Pitch Night at Work in Progress Coworking on Monday April 9

Pitch Night is coming to Work in Progress coworking space in Downtown Las Vegas

Startups, clear your calendars! There’s an open pitch night at Work in Progress Coworking in Downtown Las Vegas coming up on Monday, April 9. A group of investors will be in attendance at 6:30 PM to listen to pitches from Las Vegas startups. If you’re not a tech company, that’s okay! Startups of all kinds … Continued

FREE Chaos Engineering Event With Russ Miles

Geek on a Harley Logo

  The Geek on a Harley, Russ Miles, is stopping in Las Vegas on April 3 from 6:30–8:30 p.m. He’ll be presenting his ideas about chaos engineering, cloud native, and microservices along with other tech and engineering experts. Come meet Russ, hear about the latest developments in software engineering, and gather with a group of local techies. … Continued

Get Ready for the BattleBorn Hackathon from March 3-12

the battleborn hackathon from barrick and unearthed

Conquer real challenges and win real money at the upcoming BattleBorn hackathon! The hackathon is a series of events for developers, engineers, data scientists, and creative entrepreneurs who come together to prototype solutions for the mining industry, whether they have any experience in mining or not. Barrick provides the challenges, the mentors and the current … Continued

AFwerX Comes to Vegas – Hiring Event November 16

AFwerX, a division of DEFENSEWERX, comes to Vegas

Air Force tech innovator AFwerX, a branch of DEFENSEWERX, is moving in near UNLV. AFwerX acts like a connector between the Air Force (including the Air Force Research Labs and the USAF Warfare Center) and the people who create problem-solving technologies. Here’s the basic idea: The Air Force recognizes that there are a lot of … Continued

Startup Weekend is Back on November 10, 11, and 12

Startup Weekend Las Vegas 2017 comes to Innevation in November

Techstars’ ever popular Startup Weekend event is back in at the Innevation Center in Las Vegas on November 10th, 11th and 12th. You can get your tickets here, but there’s a promo code at the bottom of this post to save you some cash, so scroll down before you buy. If you’re a solo entrepreneur looking … Continued

WordCamp Vegas Has Been Announced!

WordCamp Vegas is coming back in 2017

After taking a year off, the highly anticipated WordCamp Vegas is finally back on October 14th and 15th, 2017 at the RedFlint Experience Center. We’ve got the skinny on the new venue, some cool new options, and (most importantly) where you can get tickets. Spoiler alert: if you click that link, you’ll find the page … Continued

Techstars Roadshow Las Vegas is Monday, August 14

Starting at 5:30 PM on Monday, August 14, Techstars Roadshow comes to the Innevation Center in Las Vegas for a night of networking and education. Techstars is the company behind events like Startup Weekend, and they offer accelerator programs in cities around the world for tech-centered startups in a variety of industries. They’ve jumpstarted success … Continued

DEF CON 2017 Starts Tomorrow!

DEF CON 25 comes to Caesars Palace in Las Vegas 2017

The notorious hacker conference DEF CON 25 begins tomorrow, July 27th, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Tickets for DEF CON events aren’t sold ahead of time because the usual attendees aren’t big on having their names on lists, so the $260.00 entry to DEF CON 25 is only payable in cash at the door. … Continued

EVO 2017 – What I Did At A Video Game Convention

eSports is a growth industry. So much so that Chinese internet giant Tencent plans to invest $14.6 billion into its country’s presence in the next five years. That will no doubt trigger other massive investment from other global entities. For the average human with kids and a mortgage, what is it like at a massive … Continued