UNLV International Gaming Institute

Committed to providing cutting-edge research and programs to national and international jurisdictions and to leaders in the public and private sectors

The founders of the International Gaming Institute envisioned it becoming exactly what it’s become—an answers center for the global gaming industry.

Bo Bernhard, Executive Director, UNLV International Gaming Institute

Welcome

The UNLV International Gaming Institute (IGI) is committed to providing cutting-edge insights to the global gaming industry. IGI provides research and programs to more than 50 jurisdictions across the globe—to leaders in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors.

In addition to our research and executive education offerings, the International Gaming Institute’s “Centers of Excellence” help us to achieve our status as the global intellectual capital of gaming. Each of these Centers has been developed to address a strategic problem that an academic institution’s unique spaces and structures can solve.

Together, we are the International Gaming Institute—a global intellectual capital.

What's Happening

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Apr. 6, 2018

A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.

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Mar. 19, 2018
Unique program boosts student entrepreneurship in the gaming technology industry.
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Mar. 12, 2018

At the inaugural Mountain West Esports Showdown, UNLV’s 8-bit esports team made history by winning the championship.

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Mar. 7, 2018

Some of the best teams in collegiate gaming will meet as UNLV’s "8-Bit Esports" takes on Boise State in the inaugural Mountain West Esports Showdown.

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  • Director of Research, International Gaming Institute

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