Exploring the Future of Arizona’s Aerospace Industry


Exploring the Future of Arizona’s Aerospace Industry

Join the Arizona Technology Council and Venture Café Phoenix on Thursday, February 15th, to explore the thriving aerospace industry in Arizona. While Arizona has been a leader in legacy industries like aerospace and defense, it is also at the forefront of breakthrough industries like clean energy. This event will showcase the state’s rich history in aerospace, with giants like Boeing, Honeywell, and Raytheon having a strong presence for decades. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to learn from emerging aerospace innovators who are bringing new perspectives, solutions, and technologies to this lucrative industry. Our expert lineup of speakers will discuss the industry’s successes, challenges, key partnerships, technological breakthroughs, and promising future. Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to gain insights into the Arizona aerospace industry!


Mary Darling, CEO and Principal Owner, Darling Geomatics
Dan Geraci, CEO & President, FreeFall Aerospace
Brian Ritter, Senior Manager, Boeing Phantom Works
More to be announced.

About Venture Café Phoenix:

Welcome to Venture Café Global’s inclusive platform, featuring the Thursday Gathering, empowers individuals and organizations across the world to learn, connect and share solutions for lasting impact. We welcome innovators of every expertise, experience level and identity to our events as both participants and presenters.
Learn more here.

Visit www.aztechcouncil.org/tech-events to view all of the Council’s upcoming virtual networking opportunities, engaging virtual tech events and in-person tech events.



850 N. 5th St.
Phoenix , AZ 85004


Venture Café


February 15, 2024


4:30 PM - 7:00 PM


Registration now open!