WSA Winners

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

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Your Story is an online storytelling tool that creates a personalised experience for each user, mixing life events with BBC archive content and visualised data. Audiences get the chance to see their own lifespan and personal landmarks interwoven with the unique assets of the BBC archive, letting them appreciate their place in the world alongside the events that helped shape it. Product Url: http://yourstory.pilots.bbcconnectedstudio.co.uk

Namibia

Notesmaster Namibia is a free e-learning platform tailored to the National Institute of Educational Development (NIED) curriculum, providing access to locally authored junior and senior secondary syllabus specific content. The platform connects all in secondary education across Namibia, empowering teachers by giving them the tools to create and share their own digital content.
Product Url: http://namibia.notesmaster.com/

France

Parlement & Citoyens (Parliament and Citizens) is a collaborative website which offer an opportunity to improve representative democracy.
This digital platform organizes interaction between Members of Parliament (MPs) and citizens to co-draft laws, following a rigorous five-step process.
It found the link of confidence between citizens of our country and their parliamentarians. Product Url: http://www.parlement-et-citoyens.fr

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

David Attenborough’s First Life is a fully immersive experience that brings natural history to life with cinematic virtual reality.

Created in partnership with Atlantic Productions and the Natural History Museum, David Attenborough’s First Life reveals the dawn of life on Earth from 540 million years ago.

Based on the latest Museum research, long-extinct animals such as the whimsically-built Opabinia, the fearsome-looking Anomalocaris and the spiny, worm-like Hallucigenia are brought vividly alive in a fully immersive encounter.

During the 15-minute experience, visitors dive through ancient seas with narration by Sir David Attenborough. The experience uses Samsung’s latest wearable technology, the Gear VR virtual reality headsetpowered by the Galaxy S6 smartphone to deliver a shared experience to 80 visitors.

Product Url http://www.alchemyvr.com/first-life-vr-launches-at-the-natural-history-museum-in-london/

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/

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/

Lithuania

This virtual one-stop-shop provides all kinds of help for doing business: from best tips how to formulate a new business idea, to how to establish, run, develop and export. The whole business cycle is covered through targeted e-services: virtual Business Plan Calculator, interactive Questionnaires helping to find out all relevant procedures, online ordering and issuing of various licenses and permits. Product Url: http://www.businessgateway.lt/

Germany

An interdisciplinary project team assembling people from politics, business and science made it possible to transform the Städel museum into the first true digital museum in Germany. The Digital Collection allows personalized, digital roaming and learning through seven hundred years of art history and presents exclusive artworks for free to everybody around the world with stunning detail.
Product Url: https://digitalesammlung.staedelmuseum.de

Ireland

PledgeSports is a Crowdfunding platform dedicated to sports. We operate in Europe, US and Africa.
Product Url: http://www.pledgesports.org