WSA Winners

Mexico

Grillo (Cricket) is the only receiver in the mexican market that directly connects residents with the governments earthquake early warning infrastructure (SASMEX).

Up until now, people have relied on tv notices, 3rd party applications, or very expensive government sold receivers. Grillo is the first affordable, and easy-to-use device that can give up to 90 seconds warning before an earthquake. Product Url: http://grillo.mx/

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

2014 was the centenary of the WW1. An event that is of particular relevance to British people. But many young people today feel no connection the world changing events of the great war.

This project - High Wood - was created to bring the experience of WW1 to a young audience that had never thought about how important an event this was truly was, asking them simply what would you have done?
Product Url: http://bbc.in/1EYefr9

Mexico

Kerbal Space Program is a multi-genre game where players are taught realistic orbital mechanics and physics via compelling gameplay. It was created as a project with an international scope to show that even developing nations like Mexico can participate competitively in the global software market, just by the sheer impulse of creativity and talent.
Product Url: https://kerbalspaceprogram.com/en/

Austria

The joint venture Wiener Staatsoper / NOUS has created a comprehensive live and on-demand streaming platform, incorporating multiple playout channels, for The Vienna State Opera: a highly standardized, turnkey solution that can be up and running within the space of a few months. It enables arts and entertainment venues to build brand value and new revenue streams on a local, as well as global, scale.
Product Url: https://www.staatsoperlive.com/en/

Sri Lanka

FlipBeats is highly Competitive, Good Looking & User Friendly Music App which invites its users to a truly Professional music listening experience. This App runs on all Android, iOS and Apple Watch devices. FlipBeats treats its users with advanced Audio Configurations to fine-tune audio to create a listening experience unique to their tastes, or best for their environment, device, or audio gear.
Product Url: www.AppSpace.hSenidOutsourcing.com/FlipBe

New Zealand

AttitudeLive is the world’s leading provider of television and e-content about the lives of people with disability. We have the largest online library of documentaries, blogs, information, resources and tools for people with disabilities.
By telling unique and compelling stories we empower and enlighten both those with lived experiences of disability as well as the wider community.
Product Url: www.AttitudeLive.com

Bangladesh

In the absence of a formal Emergency Medical System in developing countries, the majority of accident victims with potentially survivable injuries die before they reach a hospital. Criticalink uses an innovative dispatch system and location-based mobile technology to save these lives by providing roadside accident victims with emergency medical care through a network of volunteer First Responders. Product Url: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ionicframework.criticalink453552

Ireland

CoderDojo is a volunteer­ led, child centric, global movement of free programming clubs for young people. There is a focus on community, peer learning/mentoring, self led learning and an emphasis on openness, helping others and showing how coding can be a force for change in the world.
Product Url: https://coderdojo.com/

Ireland

A resource for Irish people to find out about how local authorities source and spend their money. Facilitates decision making by individuals, business, and policy makers. Product Url: http://localauthorityfinances.com/

Philippines

Rappler is a social news network combines the best of TV, online print and the social media. The word Rappler comes from the root words rap (to discuss) + ripple (to make waves). Powered by technology, Rappler promises uncompromised journalism and stories that inspire smart conversations, community engagement and ignite digitally-fuelled actions for social change. Product Url: http://www.rappler.com