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6 Maggio 2019

#RoadToEBECItaly: EBEC Messina

Next step in get to know the teams of EBEC Italy 2019! Now we move to the south, from where people of EBEC Messina will take the Challenge of italian National Round of EBEC in Rome! Team Design winners from sicilian Local Round is “I cugini dell’ingegno”; while Case Study was won by “Made in Sicily”

Which was the topic of the competition?

I cugini dell’ingegno: we had to build a catapult that could launch redbull cans

Made in Sicily: our task was about marketing strategy for redbull

 

Which were the solutions you came up with?

I cugini dell’ingegno: The solution was to build a mobile catapult with elastic bands, inspired by the roman

Made in Sicily: We thought that a revolutionary solution could be use the business of “car sharing” putting some gift-can inside the cars.

 

Which was the idea that distinguished your team from the others in the competition?

I cugini dell’ingegno: Our project was different from the others because it was able to ride alone. Furthermore, our catapult was the only one able to move and travel two meters away

Made in Sicily: first of all we respected all the society terms and accomplished their requests. Then we thought an advertising campaign for over 40s which resulted to be the ones who know less the brand.first of all we respected all the society terms and accomplished their requests. Then we thought an advertising campaign for over 40s which resulted to be the ones who know less the brand.

 

Instead, which was the thing that all the teams had in common in their solutions?

I cugini dell’ingegno:The output angle of the catapult, 45 degrees. And all the teams used the rubber bands tu move the catapult

Made in Sicily: In our case almost nothing, everyone had mostly different ideas.

Which are your expectation about the next round of EBEC?

I cugini dell’ingegno:  we expect a very tight round where we will try to do our best with competiton and fun

Made in Sicily:  it will surely be more difficult… but I like challenges and I can’t wait to participate! I We hope that we will have fun and, why not, to win

 

Tell us the funniest moment of your experience in EBEC!

I cugini dell’ingegno: The funniest moment was when we tried the catapult, flying redbull cans from all sides

Team Universal: Making our speech in front of other people! But we enjoyed all the competition, so we don’t remember a funniest moment than the others