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 2020:

  • March 16, 2020 – SINET 16 Innovator award application process opens.
  • June 15, 2020 – SINET 16 Innovator application process closes. No applications will be accepted after June 15, 2020.
  • June 15, 2020 – SINET begins Round-One evaluations. This round will determine which companies advance to Round-Two.
  • July 27, 2020 – SINET begins Round-Two evaluations. This final judging round will ultimately select the 16 companies that will receive the SINET 16 Innovator award.
  • September 10, 2020 – This year’s SINET 16 Innovator award winners will be announced live via twitter @SINETConnection.
  • October 7 – 21, 2020 – 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 5, 2020 – Winners will present their solutions on-stage at SINET Showcase in Washington DC

How to Apply

We will accept SINET 16 Innovator award applications for 2020 between March 16 and June 15, 2020.

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