Meet Games Category Judge – Jo Scalpello!

The Future8 team have spent some time with our expert judges to gain insights into their industry experience and see what Tips and Advice they have for Future8 Awards entrants. We met with Games Category judge Jo Scalpello, Head of Partnerships at Blinkbox to talk all things tech, gaming and The Future8 Awards. Jo has fused her passion for digital and creative talents to create marketing campaigns for leading brands like Sony PlayStation, Nike, EA Games and BlinkBox - taking the digital world into the physical world in new and innovative ways! Check out Jo’s entry tips video here for tips and advice on what she’s really looking for in the winning entry! [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5r4BBiszEw] Read More

Tips & Inspiration From Judge – Angela Brennan

Fire Tech Camp’s Angela Brennan has joined our panel of industry expert judges. She’ll be helping judge the Web Developer and Mobile App categories! She is a true expert in the field, pioneering the development of young people who learn and love coding. We asked Angela: Why should young people get involved in app/web creation? Read More

Meet Web Developer Judge – Angela Brennan

Future8 Web Developer Category Judge, Angela Brennan joins us to talk about her passion for new technology and provides some great advice for teachers on September's new Computer Science curriculum. Angela works with Fire Tech Camp, who are London’s only tech day camps, putting the power of technology into kids’ hands so that they can create their own games, design their own smartphone apps, and even build robots! Read More

Tips & Inspiration from Mobile App Judge – Joshua Wöhle

Joshua Wöhle joins the expert panel of judges who will decide the winners of the Future8 Awards in October! With years of experience in the world of web and mobile technology, who better to help judge the Mobile App category? Joshua shares his experience in the technological industries, and shares some advice for Future8 entrants. We asked Joshua: Read More

Tips & Inspiration from Online Video Judge Wil Harris

Wil is one of Future8’s industry expert judges who will be judging the Online Video Category! As the Director of Digital for Condé Nast UK, which publishes iconic brands including Vogue, GQ and WIRED, Wil is responsible for publishing tablet and smartphone editions of the magazines, as well as dedicated web presences. Wil gives some expert advice to Future8 entrants! Find out how to WOW wil with your Future8 entry here! We asked Wil: What will you be looking for in a winning Future8 entry? Read More

An Interview with Wil Harris our Online Video Judge!

The Future8 team have spent some time with our expert judges to find out more about their experience in the creative and digital industries! Today we met with Wil Harris, Director of Digital at Condé Nast UK! Will is our of our Online Video category judges. Read More

Meet our Mobile App Judge – Eric Huang!!

We’re so pleased that Eric Huang jumped on board with the Future8 Awards as one of our industry expert judges! He is the Development Director at Made in Me, an award winning app developer specializing in children's entertainment. We asked Eric to tell us more about himself and the company and why his experience is so inspiring for The Future8 Awards: Read More

New expert Judges on The Future8 Awards Panel

Future8 New Judges Unveiled! Future8 are thrilled to announce more top industry experts on our star-studded panel of judges!! The line-up is already oozing with digital prowess, with the likes of Alice Taylor, CEO of Makielab, James Whelton, the Founder of Coder Dojo and many more! (For a full list of judges check out www.TheFuture8.com) Let’s welcome… Read More

Is your Future8 entry a winner?!

Is your Future8 entry a winner? Whether you have entered the Future8 Awards, or just about to, or really want to, here are a few tips to make sure you're on to a winner!! Read More

How are kids watching the World Cup?

In the past few weeks, the 2014 FIFA World Cup set new records for online streaming in the US. Over the last month, the App and Google Play stores have been flooded with applications for fans to follow the action on their mobiles and tablets. So how have the younger UK generation, tooled-up with devices but not yet part of the pub crowd, been watching the football? Read More