• Key Takeaways from the Virtual Workshop “MaaS for All: Creating a User-centric, Inclusive MaaS Ecosystem”

    By Rebecca Sands, Content & Project Manager, Autonomy & the Urban Mobility Company Click here to watch a recording of MaaS for All: Creating a User-centric, Inclusive MaaS Ecosystem. What can we do in order to ensure an inclusive future for all users of transport and mobility? What has the research up to this point showed […]

  • 4 Key Themes of Women and Mobility Today

    By Rebecca Sands, Content & Project Manager at Autonomy In a recent consultation held by the International Transport Forum, Autonomy had the chance to gather with a number of experts to engage in a dialogue about some of the most prominent gender issues in transport. With the goal of brainstorming ways innovation could provide better […]

  • The Gender Gap in Shared Micromobility

    By Alexandre Gauquelin, Founder, Shared-Micromobility Gender equity is a major goal to be achieved in every field of society, including mobility. It is now widely accepted that mobility (and therefore micromobility) is not gender-neutral, and that authorities and companies’ choices have an impact on the travel patterns of women. The numbers With both bicycles and e-scooters, the majority […]

  • The Top 10 Urban Mobility Daily Articles of 2019

    List compiled by Stephanie Hagen, Managing Editor of the Urban Mobility Daily 2019 could be crowned as the year of M&M — MaaS & Microbility that is! It comes as little surprise then that the UMDaily’s 10 most-read articles of the year reflect these two exciting trends, both of which will likely continue to be […]

  • The Real Reason Why Mobility is Not Women-Friendly

    By Kelly Saunders, Gender Equality Strategist & Evaluator In an August long read from the UMDaily, Dr. Nicole Kalms, Director of XYX Lab and Ross Douglas, Founder & CEO of Autonomy stated the facts: women and girls face endemic levels of harassment on and around public transport, every day and everywhere. Women modify their travel […]

  • Complexity and Contradiction: MaaS and the Gender-Sensitive Lens

    By Dr Nicole Kalms, Director XYX Lab & Associate Professor, Monash University and Ross Douglas, Founder & CEO, Autonomy Fact: Urban mobility is not gender-neutral.  Women’s anxiety and trepidation about safely moving through cities and accessing public transport reveals how spaces, systems and networks of urban mobility carry implicit and explicit hierarchies of power. This […]