The CyberTech|X Accelerator is a highly specialized 90-day accelerator program exclusively for innovative and disruptive technology startups focused on cybersecurity.
Participating startups will benefit from the tools and connections they need to achieve high-scale growth, including the strategic support and global network that come from Wave’s incredible track record and world class programs. Further, startups will have access to coaching and mentoring from some of the nation’s leading cyber security experts , including from our key sponsors at A-LIGN, EY, and KnowBe4, as well as from our strategic partners at Cyber Florida, the University of South Florida’s Muma College of Business, Aditum, and Jabil.
Generous support for this program was also provided by Bellini Better World, a non-profit foundation created by the former founder and CEO of Connectwise, Arnie Bellini, after selling the company for over $1.5 billion in 2019.
Tampa Bay Wave is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and takes no equity from participating companies. Wave is also a proud accredited member of GAN.co.
*Note: Travel during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic can pose a high-risk for acquiring the infection and spreading it to others. We are continually monitoring the situation and will make final decisions about in-person vs. virtual programming prior to the program kick-off.
Build, launch and grow are not only the phases of any startup venture, they are the framework by which we support our companies. Our BUILD-LAUNCH-GROW framework provides targeted support for the demands your company will experience that will ultimately lead to success.
Mentorship is one of the single most important tools for any startup founder or CEO. Tampa Bay Wave’s extensive network of mentors provide a unique and diverse group of experts that will provide infinite value throughout your company’s journey toward success.
It’s been said that it’s all about who you know. Tampa Bay Wave’s extensive network of supporters, mentors, entrepreneurs in residence, community advocates and business leaders make up a tremendous community of people who will provide you and your company a firm foundation of growth.
|Application opens:||October 1, 2022|
|Application deadline:||December 10, 2022|
|Kick Off Week:||January 23, 2023|
|Demo Day:||March 30, 2023|