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2020

  • Las Vegas Welcomes Visitors with ‘Vegas Smart’ - Las Vegas is preparing for the return of meetings and conventions, and when the time is right for business to resume, we’ll be ready to host visitors to meet and exchange ideas. While things may look a little different, the destination is confident visitors will still find the... more

  • Tech Solutions for Global Challenges-CES Unveiled - CES Unveiled® returns to Europe in October to demonstrate the power of technology in addressing global challenges and helping businesses adapt to overcome uncertainty — and emerge more resilient than before. The events will take place physically in Paris and Amsterdam and some... more

  • LVCC Seeks GBAC STAR™ Accreditation - Las Vegas continues to prove itself as a leader in safety and sanitation practices as the country prepares for the return of travel. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) and the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) are proud to be among the first organizations... more

  • ELON MUSK’S TUNNEL SYSTEM PROGRESSES IN LAS VEGAS - Construction efforts for Elon Musk’s underground transportation system beneath the Las Vegas Convention Center is progressing with excavation now underway on the second of two tunnels comprising the Convention Center Loop. This latest milestone comes shortly after the boring m... more

  • CES Asia 2020 Postponed Amid COVID-19 Concerns - CES Asia, scheduled to take place in Shanghai, China on June 10-12, 2020 is postponed. While CES Asia has enjoyed annual growth and success since its 2015 launch in Shanghai, we have decided to postpone CES Asia for 2020. Our decision reflects the concerns of our stakeholders ... more

  • Elon Musk Tunnel Reaches Milestone in Las Vegas - The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) announced excavation is complete in the first of two vehicular tunnels that will comprise TBC - The Boring Company d/b/a Vegas Loop underground transportation system located beneath the Las Vegas Convention Center campus.... more

  • CES 2020 Thought Leaders Prove Tech Changes Lives - CES® 2020, the world’s largest and most influential technology event, proved that CES is the platform to show why and how companies are embracing tech in their business. CES has evolved from a traditional technology tradeshow into a global event featuring more than 300 confere... more

  • Las Vegas Celebrates Record Business Visitation - Las Vegas continues to prove itself a leading destination for both business and leisure tourism, welcoming a record 6.6 million meeting or convention attendees in 2019 beating the previous record set in 2017 and a 2.3 percent increase over 2018, according to research published... more

  • CES 2020 Wraps: AI & 5G Define Future Innovation - CES® 2020 wrapped on January 10, 2020, following a week filled with over 20,000 product debuts unveiling the future of technology. More than 4,400 exhibiting companies launched their latest tech products to some 170,000 attendees across more than 2.9 million net square feet of... more

2019

  • WTC Las Vegas to Welcome 20+ WTCs During CES 2020 - World Trade Center Las Vegas is proud to announce a terrific response to our CES 2020/WTCA Delegate Program, which is a joint project between the Trade Services Member Advisory Council (MAC) and the Conventions & Exhibitions MAC. CES 2020 will take place in Las Vegas Janu... more