OCTANe drives technology innovation and growth by connecting ideas and people with resources and capital. Its members represent technology and medical technology executive leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, venture capitalists, academicians, and strategic advisors, all working together to fuel innovation in Southern California. The organization has helped more than 800 companies via the LaunchPad™ SBDC accelerator. LaunchPad™ -certified companies have received more than $1.7 billion in investment and equity exits. OCTANe annually welcomes more than 7,000 people to its programs and events. More than 2,000 business leaders throughout the region are OCTANe members. For more information, visit www.octaneoc.org
On this application, you will be able to access information about OCTANe’s individual, signature conferences including:
OCTANe’s Technology Innovation Forum (TIF) is the largest conference in Southern California focused on high-growth technology innovation and investment. With over 850 attendees, ranging from entrepreneurs, industry executives, strategic partners, qualified investors, and academicians, TIF brings the entire tech ecosystem together for a two-day, content-rich forum. Participants will leave the conference with actionable takeaways they can directly apply to their business to increase efficiency, performance, scalability and growth.
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Orange County is the single most technology rich epicenter for ophthalmology technology. The purpose of the Ophthalmology Technology Summit (OTS) is to create a local forum where leading ophthalmology technologists, researchers, clinicians, and entrepreneurs can come together to discuss groundbreaking ophthalmic technologies, unmet clinical needs, and new business opportunities—all to fuel the ophthalmology ecosystem in Orange County, California. Medical Technology Innovation Summit -
In its 11th year, OCTANe’s Medical Device & Investor Forum (MDIF) has reached nearly 7,800 medtech entrepreneurs, executives and investors, and continues to focus on one goal: to connect industry leaders with resources and capital to drive the regional medtech ecosystem. This two-day conference will provide a comprehensive overview of the most relevant and timely topics in the industry and will feature 5 keynotes, 5 panel discussions, 8 LaunchPad company presentations, 3 VIP events, 50 innovation showcase companies and numerous opportunities for top-tier networking. What’s more, this will all take place in sunny Southern California, one of the leading medical device hubs in the United States!