Witness the Top 10 Finalists battle for the coveted title of 2016 Most Innovative Startup at 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 – 1:30 | Introduction – Hugh Thompson

1:30 – 2:45 | RSAC Most Innovative Startup Top 10 Presentations

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

2:45 – 3:10 | Break. Meet and Greet with Top 10

3:10 – 3:45 | How to Build a Startup into a (Multi) Million Dollar Company

Enrique Salem, Managing Director, Bain Capital Ventures
Ron Miller, Enterprise Reporter, TechCrunch

Venture capitalist, entrepreneur and former Symantec CEO Enrique Salem will engage in a candid discussion with some of the leading technology entrepreneurs and executives illuminating how to identify need and develop solutions, build traction and distribution into market space, and acquire and retain the “right” talent at the “right” time of the growth cycle.

3:45 – 4:20 | NextWar: The Future of Technology and Geopolitics

Peter W. Singer, New American Foundation

Robots, artificial intelligence, cyberwar, 3D printing, bio-enhancements and a new geopolitical competition: the 21st century is being shaped by a range of exciting and scary new technologies. Best-selling author and consultant to the U.S. intelligence community, Hollywood film industry and Call of Duty video game series, Peter W. Singer explores emerging trends that will shape the world of technology and security tomorrow.

4:20 – 4:30 | Award Ceremony and Winner Announcement