CyberASAP Year 6 Demo Day

Watch our recording to see a range of highly promising cyber security products and services from leading UK academic teams. Hear their pitches and assess their offerings in this unique showcase of ready-to-commercialise cyber security innovations.

Event Details


12.30 - 19.00



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Discover cyber security prototypes with real commercial potential

To keep our highly-connected world safe, we need a continuous pipeline of innovative cyber security services and products. Many of those originate in academic labs throughout the UK, with prototypes of the very best developed and accelerated via CyberASAP (Cyber Security Academic Start up Accelerator Programme).

The CyberASAP Demo Day is where you have the chance to preview these Proofs of Concept and meet the talented teams behind them, for the very first time.

Who should watch

All those interested in supporting the cyber security ecosystem are invited to watch this recording, particularly Investors and potential commercial collaborators.


12.30: Registration & Networking with light lunch and refreshments

Alumni Spinout Showcase
New for Demo Day 2023, this is an opportunity to network with some featured spinout companies from previous CyberASAP cohorts.

Come and meet some dynamic startups looking for investment partners/commercial collaborations: ZORB, FACT360, Lupovis, Riskocity®, Cavero Quantum, True Deploy and OSIRT Ltd.

14.00: Welcome from Dr Emma Fadlon
Co-Director, CyberASAP, Innovate UK KTN

Keynote from Erika Lewis
Director of Cyber Security and Digital Identity, Department for Science, Innovation and Technology (DSIT)

Pitches from 15 CyberASAP Year 6 finalists
(See below for team and project details.)

16.00: Demonstrator Showcase, networking & drinks reception

19.00: Event close

CyberASAP Year 6 Finalists

Lasting Asset – Edinburgh Napier University
Protecting crypto assets with the latest in custody technology

MoFish – Oxford Brookes University
Connecting IT systems to cloud services with cyber-safe technology

DRS’OSA – De Montfort University
The holistic security solution ensuring cyber-resilient railway systems

GICAST – Open University
Delivering lasting cyber security behavioural transformation for businesses

ROS-PCon – University of West London
Protecting industrial robotic systems from cyber-physical attack

ANTHEM – Loughborough University
Rapid and autonomous threat modelling using innovative AI technology

CyGamBIT – Bournemouth University
Interactive cybersecurity games helping young people to stay safe online


PINCH – Lancaster University
Specialist cyber security software and consultancy for AI-enabled businesses

CLADDED – University of Warwick
Detecting and deterring attacks on electric vehicle charging points

CASPER Shield – Cardiff University
Providing cyber-physical security and safety for smart homes

Hackivity Cybersecurity Labs – Leeds Beckett University
Providing safe environments for hands-on hacking and cyber security education

D-PRIV for Safer Data – Teesside University
Data anonymisation software to help businesses protect confidential information

ATDPS – University of Sheffield
The unique security solution protecting businesses from zero-day trojan attacks

D-RON – Queen’s University Belfast
Detecting and preventing rogue drone behaviour using digital twins

IoTrim – Imperial College London
Making IoT device connections secure with privacy-preserving AI

Related programme

CyberASAP [legacy]

CyberASAP [legacy]

The only pre-seed accelerator programme in the cybersecurity ecosystem, CyberASAP (Cyber Security Academic Startup Accelerator Programme) plays a unique and vital role in supporting cyber security innovation and commercialisation.


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