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TROPT Summit 2022

The TROPT Summit 2022 is a moment of ignition for innovative privacy tech companies, investors, and domain experts. With a curated audience, a rigorous stage program, and illuminating in-person experiences, the event is designed to spark privacy innovation, privacy tech adoption, privacy engineering transformation, industry connection, and acceleration.
As a hybrid event, the TROPT Summit 2022 is uniquely designed for privacy tech key players to attend in-person at the storied Rosewood Sand Hill or virtually via livestream.

The Rise of Privacy Tech Innovators

The Rise of Privacy Tech Innovators

Together, we will bridge the tech-capital-expertise gaps in privacy tech and fuel privacy innovation.

2021 Whitepaper

TROPT Defining the Privacy Tech Landscape Whitepaper 2021

In this foundational whitepaper, we define and categorize privacy tech, introducing the TROPT Privacy Tech Stack. We share insights from survey responses, interviews, and quotes from privacy tech key players--founders, investors, domain experts, and user-buyers. We then provide recommendations for how key players can help fuel the privacy tech space.

Tech Stack

TROPT Privacy Tech Stack

If you want to make sure your privacy tech startup doesn’t get lost in the crowd, apply to get your privacy tech product reviewed, categorized, and featured in the TROPT Privacy Tech Stack and a TROPT Webcast episode. For the inaugural TROPT Privacy Tech Stack categorizations in 2022, TROPT will review and categorize the first fifty (50) privacy tech startups that apply...

What is Tropt?

What is The Rise of Privacy Tech?

The Rise of Privacy Tech's mission is to fuel privacy innovation. We do this by bridging the tech-capital-expertise gaps in privacy tech, bringing together privacy tech founders, investors, experts, and advocates.

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Be the first to receive the latest about TROPT, early bird registration and call for speakers for our events, developing privacy tech news, emerging privacy tech tools, and more relating to privacy tech and innovation!

TROPT Dinner SF 2022

TROPT Dinner SF 2022

TROPT Dinners, hosted in partnership with select privacy tech startups, are a unique relationship-driven meetings over dinner among select privacy founders, investors, CPOs, privacy engineers & technologists, and other privacy leaders. Join us during RSA Conference in SF on June 7, 2022!


Join our Community on Slack

We invite founders, investors, advisors, expert-advisors, and advocates of privacy innovation to join our Slack community to engage with each other. Get connected to other privacy tech founders, investors, expert-advisors, and advocates!

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The Rise of Privacy Tech is an initiative to bring together privacy tech founders, investors, experts, and advocates.
Together, we evangelize and fuel privacy innovation.



TROPT helps founders through their privacy tech journey by providing resources, matching founders with advisors and investors, and organizing events relating to privacy innovation.


TROPT offers investors access to early stage privacy tech startups and a chance to get in on the rise of privacy tech.


TROPT connects privacy domain experts to privacy tech startups and investors for potential advisory, consulting, and vendor relationships.


TROPT welcomes all privacy tech advocates. Together, we will fuel privacy innovation!


TROPT Social: Personal Data Vaults March 31, 2022 11 am PT

TROPT Social: Personal Data Vaults

March 31, 2022 11 am PT

Network with privacy tech founders, investors, and experts. Discuss the latest on personal data vaults. As part of The Rise of Privacy Tech Innovators membership program, we host monthly networking socials for members for the purpose of building relationships with...

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