Research Week at UNLV Kickoff Event


Oct. 12, 2015, 11:30am to 1:30pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Goldfield Room


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.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to faculty and staff.

To attend, please RSVP by Mon., Oct. 5.

Lunch will be provided. 

Contact Information

Research and Economic Development
Jill Zimbelman

Event Sponsor

Division of Research and Economic Development