Arizona Technology Council, in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority, honors technology leaders and innovators from across the state with the 16th annual Governor’s Celebration of Innovation Awards.
2021 marks the 18th year of this prestigious, black-tie event that attracts more than 850 attendees for a night of networking, dining and entertainment. The event will consist of a strolling dinner and Tech Showcase followed by a theatre-style awards program. Companies featured at the Tech Showcase consist of award finalists, sponsors and AZTC partners.
4:00 – 6:00 PM Tech Showcase | Networking | Strolling Dinner
6:00 – 8:00 PM Award Presentations
8:00 – 8:30 PM Networking + Tech Showcase
To purchase tickets for the October 13th event CLICK HERE.
Early Bird Tickets On sale now through Friday, September 3rd.
– AZTC Members: $100 (EB Ticket) | Non-AZTC Members: $125 (EB Ticket)
– AZTC Member Group of 10: $900 (EB Ticket) | Non-AZTC Member Group of 10: $1,000 (EB Ticket)
Nominations for the 2021 GCOI awards will open on Monday, May 10th.
– Benchmark – Academia Award
– Innovator of the Year: Large Company Award
– Innovator of the Year: Small Company
– Innovator of the Year: Startup Company
– MSS Business Transformational Leadership Award
– Ed Denison Business Leader of the Year Award Winner
AccountabilIT Lifetime Achievement Award:
Nominations for the 2021 AccountabilIT Lifetime Achievement Award will open on Monday, May 10th. Nominate a member of the Arizona Technology Committee who has made a great impact.
GCOI sponsorship packages range in price from $2,500 – $25,000.
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About the Tech Showcase:
Arizona is emerging as one of the fastest-growing tech hubs in the nation. Arizona may be a young state, but it is the grit and personality of the local technology companies and vendors that set it apart. There is no better place on earth to launch and scale innovative ideas that tackle the toughest tech challenges. Featuring award finalists, sponsors and partners, the Tech Showcase will include over 50 companies showcasing their innovations, culture and future here in Arizona. Bring your staff and colleagues to experience and enjoy Arizona’s exciting the tech community.
Tech Showcase exhibitors are encouraged to show off their company culture and creativity through fun, interactive activities. Some ideas include:
• Virtual reality
• Putting green
• Life-size board games like Jenga or Connect Four
• Prize wheel
• Drone racing
• Video games
• Dance Dance Revolution
Interested in learning about transportation from Tucson to the 2021 GCOI event? Please contact Jamie Neilson at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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