Accessibility as a metric for mobility management

Accessibility as a metric for mobility management

By Marcos Paulo Schlickmann. Originally published in Portuguese at Caos Planejado on January 18, 2021 Accessibility is a concept that can be defined as the number of destinations that someone can reach - or access - in a given period of time. These destinations can be...

All the Major Mobility Announcements at CES 2021

All the Major Mobility Announcements at CES 2021

By Marc Amblard, Founder & Managing Director, Orsay Consulting CES went digital for obvious reasons this year. I missed the serendipity associated with strolling up and down alleys of startups and wandering around corporate booths. It was much more difficult to...

9 Key Urban Mobility Trends in 2021: Show Me the Money!

9 Key Urban Mobility Trends in 2021: Show Me the Money!

By Josep Laborda, CEO & Managing Partner, FACTUAL It’s the end of the world as we know It (and we at Factual feel fine!) Nothing is more fitting today than this old R.E.M. song of the eighties, arguably the official anthem of 2020, the year when the corona crisis...

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...

The Top 10 Urban Mobility Daily Articles of 2020

The Top 10 Urban Mobility Daily Articles of 2020

Compiled by Stephanie Hagen, Director of Content, Autonomy & the Urban Mobility Company Last year we exclaimed that 2019 could be crowned as the year of M&M — MaaS & Microbility — and predicted that these trends would continue to take cities by storm in...

Is Multimodal MaaS Just for Big Cities?

Is Multimodal MaaS Just for Big Cities?

By Venkatesh Gopal, Business Development and Partnerships Manager, Movmi MaaS (Mobility-as-a-Service) is a well known term in the transportation space today and one of the elements which this commonly relates to is access and not ownership of mobility modes. It could...

Going Full Electric: The e-Motorcycle Experience

Going Full Electric: The e-Motorcycle Experience

By Marc Amblard, Founder & Managing Director, Orsay Consulting As a longtime motorcycle enthusiast, I thought I would share my own experience going full electric. Three years ago, I leased a Chevrolet Bolt, with its EPA range of 238 mile range from a 60 kWh...