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Ophthalmology Technology Summit (OTS) by OCTANe

Continuing in this well-attended annual event, OCTANe will host its annual Orange County Ophthalmology Technology Summit (OTS) on June 28, 2019.

As in years past, OTS will be held at Fashion Island Hotel in Newport Beach.

The meeting is billed as a local forum where leading ophthalmology technologists, researchers, clinicians, and entrepreneurs can come together to discuss ground-breaking ophthalmic technologies, unmet clinical needs, and new business opportunities all to fuel the ophthalmology ecosystem in Orange County, California.

The website for the meeting is here: www.ots2019.com.

Reminder: Medical Technology Innovation Forum (MTIF) by OCTANe

As a reminder, October 29th and 3oth will see the commencement of the annual Medical Technology Innovation Forum (MTIF), hosted by OCTANe. This year, MTIF is being held at Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa.

MTIF is billed as the largest conference in Southern California focused on high-growth medtech innovation and investment. Over 850 attendees are advertised, ranging from entrepreneurs, industry executives, strategic partners, qualified investors and academicians, and with attendees of this scope and nature, MTIF is said to bring the entire ecosystem together for a two-day content rich forum.

The website for the meeting is here: https://www.mtif2018.com/.

Technology Innovation Forum 2018

OCTANe is holding its annual Technology Innovation Forum (TIF 2018) on Thursday and Friday, May 31 and June 1, 2018, at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa.

According to OCTANe, its annual TIF is the largest conference in Southern California focused on high growth and innovation technology investment. “With nearly 800 attendees and dozens of companies and investors, it has become a must-attend event for tech executives, entrepreneurs and investors.”

Details and registration are available at https://www.tif2018.com.

OCTANe Enhances its Annual Ophthalmology Technology Summit

April 25, 2018: OCTANe today announced enhancements to its annual Ophthalmology Technology Summit, OTS 2018, which is currently scheduled for Friday, June 29, 2018 at the Fashion Island Hotel, Newport Beach.

According to the announcement, OCTANe said that it had partnered with the CEDARS/ASPENS Society to enhance offerings around ophthalmic surgery for OTS 2018. Details and registration for OTS 2018 are available at www.ots2018.com.

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Reminder: Medical Technology Innovation Forum (MTIF) by OCTANe

As a reminder, October 30th and 31st will see the commencement of the annual Medical Technology Innovation Forum (MTIF), hosted by OCTANe. This year, MTIF is being held at The Island Hotel in Newport Beach.

MTIF is billed as the largest conference in Southern California focused on high-growth medtech innovation and investment. Over 850 attendees are advertised, ranging from entrepreneurs, industry executives, strategic partners, qualified investors and academicians, and with attendees of this scope and nature, MTIF brings the entire ecosystem together for a two-day content rich forum.

The website for the meeting is here: http://mtif2017.com/.

OCTANe Sees Record Attendance at Technology Innovation Forum and Ophthalmology Technology Summit

OCTANe, the Orange County startup accelerator dedicated to driving innovation and growth by connecting people, resources and capital, announced on July 8, 2017 that there was significant and continued growth of its signature forums, Technology Innovation Forum (TIF) and Ophthalmology Technology Summit (OTS).

According to the announcement, there were 750 attendees at TIF 2017 and over 300 attendees at OTS 2017. For OTS, this represents a year-over-year growth of 50%.

OCTANe credits this level of attendance to keen interest in Orange County technology industry. Continue reading

Reminder: Ophthalmology Technology Summit by OCTANe

As a reminder, June 23rd and 24th see the commencement of the annual Orange County Ophthalmology Technology Summit (OTS), hosted by OCTANe. This year, OTS is being held at The Island Hotel in Newport Beach.

The meeting is billed as a local forum where leading ophthalmology technologists, researchers, clinicians, and entrepreneurs can come together to discuss ground-breaking ophthalmic technologies, unmet clinical needs, and new business opportunities all to fuel the ophthalmology ecosystem in Orange County, California.

The website for the meeting is here: http://www.octaneoc.org/event/ots-2017/.

Visionary Venture Fund Closes Debut Fund

Visionary Venture Fund, an Orange County based ophthalmology focused venture fund, and OCTANe, Orange County’s technology and life sciences accelerator organization, announced on May 2, 2017, the close of the fund’s first round of funding. According to the announcement:

VentureFund Anticipates $30 Million for Companies Driving Next Wave of Ophthalmology Innovation.

With the proceeds, Visionary Venture Fund expects to invest up to $30 million in approximately a dozen of the most promising ophthalmology companies over the next 18 months. Representative companies that received investment include:
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OCTANe issues Impact Report 2016

February 23, 2017: OCTANe today distributed an Impact Report which provides an overview of 2016 accomplishments of the OCTANe organization. The Impact Report can be read here.

OCTANe is one of Southern California’s leading technology innovation accelerators. It states that its core focus is to accelerate development and growth by connecting high-tech and med-tech entrepreneurs and executives with investors, advisors, resources and strategic partners.

The Impact Report describes OCTANe’s impact on the Orange County ecosystem. As one example, the Report explains OCTANe’s role in raising over $1.4 billion in capital over the past decade for early-stage technology companies in Orange County.

For further information on the Report, a contact person at OCTANe is Cara Parchment, Media Relations Manager. OCTANe’s website is http://www.octaneoc.org/.