🏙️ VTJ events beyond downtown Vancouver?

Tell us where you'd like our meetups to be held. Plus, find out which unicorn company laid off a further 51 employees.

This week on our VTJ Community Slack group, Shobhit asked whether we run any of our Vancouver Tech Morning Coffee events outside of downtown Vancouver. We don’t run many right now — but I’ve been thinking about how we can make it happen! Is that something you’d find useful? Let me know at [email protected], or shoot me a DM on our VTJ Community Slack.

(Oh - and if you haven’t already, be like Shobhit and join the VTJ Slack group!)

Now onto today’s briefing. It’s 1,112 words: a four-minute read.

P.S. That coffee we’re talking about? The next meetup is on Tuesday from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. in Gastown at The Coffee Bar (10 Water Street). It’s free — you just have to register.

P.P.S. If you’re not already a VTJ member, you’re missing out on our VTJ Summer Social on Wednesday, as well as Monday’s cheatsheet on who’s been selected for BC Tech’s inaugural Hall of Fame. Fix that right here, right now, for only $8.25 a month.

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