WSA Winners

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/

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/

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/

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

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/

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

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

Bulgaria

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

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

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/