What obstacles and opportunities does President Hofmann of TUM see in the future and how he plans to conquer them
TUM Boring is not at all boring, so listen how they plan to beat MIT and ETH Zurich at Elon Musks latest competition
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By interviewing personalities from different backgrounds each week, we try to give sharp, scientific insights into what our Munich universities are actually up to in regards to research, student intiatives and startups"
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"People act like we know these things til a couple of years.
The real scientific break-through that climate change is an issue happened in the late 50s, early 60s."
Executive Director MSE, TUM
Prof. Dr. Thomas Hamacher
"It's not all about Technology. It's about trusted Technology, it's about building responsibility and trust in society."
Prof. Dr. Thomas Hofmann
"You learn to take responsibility and this is something you cannot learn that way, just by studying and just being a normal student."
General Manager IKOM
"There are so many job offers out there.
The idea of this career fair is to try to organize it all in one point and many students can really see what is out there."
General Manager IKOM
"I have to emphasize:
This is historical here, how fast we developed a vaccine. And it´s there. [...] I am amazed how good they look."
Chair for Immunology TUM
Prof. Dr. Dirk Busch
"We are not a company meant to be as efficient as possible, we want to learn stuff and sometimes you do stuff because it's cool"
Technical Director TUfast Racing
"We are building overcomplicated Go-Karts in a shed and we are racing them on parking lots."
Head of Vehicle Dynamics TUfast Racing
"It's such a good experience to have like a practical project on the side next to your studies"
Sponsoring and Legal TUM Boring
"Maybe we are those children that are super naive about doing tunneling, but still we might come up with solutions, that are actually not that bad."
Cofounder TUM Boring
"Those intercultural experiences
you´re going to have, they will always be in your mind, they will follow you for the rest of your life"
Program Manager TUMExchange
"A second Trump term would mean, that if Europe wanted to make sure it could actually be effective internationally, it would have to drastically revamp its security and defence policy"
Head of GSI, LMU
Prof. Dr. Berthold Rittberger
For the very first episode of the summer semester 2021 August and Alvaro sit down with nobody less than TUM's President Prof. Dr. Thomas Hofmann and take an insightful look at life at TUM, federal and corporate support, how TUM plans to take on the future struggles of a University and it's plans to make Technology more societally impactful.
Also click here to get to President Hofmann‘s Interview abour his first year at TUM, the „year of Corona“.
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