Thanks for joining us. Whilst we wait for everyone to login, grab a cuppa & we’ll start as close to 10am as possible. Pre-app web chat February 2014. firstname.lastname@example.org @ nominettrust @ dansutch. Our mission.
Whilst we wait for everyone to login, grab a cuppa & we’ll start as close to 10am as possible
We believe that the use of digital technology can transform the way we address big social challenges, so we bring together, invest in and support people and organisations to do this.
Encouraging young people to become digital makers
Helping young people discover, develop and demonstrate skills for employability
Carers UK ‘Jointly’
Supporting time-poor carers to manage caring responsibilities with busy lives
Podnosh ‘Recording Real Lives’
Capturing voices of disconnected people for social policy makers
Supporting and improving communication between key local authority workers around the family
Collecting digital memories for recollection activities for people suffering from dementia
Many examples of significant tech-driven/tech-enabled changes – where for social-tech?
The use of digital technology provides remarkable opportunities to redesign how we address persistent social challenges
Consider together, the:
Affordances of digital technology
The values & energy of social entrepreneurship and social business
Look again at the challenges and redesign approaches
To discover, to help demonstrate and test the potential of a new approach that uses digital technology to address a persistent social challenge.
Discover by bfishadowccFlickr
Put simply, this funding programme has been developed to help demonstrate the potential of a new approach that uses digital technology to address a persistent social challenge. The fund aims to help develop and test these early-stage ideas
Demonstrating the Social, User and Economic value of your approach
Developing and testing your technology/product/service
Strengthening and developing your organisation
Hope it was useful – more info at www.nominettrust.org.uk
The successful application of new ideas generated at the intersection of insight and invention, which leads to the creation of social or economic value
Insight understanding the context, histories and work of others
Invention finding and developing the best ideas
Application putting ideas into practice
Value capturing outcomes, impact and learning