Hahna is the CTO and co-founder of SolePower, a startup in Pittsburgh, PA developing a power-generating shoe insole for charging cell phones and other portable electronics just by walking. In less than a year, SolePower has placed in numerous competitions, developed an alpha and beta prototype, secured seed round investment, and was successfully funded on Kickstarter. Prior to SolePower, Hahna worked for NASA and SpaceX and researched at the Planetary Robotics Lab at Carnegie Mellon.
Talk – Creative Minds Caring for a Better World
Hanna’s startup is bringing the ultimate mobile and renewable power supply to the market. Their first product is a power generating shoe insert that charges small portable electronics like cell phones on-the-go. Not just hardware but a complex design challenge.