you interested in working with a local tech startup? Are you looking for talented people to join your startup? Startup Calgary and AcceleratorYYC are hosting its third Join a Startup networking event for job seekers and hiring startups.

This speed-dating-meets-job-fair-style event is designed to make the hiring process more efficient and pool talent for the expanding tech community.

Register your info below to join us on Wednesday, September 11th at 6:30 pm.

Please note: This free event is ideal for those looking for full-time, part-time or paid contract work.

Instructions for "I am Hiring" tickets:

Prepare a brief job description and fill out the registration questions.This info will be shared with all candidates prior to the event.

Prepare a brief (30 sec) pitch about what you are looking for and why someone would want to work for you. You will pitch this on Weds, Sept 11 at 7 pm. Please practice in advance so that your pitch is strong and concise!

Instructions for "I Want a Job" tickets:

Fill out the registration questions about your skills and abilities and include your LinkedIn profile (if you don’t have a LinkedIn profile, please email your resume to

Prior to the event, we will send you a list of the hiring companies. Please take a few minutes to become familiar with the companies and what they are looking for.

Agenda for the Evening:

6:30 - 7:00 pm Doors open & Networking

7:00 - 7:30 pm Hiring Startup Pitches (30 secs each)

7:30 - 9:00 pm One-on-one Meetings (~10 minutes each)

8:15 - 9:00 pm Conclusion & Networking

Note: This event invitation will be extended to the entire startup community, including our connections with various student groups and other industry professionals. We will not be interviewing the job candidates prior to the event; We are merely aggregating supply and demand in one convenient location for the evening. Ideally, it will be up to you to qualify each candidate and determine if they are the right person you are looking for.

Have questions about Join a Startup: Networking for Startups and Job Seekers? Contact Startup Calgary

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