Fueling Innovation in the
Medical Aesthetic Industry

Join us on January 25- 26, 2024 at the Balboa Bay Resort, 1221 West Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA 92663

Aesthetics is going through rapid change and growth. Aesthetics Executives, Leading Physicians, and Entrepreneurs are driving some of this through their innovations. This Forum is a curation of the best ideas, experts, startups, and learning.

Early Bird Pricing is Now Open! Register early & Save.

January 25-26, 2024 | Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach, CA
Book your room now at special rates.

Octane’s Aesthetics Tech Forum is the premier event for physicians, industry professionals, investors, and entrepreneurs in the aesthetics technology space. Our Forum brings together thought leaders and innovators to explore cutting-edge medical aesthetic technologies, identify unmet clinical needs, and uncover new business opportunities.

Top Reasons to Attend ATF 2024

Highlights from ATF 2023 included a Fireside Chat with Flemming Ørnskov, MD, MPH, CEO, Galderma, a Keynote with Jonah Shacknai, Founder; Executive Chairman of Skinbetter Science & Chief Strategic Development Officer, L’Oreal US, and panels discussing MedSpa Evolution, Business Development in Aesthetics, & FemTech in Plastic Surgery. Stay tuned for 2024 agenda updates!

Aesthetics Tech Forum Committee

Tom Albright

CEO, Recros Medica

Caitlin Blanche

Partner, K&L Gates

Micah Bregman

VP, Global Strategy & Pipeline, Allergan Aesthetics an AbbVie Company

Frank Fazio

CEO, Amplifica Holdings Group, Inc.

Fauad Hasan

CEO, Ornovi, Inc.

Alisa Lask

Chief Commercial Officer, Rion Aesthetics

Scott Whitcup

CEO, Akrivista and Whitecap Biosciences

Octane’s Medical Aesthetics Advisory Board

Jason Bloom, MD, FACS

Bloom Facial Plastic Surgery

Gregory A. Buford, MD, FACS

Beauty by Buford, Octane Medical Advisory Co-Chair

Ted Lain, MD, MBA, FAAD

Co-Host, Skincare Confidential podcast

Co-Director and Co-Founder, Science of Skincare Summit

Chief Medical Officer, Sanova Dermatology Executive Director, Austin Institute for Clinical Research

Adjunct Clinical Professor, Texas A&M College of Medicine

Wendy Lewis

Founder & President, Wendy Lewis & Co.

Steven G. Yoelin, MD

Octane Medical Advisory Co-Chair

Kamakshi R. Zeidler, MD

Founder & Managing Partner, Aesthetx, Octane Medical Advisory Co-Chair

Become a 2024 ATF Sponsor

Solidify existing relationships with clients and build strong connections with new decision-makers. As one of the largest communities for aesthetic tech professionals in Southern California, sponsoring is one of the best ways to get your company in front of a diverse, active, and engaged audience. With Octane’s powerful network and connected ecosystem, Aesthetic Tech Forum gives your brand an opportunity to expand your reach and amplify your message. If your company is interested in becoming a sponsor, take a look at our sponsorship opportunities here.

Are you a startup looking to raise your next round of capital?

Increase your companies visibility among top doctors, entrepreneurs and investors in Southern California. Gain access to this exclusive conference that will give your company increased exposure to the to leaders in medical aesthetics. Octane’s Capital & Growth and LaunchPad SBDC Accelerator teams are actively looking for innovative medical technology startups. Apply for an opportunity to present in front of hundreds attendees at Aesthetics Tech Forum or any of Octane’s annual signature events. Get first hand access to subject matter experts eager to help your company succeed, grow and scale. 

Check out our past Presenting Startups and learn how to apply!

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