Gabriele Semino is the team leader of WARR Hyperloop, a student group at the Technical University of Munich that develops and builds prototypes with the goal of contributing to the future of mobility. In August 2017, his team won the second edition of the international SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition, setting a new speed record in this contest.
In his captivating talk Gabriele Semino explains the fascinating technology of Hyperloops, a visionary transport system using small cabins (pods) traveling through an evacuated tube. He tells the thrilling story of his team winning the SpaceX Hyperloop pod competition and meeting tech-superstar Elon Musk. Above all, however, he shows what a great contribution motivated teams, and especially student teams, can make to solving the most pressing problems of our modern society like traffic gridlocks and the increasing emission of green house gases.