San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
'IoT and Cyber Security startups with CISCO'
Head of Innovation Programmes in the UK & Ireland and Senior Business Development Manager.
Tom has been in the start-up world for 8 years – Cisco’s go-to representative to all major external events he is incredibly well connected in the community and the final decision maker on all applicants into the start-up programme.
Commercialisation Manager and go-to-market strategist for all Cisco sponsored and associated start-ups for the UK & Ireland, as well as getting start-ups involved in our solution partner programmes.
Ged is specifically focused on working with start-ups to help them refine their product development alongside Cisco infrastructure as well as undertake business planning with them to help fast-track their business commercialisation.
Cisco Programme Manager for IDEALondon – former host of Cisco Host our London 2012 Olympic sponsorship and networking programme.
Katherine manages the training and mentoring programme for IDEAL and will be able to provide insight into the reality of daily life at IDEAL for the Cisco-sponsored start-ups.
CISCO program for IoT & Cyber Security startups.
How to market your IoT or Cyber Security startup on a budget.
If you are an IoT or Cyber start-up looking for professional support on how to make your business thrive and scale, join us to meet the CISCO and IDEALondon team and find out all about our unique programme.
CISCO's head of innovation for Cisco UK & Ireland, Tom Kneen will give you the insight into the cool stuff you could get involved in with Cisco. We've also got IDEALondon alumni Freddie Talberg from Pie Mapping to tell us how to market your start-up on a budget. We’ll be able to answer your burning questions around taking your great IoT and Cyber ideas and turning them into a thriving business, followed by lots of time to chat, giving you the chance to meet other start-up businesses, widen your network and understand the benefits of joining the IDEALondon programme.
A bit of background on IDEALondon: It is a post accelerator that offers unique and tailored support to each start-up with strategic acceleration programmes and high-calibre mentors
WHO SHOULD JOIN THE EVENT?
Join us at the event if you are a Cyber Security startup or you are working on an IoT prototype or product
6.00pm - Doors open
7.00pm - Event starts with welcome from organisers
7.05pm - Presentation begins - CISCO program for IoT & Cyber Security startups
7.45pm - Q&A with CISCO & Open GaP?->GaS! session (your chance to get your problems solved)
8.30pm - Networking
9.30pm - Close
We do have a couple of ground rules we'd like you to abide by and which help us keep the event effective and flowing, which are as follows:
- DO state who you and your company are
- DO give context to your startup problem by giving a BRIEF synopsis of what your company does
- DO state clearly and specifically what problem you are struggling to solve
- DON'T answer back to suggestions/solutions being given (save this for the networking afterwards)
- DON'T pitch/demo your business (whether for investment, co-founders or anything else). We have otehr events for that.
Of course there will be plenty of time for networking and socialising as always afterwards and if you’re really good, we’ll even provide some food and drink.
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When & Where
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