Get an Inside Track
to Developing
Cybersecurity
Solutions
with Northrop Grumman

Win prize money and six free months of incubator office space

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Get an Inside Track
to Developing
Cybersecurity
Solutions
with Northrop Grumman

Win prize money and six free months of incubator office space

Get an Inside Track to Developing Cybersecurity Solutions with Northrop Grumman

Win prize money and six free months of incubator office space

Who It's For

Entrepreneurs

Innovators

Academics
(faculty, grad students)

Startups

Established
Businesses

What's Involved

Attend

Attend an info session or the introduction session with Northrop Grumman

ENGAGE

Engage with Northrop Grumman in a multi-week discovery and development process for your cybersecurity solution

PRESENT‍

Present your progress, win prizes at a closing awards event, and potentially form a long-term relationship with Northrop Grumman

What’s Needed

(by Northrop Grumman)

If your product or research fits the technology solutions described below, and you are interested in working with Northrop Grumman, then this program is your chance to engage with the right technologists in the company.

Attack-Related Events for Cyber Threats

  • Solutions that improve ranking and prioritization of asset attack or compromise events using inputs from a wide collection of agents and sensors
  • Machine learning techniques that:
  • Characterizes internet traffic
  • Gather and correlate information collected from server and endpoint agents, network traffic monitoring, and other compromise indicators
  • Assess, prioritize and provide information and recommendations to defenders

Internet Traffic Classification

  • Rapid classification characterization at line speeds to identify threats, devices and protocols used to detect patterns indicative of denial of service attacks, trigger automated re-allocation of network resources for priority customers, or identify customer use of network resources
  • Provide traffic characteristics to improve the functioning of the network by enabling network devices and administrators to adjust the operations of the network dynamically
  • Provide advanced intelligent services to protect user privacy and address attacks

Download the full technical interests document here (pdf).

Calling entrepreneurs and innovators to bring your ideas and talent for an unprecedented opportunity to work with Northrop Grumman on cyber security solutions!

Corprenect invites interested entrepreneurs (innovators, startups and existing companies) to participate in its first challenge with Northrop Grumman.

Process Steps for Participants

Step 1: Understand the challenge, i.e., the problem to be solved.

Step 2: Ideation. Develop an approach or alternative approaches to find a solution.

Step 3: Start with a low-fidelity solution, i.e., a Minimum Viable Product (MVP).

Step 4: Get feedback from Northrop Grumman and program instructors on a weekly basis.

Step 5: Based on feedback, make changes, adjust, build the next iteration or pivot to a new approach.

Step 6: Integrate & Test the new solution (MVP). Get feedback. Build the next iteration.

Through the challenge, selected participants engage with Northrop Grumman in multi-week customer discovery process to determine product/service market fit and viability.

Following this process, innovators will present their findings to a joint Corprenect/Northrop Grumman team at a closing event. This event will include total awards of more than $10,000 available, including 6 months of free incubator office space.

For more information, please download the challenge technical details above, and attend an information session. Please note that attendance at an information session does not commit you to, or guarantee, your participation in the cohort.

Register for the June 12 information session
with Corprenect and Northrop Grumman

The info session will tentatively start at 5 p.m. in the Northrop Grumman Collaboration Space, room 2110, TAP Building, 387 Technology Drive, College Park, MD, 20742.

Questions?

Email the Corprenect team here!

Timeline

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