Join Us November 17 for Virtual Reality Day Las Vegas

Virtual Reality Day Las Vegas

We have Earth Day, Boss’s Day, and Pizza Day AND now we have VR Day! For the second year, a global awareness day has been created to give people a chance to put on a headset and experience the future of unlimited possibilities. Virtual Reality Day Las Vegas will be held November 17 from noon–6 p.m. at Work … Continued

Code Camp Vegas is Right Around the Corner

Code Camp Vegas

Back in 2015, Las Vegas had it’s first code camp. The venue was The Learning Village in Downtown Las Vegas. While a small event, it was plenty of fun and now the organizers want to continue the tradition. This year, the venue is Work in Progress, also in Downtown Las Vegas. There will be two … Continued

The Money20/20 Hackathon Returns to Vegas October 20-21

Money 20/20 Hackathon Winners

The yearly Vegas hackathon heads back to the Venetian next month with over $100K in prizes and sponsor challenges. The Details: When: October 20-21 Where: The Venetian in Las Vegas How: Tickets are $10 per person and you can register today via Eventbrite (link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/money2020-hackathon-tickets-48583184613). Traveling to the event? You can get up to $125 … Continued

Startup Weekend 2018 is Scheduled for November 16-18

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Startup Weekend Las Vegas is back this November, and VegasTech is your hookup for discounted early bird tickets. If you’re just here for the discount code, it’s at the bottom of this post. For those of you who like details, though, we’ve got that covered. On Friday, November 16 2018, Startup Weekend Las Vegas kicks … Continued

Las Vegas Summer Game Jam 2018 on August 25th and 26th

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Dotware Games is bringing their second Summer Game Jam Hackathon to Work in Progress on August 25th and 26th. That’s a Saturday and Sunday in case you don’t have a calendar handy. The Las Vegas Summer Game Jam is a video game hackathon for game developers of all skill levels, from complete beginners to experienced … Continued

Techstars Meet & Greet at Work in Progress 8/9/18

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Techstars is a global network that’s out to help entrepreneurs and startups succeed through events, accelerators, and other helpful programs, and they’re hosting a Meet and Greet for Las Vegas entrepreneurs on Thursday, August 9th. Attendance is free, and you can RSVP on Eventbrite to reserve your spot. Doors open at 7:00 PM and there … Continued

Hackers and Hustlers Connects Devs and Doers on 5/31

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On Thursday May 31 from 6 PM until 7:30 PM, Hackers and Hustlers at Work in Progress gives Vegas developers and entrepreneurs a chance to network and connect in a new way. Here are the deets: Hackers and Hustlers Thursday, May 31 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Work in Progress 317 S 6th St Tickets: … Continued

Another Pitch Night Announced! Here’s How to Save Your Place

Work in Progress Coworking in Downtown Las Vegas has announced another Pitch Night! Local startups seeking investor funding get their shot on Thursday, June 28th – but before you mark your calendar, you should know that there are new requirements for anyone who wants to pitch. In order to pitch to investors on Pitch Night, … Continued

Zappos 2018 Coding Challenge & Networking Event

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On Wednesday, May 23, Zappos is hosting their annual Coding Challenge and Networking Event in their brand new downtown coworking space. Join coding enthusiasts and Zappos engineers from 6 PM until about 10 PM for an evening of development, nachos, and techy fun. This event is sponsored by Zappos Tech and Recruiting, which is also … Continued