Welcome to Innovation Arizona… your axis of innovation.

Arizona has fostered the innovative spirit in technology and startups for generations. That passion for innovation lives on in the Grand Canyon state, where an ongoing investment in the most talented entrepreneurs and cutting-edge technology is bringing to market products that are literally changing the world.

Today, Arizona is raising the bar — driving its success with lower taxes, a less regulating state government, and top entrepreneurial programs.

Arizona is a proven hot spot for innovators and entrepreneurs to start, expand and thrive. Join us.


Resources Innovation Az


Learn about start up assistance, research centers, incubators, and university resources.

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Tech Community Innovation Az

Tech Community

Arizona’s tech community is made up of passionate innovation supporters. Become a part of Arizona’s growing innovation ecosystem.

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Funding Innovation Az


 Learn about a wide variety of economic incentives and resources to assist entrepreneurs seeking capital investment.

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Arizona Commerce Authority Announces Semifinalists in the Spring 2015 Arizona Innovation Challenge

• 05.11.2015

The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) today announced 25 semifinalists in the Spring 2015 Arizona Innovation Challenge (AIC), its bi-annual business plan competition awarding talented entrepreneurs who are solving today's most challenge problems with technology-based solutions.

Arizona Commerce Authority Launches New Start Up Section of Connecting all things Entrepreneurial in Arizona

• 03.5.2015

The ACA today launched its new Start Up section at as part of its ongoing efforts to align resources, connect partners and strengthen Arizona’s vibrant innovation ecosystem supporting the state’s entrepreneurs.

From the TechConnect Blog

An Arizona bioscience company has created a new form of birth control...for rodents

Jul 13, 2015

Cities with rodent problems no longer need to employ cruel methods as the solution to getting rid of the pests.