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SICUR START-UPS is looking for entrepreneurs for its second edition

As part of SICUR, and focusing on providing visibility to innovative projects by start-ups and companies with broad potential for application in the safety & security field.

The selected projects and companies will be invited to participate in the SICUR START-UPS meeting point for business networking and be part of the Fair’s communications campaign.

22 Dec 2021

The next edition of SICUR, the International Security & Safety Exhibition, organised by IFEMA MADRID at Feria de Madrid from 22nd to 25th February 2022, launches the second call for SICUR START-UPS, aimed at entrepreneurs. It will be a platform to bring together innovative business projects and start-ups with broad potential for application in the safety & security field.

This new space aims to highlight and support these business projects and start-ups. Applicants should register at https://forms.gle/2f8urGh21c9RJrxn9.

Those selected to participate will be invited to participate in the SICUR meeting point for business networking and boost their visibility as part of the Fair’s communications campaign.

Specifically, they will be able to use the SICUR START-UPS group stand in one of the SICUR halls for networking and meetings during the Fair. This stand will have a seating area with tables for greeting visitors, a reception service and complimentary Wi-Fi. It will also have fixed desks with branding for the different participants to use at their convenience, occasionally or during the whole Fair.

The Fair will send out the SICUR START-UPS participant list and announce the meeting point and how to make appointments for meetings there.

Business projects and start-ups participating in SICUR START-UPS will be given special prominence, visibility and notoriety in SICUR’s communications campaign through press releases, newsletters, social networking, its website and visitor’s guide, and other tools aimed at both the media and the trade, and in general to the integrated security sector.

Business projects and start-up companies that meet the following conditions may participate in SICUR START-UPS:

• Its product(s), solution(s) or service(s) are aimed at the safety & security field and are technology-based.

• If the company is incorporated, it must have been created after 1st January 2020. Business projects without an incorporated company may participate.

• If the business is already operating as a company, it must have had a turnover of less than €50,000 since it was founded.

Candidates must complete the Submission Form by 1st February 2022. SICUR will assess the applications and select the business projects and start-ups to participate in SICUR START-UPS.

The assessment criteria for the project will be its degree of technological innovation, degree of novelty for the safety & security sector, potential for application and impact in the safety & security sector, internationalisation potential, and scalability.

Registration form and conditions of participation.