Application

Application

In order to apply to the annual SINET 16 Innovator Award program, companies must:

  1. Be a cybersecurity “product” company (not services only).
  2. Be completely autonomous (not part of a larger entity).
  3. Have annual revenues of $15 Million dollars or less.
  4. Not have previously won the SINET 16 Innovator Award.

SINET 16 Innovator Award Timeline 2021:

  • March 15, 2021 – SINET 16 Innovator award application process opens.
  • June 1, 2021 – SINET 16 Innovator application process closes. No applications will be accepted after June 1, 2021.
  • June 13, 2021 – SINET begins Round-One evaluations. This round will determine which companies advance to Round-Two.
  • July 26, 2021 – SINET begins Round-Two evaluations. This final judging round will ultimately select the 16 companies that will receive the SINET 16 Innovator award.
  • Mid-September, 2021 – This year’s SINET 16 Innovator award winners will be announced live via twitter @SINETConnection.
  • October 11 – 22, 2021 – All SINET 16 winning companies will receive free coaching regarding their presentation and delivery. This coaching is complimentary but mandatory in order to maximize the presenter’s time on stage.
  • November 2021 (Exact TBD) – Winners will present their solutions virtually on-stage at SINET Showcase

How to Apply

We will accept SINET 16 Innovator award applications for 2021 between March 15 and June 1, 2021.

For questions regarding the SINET 16 application process, please contact
Bill Bosen: billbosen@security-innovation.org