Secondary Level

Name of InstitutionName of GroupNumber of StudentsCategoryDescription of Idea/mobile ApplicationTarget Ministry/DepartmentMore Details
St Vincent Girls' High SchoolTech Patrol2IdeaThis group proposed an innovative idea to improve the police system technologically by digitalizing the police records and other relevant information to ensure accuracy, immediate data access, provision of additional background information and data integrity to be implemented by the Police department.
The problems the idea seeks to solve are 1) the time spent locating criminal records 2) Inefficient record keeping 3) Lack of necessary information and 4) The use of a lot of resources such as paper. The target market is the police officers and the implementation of the idea will make locating criminal records faster, it will cut down on resources such as paper and provide more background information on criminals.
Ministry of National Security, Air & SeaPort DevelopmentClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Vincent Girls' High SchoolSassulators4IdeaThis group proposes an idea for an app that interacts with tourists about places in St. Vincent as they tour the island giving them information on the places and location. The Government Ministry they chose was the Tourism department. The problem that the idea solves is the lack of translators and tour guides for tourists. The target market is the tourists and the government will benefit as they will save money from paying tour guides and translators.Ministry of toursim
St. Vincent Girls' High SchoolATSD3IdeaThis group proposes an idea for an app that consists of textbooks, dictionaries in eBook format. It allows teachers to give feedback on a students’ performance and for students to be able to check their grades. Assignments and exercises can be done online. The Government Ministry identified is the Ministry of Education. The problem that the idea seeks to solve is that the government would not have to buy books for the book loan scheme since all books would be downloaded on the devices therefore saving money. The target market is the students and teachers on secondary level. The idea will save the government money because they do not have to pay for books for the schools. It will save paper. It will make the marking scheme and register more accurate.
Ministry of EducationClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Vincent Grammar SchoolTrendsetters3IdeaThis group proposed an idea to provide updates to the general public about health issues in St.Vincent and the Grenadines. The Government Ministry they chose was the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment. The idea seeks to solve issues such as lack of communication between the public and the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment. The target market was the general public and the government will benefit as the implementation of the idea will foster better communication between the public and the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment.Ministry of Health Wellness and the EnvironmentClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Vincent Grammar SchoolSVG 0072IdeaThis group proposes an idea to create a card enabling patients and doctors to access basic health information such as blood type and allergies. The government ministry identified is the Ministry of Health/ Health sector. This idea seeks to solve the problem of the hassle of gathering patient files when switching doctor. The target market is the doctors, medical officials and patients. The idea will benefit the government as the information will be readily and easily availableMinistry of Health Wellness and the Environment
St Martin Secondary SchoolPrototype3IdeaThis group proposes an idea for being able to have a robot to locate a dangerous device in hazardous material. The ministry the idea applies to is the ministry of defense or Royal St Vincent and the Grenadines police force. The problem the idea seeks to solve is that there is no way of protecting of our arm force when trying to locate a bomb or hazardous material. The target market is the Police Force and people of St Vincent and the Grenadines. The Police will be able to use our idea to decide how dangerous a situation is before placing physical body in harm way.Ministry of National Security, Air & SeaPort Development
St Martin Secondary SchoolHydrophonic3IdeaThis group proposes an idea for the growing of plants/vegetables without the use of soil. The ministry to which the idea applies is the ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of Education. The problem that the idea seeks to solve is the decline in the number of students doing Agriculture and be able to fight the drought season. The target market is the students and farmers. The idea will benefit the government as it will increase agriculture production and the number of persons continues to develop the agriculture sector.
