How we engage with industry
We work with enterprises to help them solve their most pressing cybersecurity challenges, make sense of emerging trends and tap into a global community of innovators.
Our network includes startups, investors, security leaders, the government and researchers, and we’re also connected to a global cyber ecosystem through our partnerships.
We recognise that this is an important moment for enterprises: they’re undergoing rapid digital transformation and urgently need to collaborate and future-proof themselves.
So we’re offering free membership to LORCA for Enterprise for the rest of 2020 when you take out a 12-month enterprise membership. If you’d like to learn more, get in touch.
Plug into LORCA’s network through exclusive events and direct introductions. Access thought leadership from innovators at the forefront of cyber innovation, the best academic researchers and leaders from a cross-section of sectors.
- Cross-sector roundtables
- Academic masterclasses
- Innovation Forum membership
- Reports and academic research
- Bespoke research commissions
- Introductions to startups, scaleups and industry peers
- Marketing, storytelling and branding opportunities
We’ll work with you to define challenges, find market opportunities and scout the globe for solutions.
As an impartial third party, we’ll find and screen the technologies that are most relevant for you.
- Curated showcase of cyber solutions
- Support internal capabilities
- Integrate new solutions into your security architecture
We’ll enable collaboration with the right partners, whether it’s a startup or researcher, to test and build solutions that meet your unique cybersecurity challenges.
We’ll remove bottlenecks, whether they’re cultural or technical, to put you on the innovation fast-track.
- Bespoke accelerator programmes and pilots
- Shape the innovation pipeline
- New products or services development
- New market opportunity scouting
Our events and forums
INDUSTRY ADVISORY BOARD
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.
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.
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.
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.
Our enterprise members
OUR INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM
We support innovators through our accelerator programmes and, through partnerships and engagement with a global network of cybersecurity hub, can help our corporate partners tap into the best cybersecurity expertise.
in investment raised by LORCA members since joining our programme, 417% of the original target of £40m
in revenue generated by LORCA members since joining our programme
How many new contracts have been won by cohort members since joining our programme