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Wayra and TheVentureCity to invest in deep tech start-ups

Wayra and TheVentureCity to invest in deep tech start-ups

Telefónica’s open innovation hub and the global accelerator will focus on start-ups in areas such as AI, cyber-security, machine learning, IoT and edge computing.

US Ignite launches smart city accelerator

US Ignite launches smart city accelerator

Benefits for participants include access to an eight-week training course, an opportunity to connect with Amazon mentors as well as up to 10,000 in AWS credits.

Govtech start-up workspace to open in heart of Westminster

Govtech start-up workspace to open in heart of Westminster

A collaboration between venture firm, Public, and the accelerator, Huckletree, aims to bring technologists and government closer together to help transform public services.

Qualcomm plays matchmaker to cities and smart solutions

Qualcomm plays matchmaker to cities and smart solutions

The technology company wants to build a rich ecosystem of solution providers that use its products to help accelerate smart cities around the world.

Accelerator launched for Canadian IoT ventures

Accelerator launched for Canadian IoT ventures

L-Spark and telecoms company Telus will work in collaboration with technology companies Blackberry and Solace to build a secure IoT ecosystem for the country.

MassChallenge accelerator seeks start-ups in Houston

MassChallenge accelerator seeks start-ups in Houston

Six-week bootcamp includes a range of intensive in-person training, mentoring, community connectivity and virtual classes