Are you active in the field of cybersecurity and do you want to explore business opportunities or strengthen your presence in the United States? Join the Holland IT Security House or economic mission to the RSA Conference in San Francisco from 23 till 28 February! On 26 November an information session on both opportunities will take place at the HSD Campus.
The RSA Conference is with more than 50,000 visitors one of the biggest cybersecurity conferences in the world. All the important players in the field of IT Security will be attending this conference. The USA is leading in government- and corporate investments in cybersecurity. Three quarters of the worldwide (R&D) investments are made in the USA. 1 in 3 American cybersecurity companies is situated in California.
Holland IT Security House at RSA Conference
To make a first step into the right direction of exploring the opportunities on the US market, InnovationQuarter and The Hague Security Delta, in collaboration with RVO and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, are organizing a Holland House on the RSA Conference in San Francisco.
The Holland House, under the name Holland IT Security House, provides space for 8 Dutch cyber security companies with an interest in the US market. Through a strikingly all-orange stand covered in Holland Branding combined with the opportunity for individual exposure through your own booth, you are able to participate in the RSA Conference and make the most out of it. The Holland IT Security House is part of a larger trade-mission organized by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency and the Consulate-General in San Francisco. Throughout the week, these organizations will organize an interactive and packed program to facilitate your knowledge- and network building in the US. For more information on the mission, please visit the website.
We are still looking for a last couple companies to join us. What does participating in the lounge mean?
- You and a maximum of three of your colleagues get to be part of the pavilion as well as promote your own company through your own booth;
- You can take advantage of the collective impact that is generated by the pavilion as a whole;
- 3 exhibition passes for the RSA Conference;
- Participation in the activities as part of the trade mission.
For whom?: IT-Security companies with an interest in the US market
When?: February 23-29, conference days are February 24-28
Costs?: €10.000,- excl. VAT
Travel costs and local food/transport are for your own costs. We also offer a hotel/travel package for those that are interested.
Would you like to know more about this all? Get into contact with Isabel Barnhoorn via firstname.lastname@example.org
Economic Mission to RSA Conference
In addition to the pavilion, RVO organises a trade mission to the RSA Conference. The mission is open to Dutch companies, governments, universities and knowledge institutions that are active in the field of cybersecurity. In order to respond to the chances in this country, the focus of the mission is on the theme ‘smart & secure infrastructures’.
The programme of the mission starts on 24 February and ends on 28 February.
The objectives of this mission are:
- Map the opportunities in the USA;
- Bringing you in contact with a new network of international cybersecurity- organisations and companies;
- Explore the latest developments in technology and building knowledge;
- Develop a joint multi annual strategy for the USA.
For more information and the provisional mission programme, click here.
For registration, click here. The deadline is 25 November.
RSA Kick-off Information Session
Lastly, on 26 November InnovationQuarter, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency and the Hague Security Delta will host an RSA Kick-off information session. This meeting will be for both pavilion and mission participants.
The programme is as follows:
14:30 – 15:30 Discussion on the Holland IT Security House (the stand builder will be present to start a brainstorm on design possibilities). This part is only for those taking part in the Holland IT Security House.
15:30 – 17:00 Mission ins and outs.
If you’re interested in attending this information session, please send an email to Isabel Barnhoorn (email@example.com).