The ‘Good’ award

(for the best use of tech for doing good)

The philanthropic use of digital and tech skills in the region are recognised by this award. The winner will have put time and effort into using their digital capabilities or technology for the good of others.

pesky-gnats2014 winner: Opposable Games and HandAxe Ltd (Pesky gNATS)

The judges said: ‘Pesky gNats is a computer game that uses core elements of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. We love the extension of gaming into the therapeutic space, connecting with young people in their own world.’

Also shortlisted:

Judged by:

charlotte-calkinCharlotte Calkin
margaret-heffernanMargaret Heffernan
The Huffington Post
mike-largeMike Large
Real World
daryl-rushDaryl Rush
Country Director – UK
ian-robsonIan Robson
Head of T3, Science Uncovered & Computing Group
Future PLC