On Tuesday 1st of July, a jury considered who should win the Master Thesis Prize in the MSc Energy for Smart Cities. The award was given to Wim Ectors for his Master Thesis and presentation on ‘Smart City SRS – Empowering Citizens with Personalized Information towards Sustainable Decision-Making’. With this award the Jury and the master programme want to express their believe that all master students have taken a big step during their studies and master thesis. Their thesises will bring insights to other cities and companies to learn from the students’ innovation. We are confident that they are able to bring innovation into the energy market and smart cities in their future careers.