Attend the first Las Vegas Virtual Reality Meetup

After winning the Virtual Reality Education Hackathon in Orange County, members of Originate formed the Las Vegas Virtual Reality Meetup to build a community of Virtual Reality enthusiasts in Las Vegas. The hackathon was hosted at a tech hub called Peoplespace in Orange County. The idea was to bring together designers, developers, makers, and educators for a weekend … Continued

Volunteer “Speed Dating”: Calling All Startups

The Downtown Rangers, in partnership with the Mayor’s Faith Initiative and Clark County’s Help Hope Home, are joining forces to host two nights of networking for faith groups, business groups, community members and nonprofit organizations. Dubbed “Speed Dating”, these two nights will allow volunteers in the community to find their non-profit agency match. “The goal of the … Continued

Local Motors to Be Featured at White House Maker Faire

Vegas Tech’s own Local Motors, Inc., the world’s leading open-source hardware innovation company, will be part of the first-ever White House Maker Faire, June 18, 2014. Local Motors Mobifactory staging for the White House Maker Faire. (Photo: Business Wire) In February 2014 the White House announced its intent to celebrate America’s students and entrepreneurs who are inventing … Continued

3 Takeaways from the Digital Download Speaker Series

On Wednesday, June  11, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ROCeteer and Good Apple Digital joined forces to bring the Digital Download Speaker Series to Work in Progress in downtown Las Vegas. To goal of the series was to teach entrepreneurs how to identify and develop online audience, create brand awareness, and develop owned, earned, and paid media strategies … Continued

Tech Cocktail Week: Sessions on Health Tech

The team at Tech Cocktail cordially invites you to join the community for Sessions, the monthly speaker series in Downtown Las Vegas. This month’s Sessions is part of a special Tech Cocktail Week called “The Wellth Generation presented by Tech Cocktail, Health Tech Women & Wellthily” and the focus is to discuss and share ideas on how to elevate the overall wellness experience for patients, thereby … Continued

Kick off UP Summit at Container Park

On Thursday, May 29, 2104, the Vegas Tech community is invited to Container Park to for the UP Summit kickoff party. “The official kickoff for the event will be Thursday from 3-4pm at Container Park. Marc Nager, CEO of UP Global, Brian Hardwick, Head of Messaging and Activation at Hello Enso, Mary Grove, director of … Continued

Zappos Lunch and Learn

Tech U is an internal group at Zappos.com dedicated to helping people in tech learn new systems, skills and general information. “We work to both bring people into the Tech and to also help those already here to succeed,” said Tech U group member and Zappos employee Latisha Looker. Throughout the year, Tech U organizes … Continued

Building a Bridge to India

You know you’re not a fledging startup community anymore when a delegation of leading Indian tech founders are making the Vegas Tech community a stop on their U.S. tech tour. The new TiE Las Vegas chapter, started by Sunny Tara, will be hosting a free cocktail hour and educational event on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at the … Continued