Premiere in Frankfurt: On 16 September 2021, the Hyperloop Conference took place for the first time. Presented by Hypermotion and Mother Earth Ventures, it brought together all the key players from the Hyperloop ecosystem.
The Hyperloop Conference brought together researchers, start-ups, transport companies, political representatives and investors from all over the world at the Hypermotion in Frankfurt on 16 September 2021 and provide a platform for exchange and discussion. The focus was on questions such as: What are the latest technological developments? What does it take to implement a Hyperloop infrastructure? How can Hyperloop technology be integrated into existing transport systems? What challenges await a large-scale roll-out? And finally: How can acceptance in society be increased?
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Impressions of Hyperloop Conference
The Hyperloop Conference agenda included a variety of formats such as keynotes, panel discussions and masterclasses. These speakers were featured at the conference:
Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (Source: Daniel Biskup)
CEO & Co-Founder, Virgin Hyperloop
Commissioner for digital industry and start-ups, Economic Affairs Ministry
Head of Unit Rail Safety & Interoperability – DG Move European Commission
Senior Director of Global Business Development, Virgin Hyperloop
CEO & Co-Founder, Swisspod
Andrés de León
CEO & Co-Founder, Zeleros Hyperloop
Statements of attendees
´I am proud to represent HyperloopTT, our partners and more than 800 global contributors at Hypermotion. The world needs sustainable high-speed transportation to reverse the climate crisis and protect future generations. Together, the hyperloop industry is changing the world.`
´Excited to showcase the rapid growth of Zeleros's scalable hyperloop at Hypermotion 2021.`
´I am excited to be participating in the 2021 hyperloop conference, representing Virgin Hyperloop. Germany is on the cutting edge of technological development, so it’s only fitting that the country would host the 1st edition of this conference.`
‘Transport demand is forecasted to more than double towards 2050, and current policies are insufficient to achieve Paris targets. To achieve Europe's mission to become climate-neutral, investment into future-proof transportation like hyperloop is imperative.’