Northern Nevada’s Largest Networking Opportunity!
February 5, 2015 7:00AM-1:00PM
Grand Sierra Resort
DIRECTIONS is Northern Nevada’s premier annual economic conference, providing business and civic leaders with insight and perspectives that shape sound decision-making in the year ahead.
DIRECTIONS allows members and organizations from our area to gather to discuss our strategic planning for the year ahead, and gives attendees insight into public policy that affects businesses and our way of life in Northern Nevada. DIRECTIONS gives attendees focus on important matters and allows for interaction with civic and community leaders from across the region, giving you unbridled access to key people and organizations that shape our economy and our regional economic stability.
With almost 800 attendees, DIRECTIONS is the largest business event in the area featuring companies, non-profits and community leaders from across the region. DIRECTIONS provides a platform for discussion within our business community that gives attendees a better plan for tomorrow. Join us for electric discussions, meet potential clients and be seen at the largest business event in Northern Nevada. Whether you’re a networking pro, a business owner or a newly formed organization, DIRECTIONS has the resources and people that you need. Come together with fellow Chamber members and community leaders to find exactly what you are looking for.
Sponsorship opportunities for the largest business event in Northern Nevada are available! Help support the future of Nevada by becoming a DIRECTIONS 2015 sponsor! Sponsor package coming soon.
Engines of Change: Disruption – Innovation – Job Creation
Owen Roberts, General Manager, Microsoft Licensing: “Riding the Next Wave: How Technology will Continue to Transform Your Life, Business…the World”.
Jeremy Aguero, Principal Analyst, Applied Analysis: “Recession, Recovery and Nevada’s New Economy”.
Victor W. Hwang, Co-Founder & CEO, T2 Venture Capital: “The Biggest Little Rain Forest: Building an Innovation Ecosystem in Reno”.
Margins Tax Panel
Carole Vilardo, President, Nevada Taxpayers Association; Chris Nielsen, Executive Director, Department of Taxation; Andy Ellard, President, Manda Machine Co., Inc.- Moderated by Tray Abney, Director of Government Relations, The Chamber: “How Nevada’s Economy Will be Held Hostage by the Margins Tax”