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OpenUK London #13: Jobs in Open Source (LONDON)

23 April : 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm


Join us on Tuesday 23 April for our 13th OpenUK London community meetup! We’re helping each other find work and our next colleagues! Open source does not have to be unpaid work!

6:30 pm: Arrive, grab a bev, a slice and a chat. Scope out our swag table (bring pieces to contribute or trade!)
Check out and add to our Giant Job Board! Please print any awesome roles you know that are available in the UK or remote on an A4 and bring it. Bonus if you include a QR code! Recruiters and hiring managers are welcome – we’ve a great community you should hire from!

7:00 pm: Panel discussion on the different kinds of paid work opportunities with open source and how people can turn volunteer contributions into their next paid gigs. How do you contribute relevant OSS work that will help you get your next job? Bring questions! This will not be recorded so it’s a safe space for everyone.
Panelists include:
Isabelle Fernandes, recruiter, Avanade
Robert Hutchinson, career coach
Adam Sowter, founder/recruiter, Evantis Technology

7:30 pm: Afsha is going to share the amazing work that the non-profit CodeYourFuture is doing and how you can get involved!

7:40 pm: Speed Networking! Make sure your LinkedIn is up to date and ready to scan or whatever way you can make the most out of this community helping each other!

8:20-8:30 pm: Cleanup and see-ya-next-time.

Check out the online resource Open Source Job Hub!

Due to the sensitive nature of folks looking for work, we will not be recording or livestreaming this event. Thanks for understanding.

Please remember to bring your I.D. if you are attending in person, as it is required to access the venue. Note the venue does not permit e-scooters or bicycles within the building.

Thank you to our sponsors Avanade for providing this great space and yummy pizza!
By attending this or any OpenUK event, you are adhering to our Code of Respect and OpenUK’s Competition Policy. Please read ahead.

If you would like to hear more about OpenUK’s other events, you can join our Newsletter. After attending, look out for an email with an invite to our burgeoning Slack community as a way to keep in touch and support each other between activities.

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23 April
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm
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30 Fenchurch St
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