Wayra Hispam launches Innovation School

Tuesday 14 September 2021 | 11:48 CET | News
Telefonica Colombia announced that the company's Wayra Hispam open innovation arm in the Latin America region has teamed up with Movistar Empresas to set up a training platform called 'Escuela de Innovacion' (Innovation School). Under the venture, startups from the Wayra Hispam portfolio will educate the general public on various topics related to innovation.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: General
Companies: Movistar / Telefonica
Countries: Latin America
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Telefonica and IDB launch LatAm corporate entrepreneurial platform

Published 09 Nov 2021 12:19 CET | Latin America
Telefonica said it has again teamed up with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to continue promoting inclusive digital ...

Telefonica LatAm consolidates return to growth with 6% revenue rise in Q3

Published 04 Nov 2021 10:30 CET | Latin America
Telefonica reported third quarter revenues of EUR 2.12 billion for its operations in Latin America, up 6.2 percent year on year ...

Telefonica to build nautical-focused innovation lab in Valencia

Published 28 Oct 2021 15:04 CET | Spain
Telefonica said its digital business has signed an agreement with the Valencia 2007 Consortium to set up what will be the world's ...

Telefonica, Fortinet team up for hybrid work SD-WAN service

Published 18 Oct 2021 13:38 CET | Spain
Telefonica said its Telefonica Tech digital business has expanded its existing partnership with cybersecurity specialist Fortinet ...

Telefonica's Wayra invests in 3 LatAm startups

Published 04 Oct 2021 12:00 CET | Latin America
Telefonica announced that its Wayra Hispam open innovation arm in the Latin America region has invested in three new local ...

Telefonica receives USD 400 mln offer for Movistar Uruguay - report

Published 20 Sep 2021 11:49 CET | Uruguay
Uruguayan businessman and politician Edgardo Novick, a minority shareholder of pay-TV operator Supercanal, has offered around USD ...

Telefonica and K to launch EUR 250 mln Leadwind fund for 'deep-tech scaleups'

Published 16 Sep 2021 09:42 CET | Spain
Telefonica said it has joined forces with private venture capital company K to launch a new independent venture capital fund ...

Wayra collaborating in Colombian e-health startup project

Published 07 Sep 2021 12:18 CET | Colombia
Telefonica Colombia said its Wayra innovation hub is participating in the "Health Tech Community" project to accelerate ...

Wayra and Danper launch agribusiness startup challenge

Published 16 Aug 2021 15:30 CET | Peru
Telefonica's startup accelerator Wayra said it has joined forces with Peruvian agribusiness company Danper and the government's ...

Telefonica and EOI team up for EUR 5 mln youth training venture

Published 26 Jul 2021 11:22 CET | Spain
Telefonica has signed an agreement with EOI business school to promote the development of entrepreneurial skills among young ...

Telefonica's Wayra to feature over 30 startups at MWC

Published 23 Jun 2021 11:18 CET | Spain
Telefonica announced that over 30 startups from the portfolio of its Wayra accelerator will be making an appearance at the  '4 ...

Colombian and French startups win Telefonica educational call

Published 24 Feb 2021 13:50 CET | Spain
Startups from Colombia (TOMi) and France (Moon) won the second global call for entrepreneurial projects launched by ProFuturo, a ...

Telefonica Colombia introduces Dashfleet transport management system

Published 22 Oct 2020 11:08 CET | Colombia
Telefonica Colombia announced the addition of the Dashfleet management system for the public transport sector to the portfolio of ...

Telefonica's Wayra Hispam holding online event for accelerated startups

Published 30 Sep 2020 12:10 CET | Latin America
Telefonica Colombia announced that the company's Wayra Hispam open innovation arm in the Latin America region will be hosting an ...

Wayra Spain and TheVentureCity expand startup deal to Latin America

Published 25 Sep 2019 14:43 CET | Latin America
Telefonica's Wayra innovation hub has expanded its Spanish startup investment agreement with global accelerator TheVentureCity to ...