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Finalists for the 26th WAITTA INCITE Awards 2016-17

The Finalists for the 26th Annual WAITTA INCITE Awards were announced on 7 April 2017, at the "Innovation Excellence" Lunch forum.  Awards were presented by Hon. Dave Kelly MLA, Minister for Water; Fisheries; Forestry; Innovation & ICT; Science.  

Speakers were Minister Kelly, Giles Nunis (Chief Executive and Government Chief information Officer, OGCIO, and Mark Pesce (entrepreneur).
See Photos from the Finalist Lunch >

Finalists

Below is a listing of all finalists.  Winners and National iAwards Finalists will be announced at the Gala Presentation Dinner on 16 June 2017.

Professional Categories

For two categories (Achiever of the Year and Pearcey Western Australian Entrepreneur of the Year), the recipients of these awards will be awarded on 16 June 2017 at the 26th Annual WAITTA INCITE Awards Gala Presentation Dinner.

Most Impactful Social Benefit >Most Innovative Collaborative Technology >Most Effective eBusiness Solution >Most Effective Government Solution >Most Creative Media/Entertainment Technology >Most Effective Platform >Most Disruptive Technology >Best Tertiary Student of the Year >Startup of the Year >

2016-17 Important Dates

3-9 May 2017
Judging Presentations
16 June 2017
26th Annual WAITTA INCITE Awards Gala Presentation Dinner
30 August 2017
National iAwards Presentation,
Melbourne VIC

Most Impactful Social Benefit

Balconi Smart Torch - Global Live

Balconi Telecommunications

The Balconi Smart Torch – Global Live, is a handheld two-way video conference system for remote areas to connect to Globally. The newly developed technology provides most remote and disadvantaged communities access to medical specialists globally. Primarily developed for remote telehealth care. It connects over Satellite, 3G, 4G and Wi-Fi.

Website >LinkedIn >

CoderDojo WA

Fogarty Foundation

CoderDojo WA is a Western Australian network of grassroots, community-led computer programming clubs for young people aged 7-17. These clubs, or, "Dojos," provide fun, free and social learning opportunities where young people can develop a love of coding by building creative digital projects, all with the support of volunteer Mentors.

Website >LinkedIn >

Coastal Risk Australia

NGIS Australia & CRC for Spatial Information

Coastal Risk Australia is a world first website that empowers coastal communities to take action regarding climate change. For the first time Australians can visualise how their homes and neighbourhoods could be vulnerable to rising sea levels driven by climate change.

Website >LinkedIn >

Information Management goes Mobile

Information Proficiency

The WA Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) face life and death situations where there is little time to gather critical, field generated information. To overcome this, Information Proficiency designed a solution that enables mobile and remote critical information capture that automatically synchronises with their centralised eDRMS.

Website >LinkedIn >

Intelicare - Connecting Care

Frontline Services Pty Ltd

As our population age demographic changes, there is a growing requirement for people to remain independent in their own homes for longer. The Intelicare solution has considered the whole aging- in-place paradigm enabling seniors to live with dignity in the comfort of their own home.

Website >LinkedIn >

MSWA Member Services

MSWA & Illuminance Solutions

MSWA is implementing a Client Information Management solution that improves client experience in the disability sector. The solution benefits clients by considering their individual preferences, delivering services when they desire them and ensures viability of the organisation through increased efficiencies. It is designed to improve both employee and client satisfaction.

Website >LinkedIn >

Team RDRF

Centre for Comparative Genomics, Murdoch University

The RDRF is a secure, open-source, web-based patient-centric registry framework that connects health stakeholders within disease communities. Worldwide, patient registries are critical tools for clinical research, service planning, informing clinical best practice, and recruiting patients for drug trials. Patient registries are needed for both chronic and rare human diseases.

Website >LinkedIn >

Most Innovative Collaborative Technology

Balconi Smart Torch - Global Live

Balconi Telecommunications

The Balconi Smart Torch – Global Live, is a handheld two-way video conference system for remote areas to connect to globally. The newly developed technology provides most remote and disadvantaged communities access to medical specialists globally. Primarily developed for remote telehealth care. It connects over Satellite, 3G, 4G and Wi-Fi.

Website >LinkedIn >

Client Management System for MSWA

Illuminance Solutions

The multi-component cloud based Client Information Management solution designed and developed by Illuminance Solutions for MSWA (formerly the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Western Australia) is aimed at improving MSWA’s organisational capabilities through better collaboration on client service planning and delivery, improved utilisation of organisational resources, and mobility for support workers.

