Great ideas start in the sandbox. The RSAC Innovation Sandbox, that is. 
Moscone Center
February 24, 2020 from 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 risk. Each year, 10 finalists grab the spotlight for a three-minute pitch while demonstrating groundbreaking security technologies to the broader RSA Conference community.

Since the start of the contest, the top 10 finalists have collectively seen 48 acquisitions and received $5.2 billion in investments.

Applications for RSAC Innovation Sandbox are now closed. Please check back at the end of January to see who will be on the RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest 2020 stage.

1:30 PM | Doors Open
1:45 PM – 2:00 PM | Opening Remarks: Hugh Thompson, Program Committee Chair, RSA Conference
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM | Top 10 Finalists Presentations: Three-minute pitches followed by Q&A with judges
3:30 PM – 4:15 PM | Audience 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
4:15 PM – 4:30 PM | Judges Panel: Innovation Sandbox 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 PM | Announcement of Winner
RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest Finalist Highlights











RSAC Innovation Sandbox Exclusive Media Sponsor 

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2019 Innovation Sandbox Contest Winner

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Watch Axonius 2019 Innovation Sandbox Contest Pitch Video


2019 Innovation Sandbox Contest Runner-Up

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Watch Duality Technologies 2019 Innovation Sandbox Contest Pitch Video

Winner Testimonials

  • Phantom - Oliver Friedrichs - Testimonial
  • BigID - Dimitri Sirota - Testimonial
  • Axonius - Dean Sysman - Testimonial