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/

South Africa

Latest Sightings is a platform that allows people who are currently on safari, be they rangers or tourists, to report the animals and events (with locations) that they are seeing live to Latest Sightings, which in turn broadcasts these tings (a reported sighting) to users nearby and world-wide. This allows visitors to maximise their safari, by getting to see more wildlife and interesting things.
Product Url: http://www.latestsightings.com/content/latest-sightings-app

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/

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/

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/

Estonia

Teleport Flock is a simple tool that lets remote groups of people discover and budget their next get-together anywhere in the world. Insert the locations of your group members and number of people in each place and Teleport Flock will calculate the most time and budget optimal place for you to meet up. Once youve chosen the location, you can book the whole trip with just one click of a button.
Product Url: https://flock.teleport.org/

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

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/

Mexico

It is the black box of violence prevention, is a inclusive an empowering tool that allows children and youth to combat bullying and strengthens community through anonymous reporting and involvement. Is unique because it mixes psychological factors with technological innovation and community participation that perfect blend integration of protective and predictive factors against crime.
Product Url: http://www.pare360.mx

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