Telecom Italia SpA, headquartered in Italy, launched a Corporate Accelerator called #Wcap Accelerator in 2013. They describe their goal as "We help turn ideas into market-ready companies, supporting startups directly during the creation and development stages. To do this we work daily to foster a community of professionals and partners in the Italian innovation ecosystem. During the program the teams will also begin talking with Telecom Italia’s business unit in order to initiate early collaboration that could eventually turn into a contract with the company."
Website: #Wcap Accelerator
About the program
|Locations||Catania, Italy / Rome, Italy / Milano, Italy / Bologna, Italy|
|Equity||No, but investment through TIM Ventures possible|
|Pitch day||, but TIM Ventures|
|Support offered||Yes, mentors|
The Call for Ideas is aimed at startups in the digital field such as:
About the company
|Name||Telecom Italia SpA|
|NAICS||Wired Telecommunications Carriers (51331)|
|Listed on||S&P 350 Europe|
Start of initiative already in 2009 (from competition to accelerator), Startups are becoming part of TIM's procurement list
This page was created on 2015-06-17 09:00:00 and last modified on 2015-06-17 09:00:00.