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

TEDWomen 2015 Viewing Party at The Innevation Center

From May 27-29, 2015, TED is planning TEDWomen in Monterey, CA. As an extension to TED’s event, Team Las Vegas is hosting an independently organized viewing party on May 28, 2015 with TEDxLasVegasWomen. “Team Las Vegas is the planning team for TEDxLasVegas,” explained Michael Grema, Creative Director for TEDxLasVegasWomen: Potential Energy. “The team is made … Continued

StartupBus Makes a Stop at The Innevation Center

StartupBus encourages entrepreneurs to jump on a bus and conceive, build, and launch a startup with a team of strangers in 72 hours. For the sixth year in a row, the StartupBus will be hitting North America. The competition will take place the first week of June 2015, with buses originating from 6 different regions … Continued

ng-vegas 2015

ng-Vegas is the premier Angular conference that will be held at The Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort on May 7-8, 2015. Join industry experts, Angular team members, and passionate individuals at this event. “ng-vegas is an Angular focused, two-day, single-track conference held at the Westin Lake Las Vegas resort,” said Joe Eames, organizer for the event. “The … Continued

Rebel Venture Fund’s Startup Community Mixer

Utilizing a founding gift from Jeff Moskow of $500,000, the Rebel Venture Fund provides experiential learning opportunities for UNLV students through participation in real world venture capital funding. Student board members screen investment opportunities and conduct due diligence on those deemed as fundable. The Rebel Venture Fund management board, which consists of local venture capitalists, angel investors, … Continued

Philanthropy with Salesforce for Startups

Salesforce has long been an advocate of integrated philanthropy, encouraging peers to adopt its 1-1-1 model. In partnership with Pledge 1%, Salesforce for Startups makes it easy for startups to integrate philanthropy at an early stage. On May 4, 2015, Julia Barrett, Program Manager of Salesforce for Startups, will share how Salesforce has woven philanthropy deep within … Continued

Las Vegas Science and Technology Festival 2015

In less than five years, the Las Vegas Science & Technology Festival has become the largest educational event in Nevada, helping tens of thousands of people celebrate science and technology in Las Vegas. All of the 40 festival programs are free to attend and events are located all across the Las Vegas valley. The festival will take … Continued

LaunchUp Las Vegas Announces April 30 Event Speaker Line-up

LaunchUp Las Vegas is an event for entrepreneurs, aspiring entrepreneurs, startup junkies, and #VegasTech community members. The event brings entrepreneur communities together to share entrepreneurial excitement, energy, and encouragement. The event follows a 90 minute format that facilitates a friendly and encouraging environment inside which several early stage startups present, not pitch, the project they … Continued

WP in Session Launches to Teach Small Businesses about WordPress

Las Vegas-based SEO, web design, social media, and video/photo specialists NeONBRAND is putting on a learning WordPress seminar on April 23, 2015 at Work In Progress. The event is called WP in Session and is an in-person, all-day seminar that helps business and individuals realize the full potential of their WordPress websites. NeONBRAND started in 2011 and … Continued

March 2015 CommunityCation Luncheon

The Innevation Center welcomes two team members from The Abbi Agency for their Thursday, March 26, 2015 CommunityCation luncheon.  This is a free event that will take place from 11:30am to 1:00pm. Constance Aguilar and Jackie Dennis will present “Growing Your Business Up”, highlighting business growth strategies from a global perspective. Constance Aguilar is the … Continued