Website >LinkedIn >

Elizabeth Quay Unified Technology System

Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority
& IBMS Pty Ltd

The Elizabeth Quay Project Unified Technology System (UTS) is a collaborative platform created to integrate numerous discrete systems and IoT devices across the precinct into a web based management platform. The UTS has a responsive interface that provides enhanced management processes, improved emergency response management, detailed analytics and improved security.

Website >LinkedIn >

Human Centred Design - Rate My Space

Rate My Space

Buildings are designed for people right? Unfortunately not always, after a building is finished there are few checks on how it functions for the people working inside.

Rate My Space is a platform where people can rate their physical space and organisations can gain actionable insights to improve the space.

Website >LinkedIn >

Omniflow

Process Automation Group

Looking for immediate and continual productivity gains? Omniflow provides a digital workspace to manage all work across your business. Start with manual work allocation, then let the AI take charge as you move towards automation. Analytics provide full visibility and notifications, whilst Gamification motivates colleagues and provides recognition.

Website >LinkedIn >

Smarter Planning Perth

Esri Australia

Smarter Planning Perth (SPP) is a smart online mapping system that drives economic efficiency and minimises disruption across Perth through greater collaboration between government and utility companies in infrastructure delivery. Though still in pilot stage, SPP has delivered significant benefits in scheduling roadworks across the city

Website >LinkedIn >

Most Effective eBusiness Solution

Corona Compliance Management

Norwood Systems

Organisations in Finance, Healthcare and Government sectors are subject to regulations regarding the retention of communications Often these communications are SMS's which cannot be systematically recorded and archived. Corona Compliance Management enables organisations to capture and retain SMS messages sent between their staff and customers, clients and patients.

Website >LinkedIn >

EASEEedi™ powered by
Cat Tech

Cat Tech Pty Ltd

Trading  is easy ... with EASEEedi™.
Deliver your global trading partners a  fully-validated accurate transaction in seconds with little to no fuss and expense. Create better connections with supply chains and partners, worldwide, all the time and free up staff from mundane data entry to focus on creating real business. 

Website >LinkedIn >

Fieldmagic

CRM Online

Fieldmagic is the most complete Field Services software platform available on the market today. The platform combines a leading CRM with a complete field services solution and aims to eliminate paper- based processes and reduce overheads, placing a strong focus on improving operational efficiency and customer service.

Website >LinkedIn >

Neuroverse

Snowden

Neuroverse is a highly scalable cloud based software as a service platform, enabling the rapid implementation of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, unifying ingestion of real time data from connected devices and traditional data sources. The data is made available for advanced analytics, self-service BI, 3D visualisation, and custom applications.

Website >LinkedIn >

Most Effective Government Solution

eNotice

Department of Commerce, EnergySafety

EnergySafety has delivered eNotice, a web based solution to the gas and electricity industry in WA providing significant savings in cost and time to tradesmen  and business owners lodging required work notices. It has replaced paper forms with an efficient, accurate, timely solution achieving cost savings for industry and government. 

Website >LinkedIn >

Intelicare - Connecting Care

Frontline Services Pty Ltd

As our population age demographic changes, there is a growing requirement for people  to remain independent in their own homes for longer. The Intelicare solution has considered the whole aging- in-place paradigm enabling seniors to live with dignity in the comfort of their own home.

Website >LinkedIn >

Murdoch University Way Finder Project

Lateral

Leading international research-led University, Murdoch University has developed a  mobile way finding solution called 'Wayfinder' which assists visitors to navigate easily around Murdoch University Campuses and provides a common understanding of venue and location information, through the standardisation of nomenclature across source of truth and downstream systems.

Website >LinkedIn >

Rock Port. Connect. Anywhere. Anytime.

City of Rockingham

In February, the City of Rockingham launched an innovative website portal. Rock Port® enables community members to connect with the City on anywhere and anytime. Rock Port will improve the level of customer service to the community, provide community members with information that suits their individual preferences and reduce costs.

Website >LinkedIn >

WARS Modernisation Project

Ajilon Australia & Department of the Attorney General, Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages

WARS is being developed to deliver a faster, dynamic, more secure and future proofed registry that brings it into the digital age. Increased interoperability will allow the registry to facilitate the provision of vital life event information to a wide range of government entities and elevated digital services for citizens.

Website >LinkedIn >

Zoodata Inspect

Zoodata

Every day our governments conduct thousands of inspections, mostly on paper. Zoodata Inspect automates any type of inspection process, enabling organizations to easily set up, conduct and manage inspection and monitoring activities. Providing a secure audit trail to satisfy corporate governance, our communities will know governments are keeping us safe.

