HutZero (link: www.hutzero.co.uk) is the leading early-stage entrepreneur 5-day bootcamp which helps participants to get their business idea off the ground. It is a free programme designed to support individuals at the very start of their entrepreneurial journey.
What makes HutZero unique? The programme specialises in cybersecurity. It supports entrepreneurs in areas such as IoT, privacy, compliance, cyber training platforms and other products that secure our digital economy. To date, ten cybersecurity startups have been created by HutZero participants.
The key dates for the next HutZero 6 programme are:
The HutZero programme is run by CyLon (link: www.cylonlab.com) and CSIT (link: https://www.qub.ac.uk/ecit/CSIT/). CSIT is a global innovation hub for cybersecurity and CyLon finds, grows and invests in the best-emerging companies. Since CyLon was founded in 2015, its portfolio of 102 companies has grown to a collective valuation of over £400m. Companies such as Tessian, Immersive Labs are just a few CyLon alumni which have gone on to raise series B investment rounds.