What is Early Stage Expo?

Early Stage ExpoThe Early Stage Expo is an innovation space dedicated to promoting up-and-comers in the industry. With emerging talent at every booth, this is your chance to meet over 45 of the industry's most promising newcomers. Learn about their innovative products and solutions by visiting their kiosks or sitting in on a short demo at the Early Stage Expo briefing center.

Be among the first to explore this innovative space at the Marriott Marquis on Tuesday, February 25 by joining us for the CyBEER Ops networking reception. Enjoy the tastes of local California brews and non-alcoholic beverages as you mix and mingle with forward-thinking peers.

Where and When is Early Stage Expo?

Location: The Moscone Center

Exhibit Schedule

Tuesday, February 25 | 4:30 PM – 6 PM | CyBEER Ops Networking Reception

Wednesday, February 26 | 8 AM – 5 PM

Thursday, February 27 | 8 AM – 3 PM

How to Participate in Early Stage Expo

If you’re part of an emerging infosec startup, Early Stage Expo is your megaphone. Participating startups have the opportunity to tell their stories and showcase their products to tens of thousands of cybersecurity’s most influential decision makers and investors.

To qualify for a spot in the Early Stage Expo, your company must:

  • Be less than 5 years old
  • Have a validated website
  • Be privately held with less than $3 Million in annual revenue
  • Have a product that matches an identified problem in the Information Security industry
  • Have a product that is validated through client's beta testing or sales
  • Have the means to deliver your product to market

Please note participation in Early Stage Expo is limited to two consecutive years.

Application Process

The opportunity to apply for an Early Stage Expo kiosk will open in Fall 2019. Please check back periodically.