Website >LinkedIn >

Most Creative Media/Entertainment Technology

Thred

Lateral

Thred Ltd has developed a globally relevant software platform that seamlessly provides unified social messaging, along with content creation and sharing, in one simple and intuitive consumer App. Thred uniquely delivers the ability for consumers to unite their messaging, mail, connections, SMS and more, into one simple ‘thred’.

Website >LinkedIn >

Phone Jacks

Lateral

If you’re out and about and you discover your phone is low on battery - use the Phone Jacks app to find venues nearby with a free Phone Jacks portable charger. While you charge your phone, use the app to discover promotions and giveaways from top venues across Australia.

Website >LinkedIn >

Most Effective Platform

Client Management System for MSWA

Illuminance Solutions

The multi-component Client Information Management solution designed and developed by Illuminance Solutions for MSWA (formerly the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Western Australia) is aimed at improving MSWA’s organisational capabilities by providing a client and services information management system that brings together various aspects of care services in a client-centric platform.

Website >LinkedIn >

FERTview

NGIS Australia & CSBP Limited

FERTview is a game changing Precision Agriculture innovation that is transforming crop nutrition practices. FERTview is an end to end Precision Agriculture product suite that allows farmers and agronomists to plan and manage soil samples and fertiliser plans across farms, integrating vegetation and rainfall data to produce recommendations.

Website >LinkedIn >

FTP Technologies IMS

FTP Technologies Pty Ltd

Imagine SolarWinds and Google Earth had a love child that was exponentially more user-friendly and feature packed. You now have FTP Technologies' Integrated Management System (IMS). IMS Allows for real-time visibility, monitoring, and control of your entire operation, anywhere in the world; the platform’s potential is virtually limitless.

Website >LinkedIn >

Intelicare - Connecting Care

Frontline Services Pty Ltd

As our population age demographic changes, there is a growing requirement for people to remain independent in their own homes for longer. The Intelicare solution has considered the whole aging- in-place paradigm enabling seniors to live with dignity in the comfort of their own home.

Website >LinkedIn >

LandTracker Asset Management System

LandTrack Systems

LandTracker is a radical self-configurable open ended productivity tool for asset and compliance tracking. Its ability to seamlessly integrate local data with online databases generates productivity gains across a range of industries, while its focus on change tracking, auditing and transparency minimises data entry and errors.

Website >LinkedIn >

Neuroverse

Snowden

Neuroverse is a highly scalable cloud based software as a service platform, enabling the rapid implementation of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, unifying ingestion of real time data from connected devices and traditional data sources. The data is made available for advanced analytics, self-service BI, 3D visualisation, and custom applications.

Website >LinkedIn >

Most Disruptive Technology

Cycliq

Cycliq

Cycliq is an Australian company and lifestyle brand that sells safety and action camera solutions for cycling commuters, mountain bikers, racers and professional cyclists. Sold in over 25 countries, Cycliq’s patent pending technologies deliver innovative and award winning technologies that help cyclists feel safer while they record their cycling adventures.

Website >LinkedIn >

Definitiv

Definitiv Group Pty Ltd

Definitiv  is disruptive HRIS technology delivering a unique SAAS platform. Definitiv automates and enhances people management at the enterprise and mid-tier  market level to deliver measurable productivity and savings to its customers.  A comprehensive ERP of People; Definitiv is designed by payroll experts and developed by experienced software engineers.

Website >LinkedIn >

Fastbrick Robotics

Fastbrick Robotics Limited

Fastbrick Robotics aims to improve the speed, accuracy and safety of the global brick construction industry utilising the worlds latest innovation in mobile robotic technology, the Hadrian X.

Website >LinkedIn >

GreenPrecision

NGIS Australia & CSBP Limited

GreenPrecision  is a world first website that utilises cutting edge cloud technology to  deliver vegetation analysis across the entire world in a free and open  website. For the first time farmers and agronomists can see the variation in  plant health across the world and use this to make better decisions. 

Website >LinkedIn >

Intelicare - Connecting Care

Frontline Services Pty Ltd

This revolutionary, intelligent and self-learning product will take the detection of dyslexia to a new level through the use of brainwave signal patterns. This cloud-based solution bundled together with a lightweight EEG headset is all it takes to give this hidden disability a visibility.

