RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest

Great ideas start in the sandbox. The RSAC Innovation Sandbox, that is. 

Marriott Marquis (Yerba Buena Ballroom)
Monday, March 4, 2019, 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM

The RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest brings out cybersecurity’s boldest new innovators who have made it their mission to minimize infosec risk. Each year, 10 finalists grab the spotlight for a three-minute pitch while demonstrating groundbreaking security technologies to the broader RSA Conference community.

Over the past five years, the contest's top 10 finalists have received over $2.05 billion in investments. 
Watch the video below to see some of their success stories in action.

Head over to the RSAC Innovation Sandbox Leaderboard to see how the winners and top 10 finalists have fared over the past 14 years. 

Think your company has what it takes? Online submissions are open and and have been extended to December 14, 2018

Apply Today

Here’s How It Works—

1. Have an unforgettable product that:

  • Launched between December 1, 2017 and December 1, 2018
  • Matches an identified problem in the information security marketplace
  • Takes an original and sound approach to solving a problem
  • Has the potential to make a significant impact on information security
  • Is validated through a client’s purchase and implementation of product
  • Haven't launched your product yet? Check out RSAC Launch Pad

2. Have a cyber-star company who:

  • Has a management team with a track record of successfully delivering products to market
  • Can deliver the product to market
  • Is privately owned with less than $5M in revenue in 2018
  • Has been in business for 5 years or less

3. Learn more about the RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest 

4. Submit your form before December 14, 2018 at 11:59 PM PT

5. Review and notification process:

  • All entries are reviewed and ranked by a panel of judges that include venture capital professionals, CISOs and other outstanding industry experts.
  • The lucky top 10 finalists will be notified late January 2019.

6. Prepare and present:

  • Prepare the best three-minute pitch the world has ever seen, focusing on why your company is the most innovative in information security.
  • Present pitch and demo product to a live audience and a panel of expert judges on Monday, March 4, 2019 at RSAC Innovation Sandbox.

7. Winner Announcements at 4:30 PM PT on March 4, 2019

  • But there’s enough limelight to go around. The top 10 finalists will also be featured on the website and included in additional RSA Conference public relations efforts.

Apply Today

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