DL100 2016 Results
First Place on the DL100 List and Overall Winner
Share Driving Licence, DVLA
Digital Leader of the Year 2016
Maggie Philbin, CEO of Teen Tech
Most people will know Maggie from her work on Tomorrow’s World and she has stayed on the pulse of science and technology ever since. In 2014 she led an independent taskforce and her 2014 report ‘Digital Skills for Tomorrow’s World ‘met with considerable support across the sector She leads the award winning TeenTech initiative, is President of the Institute of Engineering Designers, sits on the STEM Commission for Haringey and leads the Young STEM TaskForce.
Digital Public Service Innovation of the Year 2016
Share Driving Licence, DVLA
DVLA's Share Driving Licence service provides drivers with the ability to view their driving licence information online and share it quick and easily with those who need it. The driver controls who they share their data with and those receiving it get a clear, up-to-date summary of the driving record.
Digital Public Service Innovation of the Year is sponsored by
Charity Digital Leader of the Year 2016
Action for Children
Action for Children supports the Scout's digital manifesto for children: using digital to learn, inspire and share, whilst staying safe online and knowing when to switch off. With digital such a major part of children's lives we are embracing technology in how we work, engage and collaborate.
Charity Digital Leader of the Year is sponsored by
Digital Inclusion and Skills Initiative of the Year 2016
Coding & Programming in Primary Schools, iTeach UK
The Coding & Programming project has brought about real change in Northern Ireland and Scotland as hundreds of pupils and teachers are engaged in embedding coding in the curriculum in Primary Schools across the region.
Digital Inclusion and Skills Initiative of the Year is sponsored by
Cyber Resilience Innovation of the Year 2016
Cyber Security Challenge UK
The Cyber Security Challenge is a series of national competitions, learning programmes, and networking initiatives designed to identify, inspire and enable more EU citizens resident in the UK to become cyber security professionals. Established to bolster the national pool of cyber skills, it offers a unique programme of activities to introduce sufficient numbers of appropriately skilled individuals to learning and career opportunities in the profession.
Cyber Resilience Innovation of the Year is sponsored by
Consumer Digital Innovation of the Year 2016
Consumer Digital Team, Lloyds Banking Group
Lloyds Banking Group (LBG) is transforming a 250 year old financial institution to become the best digital franchise in the UK banking sector by investing over £1billion in improving digital capability for its customers. In five years the bank has achieved a 400% online growth with over 11.5m active online customers, including over 6.5m mobile customers. They experience ‘beautifully simple banking’ designed for customers, by customers in the innovation labs. The bank passionately believes digital should be inclusive not exclusive and through its 12,000 digital champions and strategic partners, it plays a vital role in helping the 12 million people who lack basic digital skills to get online.
Consumer Digital Innovation of the Year is sponsored by
Cross-Sector Digital Collaboration of the Year 2016
DVSA MOT Modernisation Programme, Kainos
The key to the success of the DVSA's MOT modernisation project was continuous collaboration between users and the project team. By using agile development, DVSA has achieved its goals and boasts a service that is easy to use and cost-efficient.
SME Digital Leader of the Year 2016
Informed Solutions is an award-winning, independent provider of 'end to end' digital transformation services, specialising in complex transactional environments. We deliver digital services and solutions across a broad spectrum of industry and government sector clients in over 40 countries and have been named North West Export Champions 2016 by UKTI.
Fintech Innovation of the Year 2016
PayPal Working Capital
PayPal has changed the way that SMEs can access funding to invest and grow their businesses. PayPal Working Capital is a fast, fair and flexible alternative to a traditional loan. Eligible business customers can apply in minutes for a cash advance against their future sales, and receive the funds that same day.
Digital Council of the Year 2016
Wigan Council is ambitious - developing a true digital borough and ensuring everyone enjoys the power of digital. Our digital strategy outlines our ambition to make Wigan the best digital council and truly digital borough by 2020. We have defined measures of success for business growth, connectivity and tackling digital exclusion.
DL Local Champion 2016
Caron Alexander - Northern Ireland
Caron is currently the Director of both Digital and Technology Shared Services. This includes provision of IT infrastructure services for the NI Civil Service and some wider public sector organisations, responsibility for the NI Government citizen portal www.nidirect.gov.uk (including nidirect contact centre services) and delivering the NI Digital Transformation Programme. She has successfully completed the digital programmes first major milestone of delivering 16 new digital citizen facing services and increasing digital transactions by more than 3.5 million. In her role she also drives the NI Open Data agenda, and following publication of the NI Open Data Strategy last year has delivered the already successful NI Open Data Portal www.opendatani.gov.uk. Previously Caron developed the Department of the Environment NI digital strategy and held a number of programme management and senior IT positions in the NICS.
