Tom Piechota, Vice President for Research and Economic Development, invites you to attend the Research Week at UNLV Kickoff Event.
Welcome: Nancy Rapoport, acting Executive Vice President and Provost
Keynote Speaker: Bo Bernhard, Executive Director, International Gaming Institute
"Why Las Vegas Is Smart: How the Science of Intelligence Bends in the Direction of UNLV"
This presentation will highlight the ways in which the city of Las Vegas serves as a post‐industrial “global intellectual capital” and exporter of expertise (and experience) to the rest of the world today. At every step along the way, research plays a vital role in revealing our status, and in helping map our community’s future.