Launches, lunches and laughs

From Mansion House and MPs to pizza, pitches and ping-pong, Welcome Week has been truly memorable. Wayra UK welcomed its 2018 cohort with an action-packed introduction to the Wayra way of life.
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Wayra founders hit Forbes 30 Under 30 list

Forbes has recognised several founders of Wayra UK companies as amongst Europe’s most influential people under the age of 30.
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BusinessCloud features Wayra’s connections in new list of influencers

Wayra friends, alumni and current start-up company founders have been recognised in two new lists by influential tech publication BusinessCloud.
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Telefónica lauded for start-up collaboration

Telefónica has been named as one of the leading corporations that are doing the most to collaborate with start-ups across Europe.
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The Memo leaves us for Forbes!

In an exciting development, The Memo, a business and lifestyle publication which has been operating from Wayra UK’s academy, has joined the power house that is Forbes Media. The move is a key part of Forbes’ plans to expand in Europe and sees The Memo as its “first full-fledged European Editorial Team”.
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Meet the new GCHQ Cyber Accelerator start-ups!

In this video, catch up with the latest happenings at the GCHQ Cyber Accelerator, powered by Wayra, as the programme welcomes the second cohort of start-ups to join.
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Velocity Health Q4 Newsletter

We're rounding off 2017 in the best possible way - by celebrating our Velocity Health programme and the achievements of our current cohort, including OurPath and Quit Genius. Read all about their exploits in our latest newsletter!
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Gameway launches crowdfunding campaign

Join Gameway's mission to take mobile gaming to the next level!
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The Duke of York brings Pitch@Palace On Tour to Cheltenham

Tech start-ups from in and around the South West of England will Pitch their business ideas to a royal audience next week, as Pitch@Palace On Tour comes to Cheltenham.
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The Heart at Wayra: Future of Retail

On Jan 18, Wayra UK and our partners, The Heart, are co-hosting an innovative event that investigates the future of the retail industry.
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Smart transport start-ups selected for new Intelligent Mobility Accelerator

  • Eight start-ups, focusing on smart transport solutions, have joined the new Intelligent Mobility (IM) Accelerator, based in Milton Keynes
  • Companies selected include a start-up that uses AI and machine learning to revolutionise bus timetables, and another that predicts driver fatigue
  • The start-ups will now benefit from expert mentoring and acceleration from founding partners Wayra UK and Transport Systems Catapult, as well as supporters Network Rail and Thoughtworks Ventures
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Velocity Health: Q4 Overview from 2017 start-ups

Find out about the latest goings-on in Q4 2017 at Velocity Health, the healthcare accelerator programme from Wayra UK and MSD.        
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