Future SPARK award

(most exciting talent under 21)

This category recognises a member of the digital community who is 21 or under and has gone above and beyond in the digital sector. They have the potential to become the ‘next big thing’.

jake-chandrasakera2014 winner: Jake Chandrasakera

The judges said: ‘Jake perfectly demonstrates the benefits of being both knowledgeable and passionate about what you do. He is clearly a fantastic innovator and it’s great that he’s been at the forefront of establishing SoMo Global in the region.’

Also shortlisted:

Judged by:

paul-applebyPaul Appleby
Chair
Bristol Media
charlotte-calkinCharlotte Calkin
Curator
TedXYouth
mike-jacksonMike Jackson
Founder
WebStart Bristol
jim-morrisonJim Morrison
Managing Director
Deep Blue Sky
nick-sturgeNick Sturge
Centre Director
SETsquared
nat-al-tahhanNat Al-Tahhan
Art Director
Opposable Games