• Key Takeaways from the Virtual Workshop “The Future of MaaS: Private Means to Public Ends?”

    By Rebecca Sands, Content & Project Manager at Autonomy and the Urban Mobility Company Click here to watch a recording of “The Future of MaaS: Private Means to Public Ends?” Chances are that if you work in mobility, you’ve had a discussion or two (or twenty) on the industry’s race to achieving an all-encompassing Mobility as a Service – or […]

  • Key Takeaways from the Virtual Workshop “The French Mobility Orientation Law: Business Opportunities for a Sustainable Future”

    By Rebecca Sands, Content & Project Manager at Autonomy and the Urban Mobility Company Click here to watch a recording of The French Mobility Orientation Law: Business Opportunities for a Sustainable Future After two years of deliberation and negotiation, in December 2019, France passed one of the most comprehensive reforms on mobility that any country has seen […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

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    MaaS and Freedom (Part One)

    By Alessandro Sosi, COO, OpenMove The second article in this two-part series can be found here. Freedom of movement We all want to feel free to move. Never as in this precise historical moment, because of the Covid-19 pandemic, can we experience and appreciate the value of this freedom. A freedom that is very often taken […]

  • 5 Takeaways From the Virtual Workshop “Commuting with COVID-19: Keeping You Safe With Data”

    By Rebecca Sands, Content & Project Manager, Autonomy & The Urban Mobility Company Last week the Urban Mobility Company held our first virtual workshop in partnership with Moovit on the impact that the COVID-19 crisis is having on public transportation (view the recording here), and how operators can guarantee a safe and efficient rider experience […]

  • Your Guide to the French Mobility Orientation Law

    Update 18/06/2020 The Urban Mobility Company in partnershhp with Choose Paris Region will be holding a Virtual Workshop on the French Mobility Orientation Law on 24 June at 18:00 (CEST). Learn more and register here! At the end of 2019, the French government approved a set of sweeping reforms known as the French Mobility Orientation […]

  • 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 […]

  • MaaS Demystified: 3 Steps for Cities to Make MaaS Work

    By Ross Douglas, Founder & CEO of Autonomy & the Urban Mobility Company What is MaaS and how will cities move from talking about it to making it happen? The concept of MaaS is simple enough. An app with a map and a bunch of transport options replaces the car as the commuting weapon of […]

  • Like a Good Diet, MaaS is about Balance

    By Tim McGuckin, Executive Director, MaaS America In the last year, Mobility as a Service has moved beyond the esoteric and, while not mainstream, it is at a point where most of us in the transport community understand its key elements (journey planning, real-time passenger information, and mobile payments – all presented via a smartphone […]

  • Current Developments and Future Trends: Free Floating Car Sharing Report

    By Augustin Friedel, Shared and Intermodal Mobility Expert 2020 is projected to be a major year for free-floating car sharing in Europe in terms of growth, expansion and profitability, which is why it’s more important than ever to understand this promising mobility industry. This groundbreaking report provides an in-depth exploration of the current state of […]

  • How Carbon Offsets Can Fund MaaS and Other New Mobility Solutions

    By Ross Douglas, Founder & CEO, Autonomy Can humanity change its behaviour before the climate changes it for us? According to David Wallace-Wells, author of The Uninhabitable Earth, half the carbon emissions released since the industrial revolution have happened in the last 30 years.  We emit 40 billion tons per year of CO2. (One ton of […]