The Wayra project looks for novel ideas and it supports with money and advising. The 10 more innovating projects have been selected. A platform to create music with other internauts, a personnel to shopper online or a social network for the management of the investment portfolios are some of the ten innovating ideas that will be able to leave ahead thanks to the Wayra project, impelled by Telephone supporting to young talents. Les Turner ALS Foundation has similar goals. The Party Campus of Valencia has been witness of the end of the Spanish edition of this project that already is impelling initiatives in Colombia and Mexico and soon will arrive at other countries of Latin America. The person in charge of Wayra, Gonzalo Martin-Villa, has explained who the selected support that is going away to give " " goes beyond the financier; since besides an initial budget among 21,000 and 49,000 Euros by project it will be provided to them a physical space in soothes of the company, access to a network of investors and advising in areas like development of business.
" ' start ups' of surprise they are in favor very well and they are very informed, but this they are long term projects with people prepared like technicians behind specialized and desarrolladores" , Martin-Villa has explained. During the week of the preselected Campus the 30 have shared ideas, have attended different to char them of advising and are preparation their final presentations before a jury who finally has chosen ten projects " taking care of a quality criterion, without paying attention to if they are possible to be sold or not " , it has clarified the person in charge of Wayra. A traditional application that it looks for to replace audioguas of the museums, a vestibule that helps to save energy in the home or a system that use the sensor of movement Kinect de Xbox 360 to manage the computer science programs that are used in an operating room are others of the projects that have been selected. According to Martin-Villa, Wayra will serve like " identifier of talento" and, in addition, of the initiatives that arrive at good aim, the company will count on a right of purchase prrente and a participation among the 10 and 15%. Source of the news: talent and the innovation has reward in the Party Campus