2023 Governor’s Celebration of Innovation Awards


Arizona Technology Council, in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority, honors technology leaders and innovators from across the state with the Governor’s Celebration of Innovation Awards.

This year marks the 20th year of this prestigious event that attracts more than 400 attendees for a night of networking, dining and entertainment. The event will consist of a reception and gala awards program.

Calling all Arizona innovators!
Award nominations are NOW OPEN for the 2023 Governor’s Celebration of Innovation! Submit your nomination by Friday, August 18. This annual event highlighting Arizona’s most brilliant tech leaders and trailblazers showcases the innovative work being done in the industry. Honor your best and nominate today!

Click on each category below to download a nomination form.

Deadline to nominate has been extended to Friday, August 25, 2023.

5:00 – 5:45 PM – Reception/Networking/Cash Bars
5:45 – 6:15 PM – Dinner
6:15 – 8:30 PM – Awards/Networking

Keynote Speaker: TBA

Emcee: Carey Peña, Emmy Award Winning News Personality

2023 GCOI awards – Winners and Finalists TBA

GCOI Individual Tickets and Tables
Early-Bird Single Ticket (Available until September 22)
Individual Tickets Member: $200 | Nonmember: $250
Table of 10 Member: $2000 | Nonmember: $2500

Sponsorship Opportunities: Coming Soon!
GCOI sponsorship packages range in price from $5000 – $25,000.
Contact [email protected] for more information on sponsorship opportunities.


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Phoenix , AZ 85024


Chateau Luxe


November 15, 2023


5:00 PM - 8:30 PM


Early-Bird Single Ticket (Available until October 23) Individual Tickets Member: $200 | Non-member: $250 Table of 10 Member: $2000 | Non-member: $2500