• The Business of Mobility: How I Transformed a Summer Job into a Successful Smart City Company

    By Kurtis McBride, Co-founder & CEO of Miovision The Business of Mobility is an Urban Mobility Company series highlighting some the fastest-growing, new businesses in the mobility sector. Featuring a closer look at the way in which companies stand out, CEOs, Directors and other C-level executives elaborate on what it takes to turn a brilliant […]

  • 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 […]

  • Your Guide to the French Mobility Orientation Law

    Update 24/06/2020 The Urban Mobility Company in partnershhp with Choose Paris Region held a Virtual Workshop on the French Mobility Orientation Law on 24 June. Watch the recording and read our key takeaways! At the end of 2019, the French government approved a set of sweeping reforms known as the French Mobility Orientation Law (or […]

  • 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

    18/08/2020: An updated version of the AV Landscape can be found here 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 […]

  • 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 […]