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Become a corporate partner

HOW WE ENGAGE WITH INDUSTRY

 

LORCA works with industry to understand their priorities and challenges before tailoring programmes to help develop and scale the most useful cybersecurity solutions. If you’d like to learn more about becoming a corporate partner or joining our regular forums and events, get in touch.

INDUSTRY ADVISORY BOARD

Who
Global influencers from across the technology and cybersecurity worlds who support LORCA’s ambitions.

What they do
The IAB keeps LORCA clued in to the latest trends and challenges in the UK and beyond. Members act as advocates of LORCA, engaging with the wider tech sector to ensure the solutions we support are relevant to the market and have commercial potential.

INNOVATION
FORUM

Who
Corporate partners and industry experts from the worlds of cybersecurity and technology.

What they do
The Innovation Forum agrees on the challenge focus areas for LORCA’s programmes, helps select our cohorts and works with members throughout the programme.

FINANCE
FORUM

Who
Representatives of the funding and financing ecosystem, including VCs, private equity firms and angel investors.

What they do
This forum advises our cohort members on funding and financing opportunities and helps them commercially validate their solutions.

NEEDS ACCELERATORS

Who
Held every six weeks under the Chatham House Rule, our Needs Accelerators bring together CISOs, CIOs and CTOs from specific sectors, along with members of Plexal and LORCA.

What they do
These roundtable events allow participants to have open, frank conversations about their industry’s challenges while enabling cybersecurity innovators to understand how to position their solutions to meet those needs.

WHY BECOME A CORPORATE PARTNER:

 

  • Nurture and guide individual solutions to ensure they have a sound product-market fit
  • Connect with the wider LORCA cyber ecosystem through events, forums and introductions
  • Benefit from education and training sessions
  • Contribute to shaping and directing challenges based on the most immediate needs
  • Gain cross-industry insights into cyber innovation trends and needs
  • Gain opportunities to support the commercialisation of new academic research

    Our corporate Partners