Tucson TechTalks: The Exploration

T3Labs presents Tucson TechTalks at Sky Bar, a 100% solar powered bar. This is an event that provides the technology community with presentations by industry experts of various fields along with technology exhibits by local artists, musicians, nonprofits, and businesses.

Join us for an event that provides the technology community with presentations by industry experts of various fields along with technology exhibits by local artists, musicians, nonprofits, and businesses!

TechTalk Event

Developing A Super Coral

50% of the planet’s corals have been lost in the last (30) years. The race is on to develop a ‘Super Coral’ that will be resistant to rising ocean temperatures

Franklin Lane

Bioshere 2, Ocean Projects
Franklin Lane is a 1973 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and a retired high school science teacher. He currently works as an oceanographer at Biosphere2 and as staff naturalist at Canyon Ranch resort.


Networking for Techies

Networking for Techies

Those in the technology industry tend to become isolated, introverted individuals who have a hard time finding ways to build their networks. Learn what Tucson has to offer in the world of networking for techies and how to go outside your comfort zone to begin the networking process.

Sharon Thompson

Senior Associate, Data Warehouse/Business Intelligence Analyst
Sharon Thompson has worked in the software industry for over 17 years and has been the organizer of a technical professional networking group called “GeekMeet Tucson”, for the past 3 years. She has had the privilege of working as a remote employee for over a decade and understands the importance of networking and growing your professional community. As the organizer of the GeekMeet Tucson chapter, her goal is to help others find like-minded individuals with whom they can share experiences, learn from, and have as a part of their own personal community to grow as individuals and professionals.

Black Hole Theory & Tech

What do we know about our surrounding universe? Dark Energy, Dark Matter, what are all these obscure forces which may drive our universe expansion? In this presentation I will review what are the most up-to-date cosmological observations and theory interpretations that can be made or questioned about our space-time evolution.


Dr. Lucien Heurtier

Post-Doctoral Researcher in Theoretical Physics at the University of Arizona
Dr. Lucien Heurtier recently moved to Tucson, AZ as a post-doctorate researcher at the University of Arizona’s Physics Department. His main focus is to explain the fundamental nature of dark matter, try to understand the universe behaviour right after the Big Bang and make predictions for astrophysical observations and particle colliders. He also showed interest in the study of black holes, flavour physics and string theory. His previous post-doc was at the Université Libre de Bruxelles and he completed his PhD at Ecole Polytechnique in Paris, France.

Productivity & Tech

We will have a powerful conversation that will empower you to fulfill on what really matters to you. Your personal and professional productivity is dependent on a well-defined structure for fulfillment. What are you up to in life? Let’s work together to live life powerfully and create a structure for consistent fulfillment in how we define our personal success.

Adam Dellos

Adam D Technology
Adam Dellos, Owner, is driven to provide the best service possible to our clients. He has been in the IT field for over 14 years. Adam previously worked for Dell and several school districts as an IT and server admin. He actively participates in Rugby for the Tucson Magpies and volunteers time to several non-profit organizations in town. What Adam is up to in life: Authentic, clear and concise communication, physical and mental wellness, and creating opportunity for everyone around him.

Live Band: The RIFLE

A local Alternative Desert Rock band.


Signature Drink: The "Aloha Annie"

SkyBar Tucson has crafted us a Signature Drink for Tucson Tech Talks: The Exploration! Named after two American women adventurers: Aloha Wonderwell the first woman to drive around the world and Annie Edson Taylor, first to survive a trip over the Niagara Falls in a barrel! Only $5!