Stirling Club luncheon, featuring identity protection expert Rick Knowles, will begin at 11:30 a.m. at Gordon Biersch, 3987 Paradise Rd. Identity theft is one of the most invasive and pervasive crimes of our time, and awareness is one of our greatest defenses. Knowles, an independent representative for ID Shield and Legal Shield, will explore several types of identity theft, methods thieves use to obtain our information, steps we can take to reduce our risk and a solution for the restoration of our identities should we become victims. $26. No membership fees. RSVP online at brucemerrinscelebrityspeakers.com.
Fennemore Craig presents Bob Maheu First Wednesday Lunch, featuring speaker Suzanne Dalitz, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Las Vegas Country Club, Rotunda Room, 3000 Joe W. Brown Dr. Dalitz, daughter of casino pioneer Moe Dalitz, will talk about the early days of the Strip. She has worked closely with curators to assemble the Dalitz archival collection at the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement. $30, event fee. Register online at tinyurl.com/jn7rgts. For more information, contact Joe Brown, Fennemore Craig P.C., at 702-692-8000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce presents Business + Education (BE) Engaged Conference 2016: Accelerating a New Nevada, with keynote speaker Dr. Alan Gomez, founder and chief academic officer of the STEM Academy, at the Smith Center, Reynolds Hall, 361 Symphony Park Ave. This event will highlight areas of need tied to student success; showcase the need for businesses to engage; and connect businesses with nonprofits making a proven difference. Speakers include Elaine Wynn, president, Nevada Board of Education. Check-in and breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m., followed by panels and discussion 8 to 11 a.m. and luncheon from noon to 1:30 p.m. $10 will include continental breakfast and tradeshow; $50 VIP admission includes luncheon with Dr. Gomez. To purchase tickets online, visit tinyurl.com/hvcsy4o. All proceeds to benefit the Smith Center’s Heart of Education Program.
Henderson Chamber of Commerce will feature Adam Laxalt, Nevada attorney general. The monthly networking breakfast will be 7 to 9 a.m. at Fiesta Henderson. Laxalt will recap his first year in office. $28, members; $48, nonmembers. Register online at tinyurl.com/jsjkalw. For more information, contact Donna Israelson, Henderson Chamber of Commerce, at 702-565-8951 or email email@example.com.