Funds 15K per team
Takes 0% equity
Funds 1 startup per year
Markets Data & Analytics Smart Cities Artificial Intelligence Connectivity Data Analysis +2
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About our Startup Collaboration Program:
The Data:Lab Munich of the Volkswagen Group and the Telefónica accelerator WAYRA are proud to launch their first Startup Collaboration Program. Together, we are looking for a startup in the area of Smart City, Mobility or/and Connectivity. Our goal is to radically innovate two industries: The automotive and telco sector! The chosen startup will work on a co-industry project solving a challenge which is relevant to the Volkswagen Group and Telefónica Germany. If your startup can solve a real problem using Advanced Data Analytics or Artificial Intelligence – then take your chance and apply now!

Here is what we offer:
#financial support of 15,000€ per team in exchange for 0 equity
#co-industry project with Data:Lab and Wayra
#individual coaching/training sessions
#free office space in downtown Munich (at Data:Lab or WAYRA)
#dedicated and experienced mentors from the Volkswagen Group & Telefónica Germany
#access to industry experts, both aut...
About our Startup Collaboration Program:
The Data:Lab Munich of the Volkswagen Group and the Telefónica accelerator WAYRA are proud to launch their first Startup Collaboration Program. Together, we are looking for a startup in the area of Smart City, Mobility or/and Connectivity. Our goal is to radically innovate two industries: The automotive and telco sector! The chosen startup will work on a co-industry project solving a challenge which is relevant to the Volkswagen Group and Telefónica Germany. If your startup can solve a real problem using Advanced Data Analytics or Artificial Intelligence – then take your chance and apply now!

Here is what we offer:
#financial support of 15,000€ per team in exchange for 0 equity
#co-industry project with Data:Lab and Wayra
#individual coaching/training sessions
#free office space in downtown Munich (at Data:Lab or WAYRA)
#dedicated and experienced mentors from the Volkswagen Group & Telefónica Germany
#access to industry experts, both automotive and telco
#initial, intermediate and final event in Munich to showcase the progress during the period

About the Volkswagen Data:Lab Munich:
The Data:Lab Munich is a team working for the Volkswagen Group in the areas of Advanced Analytics, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. We work for all 12 brands of the Volkswagen Group to empower digital innovation based on data. Our focus topics are the digitalization of the automotive value chain through advanced analytics, machine learning (e.g. deep learning, nlp) and Quantum Computing.

About Wayra Deutschland
Wayra - the start-up track from Telefónica - promotes growing, innovative start-up teams and technology companies, particularly from the fields of Internet of Things, data analytics, cyber security and artificial intelligence (AI).
Wayra ignites your Business through its international network, operational expertise, manpower, financing & meaningful connections with the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Wayra is a global initiative with presence in ten countries including locations in Madrid, Barcelona, London and Santiago de Chile.
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Christian Lindener
Admin
Christian Lindener CEO Wayra
Ellen Gehrlach
Admin
Ellen Gehrlach Startup Scout
Gavin Booth
Admin
Gavin Booth Marketing
Laida García Maya
Admin
Laida García Maya Investment Manager