Innovation Sandbox - "Most Innovative Startup" Live

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Witness the Top 10 Finalists battle for the coveted title of 2017 Most Innovative Startup at the RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest. In this fast-pitched session, finalist share why their solution will have the greatest impact on information security in 2016.

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1:15 – 1:35 | Introduction – Hugh Thompson

1:40 – 2:15 | The VC Outlook on Security

This panel will bring together three venture capitalists at different stages in their careers investing in cybersecurity companies. The discussion will cover emerging trends and major issues top of mind for security stakeholders, as well as the how VCs are thinking about investment opportunities given current market conditions and how they see the security landscape evolving.

2:20 – 3:05 | RSAC Most Innovative Startup Top 10 Presentations

Three-minute pitches followed by Q&A with judges.

3:15 – 4:00 | Meet and Greet with Top 10 Finalists

While judges debate the winner, the audience has the opportunity to meet with the Top 10 Finalists and learn more about their solution.

4:05 – 4:25 | Judges Panel

ISB Judges will invite the top contestants on stage to share their impressions of the selected companies, providing advice to guide the company as they move forward.

4:30 | Winner Announcement

Robert Ackerman


Founder/Managing Director, AllegisCyber, AllegisCyber Capital

Jake Flomenberg


Partner, Accel

Nicole Perlroth


Cybersecurity Author, Investor and CISA Advisor, Silver Buckshot Ventures

Ariel Tseitlin


Partner, Scale Venture Partners

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