• Key Takeaways from the Virtual Workshop “Women in Mobility: Closing the Female Founder Gap”

    By Stephanie Hagen, Director, Urban Mobilty Company Click here to watch a recording of Women in Mobility: Closing the Female Founder Gap According to a recent study conducted by Columbia University, Female-led ventures are 63 percent less likely than male-led ventures to obtain VC funding. Starting a company is already a challenge, but when faced with […]

  • COVID-19 Mobility Landscape: Europe vs United States

    By Scott Shepard, Chief Business Officer, Iomob Technologies These are certainly interesting times we live in. While the world is in the process of being completely transformed (in some ways for the better) due to the COVID-19 crisis, there has been an unequal response seen in the mobility ecosystem. In many ways the crisis has laid […]

  • Applying Bacon’s Law (aka Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon) to #WFH Business Development in 2020

    by Neil Portus, Managing Partner, Tailored Partners Covid-19 and the shelter-in-place orders that followed have forced many of us to work from home, popularizing the #WFH hashtag. Virtually every role at every company has been affected as a result. One role in particular that has seen tremendous impact is that of business development. The familiar […]

  • Best Practices: How Startups Can Succeed in the European Mobility Ecosystem

    By Scott Shepard, Chief Business Officer, Iomob Technology Services “Move fast and break things”. This mantra worked, didn’t it? It certainly gave us countless new startups and mobility options. But we’re coming to realize that this business model perhaps isn’t quite sustainable in the long run. As European mobility startups flush with ideas are looking to […]

  • 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 […]

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    Hyper Growth: Dispelling the Notion of Success in Micromobility

    By Scott Shepard, Chief Business Officer, Iomob Technology Services Growth. What does it mean? To expand market share? To book as many rides? To acquire as many customers? To establish global hegemony? On top of that, how does growth translate to success? What are the Key Performance Indicators that define success, of which “growth” is […]

  • Autonomy & The Urban Mobility Summit 2019 Aftermovie

    Whether you were unable to attend the world’s largest event dedicted to urban mobility or you simply want to relive the magic, grab some popcorn and click play on the 2019 Autonomy & the Urban Mobility Summit Aftermovie! Mark your calendars for next year’s edition, 4 – 5 November in Paris!

  • Startup/Corporate Interfaces: How to Drive Collaboration in the Transportation Sector

    By Stefanie Wolter, Head of Startup Partnerships at dynamics – powered by MHP Startup- Corporate Collaboration — a tale as old as Harry Potter. But despite much progress having been made, and there being a myriad of collaboration vehicles to choose from, success (or survival, in the startup’s case) is still not guaranteed. So what can […]

  • The Key Takeaways From Autonomy 2019

    By Stephanie Hagen, Head of Conferences & Content, Autonomy Autonomy & the Urban Mobility Summit took place 16 – 17 October 2019 in Paris. The world’s largest event dedicated to urban mobility, it attracted thousands of professionals from both the public and private sectors to discover sustainable transportation solutions. Here are some of the main […]

  • Is Barcelona the New Dublin?: An Interview With Jérome Grondin of Kapten

    Interview conducted by Stephanie Hagen, Head of Conferences & Content, Autonomy Jérome Grondin is the Supply Tribe Director at Kapten and is leading the opening of its tech hub in Barcelona. Why has Kapten decided to develop a Tech Hub? Kapten is expanding its service in Europe. We have opened in a few other major European […]

  • Mobility Startups Want to Take Advantage of MaaS Platforms, But Are They Mature Enough?

    By Mehdi Essaidi Principal at Capgemini Invent & co-founder, Mov’InBlue and Ross Douglas, Founder & CEO, Autonomy What are the key success factors and the challenges for integrating startups into MaaS platforms that integrate mobility services, whether public or private, to provide a seamless and end-to-end experience for users. Mobility startups are growing In September […]

  • Mobility Startups Are Willing to Embrace MaaS Platforms Opportunity!

    An infographic by Capgemini & Autonomy