Thursday, September 12, 2019
Michigan signs agreement paving way for 7 school districts to buy electric buses
Seven Michigan school districts will be the first in the state to use electric buses to transport students under a funding agreement signed today.
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Six companies awarded PlanetM grants to deploy mobility solutions in Michigan
Propelmee, Aveopt, GoKid, Intvo, Aerotronic and AKTV8 among the latest recipients of the PlanetM Mobility Grants
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Public-Private Partners Launch Grand Rapids Autonomous Vehicle Initiative #AVGR
Ten-Member Coalition Invites Public to Participate in Year-Long, Real-World Autonomous Transportation Project throughout Downtown Grand Rapids
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
AutoMobility LA Opens Call for Submissions for the 2019 Top Ten Automotive Startup Competition Presented by PlanetM
Startups Invited to Apply for the Opportunity to Win Prizes and Global Recognition at 2019 AutoMobility LA
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Ford, Detroit and PlanetM Launch $250,000 Community Challenge to Improve Mobility Around Michigan Central Station
● Ford Motor Company investing $740M to restore Michigan Central Station, to create destination that will bring together civic organizations, urban planners, technologists, designers, companies and communities.
● Ford is collaborating with Detroit and PlanetM to launch the City:One Michigan Central StationChallenge, a community program to identify mobility challenges and solutions.
● Program will provide up to $250,000 to pilot solutions that address community-identifited mobility challenges, as well as $78,000 in stipends for groups to develop their proposals.
Thursday, June 13, 2019
PlanetM strengthens international mobility ties in Tel Aviv; announces grant program for Israeli startups
In partnership with Michigan Israel Business Accelerator and Israel Innovation Authority, PlanetM announces collaboration, grant program at EcoMotion 2019
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
New mobility challenge calls on industry innovators to propose dynamic technology deployments
Michigan’s Mobility Leadership to be On Display at NAIAS 2020
Monday, May 13, 2019
Five startups launching pilots, addressing mobility challenges in Michigan; PlanetM adds testing facility partners
Bedestrian, EasyMile, Hi-Ho Mobility, NAVENTIK and NAVYA among the latest recipients of the PlanetM Mobility Grants; Keweenaw Research Center at Michigan Technological University (MTU) and the Michigan Unmanned Aerial Systems Consortium (MUASC) the newest PlanetM testing facility partners
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Michigan Economic Development Corporation showcases breadth of opportunities at SXSW
In partnership with Michigan House and Inc. Founders Project, MEDC expands presence at 2019 SXSW conference to tout Michigan’s mobility ecosystem, business climate
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Fifteen Michigan companies to join MEDC at Automotive Meetings Queretaro in Mexico, Feb. 19-21, 2019 Name
Fifteen Michigan companies join MEDC to attend international business convention for the automotive industry