Mobility Data Sharing and Standards: Openness or Monopolies?

Mobility Data Sharing and Standards: Openness or Monopolies?

By Scott Shepard, VP of Global Public Sector at Iomob Much has been written and debated recently regarding the benefit of common data standards and specifications in shared mobility and public transport. It has been claimed that by simply opening up a platform or...
OEMs Double Down as EVs Hit Tipping Point

OEMs Double Down as EVs Hit Tipping Point

By Marc Amblard, Founder & Managing Director, Orsay Consulting CO2 regulations and the on-going crisis have caused the market penetration of plug-in vehicles (EVs) to accelerate in 2020. This is particularly the case in Europe where EVs are likely to represent...
Three Mobility and Smart Cities Predictions for 2021

Three Mobility and Smart Cities Predictions for 2021

By Scott Shepard, Chief Business Officer, Iomob Technologies 1. Micromobilty Market Consolidation in Europe Given the speed and timing of COVID, there has been a rapid transformation in the European micromobility market. According to recent news stories and press...
MaaS Operational Frameworks and Use Cases

MaaS Operational Frameworks and Use Cases

By Scott Shepard, Chief Business Officer, Iomob Technologies Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) has been receiving quite a bit of attention lately. Stakeholders, investors, operators, and the general public have become quite familar with the concept of MaaS. However, many...
Figuring Out the Future of the Car (It’s All About Cities)

Figuring Out the Future of the Car (It’s All About Cities)

By Ross Douglas, Founder & CEO, Autonomy & the Urban Mobility Company Last week I participated in three urban mobility happenings: the Financial Time’s three-day ‘Future of the car Summit’; the ‘Annual Polis Conference’ (for European cities to discuss their...