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LaunchPad Announces the Elite 8 Companies at MedTech Innovation Forum

October 8, 2020, Aliso Viejo, CA. Octane, Southern California's leading accelerator announced today the top 8 LaunchPad companies that will be presenting at MedTech Innovation Forum on October 27-30, 2020. LaunchPad ranks in the top 5 of the nations Small Business...

Somnera: A LaunchPad Company “Goes With the Flow.”

John Cox had heard that Octane’s LaunchPad program could be tough on the ego, but he was intrigued by the opportunity to go through the prestigious business accelerator program, a top 5 Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in the US. “As a first-time CEO, I wanted an...

Announcing the 2020 High Tech Awards Winners

Aliso Viejo, Calif., September 17, 2020 — Octane, Southern California’s leading accelerator announced today the winners of its 2020 High Tech Awards. The awards program, which entered into its twenty-seventh year, honored Orange County-based companies that have demonstrated...

Announcing the 3rd Cohort of Octane's Non-Profit Accelerator

Aliso Viejo, CA, September 15, 2020. Octane, Southern California’s leading accelerator, announced their 3rd Cohort for Octane’s Non-Profit Accelerator.  The program leverages its award-winning LaunchPad, tailoring the process to support the specific needs of non-profits. ...

Imagine the Unimaginable: Post COVID-19 Roadmap Forward

LaunchPad Announces Elite 8 Companies Presenting at Tech Innovation Forum

August 19, 2020, Aliso Viejo, CA. Octane, Southern California's leading accelerator announced today the top 8 LaunchPad companies that will be presenting at Tech Innovation Forum on September 8-11, 2020, a digital experience.  LaunchPad ranks in the top 5 of the nations...

Announcing the 2020 High Tech Award Finalists

Congratulations to the 2020 High Tech Awards Finalists!  Finalists were chosen from over 80 company nominations. The High Tech Awards seek to celebrate and recognize those individuals and companies who make Orange County a center of technology and medical technology...

LaunchPad Announces Four OTS Presenting Companies

Octane is pleased to announce that four companies have been selected to present as the LaunchPad presentations at Octane’s Ophthalmology Technology Summit that will take place virtually on August 6-8, 2020.  The summit will feature key opinion leaders, top ophthalmologists...

Not Your Usual Virtual Meeting at Ophthalmology Technology Summit 2020

We are excited to unveil our fresh approach to our new virtual Ophthalmology Tech Summit because this meeting is not just another webinar. This event is a yearly success because of our amazing attendees, so we're making sure that every part of Ophthalmology Technology...

Octane Announces a 100% Virtual Ophthalmology Technology Summit

Aliso Viejo, CA, June 10, 2020. Octane is pleased to announce that the 2020 Ophthalmology Technology Summit will be 100% virtual.  This decision was made in part by industry partners, physicians, planning committee and medical advisors.  The event will now span two and a...