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.
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.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Innovative Israeli mobility companies complete successful visit to Michigan
The Michigan Israel Business Accelerator, in partnership with the Michigan Economic Development Corporation's PlanetM program and the Israeli Economic Mission, announces the successful visit of 11 mobility-focused technology start-up companies from Israel to key mobility sites in Southeast Michigan, to learn about business growth opportunities in Michigan in the mobility industry.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
How Public and Private Partnerships Power the Future of Mobility
Think about your daily transit routine. Did you drive your vehicle down a public highway? It's likely you passed your state's Department of Transportation maintenance crews fixing the road along the way. Perhaps you took a city bus to get downtown. Maybe you called an Uber to get to the next destination, which wouldn't have been an option without the state making ride-sharing legal.