In The News: International Gaming Institute

KSNV-TV: News 3
June 8, 2016

There are now newer and taller resorts, but few opened with the splash that happened on the Strip in 1989. It was the Mirage.

Gaming Today
June 8, 2016

The impact of The Mirage on gaming industry trends and designs is going to be the focus this week of UNLV’s 16th International Conference on Gambling and Risk Taking.

Las Vegas Review Journal
June 6, 2016

When Steve Wynn opened The Mirage in 1989, skepticism abounded.

How could a $630 million hotel possibly generate enough revenue daily to sustain operations while paying the debt service on construction costs?

Las Vegas Review Journal
April 21, 2016

Known as the “entertainment capital of the world,” Las Vegas has established itself as a go-to destination for world class amusement and luxury mega-resorts.

Vegas Inc
April 12, 2016

More than a quarter century after Steve Wynn kicked off a new chapter in Las Vegas history with the opening of his flashy Mirage resort, he will return to the iconic property for a public reflection of sorts.

Las Vegas Review Journal
April 1, 2016

Look for the hospitality industry to take a greater interest in hackathons in the months ahead.

March 25, 2016

The world-renowned gambling researcher discusses living in the shadows of the bright lights, how evolutionary biology relates to Vegas, globalised gambling, the science of intelligence and why gender diversity is important.

Vegas Magazine
March 25, 2016

Your in-room dining delivered by drone? No idea is off-limits in UNLV’s new hospitality lab.

Reno Gazette-Journal
November 20, 2015

As Nevada continues its resurgence, university partnerships that broadly support significant industries are welcome and critical to sustained success. A good example of successful partnership is the annual Executive Development Program, designed to further educate gaming professionals from around the world.

Casino Connection
August 10, 2015

State lawmakers from gaming states have joined with the University of Nevada, Las Vegas to seek a common framework of the legislation of internet gaming in all the states.

August 7, 2015

Gavin Isaacs (pictured), president and chief executive of lottery manager and casino equipment supplier Scientific Games Corp will be one of the industry leaders at a ‘CEO Roundtable’ discussion to be held at Global Gaming Expo (G2E) 2015 in Las Vegas.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
August 7, 2015

Gamblers are spending less at the casino tables. Now, a new program aims to reverse that trend and bring new ideas to the casino floor.