• China’s Quest to Win the EV/AV Race in a Warming World

    By Ross Douglas, Founder & CEO, Autonomy I was recently invited by China EV100 to participate in the Global Future Mobility Forum in Deqing, outside of Hangzhou. The city is famous for Alibaba being headquartered there. The Chinese government plans to make it even more famous by making it the centre of their EV and […]

  • What the Romans Knew About Infrastructure

    By Mark F. DeSantis, Chief Executive Officer, RoadBotics The first Roman Emperor, Augustus Caesar, thought good roads so essential that he retained the title of Curator Viarum or ‘Commissioner of Roads.’ For Caesar Augustus, maintaining roads was elemental to a vibrant economy and a strong defense. Road maintenance was a prime duty of government and regular road inspection […]

  • Ask the Experts: Grégoire Bonnat, Co-Founder & CEO, Padam

    Ask the Experts is Autonomy’s video series which seeks to understand the newest trends in urban mobility by going straight to the source: the innovators who are making them happen! In this edition, we check in with Gerod Carfantan,  Grégoire Bonnat, Co-Founder & CEO, Padam who discusses the exciting future of using artificial intelligence in order to […]

  • CES 2019: A Focus on Mobility

    By Marc Amblard, Managing Director, Orsay Consulting CES 2019, which just took place in Las Vegas, was again a major showcase for autotech, though it seemed it was slightly more down to earth this year. I noticed a broad range of autonomous shuttles complemented with an array of occupant understanding solutions and on-board services. This year again, […]

  • Where does Europe fit in the new mobility landscape?

    By Ross Douglas, Founder & CEO, Autonomy I recently visited Venice as a guest of Homo Faber, ‘the first major cultural exhibition dedicated to European craftsmanship.’ The event, the brainchild of South African luxury-goods billionaire Johann Rupert, was themed, ‘crafting a more human future’ and celebrated the Renaissance ideal of man as maker. Rupert is […]

  • Mobility, data, and freedom: join us for an online debate!

    The mobility revolution is one of the most fascinating tales of the 21st century. It’s the story of how we shifted from a car-driven society into something else: it has to do with AI, sharing economy, renewable energies, and other fundamental urban concerns.