Two Weeks In Tech (April 8 - April 22)

Sunshine on our faces and forecasts of very warm weather ahead - Spring is in full swing! We are so excited about many of the awesome events coming up in our region – have a look at what’s coming up.

Don’t forget to register in advance for any events you're attending.

Events at The Venn Centre: 

Looking to uncover all the new add-ons and changes in Java 9? Come hang out with Robert J. Saulnier, the wizard that knows everything there is to know about Java. He will be discussing the changes regarding language and API, the REPL, the new module system VM changes and more! All this will be taking place on Tuesday April 18th, at 6:30pm at the Venn Centre. Click here: to register.


Looking to improve client attraction? Allan Gates of Bonfire is leading a session on Inbound for Export which will teach how you can create content that receives more engagement. Come check it out on Wednesday, April 19th at the Venn Centre. Register here:

Events across the region: 

Greater Moncton: 

The independently organized, TEDxMoncton will be taking place Saturday, April 15th at the Capitol Theatre. This event has some incredible speakers lined up that are ready to share some remarkable ideas. To purchase tickets and view more details, click here:

The Hub City Young Professional’s Network will be gathering with Porpoise, Alongside and Botsford Bros. Inc. on Thursday, April 20th at 232 Botsford Street, between 7pm and 9pm. For complete details, check out the Facebook event here:

Beyond Greater Moncton: 

BioNB’s Ryan Reid is hosting a 30-minute webinar for those seeking info on how to make the most of tradeshows & conferences. For more details, view this link:

A look ahead: 

StartUp Weekend NB – The Silver Economy is the theme for this round of StartUp Weekend NB.  The event will be held at the Venn Centre, starting on Friday April 28th and wrapping up on Sunday April 30th. This community of entrepreneurs and creators gathers to pitch ideas and receive feedback. For more information please click here,

Don’t forget that the Wavefront ioT Summit : Increasing Enterprise Competitiveness and Relevance is  taking place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on May 1-2.

On Thursday, May 4th at the Fredericton Convention Centre the Kira awards will be taking place. This event is held in aims of celebrating “…excellence in technological, social and economic innovation across all sectors and industries in New Brunswick.” If you are interested in purchasing tickets and uncovering more information about this event, please click here:

Have a wonderful two weeks in tech, everyone!