Meet William Wong: Organizing Webflow Web Design Meetup

William Wong is a web designer, who was born and raised in Las Vegas. He has been living in DTLV since 2009. Wong currently leads Customer Happiness (which he dubs “Happiness Guy”) for Webflow. His main focus in life is to help build and nurture sustainable communities. “Webflow is a visual programming environment that allows you to … Continued

Cimarron High School Wins Award at FIRST Robotics Competition in St. Louis

Nevada FRC Team 987, dubbed The High Rollers, is made up of energetic and talented local Cimarron High School students. In April 2016, this Las Vegas team took home the Chairman’s Award win at the 2016 FIRST Robotics World Championship! This year, more than 20,000 students ages 6-18 from around the globe traveled to St. Louis, putting their engineering skills … Continued

World IP Day 2016 Workshop

World IP Day Workshop, organized by UNLV’s Office of Economic Development will take place Friday, May 6, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at The Innevation Center. Speakers at the event will discuss how intellectual property impacts digital creativity. “UNLV Economic Development and the Small Business Development Center are pleased to host this event,” said Zachary R. Miles, Esq., … Continued

Container Summit Docker Training

The team at InfoSiftr is offering Container Summit Docker Training on May 2, 2016 at The Innevation Center. The event will be a full day of training starting at 9:00am the day before Interop Container Summit. InfoSiftr will be covering everything from “What Docker Is,” to container storage, networking, and security. The agenda is designed to take attendees from … Continued

Meet Tianon Gravi: Providing Thought Leadership in the Docker World

Container Summit will be taking place on May 3, 2016 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center. The event joins Interop 2016 to continue the conversation surrounding containers in the enterprise. Local Tianon Gravi, the SVP of Operations at InfoSiftr, will be speaking at the Summit. At InfoSiftr, he helps organizations “get Dockerized” and feel comfortable with their transition. Some of his other roles include … Continued

Meet Axiom Cyber Solutions: Cybersecurity for Small to Medium Sized Businesses

Axiom Startup

Las Vegas-based Axiom Cyber Solutions specializes in managed cybersecurity for small to medium sized businesses. The company co-founders both have extensive diplomatic cyber security experience with agencies like the U.S. State Department, European Union, and the United Nations. Today, the co-founders work to provide cyber security services to companies looking to find and fix gaps in their cyber … Continued

Hackathons with Support from Las Vegas Hospitality Industry

Look for the hospitality industry to take a greater interest in hackathons in the months ahead, writes Richard N. Velotta for the Las Vegas Review-Journal in his article “Las Vegas hospitality industry shows stronger interest in hackathons.” Tourism technology leaders said in a panel discussion that hackathons have become the new gathering places for programmers … Continued

UNLV Awarded National Science Foundation Grant

The Center for Entrepreneurship and UNLV College of Engineering earned the distinguished honor of becoming an NSF I-Corps site. UNLV was awarded a three-year, $255,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to support site activities. As an NSF I-Corps site, the Center will incubate 15 to 25 projects a year. Faculty, graduate students, undergraduate students, staff, … Continued

April 2016 CommunityCation Luncheon featuring My-Ngoc Nguyen

On Friday, April 22, 2016, The Innevation Center is hosting their April CommunityCation Luncheon from 11:30am-1:00pm. This month, this community event will feature My-Ngoc Nguyen of Secured IT Solutions. “We are excited to bring My-Ngoc back to speak at her second CommunityCation luncheon,” said Nicole Hauser, Media & Event Manager at The Innevation Center. “My-Ngoc is highly … Continued