Sin City is largely considered an adult playground dropped right in the middle of the Mojave Desert. All night gambling, live entertainment, and a collection of some of the best chefs from around the world, Vegas delivers a jolt of energy to any visitor. With a history tied to the mob, the glamour and vices of the Strip are known around the world. But, Las Vegas is also a center for work as well as play. The convention industry is one of the largest in the world hosting 6.3 million convention goers a year that contribute to over nine billion in non-gaming revenue. So whether you are in the mood to party or get a leg up on your career, chances are your path is bound to lead you to the middle of the desert where this brightly lit, high energy town resides.