Career Fest: TechConnect Monday


Feb. 29, 2016, 5pm to 9pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Philip J. Cohen Theatre, Green Room


Meet with local technology companies to discuss a career in tech.

Join in for free food and hear from the keynote speakers this year: Sy Esfahani, CIO, MGM Resorts International and Bob Schaich, CIO, UnitedHealth Care.

Schedule of Events:
  • 5:00-6:00 p.m. - Check-in, Dinner
  • 6:00-8:00 p.m. - Guest speakers to discuss technology industry trends and career planning
    • Bob Schaich, CIO and senior vice president, UnitedHealth Care
    • Anthony Baerlocher, executive director of game design, Scientific Games
    • Louis Carr Jr., CIO, Clark County
    • Bhavani Prasad, vice president of engineering, Aristocrat
    • Les Ottolenghi, executive vice president and CIO, Caesars Entertainment
    • Bryce Murry, lead of software architecture,
    • Sy Esfahani, CIO and senior vice president, MGM International
  • 8:00-9:00 p.m. - Networking with speakers, students

Students who register and attend the event have the chance of winning prizes and giveaways like: Amazon gift cards, a drone + camera, a PS4 bundle or an Amazon Echo!

Admission Information

This event is free and open to all students interested in a career in technology.

Students, register here.

  • Make sure your Opt-In Resume Book Permission is updated before submitting your resume: click here
  • Upload/Update your most recent resume: click here
  • To Submit Resume to Tech Connect Event: click here

Employers, please register here.

Contact Information

College of Engineering
Marian Mason

External Sponsor

Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering and UNLV Career Services