Information Proficiency Announced as Finalist - Most Impactful Social Benefit - WAITTA 2017
The WAITTA INCITE Awards showcases ICT innovation and excellence across 10 awards - recognising individual achievement, product innovation and project excellence. The program provides opportunities to both the companies at the cutting edge of technology innovation as well as leading professionals across the industry to be recognised and celebrated. On Friday the 16th of June WAITTA Awards were announced.
Information Proficiency made it through all the stages to become a finalist. The submission for the award was under Most Impactful Social Benefit and for a project at DFES capturing content from the field during emergency incidents and feeding it live to Records Manager and the control room. This category had 5 finalists including us. Unfortunately we did not win the final award but we are proud to have made it to the finals.
We would like to offer our congratulations to all winners, including Global Live who won this category. The Balconi Smart Torch was developed by Global Live, is a handheld two-way video conference system is primarily developed for remote telehealth care. The newly developed technology provides most remote and disadvantaged communities access to medical specialists globally, with connection over Satellite, 3G, 4G and Wi-Fi.
The video for our nomination is available below: