6th edition of the ECSO Cybersecurity Business Matchmaking series
The European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO) has a pleasure of inviting you to the Cyber Investor Day, scheduled to take place on 15 October in Luxembourg.
The event is the sixth edition of the ECSO Cybersecurity Business Matchmaking series designed to increase the visibility of the European start-ups and SMEs and provide them with funding opportunities.
This time, Cyber Investor Day is jointly organised with SECURITYMADEIN.LU, the cybersecurity agency of the Ministry of the Economy of Luxembourg, and will be held during the Cybersecurity Week Luxembourg (15-25 October 2019).
The most promising European cybersecurity start-ups and SMEs will have a chance to pitch their innovative cybersecurity solutions and to hold B2B meetings with influential investors.
For investors. Interested investors are invited to register here.
For start-ups and SMEs. To be selected and pitch their product, the European cybersecurity start-ups and SMEs are invited to submit an application form (available here) to firstname.lastname@example.org. More information about the application process can be found here.
UPDATE #1: The initial deadline for applications (25 August 2019) is prolonged to 1 September 2019, midnight CET.UPDATE #2: The ECSO Review Committee convened a meeting on 9 September 2019, where submitted application were carefully reviewed. Based on the Committee decision, 18 start-ups have been invited to participate in the pitch sessions and B2B meetings. In addition, 5 start-ups have been invited to participate in the B2B meetings. We invite you to take a close look at the ambitious European cybersecurity start-ups:
Alias Robotics: www.aliasrobotics.com
Continuum Security: www.continuumsecurity.net
Hotshot Technologies: www.hotshot.mobi
L7 Defense: www.l7defense.com
pEp Security: www.pep.security
About ECSO Cybersecurity Business Matchmaking events
ECSO Cybersecurity Business Matchmaking events are designed to cover different investment phases, ranging from seeding to strategic investment and M&A, as well as to support companies positioned on the entire cybersecurity value chain.
The initiative has been designed by the ECSO Working Group 2 and Working Group 4, focusing on investment and support to SMEs, to increase the visibility of the European cyber security market players and to foster the consolidation of the European cybersecurity market.
Launched in 2017, ECSO Cybersecurity Business Matchmaking events gathered more than 350 participants and provided a forum for a more than 300 business-to-business meetings. Previous editions of ECSO Cybersecurity Business Matchmaking events were organised with the most recognised players of the European cybersecurity ecosystem: Startup Estonia, Systematic Paris-Region, EIT Digital Accelerator, secunet Security Networks AG, TeleTrust – IT Security Association Germany and INCIBE – Spanish National Cybersecurity Institute.
Report on past events is available here.