Ministry of Agriculture and Ministry of Education
St Martin Secondary SchoolTrack IT2IdeaThis group proposes an idea for being able to see in 3D how a particular vehicle incident occurred. The government ministry the idea applies to is the Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force (Traffic Department). The problem the idea seeks to solve is that it will give the officer a creating insight in the occurrence of traffic accidents. The target market is the RSVGPF and the driving public. The government will benefit as the idea help in the better design of roads for safer driving etc.Royal St Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force( Traffic Department)
Thomas Saunders Secondary SchoolKetamrad3IdeaThis group proposes an idea for a game/app made especially for use of the notebooks distributed by the government as part of the one laptop per child program that aims to capitalize a students’ love for gaming in order to ace their grammar and vocabulary. The idea applies to the Ministry of Education. The problem the idea seeks to solve is the children’s vocabularies are weak they are into a lot of gaming so what this app will do is expand their vocabulary and knowledge. The target market is students over 11 years of age. The government will benefit as the literacy rate will increase, the government will spend less money training individuals therefore there will be more efficient and skilled people in the workplace.Ministry of Education
Thomas Saunders Secondary SchoolKetamrad 2.02IdeaThis group proposes an innovative idea to help individuals check to see if money is ready or if it is time to pay at the treasury. The ministry the idea applies to is the ministry of finance and Treasury department. The problem the idea seeks to solve is people have to wait long in lines for cheques from treasury and when they get to the top there is none for them and they wasted time waiting. The target market is the people collecting payments from the company. It is benefiting from the rowdy behavior of citizens.
Ministry of Finance and Treasury Department
Thomas Saunders Secondary SchoolKeoke2IdeaThis group proposes an idea for an app which allows a person to apply for a passport on a smartphone.It saves time, so the person can just collect it when they go at the immigration office. The government ministry the idea applies too is the Passport and Immigration Office and Registry. The problem the idea seeks to solve is the time that is being spent for applying and obtaining for a passport. The target market is persons who are going to apply for a passport. The idea increases the speed which passport and immigration office can give passports to citizens.Immigration Department
Union island Secondary SchoolUISS IT Group4IdeaThis group proposed a system catering for the different needs of all students throughout the primary and secondary schools for them to function well in society. The Government Ministry they chose was the Ministry of Education. The idea seeks to decrease the levels of school dropouts and emotional or psychological issues faced by students. The target market was the primary and secondary schools and the government will benefit as the idea increases the level of each student, creating a better rounded and educated society and decreases negativity in the society.Ministry of EducationClick to view video presentation from Finals
Union Island Secondary SchoolUISS GEO5IdeaThis group proposed an idea for a property administration system that uses the internet to create a property information system where legal, technical and geographical systems are managed in a single system. The Government department they chose was the Inland Revenue and Physical Planning. The implementation of the idea will speed up searches and eliminates over lapping of land records. The target market is the property owners and the government will benefit by being able to better identify persons who owe property tax and manage land information recordsInland Revenue and Physical PlanningClick to view video presentation from Finals
Georgetown Secondary School5B Tech4IdeaThis group proposed an innovative idea which will centralize the schools; report system and allow all grades of students to be easily and quickly assessed by the Ministry of Education. The idea will be implemented by the Ministry of Education and will allow the Ministry to access any student information at will and be able to speed up transfers, transcripts and general information retrieval. The target market identified is the teachers, principals and Ministry of Education head office. The implementation of the idea will benefit the Ministry as they will save paper as reports will be stored electronically. Speed up retrieval of students reports and allow the Ministry of Education to identify trends and deal with them promptly.
Ministry of EducationClick to view video presentation from Finals
George Stephens Senior Secondary SchoolMeteostarz5IdeaThis group proposed the creation of an alert system preferably in the form of a mobile application that will provide daily alerts directly from the SVG Met Office. This idea will be implemented by the Ministry of National Security, Air and Sea Port. The idea seeks to solve problems such as shortcomings in the public awareness of daily weather and shortcomings in the public knowledge of potential weather problems. The target market is NEMO, SVG Met Office and the populace of SVG. The implementation of the idea will improve awareness of potential weather problems and related effects that will in turn mitigate loss of life and damages.Ministry of National Security, Air & SeaPort Click to view video presentation from Finals
George Stephens Senior Secondary SchoolSuperGSSSS4IdeaThis group proposes an integrated Health Information System for St. Vincent and the Grenadines. This Seeks to better organize and retrieve patient health information, thus, providing more efficient health service. The government ministry chosen was the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment. The problems that the idea seeks to solve are paper records and inefficient storage, lack of integrated data between clinics and the hospital and the lack of knowledge of patient history. The target market is the Ministry of Health, Hospital and Clinic services and Administrative control. The Integrated Health Information System will improve the information managed by the Ministry of Health, improve performance and maximize patient care in SVG.

