The University Economic Development Association 2019 Annual Summit convenes in Reno Sept. 29-Oct. 2, 2019, bringing a projected 250 attendees to explore manageable, scalable and impactful programs and projects that can be implemented by regions around the globe. “Designing Resilient Regions: The Biggest Little Ideas for ALL Ecosystems” is the theme for the conference to be held at the Whitney Peak Hotel in downtown Reno.
Hallmark doesn’t have a card, but this is Economic Development Week, when economic development agencies share their success stories with the public. In Nevada, that can mean tech in Reno and logistics in Las Vegas.
Governor Steve Sisolak and the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development board recently approved performance-based initiatives for seven businesses to relocate to Nevada or expand already-existing operations.
Local and regional industries will come together as part of the University of Nevada, Reno’s inaugural cybersecurity conference from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., April 2 in the Joe Crowley Student Union. Participants will discuss ways to tackle the growing challenges in cybersecurity through building a collaborative and synergistic relationship between industries and academia.
Back when many cities had just three TV stations and you had to walk to the TV to change channels, I looked forward to TV Guide’s Fall Preview of new and returning shows. With that in mind, here’s my annual NCET’s Fall Preview of programs and events designed to help Northern Nevada’s small businesses and entrepreneurs.
Nevada’s super-charged business and economic development trends, networks and ideas are defining a new economy. It’s like a tsunami of information that can help your business compete and thrive. But how can you catch the wave? By attending the Fourth Annual Nevada Economic Development Conference “Connecting Nevada for a Stronger Economy” you can learn what is powering a dynamic, changing Nevada economy.
This one’s for the little guys. Five Reno startups, including a company that caters to endurance athletes and one that specializes in connected products — the Internet of Things in geek speak — were recognized by city and state officials on Tuesday for raising funding and creating high-paying jobs in the Biggest Little City.