OC Innovation Week
Building the SoCal of Tomorrow
May 9 – 11, 2023
UCI Beall Applied Innovation 5270 California Ave # 100, Irvine, CA 92617
AV Irvine 16500 Scientific Way Irvine, CA 92618
Tech Innovation Forum 2023
This year, Octane is taking the Tech Innovation Forum to a
What We Are Doing
Establishing a coalition of organizations committed to the advancement of innovation in Orange County
Showcase innovation in SoCal and engage more companies to create a more significant impact
Highlighting women leaders in tech and innovation
Expanding opportunities for investors
OC Innovation Week Events
Tech Innovation Forum | Wednesday & Thursday, May 10-11th at AV Irvine | Full Day & Half Day
Octane’s Tech Innovation Forum 2023 will feature industry experts, strategics, and entrepreneurs who have made major headway and continue to make massive strides towards an accelerated future. The two-day Forum will feature a wide range of speakers, panel discussions, and networking opportunities.
Some of the topics that will be covered include:
- OC Economic Forecast and National/Global Innovation Landscape
- Keynote with Marc Bell, Co-Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Terran Orbital
- Top Start-Ups in Orange County — featuring some of the fastest-growing startups in OC
- Capital & Growth Company Presentations with judging and awards for quality and likelihood of success in attracting investment funding
Healthcare MBA Summit | Friday & Saturday, May 12-13th at UCI Beall Applied Innovation
Are you interested in healthcare innovation and entrepreneurship? Do you want to learn from leading experts in the healthcare industry and explore new career opportunities? Our partners at CHOC and UCI are hosting an Inaugural Healthcare MBA Summit. There will be panel discussions with leading experts in healthcare and an exploration of how innovation and entrepreneurship can accelerate healthcare advances.
Who should attend the Healthcare MBA Summit? This event is perfect for MD/MBA, MHA, MPH, Physicians and nurses in leadership positions, physicians in private practice, group, or clinical practice. Also, healthcare leaders currently attending an MBA program or that have an interest in obtaining an MBA with a healthcare focus, and senior management from provider groups, hospital and health systems, health insurance plans, and pharmaceutical organizations.
Who Attends Octane’s Tech Innovation Forum?
Early Stage Companies & Start Ups
Startups, entrepreneurs, and early stage startups will be highlighted on Day 1 at the Fast Pitch showcase. Hear from highly vetted companies and see the next wave of technology innovation in SoCal.
Investors can meet with early stage companies through our exclusive 1:1 meeting app and curated networking sessions. See the most innovative companies in SoCal at this forum.
Mid-Size and Large Tech Companies
We have speakers, sponsors, and attendees in fintech, gaming & esports, semiconductors, and more!
Share your expertise as a sponsor or attendee at this years conference. Does your company help early stage companies grow? This is a great time to showcase how you can help!
Tuesday, May 9th | UCI Beall Applied Innovation: 5270 California Ave # 100, Irvine, CA 92617
Wednesday & Thursday, May 10-11th | AV Irvine: 16500 Scientific Way Irvine, CA 92618