January 19, 2013 1 Comment
About the Event
March 1-3, 2013 in Las Vegas
IIE Los Angeles welcomes Western Region members to Las Vegas! Join us for a weekend of ideas, professional development and entertainment. Meet IIE members from across the Western United States. Special hotel rate available until 2/6/2013 (see below for details).
Visit http://iievegas2013.eventbrite.com to register.
March 1-3, 2013
Friday (6:00 PM – Close) – Reception and networking
Saturday (9:00 AM – 5:00 PM) – Speakers and extended workshop sessions
Advanced Leadership Track – This track will explore how to understand and manage social demographic attributes within a work group, showing how Meyers-Briggs style frameworks can be factored into Engineering Management methods.
Big Data Track – Participants will learn how industrial engineers can leverage Geographic Information Systems (GIS) tools within their work. Free and paid tools will be explored. Using services like Google Earth, industrial engineers can visualize and model social geographic information.
Saturday Evening Social (9:00 PM) – Penn & Teller
Known for their outrageous blending of comedy and magic, that often skewers the genre of traditional magic, Penn & Teller’s live show has been a hit on Broadway and around the country and now has a permanent home in Las Vegas at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino. Every guest gets to meet Penn & Teller in the theater lobby after every show!
Sunday (9:00 AM – Noon) – Engineering Tour
$89 Special IIE Conference Hotel Rate
Every room is a suite at the Rio! The Rio hosts more than 2,500 suites, providing spectacular views of Las Vegas. Every suite offers more than 600 square feet of spacious luxury, including a separate dressing area, couch, 32-inch TV, table with chairs, hairdryer, in-suite refrigerator, iron, ironing board and complimentary in-suite safe.
Problems reserving your room? Contact the hotel reservation desk at 888-746-6955 on or before 2/6/2013 to enjoy IIE’s discounted rate of $89/night. Use the Group Code “SRIIE3″.
Hotel accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, or Diners Club.
Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM. Any departures after 11:00 AM are subject to the full day charge.
Each guestroom must have at least one registered guest twenty-one (21) years of age or older.