Following the success of last year’s first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We’re here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8’s CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.

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Awards Categories

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Individuals who shared knowledge and best practices for the betterment of the wider CISO community over the last two years.
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Individuals devoted to increasing the representation and engagement of underrepresented minorities in the field of cybersecurity in the past two years.
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Individuals who shared a thought- provoking piece, speaking engagement, or campaign regarding broad-range cyber policies that made an impact on the community in the past year.
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Startups working in collaboration with a CISO exemplifying significant time or money savings, and/or impact.
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CISOs who have demonstrated exceptional dedication, leadership, and innovation in cyber over the span of their career.
2023 highlights

Last-Year Judging Committee

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NICOLE DARDEN FORD
CISO, Rockwell Automation
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Nicole Darden Ford
CISO, Rockwell Automation
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nicole darden ford
CISO, Rockwell Automation
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nicole darden ford
CISO, Rockwell Automation
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nicole darden ford
CISO, Rockwell Automation
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nicole darden ford
CISO, Rockwell Automation
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nicole darden ford
CISO, Rockwell Automation
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nicole darden ford
CISO, Rockwell Automation
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nicole darden ford
CISO, Rockwell Automation
Prizes

The CISO winner in each category will receive $5,000 to donated to an NGO of their choice

As well as recognition at our awards ceremony during Team8’s CISO Summit in Tel Aviv

Our partners

Team8 is a leading venture group that creates and invests in companies in the fields of Cybersecurity, Data & AI, Fintech, and Digital Health. Team8’s signature foundry model is designed to identify meaningful problems, create theses on potential solutions, and build innovative companies that tackle these challenges.

Following the success of last year’s first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We’re here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8’s CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.

Frequently
Asked Questions

Who is eligible to be nominated?
Following the success of last year's first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We're here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8's CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.
Who can nominate a CISO for this award?
Following the success of last year's first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We're here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8's CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.
What are the award criteria?
Following the success of last year's first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We're here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8's CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.
Is there a cost for nominating or participating?
Following the success of last year's first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We're here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8's CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.
Why is it called the CISO Village Awards by Team8?
Following the success of last year's first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We're here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8's CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.
How are submissions evaluated?
Following the success of last year's first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We're here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8's CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.
Can one CISO be nominated for multiple awards?
Following the success of last year's first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We're here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8's CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.
When and where are the winners announced?
Following the success of last year's first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We're here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8's CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.
Is there a prize?
Following the success of last year's first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We're here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8's CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.
Are there sponsorship opportunities for certain awards?
Following the success of last year's first-ever event, welcome to the Second Annual CISO Village Awards! We're here to honor individuals and startups making a big impact in cybersecurity. Organized by Team8's CISO Village, a global community of professionals, these awards celebrate exceptional CISOs for their outstanding contributions and personal excellence.