BOMA Nevada will take “A Look into the World Market Center” during its breakfast meeting from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at Las Vegas Country Club, 3000 Joe W. Brown Dr. Guest speakers include Pedro Zapata, chief operations officer; Cassie Catania-Hsu, director of leasing; Philip Knott, vice president, operations services. To register online, visit bomanevada.org/Event/Register.aspx. For more information, see bomanevada.org
Turnaround Management Association Nevada will host Jon Ralston, award-winning journalist and political commentator, who will reflect on the 2015 Legislature, political issues in Nevada and the presidential campaigns. This event is from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Las Vegas Country Club, 3000 Joe W. Brown Dr. Event is $35 for members, $45 for nonmembers. To register online, visit tinyurl.com/pjymoyl. For more information, contact James Lamb, TMA Nevada Chapter executive, 702-499-3291, or email info@TMAofNevada.com.
Urban Chamber of Commerce will hear from Dr. Dylan Went, chair for the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, at its luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Texas Station, 2101 Texas Star Lane. There will be a debriefing of the latest news relative to small businesses and the Ruvo Center. Luncheon is $35 for members, $40 for nonmembers. To register online, visit lasvegasurbanchamber.chambermaster.com.
Houldsworth, Russo & Co. will host a breakfast briefing, “Five Tips for Surviving Market Volatility,” from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Certified financial planner Cheryl Constantino will offer perspectives for long-term planning and investing. Breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m., and Constantino will speak from 8 to 9 at the HRC offices, 8675 S. Eastern Ave. Breakfast briefings are free to HRC clients, $35 for non-clients. To register online, visit trusthrc.com.
Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce’s Southern Nevada Forum will be held from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at Las Vegas City Hall, Council Chambers, 495 S. Main St. Legislators, local government officials, business leaders and other stakeholders will discuss legislative priorities for the 2017 legislative session. This event is open to the public, RSVP requested. To register online, visit tinyurl.com/pd2ak83. Complimentary breakfast will be available. For more information, contact Justin Harrison, email@example.com, or call 702-586-3805.
Nevada Policy Research Institute will hold its 24th anniversary celebration featuring Neal McCluskey from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Venetian and Palazzo, 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South. McCluskey is director of Cato’s Center for Educational Freedom and formerly was a policy analyst at the Center for Education Reform. He is the author of the book “Feds in the Classroom: How Big Government Corrupts, Cripples, and Compromises American Education,” and his writings have appeared in publications including the Wall Street Journal, Baltimore Sun and Forbes. Admission is $275 for individual seating, $550 seating for two. RSVP by Sept. 24 by calling 702-222-0642. Register online at npri.org/events/id.65/step1.asp. For more information, see npri.org