Wayra is a Telefónica initiative whose
main aim is to promote innovation and
identify talent in Latin America and Europe
in the fields of Internet and new Information
and Communication Technologies (ICT).
Its global project acceleration model helps
entrepreneurs develop, providing them
with technological tools, qualified mentors,
a cutting edge working space and the
financing required to accelerate their growth.
Already present in Argentina, Brazil,
Chile, Colombia, Germany, Ireland,
Mexico, Spain, the United Kingdom,
Peru, Czech Republic and Venezuela,
Wayra's calls for projects have received
more than 17,000 applications from new
digital businesses, making it one of the
leading global platforms for identifying
technological talent in the ICT world.
Its academies in Bogota, Mexico City,
Buenos Aires, Lima, Madrid, Barcelona,
Caracas, Sao Paulo, Santiago de Chile,
Munich, London, Dublin, and soon to be
opened in Prague, currently host more
than 230 startups.