■ #Hashtags and Headlines RJ Hot Topic luncheon featuring a panel discussion with Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman, Henderson Mayor Andy Hafen and North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee. Texas Station’s Houston Ballroom, 2101 Texas Star Lane, North Las Vegas. $45. Registration at 11:30 a.m., lunch and program from noon to 1 p.m. RSVP at reviewjournal.com/hashtagsandheadlines.
■ Henderson Chamber of Commerce Breakfast: Public Education in Southern Nevada: Fantasy or Reality featuring Dr. Thomas Schwenk, dean of Nevada School of Medicine. $40. Wingate by Wyndham, 3041 St. Rose Parkway Trail, Henderson. 7 a.m. RSVP at www.hendersonchamber.com.
■ Association of Fundraising Professionals National Philanthropy Day Awards luncheon honoring Cirque du Soleil with “The Giving Heart” and featuring keynote speaker John Nadel, senior vice president of resident shows division. Golden Nugget, 129 E. Fremont St. $60. Registration at 11:30 a.m., program and lunch at noon. RSVP at afplasvegas.org.
■ Turnaround Management Association Dinner “The Art of Non-Verbal Communication: What Are They Really Saying?” presented by international nonverbal communication expert Dr. Jack Brown. Las Vegas Country Club, 3000 Joe W. Brown Drive. 5:30 p.m. check-in, dinner and program 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. RSVP at tmaofnevada.com.
■ Henderson Chamber of Commerce Business on the RISE Awards. Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road. 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, visit www.hendersonchamber.com.
■ Indian Chamber of Commerce Awards Gala Dinner. Treasure Island, 3300 Las Vegas Blvd. South. $100. Cocktails 6 p.m., awards 7 p.m., dinner 8 p.m., entertainment 8:45 p.m. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
■ The 2013 State of Nevada Governor’s Conference on Tourism. “Setting the Stage” will provide information and resources necessary to set a solid foundation for innovative marketing. $300. Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. More information at www.governorsconference.org. Regular registration through Nov. 22.