The Arizona Technology Council and Intel will be holding the 2017 State Legislative Day on Thursday, March 2nd. This event gives attendees the chance to learn what is going on at the Legislature and with public policy related to the technology industry in the state. You will also have a chance to personally meet with key legislators to advocate for and show the importance of the Council’s legislative priorities, especially the recapitalization of the Angel Investment Tax Credit.
Please register for the event here.
2:30 – 4:30 | Economic Development Round Table with Key Leaders, Senate Majority Caucus Room
4:30 – 6:30 | Legislative Mixer, AZTC Office
Economic Development Round Table (2:30 – 4:30 PM, Senate Majority Caucus Room)
This event is an open discussion with state legislators to identify opportunities in public policy that will improve Arizona’s global competitiveness in the technology sector. Understanding the importance of high-technology jobs in our local economy, legislators want to hear from industry representatives that can speak to the real-life results and consequences of decisions made at the Arizona State Capitol. The roundtable will provide a forum for Arizona Technology Council members to share ideas and feedback that policymakers can use to put forth and enact legislation.
The following legislators will be in attendance*:
Sean Bowie (D), District 18
Kate Brophy McGee (R), District 28
Karen Fann (R), District 1
Dan Farley (D), District 9 – Assistant Minority Leader
Bob Worsley (R), District 25
Regina E. Cobb (R), District 5
Jill Norgaard (R), District 18
Don Shooter (R), District 13
Thomas R. Shope (R), District 8 – Speaker Pro Tempore
Jeff Weninger (R), District 17
*Legislator schedules are constantly changing during session. Attendees are subject to change due to the ever-changing legislative schedule.
State Capital Address:
Senate Majority Caucus Room, 1st floor in Senate building
1700 W. Washington
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Legislative Mixer (4:30 – 6:30 PM, AZTC Offices)
The second portion of this event will give you a chance to meet with numerous legislators. The Council has invited all the state legislators to participate in this two-hour mixer. Come join the AZTC and your state legislators for some light food, drinks and networking.
2800 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Cost to Attend:
Roundtable & Networking, AZTC Member – $25
Roundtable & Networking, Non-AZTC Member – $40
Networking Only, AZTC Member – $15
Networking Only, Non-AZTC Member – $25
*Space is limited for both the roundtable and mixer; please pre-register for the event by clicking here.