2022 Smart City + IoT Conference


The Arizona Technology Council and the Arizona Commerce Authority are proud to present the 6th annual Smart City + IoT Conference on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at Venue8600 from 12:30 – 6:00 PM.

The Smart City and IoT Conference is an opportunity for sharing current advances in implementation of communication technology in development of smart cities and IoT.

Be sure to stick around for the cocktail reception to help us celebrate the Council’s 20 years of impact!


1:00pm | Registration/Sponsor Expo

1:30pm | Opening Remarks: Steven G. Zylstra, President + CEO, Arizona Technology Council

1:45pm | Opening Keynote Presentation: Christine Boles, Vice President, Industrial Solutions Division, Intel

2:15pm | Panel Presentation – State of eMobility
Elizabeth Fretheim, Global Head of ESG, Nikola Corporation, Joseph Mitchell, Chief Operating Officer, Electra Meccanica, Victor Atlasman, Atlis Motor Vehicles, Manish Mulchandani, Director Energy Systems, ZEVX, Brett Dooley, Account Development Manager, Bosch Rexroth
Moderator: Chris Lucero, Director of Emerging Technologies IOTG, Intel

3:00pm | Quick 15 Minute Break

3:15pm | Panel Presentation – Smart Cities of the Future
Daniel Benson, Economic Development Specialist, City of Glendale, Jack Finchett, Business Attraction Manager, City of Flagstaff, Michael Hammett, Chief Innovation Officer, City of Phoenix, Kevin Burke, Deputy Director of Economic Initiatives, City of Tucson
Moderator: Curt Cornum, VP, Solution Services, Liveops

4:00pm | Panel Presentation – R+D Funding for Smart City/IOT Technologies
Doohwan “DH” Kim, Ph.D., President, RTSync Corp., Dr. Mohammad Farhadi, Co-Founder, ARGOS Vision

4:45pm | Closing Remarks

5:00pm | Cocktail Reception/Sponsor Expo

6:00pm | Event Ends


Sponsorship packages range from $500 – $10,000. 
Contact [email protected] for sponsorship questions.


8600 E Anderson Dr.
Scottsdale , AZ 85255




September 8, 2022


12:30 PM - 6:00 PM


[AZTC Member - $35] [Non AZTC Member $50]