Tech Events in the Phoenix Area

Annual or Monthly Events in the Phoenix Software Community


  • Venture Madness
    Hosted by Invest Southwest, Venture Madness is an annual two-day pitch and networking event connecting investors and promising tech startups in Phoenix.
    Tim Kelly, Chairman, Karen Katzorke, Event Director
  • PHX Startup Week
    Annual week-long education and networking event celebrating the Phoenix startup and entrepreneurial community.
    Kate Rogers Sieker, Mike Jones, 2020 organizers
  • #yesPHX Summer Social and Winter Social
    The biggest social gathering attracting 300-500 startup founders, tech leaders and technology service providers for an evening of fun and networking summer and winter
  • Startup Grind Phoenix
    Monthly meetings featuring fireside chat interviews with successful local founders, innovators, educators, and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned.
    Lauren Baxter, Phoenix Director
  • 1 Million Cups,
    1 Million Cups Phoenix meets monthly to feature local startup entrepreneurs who present their startups to fellow entrepreneurs and enthusiasts. A national program of the Kauffman Foundation
  • Girls in Tech
    Monthly panel events, coding courses, boot camps, hackathons, and startup competitions for women and girls in tech.
    Rebecca Clyde, Melissa Drake, Co-Managing Directors
  • HackerNest
    Regular tech social events that draw a good crowd.
  • AZ Tech Summit
    The annual AZ Tech Summit event features panel conversations with venture capitalists, business executives and state leaders who are shaping Arizona’s tech innovation ecosystem.
  • UNMET Conference
    UNMET allows early-stage VCs operating in the middle of the country to showcase their portfolio companies that are poised to raise Series A and B financing.

Curated event calendars for tech events and meetups in Phoenix
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