Why Reno is Perfect for your Next Tech Con

Why Reno is Perfect for your Next Tech Con

There are tremendous things happening in Northern Nevada, which makes Reno Tahoe USA a new and exciting place to hold your next big Data Con. Reno’s diversified economy can provide one-of-a-kind field trips, workshops, access to speakers as well as potential corporate sponsorships during an event. From new air service to growth of restaurants, cultural activities, city beautification and retail – the region’s high-tech boom is having positive effects on multiple levels. Here’s just a glimpse into the new-age, high-tech, diversified economy in Reno Tahoe:

Reno Skyline

Notable businesses in Reno Tahoe USA:
• Tesla’s $5 Billion GigaFactory is set to open with a 10 million square-foot facility by June, 2016
• Apple Inc. operating a $1 billion data center
• Switch opening a $1 billion data center with clients that include eBay, Google and Cisco
• Other notable tech businesses already in Reno Tahoe: IGT, ShortStack, Intuit, Microsoft Licensing and Frontline Systems

Tech/Startup events and local groups:
TEDxReno, Reno Wired, Hack for Reno, NASA Space Apps Challenge, Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS 2013) Deep Learning Conference, Microsoft Hackathon, Northern Nevada Software Developers Group, Reno Collective, Reno Innovation Center

Significant tech conferences we’ve hosted:
Dynamic Communities Users Group, Common-A Users Group, Supercomputing (SC Conference), and NetVU

What’s in it for your CON:
• Proven 25-40% savings on typical F&B spend including coffee under $40/gallon (Gratuity charges at 18%)
• Great mid-week and short term availability
• Easy access and centrally located in the West
• 120 flights a day at the well-served Reno-Tahoe International Airport
• Endless recreation with 18 world-class ski resorts and 50 golf courses within 90 minutes of Reno
• 50,000 new jobs and 60,000+ people are expected to move to Reno Tahoe by 2020
• Nine hotels with 825-2,000 rooms each
• One level Convention Center with 381,000 sq. ft. contiguous exhibit hall, 113,000 sq. ft. of meeting space
• Free parking and airport shuttles
• 35 minutes to Lake Tahoe
Tahoe Shoreline

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Source: VisitRenoTahoe.com Blog – https://www.visitrenotahoe.com/blog/