Start-up Area at the Command Control

Challenge and support startups

Command Control also offers young and innovative companies the ideal platform to exchange ideas with international experts from the cybersecurity industry. In order to draw the attention of potential new customers and users to their offer, the ten start-ups will present themselves this year both in the Start-up Area on the 1st floor of the convention center and in the Lion's Den Competition on March 3 at 4:30 pm.

The ten start-ups face an expert jury and an attentive audience and present their business ideas. The Lions provide qualified and direct feedback. The winning company can expect an exciting prize again this year.

Thanks to our partner MunichRe for sponsoring a great prize!

Participating Start-ups

Learn more about our judges:

Dr. Tim Sattler is Corporate Information Security Officer of Jungheinrich AG and winner of the CISO Award 2019. The doctor of physics has 20 years of professional experience in the fields of information security, IT risk management and IT compliance. He is President of the German branch of the professional association ISACA and is active in various ISACA committees at national and international level. Dr. Sattler holds various professional certifications, including CISM, CISA, CRISC, CGEIT, CISSP and CCSP.

Prof. Dr. Udo Helmbrecht has been a professor at the Institute of Computer Engineering at the Bundeswehr University Munich since October 2019.
A graduate physicist, he began his career as a systems analyst, took over the role of CIO of the Bayerische Versorgungskammer a few years later, and then set the central course for six years as President of the Federal Office for Information Security. Most recently, he headed the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA).

Michael Helisch is Vice President Information Security Governance, Risk & Compliance at Wirecard Service Technologies GmbH. Based on his expert knowledge in Information Security and Operational Risk Management he is used to bridging gaps between business and security requirements and thus strengthening business protection and resilience. Michael Helisch is a leading expert in Security Awareness and has published the 1st reference book on Security Awareness in German speaking countries.

Willy Mannheims is a successful founder, CEO and investor in information theory and IT security with more than 25 years of experience in this field.
Since 2016 he has been Managing Partner of eCAPITAL entrepreneurial Partners AG. eCAPITAL is a venture capital firm that provides early-stage and growth financing to technology companies in the areas of software and information technology, cyber security and Industry 4.0.

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