Release candidate 2020


The METAA - Release Candidate Award rewards a student for a prospective and experimental approach in the making of their diploma project.


The jury is made up of 3 members of the METAA association: 2 members elected by the association as well as the heads of our partner departments . This year, the jury was held during the diploma presentations of our partner schools. September 2nd at ECAL and on September 4th at HEAD.

Partner Schools

  • ECAL, Haute École d'Art et Design de Lausanne, Bachelor Media & Interaction Design department
  • HEAD, Geneva University of Art and Design, Master Media Design department

Award Presentation / Ceremony

The award is given at the graduation ceremony of each partner school, as well as at a specific event organized by the association. The METAA awards event will take place on October 8, 2020. The 2 winners will present their projects, followed by an aperitif closing the ceremony.


  • ECAL Partner Ceremony
    September 4th 2020. A prize in the amount of 1000.- will be awarded to the winning Bachelor Media & Interaction Design project.
  • HEAD Partner Ceremony
    September 18. A prize in the amount of 1500.- will be awarded to the winning Master Media design project.

Official METAA Ceremony

The association's awards ceremony will take place on October 8, 2020.

Aurélien Pellegrini

Bachelor Media & Interaction Design ECAL

Pour son projet Pump and Surf


Pump and Surf encourages internet users to find out how much energy is spent when they are surfing the internet.

Tammara Leites

Master Media Design HEAD

Pour son projet META Stories


Une maison d'édition pour les auteurs d'intelligence artificielle qui créent des histoires fictives à partir de données personnelles.