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Haben Girma

Haben Girma is a disability rights lawyer, author and public speaker advancing disability justice. In 2013 Haben became the first deafblind person to graduate from Harvard Law School. Since then … Read more

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Dr Sue Black, OBE

A technology Evangelist and Digital Skills Expert, Sue was awarded an OBE for “services to technology” in the 2016 Queen’s New Year’s Honours list. She is now a UK government … Read more

Lewis Hine receiving his Tech4Good Special Award

Lewis Hine, Friend Finder Offical

Every year we give a Tech4Good Special Award to someone in the public eye who captures the spirit of tech for good. We’re proud to say that this year’s winner … Read more

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Maggie Philbin OBE

Maggie Philbin OBE, star of the BBC’s legendary technology show ‘Tomorrow’s World’ was the worthy recipient of our Special Award for her contribution to technology. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eDZYKyTn_18

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Jimmy Wales

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales won the Tech4Good Special Award, for inspiring others to use technology for good. Wikipedia is a not for profit project written and edited by millions of … Read more

Tech4Good Special Award 2014, Jimmy Wales

Tech4Good Special Award 2014, Jimmy Wales

The Winner of the Tech4Good Awards Judges’ Award 2014 is Jimmy Wales, co-founder of the world’s largest encyclopaedia, Wikipedia. Wikipedia is the 5th most popular website on the planet. It … Read more

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Professor Stephen Hawking

Professor Hawking has transformed our understanding of the universe and is a perfect example of the power of technology to transform people’s lives.

Dame Steve Shirley – a lifetime of using technology for good

Arriving as a refugee from Nazi Germany at the start of the Second World War Dame Stephanie Shirley’s early hardship was a spur to an amazingly successful career in IT. Having … Read more