Hasnain Bajwa  Senior Vice President & General Manager, MACOM

Hasnain Bajwa

Senior Vice President & General Manager, MACOM

 Michael Beaudoin II  Investment Manager, Mark IV Capital

Michael Beaudoin II

Investment Manager, Mark IV Capital

 Jeff Benck  President & CEO, Lantronix

Jeff Benck

President & CEO, Lantronix

 Kent Bloomstrand  CTO, Experian 

Kent Bloomstrand

CTO, Experian 

 Jeff Bocan  Partner, Okapi

Jeff Bocan

Partner, Okapi

 Robert Brown  CEO, Meridiun

Robert Brown

CEO, Meridiun

 Bill Carpou  CEO, OCTANe

Bill Carpou

CEO, OCTANe

 Karim Chehadé  Director of Venture Investments, Experian Ventures

Karim Chehadé

Director of Venture Investments, Experian Ventures

 Steve Churm  Chief Communications Officer, FivePoint 

Steve Churm

Chief Communications Officer, FivePoint 

 Sean Crafts  Co-Founder & COO, Mavenlink

Sean Crafts

Co-Founder & COO, Mavenlink

 Walter Cruttenden  Executive Chairman, Acorns

Walter Cruttenden

Executive Chairman, Acorns

 Martha Daniel  President & CEO, IMRI

Martha Daniel

President & CEO, IMRI

 Linda DiMario  Executive Vice President, Greater Irvine Chamber 

Linda DiMario

Executive Vice President, Greater Irvine Chamber 

 Shawn Dougherty  Founder & CEO, EXOIO & Co-Founder, mophie

Shawn Dougherty

Founder & CEO, EXOIO & Co-Founder, mophie

 Ryan Eshaghi  Co-Founder & Vice President, Blockchain at UCI

Ryan Eshaghi

Co-Founder & Vice President, Blockchain at UCI

 Russ Garcia  CEO, Menlo Micro   

Russ Garcia

CEO, Menlo Micro

 

 Daimon Geopfert  Principal, National Leader of Security, Privacy, and Risk, RSM 

Daimon Geopfert

Principal, National Leader of Security, Privacy, and Risk, RSM 

 Daniel Gibson  Partner, Knobbe Martens 

Daniel Gibson

Partner, Knobbe Martens 

 Sean Goodwin  Founder, SoCalBlockchain.com

Sean Goodwin

Founder, SoCalBlockchain.com

 Scott Gicking  Cybersecurity Director, PwC

Scott Gicking

Cybersecurity Director, PwC

 Russ Gould  Vice President – Global Product Marketing, Kofax

Russ Gould

Vice President – Global Product Marketing, Kofax

 Emile Haddad  CEO & Chairman, FivePoint

Emile Haddad

CEO & Chairman, FivePoint

 Bruce Hallett  Managing Director, Miramar Venture Partners

Bruce Hallett

Managing Director, Miramar Venture Partners

 Michael Hedge  Managing Partner - Orange County, K&L Gates 

Michael Hedge

Managing Partner - Orange County, K&L Gates 

 Julie Hill  Board of Directors, Anthem, Inc. & Chair, UC Irvine Board of Trustees

