Get Involved

Getting started at OCTANe is easy. This section will help you identify your situation and the strategic initiatives that will best help you reach your goals. If you don’t see what you are looking for, simply email us and a member of the OCTANe leadership team will be happy to assist you.


OCTANe provides CEOs and other senior executives with resources to identify new technologies and talent as well as a platform for making a lasting impact on Orange County.

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OCTANe develops and sponsors dozens of educational and mentoring programs to help entrepreneurs understand critical business success factors and connect with individuals and companies that can assist them.

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OCTANe connects investors with promising early- and mid-stage companies and entrepreneurs providing deal flow and exposure opportunities.

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OCTANe offers commercialization opportunities and connections to business, product development, and career opportunities for researchers and scientists at the university level.

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Strategic Advisors

OCTANe helps strategic advisors in the legal, accounting, marketing, and other important sectors create vital relationships with entrepreneurs, executives, and investors. These relationships form bonds that have a lasting impact on Orange County and our technology ecosystem.

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  • Abbot Medical Optics
  • AcuFocus, Inc.
  • ADVI
  • Allergan
  • Alphaeon
  • Bioquest
  • Canada International
  • Chapman University
  • CORT
  • Covidien
  • Cresa
  • Deloitte
  • DevicePharm
  • Dorsey
  • Edwards
  • EY
  • Fleishman Hillard
  • ICON plc
  • Irvine Chamber
  • JLL
  • K&L Gates
  • Knobbe Martens
  • London Economic Development Corporation
  • Merage Institute
  • Micro Vention
  • Microsemi
  • Moss Adams
  • PWC
  • SC Edison
  • Stradling
  • SVB – Sillicon Valley Bank
  • TechSpace
  • Teijin
  • UC Irvine