Issue 21 March 2014
London Silicon Roundabout Weekly Updates
Hope you are excited about the upcoming FinTech week!
Don’t forget that our London Fintech Startups Workshop will be taking place next Thursday, 27th of March, at KweekWeek’s venue: Unit 2, Waterside, 44-48 Wharf Road, N1 7UX. Hope to see you there!
Also, you might be interested in the FinTech Hackathon powered by Aviva which is going to start the day after our event:Friday, 28th of March.
New York Silicon Alley Weekly Updates
Great weather! Finally!
We are just shy of one month away from our #TechStartupJobs Fair. Also, as some of you may know on Monday we extended our earlybird employer ticket sale to today. There are a couple hours left to get that worm! If you have questions, just shoot me an email: email@example.com
You can check out our twitter for infographics on the skills of the >1000 jobseekers who are signed-up to attend.
When? April 15th 6pm-9pm
Where? MMAC: 248 West 60th Street NYC, NY
We are also looking for volunteers for the event. If you are interested in getting involved, please send an email my way.
If you’re already attending as a jobseeker, make sure you head over to techstartupjobs.com to create a jobseeker profile. A jobseeker profile makes you eligible for pre-event matchmaking with startups.
‘Til next time!
Hope you are all looking forward to having a relaxed weekend, we know we are 🙂
We are proud to share with you which Top Skills #startups can hire in London, Berlin & New York #tmuinfographic. Check it out here: http://www.techstarthub.com/
REMINDER: TECHSTARTUPJOBS FAIR in Berlin is coming up, on May 14th.
All registered attendees were already informed, but I would like to inform all of you as well that we have decided to change the date – NEW DATE IS 14th MAY.
If you are hiring, hurry up and grab some of the Early bird tickets: http://techstartupjobs-fair-
Job seekers, make sure you book your free ticket on time!
Here is the link where you can book your desired ticket: http://techstartupjobs-fair-
If you have any questions, or need more info- please do not hesitate to contact me via silvia(at)techmeetups.com
Have a nice weekend!
— Warm Rgds,
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