WayMarkt is a finalist in the Santander Explorer 2018 National Meeting

WayMarkt Finalist

WayMarkt International Services of the Explorer Complutense has been a finalist in the event held in Burgos that has brought together more than 650 entrepreneurs.

The National Meeting is part of the Explorer program promoted by Santander Bank, through Santander Universidades, with the coordination of the CISE, within the framework of the Santander X global entrepreneurship project.

WayMarkt competed in a market of ideas in which 10 entrepreneurs were selected from more than 900 participants. The 10 entrepreneurs exhibited their project in a stand area in order to obtain fictitious financing from the attendees, WayMarkt was positioned among the three finalists to pass to the Final Pitch phase.

“Ideas are sold to euro per kilo.” Byetick

Sultán Alubankudi and Sokolidje Esuba demonstrated a great ability to connect with the audience and defend the potential and scalability of their business idea before the auditorium of the Forum Evolution of Burgos. They answered the questions of the jury of the event, composed of representatives of Banco Santander, Indra, Burgos City Council and Tudespensa.com.

However, the winner was the Byetick project, promoted by Rubio Domínguez, an application that allows you to store and manage purchase tickets digitally. It also helps in the simplification of the returns or changes of products, at the same time that it supposes a saving of 70% of the consumption of paper on the part of the commerce. Like WayMarkt with his hammer analogy, he made it clear that entrepreneurship is not about having an idea, but about working on that idea.

Explorer Community

The VIII edition of #ExplorerDay, developed in Burgos thanks to the support of the City of Burgos, through its European Center for Business and Innovation (CEEI), and the University of Burgos, also had inspiring talks, training sessions, hackathons and an area of ​​SpeedDating to favor networking.

The event was attended by prestigious speakers such as Juanma Romero, director and presenter of RTVE’s “Emprende” program; Leandro Fernández Macho, director of On the top and Neurozona; Álvaro Mancilla, CEO and Co-Founder of Workkola and Skyllz; José Manuel de la Chica, CTO of Santander Universities; and Gemma Galdon Clavell, Director of Ethics Research & Consulting, among many others, in an environment of innovation, creativity, technology and entrepreneurship.

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