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Tucson Networking Events

Join the Arizona Technology Council at one of our many events in Tucson, Arizona! We offer our members a variety of perks including free admission to our after5 events and Lunch and Learn series. AZTC is the leader in advancing technology throughout southern Arizona through education and connecting businesses together. We are the premier choice for small business networking events in all of southern Arizona.

Signature Events

The Arizona Technology Council believes in educating and fostering innovation through connection and networking. That’s why we host a variety of signature events focused on just that. Whether you’re a CEO, business executive or just starting in your career – AZTC has a place for you. Our Tucson networking events strive for more connection and collaboration among various industries to make us the fasted growing tech hub in the nation! Want more information? Visit our technology signature events page.

after5 Technology Networking Events

Tucson loves Arizona Technology Council’s after5 events! We are the premier business networking event for all of southern Arizona. Come connect with industry leaders over drinks and light appetizers provided by the company who hosts the monthly mixer. Best of all, it’s free to all Arizona Technology Council members. Don’t wait – Join today!

Lunch and Learn Series

Interested in connecting with AZTC members over lunch? Join the Council today and attend one of our Lunch and Learn events! The Council helps you multitask better with networking, education and smarter business practices to help you improve different aspects of your business. With a variety of locations across Tucson, we make connecting during the work day more efficient. Check out our next event below. In the Phoenix area? Visit our Phoenix business networking page.

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - TUCSON Saturday Special! UA Underground Mining Tour and Steak Grill

University of Arizona’s Department of Mining & Geological Engineering and Arizona Mining

Southern Arizona is known worldwide for its mining expertise. Our region leads the U.S. in non-fuel mineral production (based on value) and our mining technology hub is led by the UA’s Department of Mining & Geological Engineering. This special UA Mining Day provides a unique experience to learn about our region’s position as a global... [read more]


Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - Tucson After5 Tech Mixer at Guardvant


Join us at Guardvant, a global leader in industrial operator safety systems utilizing advanced technologies. You’ll learn about the company, explore their latest technology at demo stations, and enjoy food, drinks and networking with Guardvant and your industry peers. Mobile mining equipment is giant-sized, expensive, and can be very dangerous.  Guardvant, founded in Tucson in... [read more]


Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 2018 Cybersecurity Summit Presented by Infinity Insurance Partners

The Arizona Technology Council (AZTC), Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) and Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance (ACTRA)/Arizona InfraGard  host the fourth annual Cybersecurity Summit on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at the Hilton Scottsdale Resort and Villas.    The Cybersecurity Summit is an opportunity for government and business leaders to learn about the threats, vulnerabilities and consequences... [read more]


Friday, May 18, 2018 - 8th Annual Tucson Golf Tournament at Sewailo Golf Club

  Join the technology and business community at the beautiful Sewailo Golf Club at the Casino Del Sol Resort for the Arizona Technology Council’s Eighth Annual Tucson Golf Tournament. This scramble format tournament brings industry leaders and technologists together for a day of networking and sportsmanship. This is a great opportunity to play one of Arizona’s... [read more]


Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - Tucson Lunch and Learn: Drug Testing – Does My Policy Pass the Test?

Lovitt & Touché

Employee drug testing isn’t a priority…until it needs to be. Starting a new drug testing program or changing the one you have can seem like an unnecessary strain on your already overloaded schedule. But with changing marijuana laws, new drugs hitting the streets, and the opioid epidemic, you need a partner who is an expert... [read more]


Friday, June 8, 2018 - Southern Arizona Women in the Workforce

Hexagon Mining, Barker Contracting, and TEKsystems

Our Women in the Workforce Series continues as Dr. Angela Baldasare presents… Her Pathways to Success! February 16, 2018 – 3 pm – 5 pm Meet our speaker: Dr. Angela Baldasare, Assistant Provost for Institutional Research at University of Arizona. Angela will share her experiences and perspectives on her path to executive leadership. Her talk... [read more]


Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - Save The Date! Universal Avionics: New glass cockpit

Wednesday, June 20th.  Universal Avionics.  New glass cockpit. Event details posted soon![read more]

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 2018 Aerospace, Aviation, Defense + Manufacturing Conference

For members of the Aerospace, Aviation, Defense, + Manufacturing community, the Arizona Technology Council (AZTC) is offering a major opportunity for you to connect with potential new partners in June. The Arizona Technology Council, Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) and RevAZ are hosting the seventh annual Conference for Arizona’s Aerospace, Aviation, Defense + Manufacturing Community on... [read more]


Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - Save The Date! Pima Association of Governments:  Smart Communities technologies

Wednesday, July 18th.  Pima Association of Governments.  Smart Communities technologies. Event details posted soon![read more]

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 2018 CEO Leadership Retreat

The Council’s eleventh annual CEO Retreat is being held Monday, August 6 and Tuesday, August 7 in beautiful Prescott Arizona.  The event will take place at the beautiful Prescott Resort and Conference Center with golf at Capital Canyon Golf Club.  Escape the heat and head up to North for this two day event that gathers business owners, presidents and CEOs for speakers,... [read more]


Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - Save The Date! Tech Launch Arizona:  New startups and how to connect

Wednesday, August 22nd.  Tech Launch Arizona.  New startups and how to connect. Event details posted soon![read more]

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - Save The Date: Hexagon Mining:  New downtown headquarters

Wednesday, September 5th.  Hexagon Mining.  New downtown headquarters. Event details posted soon![read more]

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - SAVE THE DATE! Southern Arizona Tech + Business Expo

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 Sixth Annual Southern Arizona Tech + Business Expo on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at the Tucson Convention Center. More information to come…..  [read more]

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - Save The Date! JTED: Desert View Technology Center

Wednesday, November 14th.  JTED.  Desert View Technology Center.[read more]

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - Save The Date! UA Tech Park Holiday Mixer

Wednesday, December 12th.  UA Tech Park.  Holiday Mixer and intro to more Tech Park companies.[read more]

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - SAVE THE DATE: ARIZONA PHOTONICS DAYS

Optics Valley in partnership with Global Photonics Alliance and University of Arizona Bio5 Institute

Join us for this annual event as the Optics Valley Committee hosts our Global Photonics Alliance partners for two days of technical discussions and business-to-business meetings.  Contact us for participation and sponsorship opportunities. Event Information TBD.  [read more]