17 start-ups have been selected to enter the Wayra academy in April 2013, following second annual wayraWeek
New Wayra Academy Director announced
[28 March 2013] Today 17 start ups from education kickstarters to cloud...Continue reading »
By Adam Bates (@AdamBates_KPMG), Global Head of Innovation, KPMG
The combination of cloud, mobile and analytics is impacting just about every business model across most markets. That is a given. I also believe that these technologies are accelerating change. Hence businesses...Continue reading »
By Rich Martell (@richmartell), founder of Floxx Media Group
I started my first business when I was 15 and still at school. I found education useful but there are some big things it forgot to teach me. Here’s my guide to...Continue reading »
Got a great idea for a new technology start up? Wayra could be the means to get your idea to the next level and is now open for submissions.
From today until 21 January 2013, Wayra Academies in Barcelona, Bogota, Buenos...Continue reading »
By Linda Franco, co-founder of Machina (@M_A_C_H_I_N_A)
When we started Machina we wanted to solve a problem. We noticed that even though wearable technology has been around since the 80s, a crucial component has been missing – Design!
Since this has always...Continue reading »
By Dr Lukas Steinbacher and An Tran, co-founders of Cleverlize (@cleverlize)
E-learning is the next big thing. Consider that the global market for this space is set to hit a whopping US$107 Billion by 2015. And mobile technology has already stirred up every...Continue reading »
By Joshua Davidson, CEO of Wayra UK startup Night Zookeeper
For me, one of the best things about joining Wayra has been the chance to build close relationships with other entrepreneurs in the Academy and to learn from the experts Wayra...Continue reading »
Talent is considered a global asset. So should opportunities and funding.
This is the spirit for the first ever ‘Wayra Global Demoday’, scheduled for 12 December 2012. It will be held at LAB Miami as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week and the...Continue reading »
By Dr Stuart Battersby (@blastStu) Co-founder at Chatterbox
The social aspects of social media are often overlooked, missing the core point, you know, that people can talk to each other about stuff. People can say things that others get excited about, annoyed about, sad...Continue reading »
17 September 2012: The UK academy of Telefonica Digital’s tech startups accelerator Wayra recently teamed up with Shortlist Mag to find new startups.
The jury – comprised of Joe Cohen, Jonathan MacDonald, Tamara Lohan, and Mike Soutar – are ready for the pitches....Continue reading »