www.nominettrust.org.uk
Looking at the intersection
What can we learn from how digital technology is used for social good?...
Connections
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We believe that the use of
digital technology can transform
the way we address big social
challenges, so we bring
together...
www.socialtech.org.uk
Nominet Trust 100
The 100 most inspiring examples of social tech innovation
Sherry Coutu CBE
Nick O’Donohoe
Lucy Berholz D...
icanmake
Cancer Research UK
History Pin
 Global intergenerational site, 40,000 contributors, 600,000 app
users
 Peoria Hist Soc 1.4 mill hits to web...
Nominet Trust: The Advocate
Digital Makers
•There’s enough failure that needs addressing
poverty, social isolation, financial exclusion, poor mental
health....
•Fail...
To help young people understand the power and potential of digital technology
and to see themselves in creating solutions ...
dan.sutch@nominettrust.org.uk
@dansutch @nominettrust
www.nominettrust.org.uk
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Naace Strategic Conference 2015 DS

Presentation about social tech for the Naace Strategic Conference, Nottingham, 2015
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Published in: Education      
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Transcripts - Naace Strategic Conference 2015 DS

  • 1. www.nominettrust.org.uk Looking at the intersection What can we learn from how digital technology is used for social good? Dan Sutch @dansutch Naace Strategic Conference, March 2015
  • 2. Connections cc FlickrEduardo Mueses
  • 3. cc Flickr brycej
  • 4. cc Flickr brycej
  • 5. cc Flickr brycej
  • 6. cc Flickr brycej
  • 7. cc Flickr brycej
  • 8. 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. • Foundation charity of Nominet – the .UK domain registry (10m+ .uk websites) • Grants of c£3m per year • Aim to demonstrate how digital technology can be used to redesign the way we address persistent social challenges NominetTrust.org.uk
  • 9. www.socialtech.org.uk
  • 10. Nominet Trust 100 The 100 most inspiring examples of social tech innovation Sherry Coutu CBE Nick O’Donohoe Lucy Berholz Dickie Armour Dawn Austwick Caroline Daniel Simon Devonshire Charlie Leadbetter Annika Small Tom Hulme
  • 11. icanmake
  • 12. Cancer Research UK
  • 13. History Pin  Global intergenerational site, 40,000 contributors, 600,000 app users  Peoria Hist Soc 1.4 mill hits to website, $14,000 image sales Consumer product led; incredible design; ‘social value’ built in Not designing for narrow user, but inclusive design historypin.com
  • 14. Nominet Trust: The Advocate
  • 15. Digital Makers
  • 16. •There’s enough failure that needs addressing poverty, social isolation, financial exclusion, poor mental health.... •Failing to use the most powerful tools available to us to address this failure IS NOT an option •By inspiring young people •By helping them see the potential of digital technologies •By helping them see themselves in making and using them •We can meet our responsibility and ensure we learn from failure to take our opportunity and so to failure
  • 17. To help young people understand the power and potential of digital technology and to see themselves in creating solutions to the biggest social challenges Demonstrate the potential of digital technology Discover by bfishadow ccFlickr
  • 18. dan.sutch@nominettrust.org.uk @dansutch @nominettrust
  • 19. www.nominettrust.org.uk Help get children active @playfitkidz needs supporters and feedback Please RT & follow #fitkidz http://youtu.be/7Q8_7oe6kmE