High tech


New Virtual Options at 2020 Tech Innovation Forum

This year the Tech Innovation Forum, has expand ways in which to attend by adding in a virtual option. This will allow those not able to attend in person to access our leading speaker sessions, panels, startups, Fast Pitches, LaunchPad Presentations and have the ability to...

What’s Needed to Emerge from the Global Healthcare Crisis?

Octane reached out to our LaunchPad Alumni and asked them what they needed to successfully emerge from the current global healthcare crisis.  By far, the top need was capital connections, followed by talent acquisition and leadership consulting.  Accounting, finance &...

Octane Foundation for Innovation Highlight Part III: LaunchPad

In our fourth installment of An Introduction to Octane Foundation for Innovation (OFI), we’d like to give you a more in-depth look at our LaunchPad Accelerator, a Small Business Development Center (SBDC) supported by a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business...

LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight: Enmotus

This week, Octane is featuring LaunchPad Alumni company, Enmotus for the LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight, a new weekly feature spotlighting the success of Octane’s LaunchPad Accelerator.  Enmotus was a LaunchPad Presenting company at Tech Innovation Forum 2015.  Enmotus’ Machine...

Intellivsion Launches Pre-Order of Amico, A Family- Friendly Entertainment System

Visionary Southern California Video Game Company Offers Limited VIP Edition Amico System Pre-Order Through April 10, 2020

IRVINE, Calif. – April 3, 2020 – With the global release of the affordable, family-friendly Amico family entertainment system scheduled later this...

Mavenlink and Octane: An Enduring Partnership in the Orange County Tech Ecosystem

In the early days of Mavenlink, the company was just three guys in CEO Ray Grainger’s home office. Since founding the company in the midst of a recession, the company has grown immensely. Today, Mavenlink is made up of more than 350 employees globally, many of whom call...

Conectric and Black Buffalo Agree on IoT and Blockchain Enabled Global Partnership

San Diego, CA March 31st, 2020 -Conectric Networks is a Southern California based wireless Internet of Things (IoT) start-up, an awardee of the 2019 Most Innovative Communications Technologies by Telecom Industry Council and the Department of Defense Dual Use Open Topic...

LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight- Cerenetex, Inc.

This week, Octane is featuring a 2019 LaunchPad Medical Technology Innovation Forum Presenting Company, Cerenetex, Inc.  Cerenetex is solving the problem of delayed stroke treatment from subjective stroke exams.  Delays in treatment can run as long as 2.5 hours with a...

LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight: SiC Technologies, Inc.

This week Octane is featuring SiC Technologies, Inc. for the LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight. SiC Technologies was a 2018 Technology Innovation Forum LaunchPad Finalist.  SiC Technologies develops patent pending hybrid composite materials used for braking and other aerospace...

LaunchPad Alumni Spotlight- Shadowbox

Shadowbox Solutions, a 2018 LaunchPad Alumni Company has had some recent success that Octane wants to celebrate as part of our LaunchPad Spotlight Series.  Shadowbox brings to market a patented instant no-code alternative to API integration for enterprise and individual...