Ministry of Health Wellness and the EnvironmentClick to view video presentation from Finals
Troumaca Ontario Secondary SchoolTOSS Innovators 20145IdeaThis group proposes an idea that seeks to computerize the process of applying and receiving a criminal record. The government ministry the idea applies to is the Ministry of National Security. His idea will make the process of applying for a criminal record less tedious and will also allow person living abroad to apply for a record themselves. The target market is persons applying for visas, permanent residency and all persons requesting police records. The idea will computerize the system thus making the process quicker and less tedious.Ministry of National Security, Air & SeaPort DevelopmentClick to view video presentation from Finals
North Union Secondary SchoolArchernar3IdeaThis group proposes a web-based database for the management of police records which allow for: 1. Application of a police record 2. Payment of the police record 3. A searchable database of all police records 4. Flexible distribution of police records to the divisions. The government ministry the idea applies to is the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Royal Police Force and the Immigration department. The problem the idea seeks to solve are inefficiency at the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Headquarters. The target market is the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Royal Police Force. The system will benefit the government and all stakeholders in the following ways: 1. Reduce Labor Cost 2. Improve Record Keeping of Revenue 3. Improved Efficiency in File management and 4. Integration of ICT at the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Royal Police Force.Royal St vincent and the Grenadines Police Force and Immigration DepartmentClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Vincent Girls' High SchoolTech Girls5IdeaThis group proposes an idea where you can sign up online or register at the district clinics where ever you signed up. The information would then be sent to the main hospital when you arrive there will be a tablet/device in the waiting area there you enter your name and problem like what occurred then it directs you to where you should go also a dollar extra would be added to the tax to help maintain the devices. The Government Ministry or department chosen was the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital. This idea helps by reducing the amount of time you have to wait until you can see a doctor and it prevents the asking of questions when you are in distress. The target market is the Ministry of Health and Health services. The idea will help to speed up the waiting process and hospital will have a recorded file of everyone’s health states.Ministry of Health Wellness and the EnvironmentClick to view video presentation from Finals
Petiti Bordel Secondary SchoolPBSS Inventors3IdeaThis group proposed an idea as tourist along our beaches and tourism sites do not feel safe and therefore the need for improved safety along our beaches and recreational sites. Using technology to monitor these areas effectively will make visitors feel safer.
Ministry of ToursimClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Vincent Grammar SchoolThe Briskest3Mobile ApplicationThis group proposed a mobile application that allows users to log, record and calculate usage of various utilities. The creation of the mobile application seeks to solve the problem of the inability of consumers to track and calculate their utility usage. The target market identified is the consumers of the various utilities. The implementation of the mobile application will allow users to keep track of their usage and this will create a direct benefit to the utility.
Various UtilitiesClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Vincent Grammar SchoolGlossarium4Mobile Application- This group proposed the creation of a mobile application that will connect NEMO with the community. The application will allow NEMO to send information about natural hazards and threats (coming), it will also address priority areas for each hazard, and it will also allow the community to send pictures of damaged areas to NEMO. The mobile application applies to the State Agency NEMO which his under the Ministry of National Security. The mobile application solves the problem of NEMO not being able to get out information to enough people in order to provide security to their property and or belongings. The target market is the genera public as well as groups who want to protect and inform its members. The mobile application will benefit NEMO by allowing them to get out information to everyone who has the app. Information such as priority areas, precautionary measures and general information about upcoming natural hazards.
