Drew and James cover some of the previous events of the week, as well as what is coming for the week of February 1st. The second part of the show, is an interview with Ryan St. Germaine from BCJobs.ca. Interview starts at 0:16:10.
Ryan St. Germaine is the co-founder and CEO of BCJobs.ca as well as the CEO of Jobcast. He also started BC Tech Jobs as well as the tech meetup in Burnaby. We talk about what it is like running a 15 year old tech company, as well as starting new ones. Ryan talks about the changing job market now, and how things may change in the future.
Meetups in the week of Feb 1
Monday, Feb 1
VanLUG Board Meeting
7pm, SFU Downtown, 515 West Hastings Street, Xerox Conference Rm. 1500
5pm, Moose's Down Under, 830 W. Pender St., Vancouver, BC
Tuesday, Feb 2
Lunch & Learn | WiderFunnel
12 - 1pm, BrainStation, 1110 Hamilton St, 4th Floor, Vancouver, BC
8 - 9:30am, Nelson the Seagull, 315 Carrall Street
Nonprofit Technology Show and Tell
6pm, Hive Vancouver, #210 - 128 W Hastings St
6pm, St Regis, 608 Dunsmuir St
How I grew my list by 700% in 2015, by Petra Mayer
6 - 9:15pm, Langara College, 100 West 49th Avenue, Building C, North Tower elevator to room 509
PyLadies Vancouver: Intro to Testing and Test Automation in Python
7pm, OpenRoad Communications, 12 Water Street
Matt Barrie, CEO of Freelancer.com: How to Not Get Screwed in Venture Financing
6:30pm, Lighthouse Labs, 350-128 W Hastings
Wednesday, Feb 3 2016
- Public Cloud User Group (Vancouver) Big Data & Analytics
6 - 7:30pm, CodeCore, 142 W Hastings St
We welcome feedback for the show. We are still in the early stages of getting things together. If you have any ideas, or would like to hear a specific topic or specific person, or maybe you have an event/business you want to plug, please get in touch!
YVRDev Channel: #VTP
Music by Jonatan Liljedahl.