WSA Winners

Mexico

Miroculus is an easy to use, non-invasive and affordable microRNA detection platform that can accurately diagnose and monitor diseases at a molecular level through the examination of microRNAs. Product Url: http://miroculus.com/

Germany

The relief organisation MISEREOR supports self-help initiatives worldwide. Yet donation fatigue is setting in. How can we show people that even a small donation can have a big impact in a way that is both entertaining and innovative? We make donating easier than ever before – with the first interactive donation poster that accepts one of the most popular means of payment: the credit card.
Product Url: http://de.adforum.com/creative-work/ad/player/34497333

Austria

www.offenerhaushalt.at is an open spending platform for Austrias public sector. The spending data of all 2.100 Austrian municipalities from 2001-2013 have been put on the platform. Municipalities can view several interactive visualisations of their data and with two simple clicks make the visualisations avaiable for everybody and release the data sets as open data. ~800 Municipalities have joined. Product Url: https://www.offenerhaushalt.at/

Spain

The Social Coin: Meaningful civic engagement to build human cities.

The Social Coin engages citizens into social challenges through their good deeds, to create meaningful communities.

The Social Coin offers a digital platform combining mobile and web that engages individuals and increases their impact. Governments can improve citizen's feedback and their trust, thanks to real time metrics on the city challenges and communities behavior.

Via our mobile application (http://j.mp/1F2yXf7) and the Social Network, individuals perform any thoughtful good deed, then inspires others.

The Social Coin’s SPARK is based in Blockchain technology and has an open API to be connected with every single City Coin or citizen rewarding system. 

Positive behavior becomes a new layer of reputation for the new economy, based on what you do and the impact it has in the world. 200,000+ good deeds having been performed in 105+ countries thus far and 18 months. www.thesocialcoin.com

Spain

Science Bits is a repository of multimedia science lessons that promote the change from a transmission educational model, based on the transmission of facts from teacher to learner, to a constructivist one, based on inquiry, critical thinking, discovery and learning-by-doing. With Science Bits, kids learn Science by doing Science, and teachers become a guide who helps them achieve their knowledge.
Product Url: http://www.science-bits.com

Bulgaria

Imagga develops proprietary image recognition technology, deeply rooted on computer vision, machine/deep learning and convolutional network algorithms. Product Url: http://imagga.com/

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/

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

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

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/