Kapero | The Kapero Award

The Kapero Award for best thesis in Media Technology

At Kapero we think the thesis made in connection to your graduation from your studies at university are of great value. A thesis that is businesslike, enforceable, solves a real problem may give a kick start to your working life. Therefore, we have instituted The Kapero Award at SEK 15 000 for best thesis at Masters level in Media Technology in Sweden.

Award winners:

2016: Julia Gerhardsen, Royal Institute of Technology
– A study of TV and Video Consumption among Digital Natives and Digital Immigrants

2015: Mårten Cederman, Royal Institute of Technology
- Accurately measuring content consumption on a modern Play service

2014: Daniel Jonsson, Royal Institute of Technology
- Effectiveness of Data Driven Targeting Strategies in Display Advertising

2013: Tina Durmén Blunt, Linköping University
- Personalized Visualization of Blog Statistics

2012: Madelene Allvin & Björn Götestrand, Linköping University
- User Centric Development for a sales support system on a mobile touch device

If you study at KTH or LIU, your supervisors can nominate you, but you yourself can also apply before the 31th of August by sending in your completed thesis to: . Don't forget to write your name , address and telephone number when you apply. For the 2017 Kapero Award, the thesis must be completed sometime between September 2016 and August 2017.

When evaluating, we look at the following:

  • Clear business value
  • Smart och effective solution to a real problem
  • Applicable in the near future
  • Transferable to other companies
  • Presentation that is easily understood