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From 12 Jun to 23 Apr 2014
02 April 2014

Wayra has been privileged to work with HRH The Duke of York on the Pitch@Palace initiative.

17 January 2014

Wayra London is proud to announce the winners of this year’s digital superstars. Today 13 exciting technology start-ups have been chosen as the next cohort in  London Academy, following an intense pitching process.

23 April 2014

Gather up start-ups and accelerators, OpenAxel wants you!

20 March 2014

Telefónica, Wayra and lang lang international music foundation  unveil  a challenge for developers worldwide to create an app to help discover and learn classical music.

18 February 2014

Calling all Females to a Digital Start-Up Business Revolution:

22 January 2014

Next Generation, the Labour Party’s network for entrepreneurs, supports and showcases the best of British innovation, new business ideas and inspirational business leaders.

14 January 2014

In less than 24 hours, wayraWeek 2014 starts in London. This Wednesday at 11.30am the doors open and the companies who’ve survived several rounds of filtering, enter the final showdown. Now the start-up teams have to battle it out for 3 days in the heart of London’s Tech City.

03 December 2013

The BIG Energy Idea, a new initiative launched by Centrica today is looking for 10 of the UK’s leading social entrepreneurs who are working to tackle energy challenges, and are making real, sustainable change in their communities. The fund has been established by Ignite Social Enterprise, a social investment fund backed by Centrica plc, which is focused on energy-related businesses and enterprises.

28 October 2013

São Paulo and London to host Wayra’s second international demoDay, where a selection of the “accelerated” start-ups will be presented to investors.

14 October 2013

Wayra UnLtd launched its first call for applications in May 2013 and the winners were announced in August 2013.

14 August 2013

Wayra UnLtd, the partnership between Telefonica’s start-up accelerator and the social enterprise network UnLtd, has today been hosting the 19 finalists in the search for the best social entrepreneurial talent for its new academy in London. 

12 June 2013

His Royal Highness (HRH) The Duke of York Prince Andrew stopped by at the Telefónica-backed Wayra startup accelerator in London today to celebrate the launch of the organisation’s first careers fair run in association with Enternships.