Ministry of National Security Air and SeaPort DevelopmentClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Vincent Grammar schoolE.C.Us5Mobile Application The creation of a mobile application that will provide information from the bureau of standards to the general public. The government department chosen was the Bureau of Standards and the application seeks to reduce shopping time by providing consumers with the location of the best prices of goods. The target market is the General Population and the government department will benefit as the mobile application will more effectively distribute the information provided by the Bureau of Standards regarding the product pricing.Bureau of StandardsClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Vincent Girls' High SchoolJ3NK5Mobile ApplicationThis group proposed a mobile application that seeks to help the communication between hospital departments and clinics around SVG by being an easy to use messenger app for medical personnel. The mobile application intends to help the Ministry of Health. The implementation of the mobile application seeks to lower the incredibly high phone bill of the hospital and save money on gas. It will also help the communication between hospital departments and clinics.Ministry of Health Wellness and the EnvironmentClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Martin Secondary SchoolYuremei3Mobile ApplicationThis group proposed a mobile application that teaches all aspect of our local history. The mobile application applies to the Ministry of Education (Curriculum). The mobile application seeks to solve the problem of their not being enough material (interactive) to capture new students to know and understand our local history. The target market is the Ministry of Education and Students of St Vincent. The mobile application will help young Vincentians to understand their local history.
Ministry of Education(Curriculum Department)Click to view video presentation from Finals
St Martin Secondary SchoolHealth Encyclopedia2Mobile ApplicationThis group proposed a mobile application that guides young person’s about how to protect themselves and their environment from mosquitoes. The application applies to the ministry of Health and the target market is the population of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The government will benefit from having a healthier environment.
Ministry of Health Wellness and the EnvironmentClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Vincent Girls' High SchoolTech22Mobile ApplicationThis group proposes an idea for the paying of taxes online both local and international. The Government Ministry chosen is the Building and Land Tax. The idea seeks to solve the problem of having to wait in long lines and also makes it easier for international persons to pay. The target market is both local and international persons. The government will benefit from quicker and more efficient paying of taxes and more revenue coming in.Building and Land TaxClick to view video presentation from Finals
St Martin's Secondary SchoolVincy go3Mobile ApplicationThis group poroposed a mobile application for the creation of our natural/historical sites virtual for tourist to view them

Ministry of ToursimClick to view video presentation from Finals

Tertiary Level

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CategoryDescription of Idea/Mobile ApplicationTarget Ministry/ DepartmentMore Details
Division of Arts Sciences and General StudiesGetTechd2IdeaThis group proposed an idea for unemployed persons of St.Vincent that would accumulate the available jobs that persons can apply for. The app also works as a career guide for students as well as persons who have the qualifications to apply for higher education. The idea applies to the ministry of National Reconciliation, the Public Service, Labour, Information and Ecclesiastical Affairs and the Department of Labour. The idea seeks to solve the problem of persons not knowing where to look for job vacancies upon graduate and those who choose career paths that they are unsure of. The target market is the students of the secondary and tertiary institutes and unemployed persons. The implementation of the idea would benefit the department of labor by having better communication between employers and prospective employees. Resources such as money, paper and time would also be saved.Ministry of National Reconciliation, the Public Service, Labour, Information and Ecclesiastical Affairs and the Department of Labour. Click to view video presentation from Finals
Division of Nursing Eduationi-Nurses3Idea: This group proposed the idea for a shuttle bus system to and from Kingstown. The system will be operated between Kingstown and Arnos Vale with a Primary terminal in Kingstown and a Secondary Terminal at Arnos Vale. Persons using the system will be required to have a card which they can top up at each station. The system applies to the Ministry of Transport and Works. The idea seeks to reduce traffic in and out of Kingstown and to make passengers more comfortable. The target market is the public commuters and mini bus drivers and the government will benefit as the system will help to boast tourism in that tourists will feel much me comfortable to use the system. Also drivers which be required to have up to date licenses and this will be easier to track as all buses will be registered under one organization.Ministry of Transport and
Works
Click to view video presentation from Finals
Division of Nursing EducationNursing Innovators4Mobile ApplicationThis group proposed the creation of a mobile application that will enable enhancement in patient care such as medication alert, hospital navigation, easier communication between nurses and physicians, easy access to patient notes. The application applies to the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment. The mobile application seeks to reduce various errors in patient care such as misplacement of patient notes. The target market is the Health Care workers and patients at the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital. The implementation of the mobile application would see a better health care system which means increased income, stakeholder interests, improved patient care hence reducing further patient complications.Ministry of Health, wellness and the Environment
Division of Arts Sciences and General StudiesDouble A Studio2Mobile ApplicationThis group proposed the creation of an application that enables users to check their daily electricity charge/usage and provide them with an estimated end of month value which can aid in the reduction of end of month payments. The application applies to VINLEC. The application eliminates high unwanted end of month electrical bill payments through awareness. The target market is the consumers of electricity. The application can reduce the amount of human resources used for the tedious task such as checking meters and distributing bills across St. Vincent.
