🏙️ Midweek Memo: End of the AI hype?
Plus, two big C-suite changes at GeoComply, and 10 opportunities for you to advance your career.
🎟️ Vancouver Tech Events
🤖 #vtjtalks: AI Hype vs Utility: Where Are We Now? | August 16
#vtjtalks monthly events bring together entrepreneurs, executives, talent, investors, and tech community members to network and learn.
Next month, we’re asking, “Is the AI hype-cycle distracting companies?”
📅 SOLD OUT: #vtjtalks: The Year in Vancouver Tech – So Far | Today
From investments and acquisitions to layoffs and leadership changes, we’ve had no shortage of big tech news this year.
The event is sold-out but members who add themselves to the waitlist will jump to the front of the line.
🌇 Members-only event: Rooftop Social | July 26
Connect with VTJ members — including founders, investors, and colleagues from the industry — for the first in a series of rooftop socials, courtesy of real estate investing platform Reitium.
Expect food, drinks, high-quality networking, epic views, and — if we're lucky — an even better sunset.
Want to join but not already a member? Become one today.
👨💻 Linus Tech Expo | July 29-30
Linus Tech Expo (LTX) is a technology expo run by the same team behind the Linus Tech Tips YouTube channel.
The goal is to create a hands-on experience with booths and activities hosted by staff and industry partners. With a variety of games, activities, exhibits and a BYOC, there’s a little something for everyone to enjoy.
More must-attend events from our partners
DigiBC Online Video Game Development Camp for Girls | Summer 2023
entrepreneurship@UBC Immersion Week (EIW) | September 26-28
🎁 Featured VTJ Membership Perk
This week: The Vancouver Entrepreneurs Forum
The Vancouver Entrepreneurs Forum (VEF) is an online and offline platform for entrepreneurs within the technology space.
Vancouver Tech Journal members receive 10% off VEF monthly events plus access to a limited number of free VEF event tickets.
👩🏻💼 Vancouver Tech Moves
Major personnel changes, including promotions, hires, and departures:
💼 Vancouver Tech Jobs
Seven more opportunities for you:
Join a BC Tech C-Council
Apply for the BC Nimbus Synergies Health Impact Investor Challenge
Join Regenerative Capital Group as a CEO-in-residence
Apply to the 2023 THRIVE Global Impact Challenge
Learn about New Power Match, designed for impact investors and investees
Enter the 2023 TransLink Open Call for Innovation