2017 was a smashing success! Over 1,200 passports were sold and over 5,000 participated in partner events. These events included over 60 unique talks, workshops, and panels throughout the week focused on social impact, funding, arts, entrepreneurship, and technology. Here are some of the highlights. Download a copy of the 2017 sponsor report.



The Technology Path featured three days of workshops, demos, and discussions from thought leaders in topics like Augmented Reality, 3D-Printing, & Podcasting.


The Communities Path celebrated and explored the culture of Tucson and the Southwest via engaging panels and activities, wrapping up the week with TEDx Tucson.


The Arts Path featured Film Fest Tucson, live music, mixers, discussions, and daily workshops that connected artists, technologists, and entrepreneurs.


The Entrepreneurship Path included four days of focused tactical skill-building for professionals growing, improving, or just starting out.

TENWEST Festival 2017 would not have been possible without the support of our sponsors:

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