• Walking as a Service (WaaS) – Does it Have Legs?

    By Glenn Lyons, Mott MacDonald Professor of Future Mobility, UWE Bristol There has been a lot of recent hype and attention given to ‘Mobility as a Service’ (MaaS). In January 2019 I posted on LinkedIn: I just walked – last two days in London between multiple locations. No bus. No tube. No Uber. No bike. Thanks to […]

  • From Crisis to Opportunity: an Intimate Conversation with PTOs on Public Transit Ridership

    Interview conducted by Stephanie Hagen, Director, Urban Mobility Company If you enjoy this interview, don’t miss out on the upcoming Virtual Urban Mobility Workshop, Commuting With COVID-19: Keeping You Safe With Data. Register for free here! It comes as no surprise that public transit ridership has been significantly down in cities around the world since […]

  • CORE MaaS: A Social Distancing Mobility Platform

    By Scott Shepard, Chief Business Officer, Iomob Technology Services The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic has quickly demonstrated itself as a global challenge, affecting all aspects of our daily lives. One of the areas that is most profound related to this pandemic is the aspect of urban mobility. The restrictions now coming into effect on an hourly basis […]

  • A Roundtable Discussion of the French Mobility Orientation Law

    In addition to our release of a new white paper on the recently adopted French Mobility Orientation Law (or ‘LOM’ in french), the Urban Mobility Daily sat down with some of the top actors in the french mobility space to discuss how the law will affect business and the future of mobility in France. Joining […]

  • The Autonomous Vehicles Landscape 2020

    This mapping of over over 400 companies covering 15 different domains of the AV space was realised by Marc Amblard, Managing Director of Orsay Consulting and the ReadWrite Labs team. To read an in-depth overview by Marc Amblard of the 2019 vesion of the the Autonomous Vehicles Landcape, check out Marc Amblard’s article A Deep Dive into the AV […]

  • How to Sustainably Scale an Urban Shared Mobility Ecosystem

    By Scott Shepard, Chief Business Officer, Iomob Technology Services Data. This has been the sticking point for some time in the mobility sector. How to monetize it. How to share it. How to protect it. How to store it. The list goes on and on… But taken from a broader perspective, data appears to be the […]

  • The Role of Mapping in the Transition From Automated to Autonomous Driving: an Interview with Christof Hellmis

    Interview Conducted by Karina Schultz, Head of Communications at dynamics – powered by MHP As the industry & the public look forward to self-driving cars, the technologies needed for full autonomy are already being implemented today. Mapping is an often-overlooked but critical element in the development of automated & autonomous driving. future of mobility. Following the […]

  • 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 […]

  • Greater Paris, the Future of Mobility in the Making

    A SeaBubbles river taxi © DR By Alexandre Missoffe, Managing director at Greater Paris Investment Agency Greater Paris is not all about heavy investment in metro infrastructures and tunnel boring machines. For sure, the future Grand Paris Express automated lines will become the backbone of tomorrow’s mobility in and beyond the city of Paris, re-shaping […]

  • Let’s Have a Post-Car Conversation

    The author’s children taking a ride in his cargo bike By Ross Douglas, Founder & CEO of Autonomy I live and work in Paris, the most densely populated city in the western world. Apartments go for €10 000 per square meter, and monthly office rentals go for around €30 per square meter. Mastercard‘s 2019 Destination […]

  • 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