Website >LinkedIn >

Thred

Lateral

Thred Ltd has developed a globally relevant software platform that seamlessly provides unified social messaging, along with content creation and sharing, in one simple and intuitive consumer application. Thred uniquely delivers the ability for consumers to unite their messaging, mail, connections, SMS and more, into one simple ‘thred’.

Website >LinkedIn >

Best Tertiary Student Project of the Year

Albert Meter

Harshani Perera - Murdoch University

This revolutionary, intelligent and self-learning product will take the detection of dyslexia to a new level through the use of brainwave signal patterns. This cloud-based solution bundled together with a lightweight EEG headset is all it takes to give this hidden disability a visibility.

Website >LinkedIn >

Stand-alone Distributed Generation for Rural Areas (SDGRA)

James Fletcher - University of Western Australia

A computational tool to identify rural customers that are optimally supplied electricity via distributed generation has been created to assist electrical network utilities during a transformative industry period. The tool utilises artificial intelligence techniques, pathing algorithms and power models, and incorporates numerous databases to produce both numerical and visual results.

Website >LinkedIn >

HandMap

Nathan Glover - Curtin University

HandMap will simplify the creation of personal medical devices for people living with disabilities. The package enables users to capture the physical information required for the generation of medical splints by themselves, using personal devices such as smart phones and webcams, and thus removing the need for hospital visits.

Website >LinkedIn >

Neuromender v3.0

Adam de Blanken, Dave Belson, Connor Berry, Adrian Hampel, Gilbert Hicks & Joshua Voysey - Murdoch University

Neuromender is a low-cost, end-to-end in-home rehabilitation solution for stroke survivors. It utilises off-the-shelf technology and a backend data analytics engine for monitoring and reporting. Neuromender enables clinicians to prescribe customised rehabilitation plans whilst empowering survivors to do rehabilitation in-home.

Website >LinkedIn >

Power Law Based Quick Denial of Service Detection System

Stefan Prandl - Curtin University

A denial of service detection method based on power law probability distributions that allows users to detect denial of service attacks quickly and accurately with low overhead and no specialised hardware, and without needing an internet or ISP based partner to analyse traffic.

Website >LinkedIn >

Remedy

Luke Phipps, Samuel Evans-Powell,
Emma Rigelsford, Stefania Eng, Jaxom Nutt & Julian Smith - Murdoch University

Remedy was created for Optika Solutions and the Fiona Wood Foundation as a cooperative clinical support tool. Remedy links data, Artificial Intelligence and treatment scenarios to the total care of patients. Using Virtual Reality, Remedy changes how care-givers can collaborate to improve patient outcomes and reduce the cost of treatment.

Website >LinkedIn >

The Modern Honey-Pi Network

Wilmer Reyes, Donovan Flack, Tyson Mcelroy, Kashyap Vijay & Joanna Irungu - Edith Cowan University

The Modern Honey-Pi Network , is a distributed decoy-based intrusion detection solution designed for businesses world-wide. The product enhances existing security infrastructure by providing information regarding attack tactics, techniques and procedures. 

Website >LinkedIn >

Startup of the Year

BuildingApprovals.com

BuildingApprovals.com (Australia) Pty Ltd

A first of kind web app to help builders and property developers to generate more sales, leads and to assess properties for development.

Built out of frustration in the current building approval process and the spread of information across multiple agencies and information portals. A group of Structural Engineers set about building an app to address this big gap in the market.

Website >LinkedIn >

Formalytics

Formalytics

Formalytics'  video analysis technology combines computer vision and augmented reality to  turn any soccer ball into a smart ball. We enable any soccer player with a  smartphone to film their kicks and receive actionable feedback on speed,  placement and trajectory. Our technology accelerates the rate of learning and  improvement.

Website >LinkedIn >

Intelicare - Connecting Care

Frontline Services Pty Ltd

As our population age demographic changes, there is a growing requirement for people to remain independent in their own homes for longer. The Intelicare solution has considered the whole aging- in-place paradigm enabling seniors to live with dignity in the comfort of their own home

Website >LinkedIn >

SpacetoCo.com

SpacetoCo Pty Ltd

SpacetoCo is a website for the listing and short-term rental of Spaces. SpacetoCo makes it possible for individuals to easily list their Space to an online marketplace. This marketplace then serves the general community by handling locational searches, availability, two-way reviews and payments. Everything we do encourages local area economies.

Website >LinkedIn >

Stuck

Azimuth Labs Pty Ltd

On  demand roadside assistance from local automotive experts in your area.  Stuck's fast, affordable and safe service sends you roadside help at the tap  of an app. No annual membership is needed, only pay for what you need.

Website >LinkedIn >

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