Innevation BLOG

Hosted at various locations across Downtown Las Vegas, the UP Summit is the largest grassroots gathering of startup Community Leaders from across the planet. In its fourth year, the UP Summit will bring together community leaders from around the world across a variety of programs. From May 29th to May 31st, the UP Summit invites participants to Downtown Grand, Learning Village, Gold Spike, Container Park, the Ogden, Zappos, and The Beat, to name just a

Read More

On Wednesday, May 28th from 5:30 to 8:00 pm, The Innevation Center will welcome the Maternal and Child Health Coalition’s screening of “The Raising of America,” a film about early childhood and the future of our nation. An open discussion and call-to-action will follow the screening and it is free to attend! Registration is required as seating is limited, so if you’re interested in attending, RSVP here! Here’s a summary of the film: It’s often

Read More

We love Throwback Thursday everywhere else, so we wondered, “Why not include it on our blog?” Hence, we present you with the newest addition to our weekly lineup: Throwback Thursday, Innevation style! To start us off, we’re sharing with you this golden video…A Windows 95 User Guide starring Jennifer Aniston and Matthew Perry. Does it get more ’90s than this? Prepare yourself for more nostalgic tech-related gems like this one and join us in looking forward to

Read More

Exciting news, everyone: The Innevation Center is seeking a new Collaboration Coordinator! If you or someone you know is a self-starting, fastidious, cheerful team player who has what it takes to help diversify the Nevada economy, check out our job posting on hirevegastech.com!

Read More

Happy Tech Talk Tuesday, folks! Today, we’re looking at fastcompany.com’s article The World’s Most Innovative Companies 2014. The list, which highlights 50 companies from startups to big names, varies greatly in markets including agriculture, apparel, technology, and entertainment. “If you Google the phrase ‘faith-based businesses,’ the results point to companies that pursue a religious agenda,” says author Robert Safian. “But there’s another kind of faith in business: the belief that a product or service can radically

Read More

According to Entrepreneur.com’s John Solari, Las Vegas is one of three top alternatives to Silicon Valley for startups. “Switch Communication’s founder, Rob Roy, is pumping money and energy into the InNEVation Center, a collaboration space that delivers some of the fastest Internet speeds in the world (courtesy of his company’s SuperNAP data center) and serves as a meeting place for startup and economic development events,” Solari explains between mentions of Downtown Project and Downtown Container

Read More

On May 31st and June 1st, The Innevation Center will proudly host the 2nd annual National Day of Civic Hacking, an event that takes place globally. The event brings together citizens, software developers, and entrepreneurs to create, build, and invent new solutions collaboratively using publicly-released data, code and technology to improve our communities and governments. If you care about your neighborhood and community, you can participate. You don’t have to be a tech genius to

Read More

We are excited to announce that the Las Vegas WordPress Meetup is joining our amazing slate of Meetup groups! The WordPress Meetup will join the likes of Ruby, PHP, <CODE/> Hearted, iOS, Xamarin, and others by bringing their talents to The Innevation Center to host free Meetup events for all skill levels. (Check out a list and schedule of all our Meetups here) WordPress is the most popular CMS out there and has been a longtime

Read More