Developing new ways to tackle present and future cybersecurity issues is key to our industry’s constant forward movement. That’s why RSA Conference has expanded its innovation program offerings to champion groundbreaking cybersecurity companies at all stages of growth. 
Full Conference Pass holders and Expo Plus Pass holders have access to all of these valuable programs! Don’t miss the chance to witness the power of innovation—and to be a part of the industry-changing action.

Innovation Programs

RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest
Ten finalists showcase their game-changing technologies as they vie for the coveted title of Most Innovative Startup. Applications close December 4!
Learn About the Contest
RSAC Launch Pad
Brilliant ideas are put to a Shark Tank®-style test as three participants pitch to industry veterans for strategy advice and community awareness. Applications close December 4!
RSAC Early Stage Expo
Meet 50 of the industry’s most promising newcomers and learn about their products and solutions, plus sit in on demos. 
See list of exhibitors
RSAC Sandbox
Join the hands-on learning—and fun—through a wide range of interactive infosec challenges and networking opportunities. 
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CyBEER Ops Networking Reception
Our popular craft beer tasting event doubles as a valuable opportunity to connect with startups and mingle with peers.
How-To for Innovators and Entrepreneurs
From financing advice to insider tips and insights—learn how to build a successful infosec company in this half-day seminar.