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Reno As The Biggest Little Silicon Valley
Reno As The Biggest Little Silicon Valley

AIR DATE: October 23, 2013

After years of decline in the gambling sector, Reno is trying to reinvent itself. A growing entrepreneurial community is trying to put the city on the tech map. But they've got a lot of competition from other cities all over the world. So how can Reno develop its tech potential? And can the tech industry help lead the city out of the economic recession?


Hillary Schieve, at-large, Reno City Council

Colin Loretz, co-founder, Reno Collective

Alan Deutschman, journalism professor, UNR

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