Monday, July 27, 2020
Michigan’s chief mobility officer on the state of mobility
Trevor Pawl, chief mobility officer for the State of Michigan, sat down with Automotive News mobility reporters, Pete Bigelow and Alexa St. John, for AN’s mobility-focused podcast, Shift.
Thursday, July 23, 2020
Upper Peninsula to become spaceport launch and autonomous vehicle testing site
The Michigan Launch Initiative, an effort led by the Michigan Aerospace Manufacturers Association (MAMA), is moving forward with a vertical launch site and autonomous vehicle proving grounds to be located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Corktown mobility studios created by tie-up of Ford, Brooklyn tech center
A partnership between Ford Motor Co. and Brooklyn-based tech center Newlab will bring two studios focused on mobility to the Michigan Central campus in Corktown.
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Mobility Innovation in the Face of COVID-19
In response to the novel coronavirus outbreak, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) acted swiftly to expand existing initiatives and develop new relief programs to help small businesses, communities and entrepreneurs weather the immediate crisis, while continuing to look toward the economic recovery efforts that will enable long-term prosperity for all.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Governor Whitmer Signs Executive Directive and Order to Extend Michigan’s Global Leadership in Mobility
Executive Directive creates Office of Future Mobility and Electrification and Chief Mobility Officer role, Executive Order creates Michigan Council on Future Mobility and Electrification.