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Tech hiring fair NET/WORK DC returns March 24 [Events Roundup]

Plus, networking and biz-building events hosted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Banner Public Affairs, Entre and Flatiron School.

NET/WORK DC 2019. (Photo by Michelai Graham)

Events Roundup is a column where we highlight events happening in the D.C. area each month. Got a submission? Email us the details so we can consider it for our next roundup.’s annual tech jobs fair and networking event is returning to D.C. on March 24.

If you’re looking for full-time work, seeking to explore tech career options or just looking to network, NET/WORK DC 2020 is the place to be. Last year’s NET/WORK brought out nearly 100 attendees, including technologists seeking jobs, apprenticeships and other biz connections. Attendees can also get a resume review, take a headshot and indulge in an after party with beer and snacks.

The companies exhibiting at this year’s event include Curbio, WhyHotel, Procurated, Dafero and more.


NET/WORK DC 2020 will be held at The Yard and kicks off at 6 p.m. And, psst — if you’re a software engineer or something similar and interested in joining an exclusive, pre-event networking hangout with’s editorial team and a handful other technologists, email for more details and an invite.

Check out these other events happening this month:

Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is hosting a free symposium to share resources and services for women building businesses. For those who can’t make it to USPTO’s headquarters for the event can follow online via livestream.

  • Tuesday, March 3
  • 12:30 to 5 p.m.
  • 600 Dulany St., Clara Barton Auditorium in the Madison Building, Alexandria, Virginia, 22134
  • Register. Free.

The Tech Startup’s Guide to Comms: Deciphering the Code to Success

Banner Public Affairs is hosting this networking and educational event for tech startup founders looking to learn more about communication strategies. Along with a panel discussion with industry leaders, founders will also participate in a mock reporter interview exercise.

  • Thursday, March 12
  • 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Alley Powered by Verizon, 2055 L St. NW, Suite 400, Washington, D.C., 20036
  • Register. Free.

Startup and Entrepreneur Networking Event

Entre, a membership-based entrepreneurship community, is hosting a group of startup and entrepreneur networking events in the D.C. area. The first one coming up this month will feature some networking and founder interviews with Adam Levin, CEO and CMO of Information Experts, and Talaya Waller, CEO of Waller & Company. If you’re looking to showcase your product or service, startups can purchase a table at the event for $75.

  • Wednesday, March 18
  • 6 to 8:30 p.m.
  • WeWork — MidTown Center, 1100 15th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20005
  • Register. $10.

Future Focus: Women in Tech Panel

To celebrate Women’s History Month, Flatiron School is hosting a panel conversation that will discuss how women are shaping the tech sector. Following the discussion, attendees will have an opportunity to network and tour Flatiron’s D.C. campus.

  • Tuesday, March 31
  • 6 to 8 p.m.
  • WeWork White House, 1440 G St. NW, 8th Floor, Washington, D.C., 20005
  • Register. Free.
Companies: Flatiron School

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