VinlecClick to view video presentation from Finals
Division of Arts Sciences and General StudiesReach4Mobile ApplicationThis group proposed a mobile application that would be used by both civilians and paramedics. Civilians would be able to report causalities with exact GPs locations, pictures, etc and first aid tips would be available while health emergency officials are on their way to the scene. Health officials are allowed to keep track of reported causalities via civilians’ reports so that they can exercise their job properly. The mobile application applies to the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment. The implementation of the mobile application seeks to solve problems such as 1) Paramedics’ improper preparation for situations 2)Late responses by Health Emergency officials 3)Improper report of causalities by civilians 4)Bad first aid given by civilians 5) Ignorance of civilians on what to do in case of emergency. The target market is the General Public and Health Emergency Officials in St Vincent and the Grenadines. The mobile Application called Adiuva will aid the health emergency response unit to do their job effectively and promptly. Also it would improve relations between civilians and health emergency officials.Ministry of Health, wellness and the EnvironmentClick to view video presentation from Finals
Division of Arts Sciences and General StudiesForever Novelty3Mobile applicationThis creation of a mobile application for an early warning system for any form of disaster in SVG to include the following: Hurricane, Volcano alert and status, flood warning, Tsunami, etc For the above there will be a color code that will appear in the app to determine the seriousness of each category e.g.: red, blue, green alert. App will also use Google maps for several functions. The application applies to the Ministry of National Security, Air and Sea Port Development and NEMO.The mobile application will greatly improve upon the current disaster risk management and strengthen our countries overall resilience and enhancing its capacity to respond to and manage disasters and their risk. The app will provide timely and critical information to the general public the population will be better prepared to deal with disasters thus resulting in fewer casualties and reduced cost to the nation. The target market is the general population of St Vincent and the Grenadines. The implementation of the mobile application will reduce the amount of damages caused by getting early information that results in the population responding immediately thus minimizing the damages and to improve the efficiency of NEMO and cut major cost.Ministry of National Security, Air and Sea Port Development and NEMOClick to view video presentation from Finals
Division of Arts Sciences and General StudiesCrime Buzzers2Mobile ApplicationThis group proposed the creation of a mobile application that will feature the latest police news and releases. It will also provide a comprehensive list of all police stations and their contact information. Finally the app will allow civilians to report certain types of crimes anonymously to the police, for example hit and run incidents. The application applies to the Ministry of National Security, Air and Sea Port Development – Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force. This mobile app will allow the Police Force to foster a better relationship with civilians, allowing the force to reach citizens regardless of their location, keeping them informed about the activities of the force and encouraging civilians to aid the cause of justice. Hopefully this app will aid in helping to solve some crimes more quickly. The target market is the Citizens of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Members of the Royal Police Force. The app will contribute to increasing civilian-police relationships, which may lead to better cooperation of citizens and the police force. This improved relationship will thus assist in speedier crime solving, thus saving the police department time and resources. Saved time automatically translates to dollars and centsMinistry of National Security, Air and Sea Port Development Click to view video presentation from Finals

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