Concentration, Funding and Vertical Integration in the AV Space

Concentration, Funding and Vertical Integration in the AV Space

By Marc Amblard, Founder & Managing Director, Orsay Consulting Autonomous Vehicles (AV) hit the bottom of Gartner Hype Cycle’s trough of disillusionment in 2019-2020. Since the middle of last year, we have observed an acceleration in funding and valuation which...
Reimagining Last-Mile Deliveries Through Innovative Solutions

Reimagining Last-Mile Deliveries Through Innovative Solutions

by Yiqian Zhang, Sustainable Mobility Officer, ICLEI World Secretariat Last-mile delivery, currently subject to significant disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic, is getting a great deal of attention in the industry and with city leaders – rightfully so. Even before...
From Commuter to Active Traveler: An Expat’s Mobility Perspective

From Commuter to Active Traveler: An Expat’s Mobility Perspective

By Scott Shepard is VP Global Public Sector with Iomob From the day I was born, my life has been shaped by the automobile. You see, I was born and raised in Los Angeles. Regardless of the tired cliches, it is true, LA is a dominant car culture and that translates into...
This is Our Decade for Climate Action in Transport and Mobility

This is Our Decade for Climate Action in Transport and Mobility

By Max Gruenig, Senior Policy Advisor at E3G and Co-founder, POCACITO If we mean business with our pledge to keep global temperature increase below dangerous levels, then we have no time to lose to take action. Despite good intentions, global greenhouse gas emissions...
The Global Autonomous Driving Network: Making Progress

The Global Autonomous Driving Network: Making Progress

By Augustin Friedel, Smart Mobility Expert Moving closer to operational setups across the world, here is the latest update of the global Autonomous Driving Network, showcasing most of the disclosed partnerships, collaborations and investments on the path to autonomous...