Greetings, Professor Falken. Wouldn't you prefer a nice game of chess? There's no fate but what we make for ourselves. It's about who controls the information. I stand right on the line you keep crossing. Do you ever wish things were different? There is a war raging. We're your first, last, and only line of defense. This is a matter of the highest security. There's more. Much more. Something big's coming, isn't it?

Europe's first cyber-security accelerator. £5,000 per founder. No equity taken.

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CyLon (Cyber London) is Europe’s first cyber-security accelerator, headquartered in London.

From defence to retail, telecoms to financial services, digital industries to health services, safeguarding information through rigorous and scalable cyber-security has become central to a successful economy.

CyLon will help early-stage businesses develop outstanding information security technology products and services.

CyLon will:

We’re currently accepting applications for our first programme which launches in April 2015. The closing date for applications is Monday, 2nd March.

Got a question? Read the FAQ, follow us on Twitter or contact us You'll find a copy of our press release here.

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Digital technology touches virtually every aspect of daily life today. Social interaction, healthcare activity, political engagement or economic decision-making – digital connectivity permeates it all, and the dependence on this connectivity is growing swiftly.

Greater reliance on a networked resource naturally makes us more interdependent on one another. The collective ability to manage risks in this shared digital environment is fundamental. It forms the crux of cyber-resilience.

Hyperconnected World Report, World Economic Forum


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