■ Hashtags & Headlines R-J Hot Topic Luncheon featuring Don Snyder, interim president of UNLV; Rick Arpin, MGM Resorts International executive and UNLV stadium authority board member; and Jeremy Aguero, principal analyst at Apllied Analysis. Texas Station, Houston Ballroom, 2101 Texas Star Lane. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. $40. For more information, contact Melissa McCabe at 702-383-0469 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
■ Association of Corporate Counsel Nevada Chapter Legislative Update featuring presenters from Snell & Wilmer LLP. McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurant, 335 Hughes Center Drive. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free for members, $20 for nonmembers. Contact chapter administrator Joanne Ray at email@example.com or 951-698-9373 for more information.
■ NevBio lunch featuring Zach Miles, the new UNLV tech transfer director. Lawry’s Prime Rib Restaurant, 4043 Howard Hughes Parkway. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. $40. For more information, contact John Laub at firstname.lastname@example.org or 623-256-0503.
■ Las Vegas India Chamber of Commerce Mixer Presentation featuring Laurie Squartsoff, Nevada Medicaid administrator; Donna Miller, president and founder of Life Guard International Air Ambulance; Pramod Goel, president and founder of PlacidWay; and Sam Kaufman, president and CEO of Desert Springs Hospital and Valley Hospital & Medical Center. Renaissance Hotel, 3400 Paradise Road. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. $20 advance, $25 at the door. Visit www.lvicc.org/register for more information.
■ University of Nevada, Las Vegas Forum: Research Literally at Your Fingertips featuring Marianne Buehler, assistant professor of scholarly communication and urban sustainability librarian for UNLV Libraries. UNLV, Marjorie Barrick Museum/Harry Reid Center, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Phyllis Thompson at 702-895-3401 or email@example.com.
■ Public Relations Society of America Las Vegas Valley Chapter’s Changing Media Landscape luncheon. Cili’s at Bali Hai Golf Club, 5160 Las Vegas Blvd. South. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. $35 for members, $40 for nonmembers. Visit www.prsalasvegas.com for more information.
■ Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours. Halo Bar, Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort, 3663 Las Vegas Blvd. South. 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Free for Chamber members and guest. For more info, visit www.lvchamber.com.
■ Association of Fundraising Professionals Las Vegas Chapter’s Ramp Up for Grant Readiness featuring Rosemary West, president of the Nevada Grant Professionals Association and director of resource development for the College of Southern Nevada. Lawry’s The Prime Rib, 4043 Howard Hughes Parkway. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. $35 for members, $45 for nonmembers. Visit www.afplasvegas.org for more information.
■ Urban Chamber of Commerce February Luncheon featuring Fred Keeton, vice president of external affairs and chief diversity officer at Caesars Entertainment Corp. Gold Coast Hotel, California Ballroom, 4000 W. Flamingo Road. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. $35 for members, $40 for nonmembers. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
■ Nevada Taxpayers Association 92nd annual meeting featuring keynote speaker Gov. Brian Sandoval and a panel discussion on the Margin Tax Initiative. The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. 11:30 a.m. registration and cocktails, noon luncheon, 2 p.m. afternoon program. For more info, visit www.nevadataxpayers.org.