Computer Weekly Editor's Awards 2016
Vulnerable People Emergency Response by Surrey County Council
Surrey County Council, in conjunction with Kainos and Skyscape, used agile development and cloud hosting to build a data sharing hub allowing relief agencies to share specific information during emergencies. This system will help ensure our most vulnerable residents are protected and the strain on emergency responders is reduced.
Digital pioneers from across the UK’s public, private and non-profit sectors gathered in central London on Thursday evening to celebrate the winners of the 2015 DL100 Awards.
The Email a Prisoner app by Prison Technology Services, part of the Unilink Group, was named overall winner of the 2015 Digital Leaders 100 Awards, at a glittering ceremony at the Hilton Hotel on Park Lane on Thursday evening.
The event, attended by 400 digital pioneers from the public, private and non-profit sectors, also saw the announcement of the ten category winners (listed below,) and the DL100 Editor’s Award, which went to Lloyds Banking Group. The final order of the full Digital Leaders 100 list was also unveiled, and is available to download now.
As well as the awards, the evening featured a gala dinner bookended by keynote addresses from Rachel Neaman, Chair of Digital Leaders and CEO of GO On UK, and Mike Bracken, Executive Director of Digital and Chief Data Officer for the UK Government.
The 2015 Digital Leaders 100 Winners List
Email a Prisoner App, Prison Technology Services, part of the Unilink Group
DL100 EDITOR’S AWARD 2015
Lloyds Banking Group
DIGITAL COUNCIL OF THE YEAR
Bournemouth Borough Council
BEST CENTRAL GOVERNMENT DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION TEAM OR PROJECT
GOV.UK Team, Government Digital Service
BEST CITIZEN SERVICES APP
Email a Prisoner App, Prison Technology Services, part of the Unilink Group
DIGITAL PUBLIC FIGURE OF THE YEAR
Baroness Martha Lane Fox
SME DIGITAL LEADER OF THE YEAR
CHARITY/SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DIGITAL LEADER OF THE YEAR
INDUSTRY DIGITAL LEADER OF THE YEAR
BEST HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE PRODUCT OR SERVICE
Widening Digital Participation, Tinder Foundation and NHS
BEST DIGITAL INCLUSION PRODUCT OR SERVICE
BEST DIGITAL SKILLS PRODUCT OR SERVICE
The Digital Leaders 100
At a dinner on June 18th the DL100 2014 winner was announced - Baroness Martha Lane Fox.
The DL100 Awards Dinner featured comedian Richard Herring and Kate Russell from BBC Click and the dinner also included a charity raffle in aid of Colalife which raised £2,000.
The DL100 Winners Video
The DL100 results were as follows;
Public Representative/ Elected Member - Baroness Martha Lane Fox
Central Government - Mike Bracken
Tom McCann awarding the prize to Eleri Pengelly
Local Government - Helen Reynolds
Richard South awarding the prize to Helen Reynolds
NGO - AbilityNet
Chi Onwurah MP awarding the prize to Dennis Dearden
Start Up - Breezie
Earl of Erroll awarding the prize to Jeh Kazimi
SME - Playmob
Richard Hubbard awarding the prize to Jude Ower and the Playmob Team
Industry - Skyscape Cloud Services
Iain Cherry awarding the prize to Phil Dawson
Digital Inclusion Service or Product - Get Connected - Post Office
Mark Bailey awarding the prize to Alan Taylor
Education Service or Product - Code Club
Robin Knowles awarding the prize to Clare Sutcliffe
Healthcare Service or Product - NHS Choices
Andrew Gardner awarding the prize to Rachel Neaman
People's Choice - NHS Choices
Katy Menczer presenting the prize to Rachel Neaman
DL100 Overall Winner - Baroness Martha Lane Fox
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The Digital Leaders 100 List was launched in 2013 to recognise outstanding digital achievement across the UK’s public, private and non-profit sectors. The list celebrates key individuals and organisations operating at the cutting edge of digital innovation and the transformation of public services and socio-economic opportunities across the UK.
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