Semifinalist projects in Brazil

Social transformation and inclusion initiatives in digital environments

Beaba

BEABA BEABA

Category: Improvements in health and digital technology (e-Health)

Beaba (be-a-bá) has adopted as its mission the demystification of cancer, providing information in a clear, objective and optimistic way about the disease and the treatment of children, adolescents and their carers.

Instituto Horas da Vida

INSTITUTO HORAS DA VIDA INSTITUTO HORAS DA VIDA

Categoría: Improvements in health and digital technology (e-Health)

The doctors who volunteer to collaborate with this project devote hours to people with no resources in an organized way. They don't deal with emergencies and highly complex cases. Their intention is to complement the SUS state health service without aiming to replace it.

Instituto Strabos

INSTITUTO STRABOS INSTITUTO STRABOS

Category: Improvements in health and digital technology (e-Health)

The project promotes corrective surgery for strabismus in people from less privileged social classes.

Kakau

KAKAU KAKAU

Category: Innovation in insurance

A insurance marketing application using a virtual assistant based on IA and Big Data. Its objective is to provide access to insurance cover for those who have never contracted any before.

Pluvi.on

PLUVI.ON PLUVI.ON

Category: Innovation in insurance

This platform has a major environmental social impact and combines high definition weather forecasting with a network of low-cost climate sensors.

Insurance for all

INSURANCE FOR ALL INSURANCE FOR ALL

Category: Innovation in insurance

This is a mobile device that enables vehicles to be tracked in an economical way (GPRS) and allows for emergency calls to be made to the authorities or the family through the press of a button with a much quicker than average response time.

Wiimove

WIIMOVE WIIMOVE

Category: Mobility and road safety

An application that enables workers at a company to share transport and parking, integrating with both public and private platforms to reduce costs for its users.

Zumpy

ZUMPY ZUMPY

Category: Mobility and road safety

A carsharing platform linked to social media to reduce safety risks, pollution and journey costs and to expand users' travel options. It uses a virtual currency that be exchanged for incentives and discounts on the ZUMPY network.

Viver de Bike

VIVER DE BIKE VIVER DE BIKE

Category: Mobility and road safety

This project promotes job creation and income through the production process of bicycles. It runs repair and technology training workshops to encourage young people to be entrepreneurial.