Problem categories and submission details
The links below show the “problem pitches” made by applicants to assembled innovators and tech specialists at the 19 June event. Each problem pitch video lasts five minutes, with shorter “elevator pitch” videos also provided for most of the problems presented.
Also below are links to each of the written pitch submissions. These provide key data, case studies (where available) and supporting analysis to explain the parameters of each the problems identified – to help you to start working on the solutions!
Category 1: End of life planning
End of life planning and consumer vulnerability – (Anthemis)
Complexity of Lasting Power of Attorney arrangements (LPAs) – (Legal & General Home Finance)
- Watch Legal & General Home Finance’s problem pitch in full
- Watch Legal & General Home Finance’s elevator pitch
Awareness around LPA and Advance Decisions – (Compassion in Dying)
Category 2: Identifying vulnerability
Category 3: Digital exclusion
Instilling confidence in digital transactions – (NS&I)
Digital inclusion to and statutory services – (Leeds City Council)
Introducing older people to the internet – (Ransackers Association)
Digital inclusion and financial services – (Financial Services Consumer Panel)
Category 4: Isolation and loneliness
Loneliness, isolation and mental health – (BT)
Category 5: Money matters
Financial capability – (LEBC The Retirement Adviser)
- Watch LEBC The Retirement Adviser’s problem pitch in full
- Watch LEBC The Retirement Adviser’s elevator pitch
Recognising scams – (The Pensions Advisory Service)
- Watch the Pensions Advisory Service’s problem pitch in full
- Watch the Pensions Advisory Service’s elevator pitch
Social care – (The Personal Finance Society)
- Watch the Personal Finance Society’s problem pitch in full
- Watch the Personal Finance Society’s elevator pitch
Category 6: Surprise us!
This category is for problems that don’t fit one of the above but, in our Advisory Board’s view, deserve your attention – and solutions.
Eye care for those with poor dexterity – (University of Cumbria, Digital Transformation of Care Services)
Health monitoring – (Ian Sissons)
Encouraging healthy lifestyles – (University College London, Department of Behavioural Science and Health)