The Spring 2016 edition of the TechConnect e-Mag is now available for viewing and downloading. This quarter’s theme, “The Innovation Issue,” takes our tech-savvy readers on a journey across Arizona’s growing entrepreneurial ecosystem – a place where innovative start-ups and global success stories are thriving.


Find out how our universities play a crucial role in developing technology that we rely on every day, from the smartphone in our pockets to new computer systems in our cars. This edition feature’s Governor Ducey’s message on the innovation landscape in Arizona and how the former Cold Stone Creamery CEO plans to make the Grand Canyon State the headquarters for innovation in the U.S.


Plus, TechConnect examines the vital role angel investors play in bringing the earliest of innovative ideas to the marketplace. Find out why one healthcare entrepreneur is choosing to reinvest in Phoenix, and how a start-up competition is giving companies a boost for future success. Plus, there’s much, much more about Arizona’s bright innovators, new discoveries and programs that are helping students and start-ups succeed.


TechConnect is a joint venture by the Arizona Commerce Authority and the AZ Technology Council. Read “The Innovation Issue” here.