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Phoenix Networking Events

Interested in learning more about what the Arizona Technology Council does for its members? Attend one of our Phoenix networking events! We offer a variety of events including tech conferences and summits for different industries including medical technology, cybersecurity, marketing technology, aerospace, aviation and defense, and many more. 

Signature Events

The Arizona Technology Council offers events throughout the year to foster education and networking with a wide variety of industries in the Tucson and Phoenix area. Whether you’re interested in our CEO Retreat to connect and share ideas with others executives, or in sponsoring one of our conferences or business expos – AZTC has a place for your business. We strive to create better connections within Arizona to make it the fastest growing tech hub in the nation. Interested in learning more? Visit our signature technology events page.

after5 Technology Networking Events

after5 is the premier networking event in both Phoenix and Tucson. Come connect with other business professionals while learning more about different technology companies throughout Arizona. Join us for drinks and light appetizers provided by the host company. The after5 Tucson and Phoenix networking events are free to all Arizona Technology Council members – just another perk of joining the Council.

Lunch and Learn Series

Want to connect more over lunch? Attend one of our Lunch and Learn events! The Arizona Technology Council has designed the lunch and learn series to educate on the topics and matters that are of the most concern to our members. At different venues all over town, the Council makes connecting during the work day even easier. Check out our next Phoenix networking events below or visit our Tucson business networking page!

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - Lunch and Learn: Cyber Basics for Technology Companies

The Clements Agency

It’s in the news, on the internet, and the radio, but what is Cyber Insurance? This presentation will answer that question by breaking down the basics of what Cyber Insurance is and how it effects companies everywhere. Join the Arizona Technology Council and The Clements Agency for a fascinating Lunch and Learn presentation on Tuesday,... [read more]


Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 2017 Southern Arizona Tech + Business Expo: Showcasing Technology and Innovation

Booths for this event have been SOLD OUT Join us to discover new technologies, great products, innovative and emerging Arizona-based tech companies and much more. The Arizona Technology Council (AZTC) and the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) present the fifth annual Southern Arizona Tech + Business Expo on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at the Tucson Convention Center. Top Three Reasons... [read more]


Thursday, October 26, 2017 - Women in the Workforce: Halloween Haunt with Yandy – Own Your Confidence


Please join the Arizona Technology Council,, + gate6 for our Q4 Women in the Workforce event: Owning Your Confidence at Any Age on Thursday, October 26 from 4:00-6:00PM.  A panel of some of Yandy’s female elite, including Pilar Quintana, VP of merchandising, Erika Zeroulias, senior manager of marketing + creative, + Sarah Chamberlain, public... [read more]


Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - Lunch and Learn: Designing Partnerships – How to Get the Most from Your Agency


    Working with outside vendors is a lot like online dating: you spend hours searching for the perfect match, narrow down your selection to a few promising options, chat a bit online, and set up an in-person meeting to see if there’s a future there. Fortunately, you don’t have to walk into your agency... [read more]


Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 2017 Governor’s Celebration of Innovation Awards/TechJam Showcase – Disruptive Technology


Governor’s Celebration of Innovation (GCOI) is the Arizona Technology Council’s (AZTC) annual awards gala in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) that honors technology leaders and innovators from across the state. The event attracts more than 850 attendees each year for a night of networking, food and entertainment. 2017 marks the 14th year of this... [read more]


Thursday, November 2, 2017 - Sandler Training Workshop – Sell More Easily

Workshop Description: Are you an a business leader or sales professional who wants more? More prospects? More sales? More time? This event may be for you if you are: •Tired of hearing prospects tell you they need to ‘think it over’. •Frustrated by writing too many proposals and quotes and not winning the business. •Concerned... [read more]


Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - Lunch and Learn – IoT & Cloud: Enterprise Security

Trans-West Network Solutions a Pacific Office Automation Company

With the growth of IoT and Cloud, the attack surface that enterprises must protect is expanding dramatically.  Unique regulatory requirements by industry vertical are also placing extra pressure on Security Officers and their teams.  How can CISOs effectively respond?    First and foremost, taking an architectural approach, one that includes network segmentation, will create the... [read more]


Thursday, November 9, 2017 - Data Center Series: Hybird Cloud and Colocation

Omnis Data Center

Come join Omnis Data Centers, the Arizona Technology Council, and local professionals for an innovative talk on Hybird Cloud and Colocation technologies and how this new trend is influencing business practices. Listen to different industry professionals who will give us their perspectives on how the Hybrid model has made an impact on there business. Panelists... [read more]


Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - Lunch and Learn: Identifying Online Trolls and Addressing Harmful Content

Ryley Carlock & Applewhite

My Business Has Been Defamed By Anonymous Users on the Internet! Key Legal Considerations for Identifying Online Trolls and Addressing Harmful Online Content. In our digital world, every business must carefully manage its online reputation to be successful. This includes taking steps to address anonymous online users posting false, misleading, or harmful information. These types... [read more]


Thursday, November 16, 2017 - after5 Tech Mixer: Presented by Cybba Inc. – Margaritas & Martech

Cybba Inc.

Each month the Arizona Technology Council hosts an after5 Tech Mixer  in conjunction with one of its member companies. The after5 Tech mixer is designed to unite technologists and business professionals for an evening of networking, food and drinks. One of the favorite member benefits, each after5 Tech Mixer is free for members of the Council, including hors... [read more]


Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - Lunch and Learn: 5 Steps to Differentiate Your Company from Your Competition

KEO Marketing

Are your prospects choosing your competitors over your company? Are your products and services commoditized? Are you having trouble breaking through to prospects? Attend this event to learn how to turbocharge your marketing strategy by clearly differentiating your company from your competition and their products, which will result in being able to charge more and... [read more]


Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - Brunch and Learn: 5 Things Tech CEOs Can (and Should) Expect from Marketing

Yeager Marketing

    If it seems that there is a lack of trust or understanding between the marketing group and the CEO in your organization, you are not alone. An estimated 80% of CEO’s don’t trust the work done by marketing, while 91% of CEO’s trust CFO’s and CIO’s. And to further complicate issues, 75% of... [read more]


Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 2017 Cybersecurity Lunch Forum; Presented by Cisco

The Arizona Technology Council (AZTC) and Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance (ACTRA)/Arizona InfraGard will host the 2nd annual Cybersecurity Lunch Forum on Thursday, December 7, 2017 at ASU SkySong. The Cybersecurity Lunch Forum is an opportunity for government and business leaders to learn about the threats, vulnerabilities and consequences related to data security and privacy matters. Join the... [read more]


Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - December Council Connect: Save $100/user… You, Your CRM & Beyond

Nuanced Media

Please be advised: this event was rescheduled from October 18 to December 13.  What CRM software do you use? More importantly, WHY do you use that particular CRM? Are you using the right CRM for your business? How would you even know????? “Relationship Management” is a critical dimension of your business systems, and your CRM... [read more]


Monday, January 8, 2018 - HEALTHIEST IN TECH WELLNESS MONTH 2018

Health Hub

Health Hub, creators of cultures of health at work, is proud to lead the first annual Healthiest in Tech Wellness Monthhosted by the Arizona Technology Council. The event consists of 4 weeks of programming to inspire building a culture of health in the Arizona Tech community. The primary event and continuous services throughout the month includes:... [read more]


Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 2018 Phoenix Golf Tournament

Join the business and technology community at beautiful Troon North Golf Club in Scottsdale for the Arizona Technology Council’s ninth annual Phoenix Golf Tournament to be held on Wednesday, January 17.  This scramble format tournament brings industry leaders and technologists together for a day of networking and sportsmanship. This year’s event will take place on... [read more]