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Executive Calendar, Feb. 3

Feb. 5

■ Brookings Mountain West presents “International Migration and Economic Development of Global Metropolitan Areas,” a talk by Neil Ruiz, senior policy analyst and associate fellow with the Metropolitan Policy Program. Greenspun Hall, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. Call Bill Brown at 702-895-0091 for details.

Feb. 6

■ Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce’s North Las Vegas Breakfast featuring Nevada Assembly Speaker Marilyn Kirkpatrick. The Cannery, 2121 E. Craig Road. 7:30 a.m. to 8 a.m. registration and networking, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. program. $25 for members, $35 for nonmembers. Call 702-641-5822 for more information.

■ American Marketing Association Las Vegas chapter February luncheon featuring James Hsu on maximizing the reach of your brand through video. TW Theater, 3765 Las Vegas Blvd. South. 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. $30 for members, $40 for nonmembers. For more info, email contact@amalasvegas.com.

■ NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association Southern Nevada Chapter’s Trends in Sustainability Educational Symposium and Mixer featuring Brad Tomm, sustainability director, Zappos Campus Sustainable Practices. Troesh Theatre, The Smith Center for Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. $35 for members and nonmembers. Visit www.naiopnv.org for more information.

Feb. 10

■ University of Nevada, Las Vegas Barrick Lecture featuring Ray Kurzweil, director of engineering at Google. Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall, UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. Call 702-895-2787 for details.

Feb. 11

■ Henderson Chamber of Commerce February Networking Breakfast “Project Neon Overview, Purpose and Need” presented by Tracy Larkin-Thomason, Nevada Transportation Department deputy director for Southern Nevada. Black Mountain Golf and Country Club, 500 Greenway Road. 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. $20 for members, $40 for nonmembers. Call Donna Israelson at 702-565-8951 for details.

■ Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance’s Transforming the Business of Education Luncheon. Four Seasons, 3960 Las Vegas Blvd. South. 11:30 a.m. networking, noon meeting and lunch. $45 for investors, $55 for noninvestors. Visit www.lvgea.org for more information.

■ Green Chamber of Commerce Las Vegas February Business Mixer featuring Daniel Huard, president of the USGBC Nevada chapter; Lydia Ball, executive director of the Clean Energy Project; Jon Wardlaw, chairman of the Conservation District of Southern Nevada; and Rick Van Diepen, executive director of Green Chips. Springs Preserve, 297 S. Valley View Blvd. 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. $20 for members, $25 for guests. Visit www.lvgreenchamber.com for more information.

Feb. 13

■ Ninth Annual Join Chambers of Commerce Luncheon featuring keynote speaker Gov. Brian Sandoval. The Venetian, fourth floor, 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. $50. Email info@lvacc.org for more information.

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