AID:Tech is a proud winner at the DigitalAgenda’s Impact Awards (in the Social and Economic Transformation Category) sponsored by Nominet Trust – celebrating technology as a force for good. This UK based initiative celebrates digital innovations making a positive impact on the way the UK lives, learns and does business.
The winners of the 2017 DigitalAgenda Impact Awards, sponsored by Nominet Trust, have been recognised for the meaningful contribution they are making to change the world for the better.
The 12 winners, picked from more than 200 entries across three overarching categories – people, places and business – include literacy support software helping over 3.5 million children overcome everyday reading and writing challenges in classrooms worldwide, a network connecting businesses to ensure no edible food goes to waste
, and a new platform harnessing blockchain technology to ensure aid reaches its desired destination.
A panel of 12 judges with extensive experience in startups, investment and impact technology chose the winning projects based on the innovative nature of their idea, project and their team, as well as their potential for scalability and impact.
Category: Social and economic transformation
AID:Tech harnesses blockchain technology to ensure that every donated resource – financial, medical supplies, food or blankets – is traceable at the point of use, ensuring that the right people receive the right help at the right time
Here is the link to the award winners on the Nominet Trust webiste: http://www.nominettrust.org.uk/news-events/news/awards-celebrate-technology-force-good