Las Vegas Hospitality Association’s summer educational luncheon — titled “Tackling Sports: The Emerging Market and How it Benefits Las Vegas Hospitality”— will be held from noon – 1:30 p.m., with check-in at 11:30 a.m., in East Ballroom 7-8 of the Monte Carlo, 3770 Las Vegas Blvd. South.
Attendees will learn the overall impact of special events such as National Finals Rodeo, the Pac-12 Conference Tournament and the National Basketball Association Summer League and how businesses benefit; also how special events, festivals and the growing sports market are changing Las Vegas and the hospitality industry. A panel discussion will include Scott Voeller, senior vice president of partnership and event marketing, MGM Resorts International; Dale Eeles, vice president of development, Las Vegas Events; Jim Livengood, Hall of Fame athletic director at UNLV, Arizona, Washington State and Southern Illinois; and John Saccenti, executive director at ESPN Events – Las Vegas Bowl. DJ Allen will moderate. Cost is $45 members; $60 nonmembers. To register online, visit tinyurl.com/nm7sjp2.
Urban Chamber of Commerce will feature a presentation on “UNLV Medical School Builds Business,” with guest speaker Dr. Barbara Atkinson, the med school’s planning dean. The luncheon will run 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Gold Coast, 4000 W. Flamingo Road. Cost is $35 members; $40 nonmembers; $45 at the door. To register online, visit tinyurl.com/oypaus8.
The Clark County Medical Society’s 61st presidential installation dinner and awards ceremony will celebrate “The Joy of Practicing Medicine” and honor incoming president Dr. Andrew Eisen and the 2015-2016 Board of Trustees. Cocktail reception and silent auction will begin at 6 p.m., with dinner and awards ceremony following at 7 p.m. World View on Sixteen and Sky View Terrace, Top of the World Market Center. To RSVP, or for further information, visit clarkcountymedical.org or call 702-739-9989.
Large Vision Business Network Mixer marks its ninth season with a luncheon and Visionary Awards ceremony from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the grand ballroom at the Suncoast, 9090 Alta Drive. The awards, honor local business owners. Keeton Iconoclast Consulting LLC principal Fred Keeton will speak. Tickets are $35. For more information, visit pjproductionlive.com/LVBNM.gtml or call Sylvester or Paula Jackson at 702-639-6964.