Julie Hill

Board of Directors, Anthem, Inc. & Chair, UC Irvine Board of Trustees

 Andrea Hoy  President & Virtual CISO, A. Hoy & Associates

Andrea Hoy

President & Virtual CISO, A. Hoy & Associates

 Ben Johnson  Co-Founder & CTO, Obsidian Security

Ben Johnson

Co-Founder & CTO, Obsidian Security

 Joe Kaiser  Director, Mercato Capital

Joe Kaiser

Director, Mercato Capital

 Joe Kiani  Founder, Chairman and CEO, Masimo

Joe Kiani

Founder, Chairman and CEO, Masimo

 Mike Krenn  President, San Diego Venture Group

Mike Krenn

President, San Diego Venture Group

 Leonard Lanzi  Executive Director, LAVA

Leonard Lanzi

Executive Director, LAVA

 Jennifer Leuer  President, Experian Partner Solutions

Jennifer Leuer

President, Experian Partner Solutions

 Steve Litchfield  Executive VP & Chief Strategy Officer, Microsemi

Steve Litchfield

Executive VP & Chief Strategy Officer, Microsemi

 Andrew Lyon  Dean, Schmid College of Science & Technology, Chapman University

Andrew Lyon

Dean, Schmid College of Science & Technology, Chapman University

 Alex Marquez  Vice President & Managing Director, Experian Ventures

Alex Marquez

Vice President & Managing Director, Experian Ventures

 David Meltzer  CEO, Sports 1 Marketing

David Meltzer

CEO, Sports 1 Marketing

 Joe Morgan  Technology Investment Banker, D.A. Davidson

Joe Morgan

Technology Investment Banker, D.A. Davidson

 Heidi Pease  Co-Founder, Los Angeles (UCLA/USC/UCI/City of LA) Blockchain Lab

Heidi Pease

Co-Founder, Los Angeles (UCLA/USC/UCI/City of LA) Blockchain Lab

 Ryan Permeh  Chief Scientist, Cylance

Ryan Permeh

Chief Scientist, Cylance

 David Perry  CEO, GoVyrl, Inc. & Former CEO, Gaikai

David Perry

CEO, GoVyrl, Inc. & Former CEO, Gaikai

 Paul Pickle  President & COO, Microsemi 

Paul Pickle

President & COO, Microsemi 

 Jarrod Purdon  Director of Marketing, UPS

Jarrod Purdon

Director of Marketing, UPS

 Nate Raabe  Managing Director - Private Capital Group, ROTH Capital Partners

Nate Raabe

Managing Director - Private Capital Group, ROTH Capital Partners

 Maryam Rofougaran  Co-CEO/COO & Founder, Movandi

Maryam Rofougaran

Co-CEO/COO & Founder, Movandi

 Stan Rowe  Chief Scientific Officer & Corporate Vice President, Edwards Lifesciences

Stan Rowe

Chief Scientific Officer & Corporate Vice President, Edwards Lifesciences

 Alex Rubalcava  Partner, Stage Ventures

Alex Rubalcava

Partner, Stage Ventures

 JC Ruffalo  Director of LaunchPad SBDC & Investor Relations, OCTANe (Moderator)

JC Ruffalo

Director of LaunchPad SBDC & Investor Relations, OCTANe (Moderator)

  Mark Skaist  Shareholder, Stradling 

 Mark Skaist

Shareholder, Stradling 

 Gerald Solomon  Executive Director, Samueli Foundation

Gerald Solomon

Executive Director, Samueli Foundation

 Adam Spice  CFO, Rocket Lab USA

Adam Spice

CFO, Rocket Lab USA

 Constance Steinkuehler  Professor – Department of Informatics, UC Irvine

Constance Steinkuehler

Professor – Department of Informatics, UC Irvine

 Dean Stoecker  CEO, Alteryx

Dean Stoecker

CEO, Alteryx

 Richard Sudek, PhD  Exectutive Director, UCI Applied Innovation

Richard Sudek, PhD

Exectutive Director, UCI Applied Innovation

 Christopher Surdak  West Region Lead for Intelligent Automation,EY

Christopher Surdak

West Region Lead for Intelligent Automation,EY

 Mark Thornton  Director – Retail & CPG Solutions, Oracle

Mark Thornton

Director – Retail & CPG Solutions, Oracle

 Greg Washington, Ph.D  Dean of Samueli School of Engineering, UC Irvine 

Greg Washington, Ph.D

Dean of Samueli School of Engineering, UC Irvine 

 Nicole Washington  Director of Innovation & Growth, OCTANe 

Nicole Washington

Director of Innovation & Growth, OCTANe 

 Bei Wang  M&A, Ingram Micro

Bei Wang

M&A, Ingram Micro

 Paul Ward  Founder & Former CEO, eSports Arena

Paul Ward

Founder & Former CEO, eSports Arena

 Jeffry Weinhuff  Managing Partner, Visionary Venture Fund

Jeffry Weinhuff

Managing Partner, Visionary Venture Fund

 Matt Wyble  Strategic Initiatives, Blizzard Entertainment

Matt Wyble

Strategic Initiatives, Blizzard Entertainment

 Nariman Yousefi  SVP, Coherent DSP, Inphi Corporation

Nariman Yousefi

SVP, Coherent DSP, Inphi Corporation