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Tech Innovation Forum

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Tech Innovation Forum 2023 May 10-11

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 SMBs, 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.

 

AV Irvine | 16500 Scientific Way, Irvine, CA 92618

 

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Thank You to the 2022 Presenting Sponsor, FivePoint

2022 Tech Innovation Highlights

Keynote Speaker, Michael Colglazier, CEO of Virgin Galactic

As the CEO of Virgin Galactic, Mr. Colglazier leads the organization to push the frontier of commercial space exploration. Previously, he served as President and Managing Director of Disney’s International Parks and President of The Disneyland Resort in Southern California.

Image via Virgin Galactic.

Startup Showcase

Five-minute pitches from tech startups running concurrently with the panels and keynotes throughout both days of the event. Startup Showcase companies receive:

  • A five-minute pitch opportunity to showcase your company
  • A dedicated email announcing all Startup Showcase companies including your company logo
  • Access to business leaders and investors focused in tech
  • Access to the entire Forum as well as recorded content
  • An informational breakfast session hosted by Octane Capital & Growth

Who Attended Octane’s Tech Innovation Forum?

Early Stage Companies & Start Ups

Startups, entrepreneurs, and early stage startups are the focus of technology at this forum.  Hear pitches from companies throughout the conference and see the next wave of technology innovation in SoCal.

Investors

Investors can meet with early stage companies through our exclusive 1:1 meeting app. See the most innovative companies in Southern California at this conference. 

Mid-Size and Large Tech Companies

We have speakers and attendees in fintech, gaming & esports, semiconductors, and more! 

Strategic Advisors

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!

Support Next Year’s Tech Innovation Forum

Want to get visibility for your company among top entrepreneurs and investors in Southern California? We offer a variety of packages to fit your companies needs and maximize your visibility at our event. You can see our sponsorship options here.

Nick D'Orazio, Fast Pitch participant at the Tech Innovation Forum
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