LaunchUp Las Vegas Announces August 18, 2015 Event Speaker Line-up

The next LaunchUp Las Vegas event is taking place Tuesday, August 18, 2015 from 6:30-8:00pm at The Innevation Center. The event will be sponsored by Lyft, whose team is excited to connect with the #VegasTech community. Lyft is eagerly anticipating their Las Vegas launch, and will have amazing swag on hand at the event for all in attendance. … Continued

InfoSiftr Announces Official Docker Training

The Las Vegas-based team at InfoSiftr, and others in the industry, say we are on the ground floor of a new technology called Docker. Based on the behavior of Google, Microsoft, and others, it’s here to stay. In an upcoming two-day training led by a certified Docker instructor, new and experienced systems administrators will learn to use Docker. … Continued

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada Mentor2.0 Program

For #VegasTech community members interested in a new mentorship opportunity for busy professionals, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada has a solution — mentor2.0. Just one email per week and one in-person meeting per month is all that’s needed to help inspire high school students to become college ready. The organization is hosting an information session on … Continued

The Hackathon of Outlandish Things

Designers, mobile and web developers, those interested in robotics and the Internet of Things are all welcome to participate in The Hackathon of Outlandish Things. This 18+ event will take place August 7 and 8, 2015 at Work In Progress. “We wanted to have a hack that was focused on the developer and producing creative hacks … Continued

7th Annual WordCamp Las Vegas is Announced

WordCamp is a conference that focuses on all things WordPress. These informal, community-organized events that are put together by WordPress users. The #VegasTech community has had a rich history with WordCamp events. WordCamp Las Vegas has been taking place since 2009 and John Hawkins was the original Lead Organizer from 2009 – 2013. This year, business owners, bloggers, designers, … Continued

The Innevation Center’s CommunityCation Luncheon featuring Vincent Dignan

Head to The Innevation Center for the July 2015 CommunityCation Luncheon on Thursday, July 23rd and hear from London-based entrepreneur Vincent Dignan. Vincent Dignan helps grow early-stage companies through a combination of rapid social media growth, guerrilla community management tactics, and growth hacks which have seen companies go from zero to thousands of signups, followers, or users … Continued

Gary Rayner Speaks About LifeProof at Work In Progress

NV Hardware Startups – Las Vegas, previously named LV Hardware Startups, is a group for anyone working on or interested in the business of making physical things. “We’ve had speakers present on topics ranging from how a circuit board assembly line works through how to grow a fashion brand,” said Andrew Boggeri, organizer for the group. “I … Continued

Official Docker Training Sessions in Las Vegas

InfoSiftr, LLC, an Authorized Training Partner of Docker, Inc., announces two training courses on the topic of Docker Administration and Operations. The trainings are open to the public and will be held at The Innevation Center on September 11-12, 2015 and October 23-24, 2015. In addition, the SUPERNAP is a partner with InfoSiftr for this event and … Continued

June 2015 CommunityCation Luncheon with Green Our Planet

The #VegasTech community is invited to head to The Innevation Center on Thursday, June 25, 2015 for the June CommunityCation Luncheon. Each month, The Innevation Center hosts the event and provides free lunch to attendees. In June, lunch will be catered by Café Rio. “We started the CommunityCation Luncheon as a way to invite all of the community … Continued

How to Start a Startup Series at Work In Progress

How to Start a Startup is a series of video lectures, initially given at Stanford in Fall 2014. Sam Altman, President of Y Combinator, organized and runs the series, and has made the series available for streaming here. Throughout Summer 2015, Las Vegas entrepreneurs and startup community members are invited to a viewing of the … Continued