ARIZONA'S SIGNATURE

TECH EVENT

WITH SPECIAL GUEST STEVE WOZNIAK

OCTOBER 16-17, 2019 | FAIRMONT SCOTTSDALE PRINCESS

ARIZONA'S SIGNATURE

TECH EVENT

WITH SPECIAL GUEST STEVE WOZNIAK

OCTOBER 16-17, 2019

DesTechAZ 2019

FAIRMONT SCOTTSDALE PRINCESS

Join Steve Wozniak ‘WOZ’, co-founder of Apple, at Arizona’s signature event bringing innovators, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and government officials together for an evening of celebration and innovation in technology.

Our third annual event is going to be out of this world with special guests discussing the latest innovations and technology initiatives happening in a variety of industries that will transform the human race for generations to come. There is so much to explore that we’ve added another day to our event that includes high-level round table discussions, a pitch competition, and a happy hour reception with Steve Wozniak.

This event is unlike any other with so many industry and government leaders in one place fostering Arizona’s pioneering and collaborative spirit in cultivating Arizona as the next technology metropolis.

2019 Guest Speakers

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Steve “Woz” Wozniak
Steve “Woz” Wozniak
Apple co-founder
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David Hanson Ph.D.
David Hanson Ph.D.
Hanson Robotics Founder, Chairman, Chief Creative Officer 
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James L. Green
James L. Green
NASA Chief Scientist
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Jeff DeWit
Jeff DeWit
NASA Chief Financial Officer
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Jason Pohl
Jason Pohl
Orange County Choppers Lead Designer
Vince-Kadlubek
Vince Kadlubek
Vince Kadlubek
Meow Wolf CEO

Past Guests

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Steve “Woz” Wozniak

“DesTechAZ is a great event that celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit in technology and innovation happening in Arizona as it becomes the next technology metropolis”

Steve “Woz” Wozniak
Apple co-founder
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Armando Christian Perez aka Pitbull

“Being able ‎to share the stage with Steve Wozniak at DesTechAZ was a true honor and incredible opportunity. We spoke about the importance of music and technology around the world.”

Armando Christian Perez aka Pitbull
Musician, Entrepreneur, Innovator
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Vitalik Buterin

Vitalik Buterin is a programmer, writer and the co-founder of Ethereum. Vitalik has been involved in the Bitcoin community since 2011, co-founding and writing articles for Bitcoin magazine.

Vitalik Buterin
Ethereum co-founder & Bitcoin Magazine co-founder
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Vlad Martynov

Vlad is a 20-year veteran of the international tech industry. He began his career as co-founder of ERP Software Company. Vlad also served as head of Microsoft’s ISV Global Strategy and CEO of Columbus IT Partners.

Vlad Martynov
BlockGeeks co-founder, Ethereum Competence Centre Chairman
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Michael Bidwill

"Big things happen at DesTechAZ!"

Michael Bidwill
Arizona Cardinals' President
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Jack Selby

"It's where you see collaboration in motion."

Jack Selby
Thiel Capital Managing Director
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Sandra Watson

"It's a great platform to highlight key tech initiatives and start ups in Arizona."

Sandra Watson
AZ Commerce Authority CEO
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Glenn Hamer

"DesTechAZ elevates tech success in our state."

Glenn Hamer
Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry President & CEO

DesTechAZ 2018

DesTechAZ 2018 was a night to remember featuring Steve “Woz” Wozniak with special guests including Governor Ducey, Armando Christian Perez “Pitbull”, Vitalik Buterin, Vlad Martynov, Sandra Watson, Jeff Guldner, Vanessa Ruiz, Sara Silverstein, and Karen Young.

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