Shared Mobility Thoughts


The shared mobility blog.

May 2018

Movin'On Conference by Michelin, previously the Michelin Challenge Bibendum, is an annual two day event full of talks, panels, workshops, masterclasses, labs and experiences all centred around shared mobility. As we… Read More

This month, we focused on Autonomous Vehicles for our Women in Shared Mobility (WiSM) interview. We had the honour of interviewing three women we respect very much in the shared… Read More

We recently conducted an interview with Aureon to discuss a very critical aspect of running a successful shared mobility venture: carsharing call center and customer service. Bobbie Jo Barry, the… Read More

April 2018

We recently conducted an interview with the largest fleet management company here in Vancouver, Ecoservice Group. In this 10 question interview, the co-founder Samson Mui gives us detailed insight into… Read More

Reviewing the master thesis by Allycia Merkley and Christine Ruf, MBA students at HWR Berlin, we felt compelled to share the most impactful findings with you in a summarized article… Read More

The single biggest questions that inspire a mobility revolution are these: what is the reality of car ownership and what is the impact on the world? In honour of Earth… Read More

Alexa Suter interviewed Sandra Phillips (CEO and Founder), Ashley Cho (Business Analyst and Project Manager) and Colienne Regout (Business Analyst) who created movmi’s, first-ever, Playbook. Alexa interviewed the team to… Read More

You've surely heard of them before, though perhaps you haven't seen them cruising around your streets with a mind of their own just yet: self-driving pods. These autonomous vehicles are currently… Read More

Zipcar's Organizational Overview Zipcar is a subsidiary of Avis Budget Group which acquired it in 2013. Originally Zipcar was founded by Antje Danielson and Robin Chase in 2000. Zipcar’s famous… Read More

March 2018

Each year the GLOBE Forum brings together leaders in business and government to collaborate on methods of creating a sustainable and clean economy. This year, our Founder, Sandra Phillips was… Read More

Back in 2016, movmi helped ekar launch the Middle East’s first pay-as-you-go hourly car rental. Despite financial constraints and regulation hurdles, ekar was able to launch in 4 months with… Read More

Back in September of 2017, we published this blog post talking about the launch of Free2Move, Peugeot's brand for new mobility solutions. The question at that point in time was:… Read More

What is happening in the cities around the world in terms of taking leaps with shared mobility offerings? When we take a closer look at major European cities, we are… Read More

Clients trust movmi to give unbiased recommendations that best serves their needs. This includes providing recommendations on which technology provider will support the client’s business model. To stay up to… Read More

February 2018

This month, we interviewed women in shared mobility on the topics of Mobility as a Service (MaaS) and member insights and experiences to gain more information about this rapidly changing… Read More

What is the true cost of driving and how will this direct the future of transportation policy? These are the questions being asked and answered during the latest Mobility Summit… Read More

As we undergo new market assessment for prospective new car share operations, we are realizing that one common concern of launching this business model is whether the ridehailing giants will… Read More

CAR SHARING business model The car sharing business model isn't something that is so simple to understand. Because of the various structures that are available for the creation of your… Read More

Deloitte recently published their City Mobility Index, entitled The Deloitte City Mobility Index: Gauging global readiness for the future of mobility. Using our Shared Mobility City Index as one of their resources,… Read More

January 2018

Shared mobility—the shared use of a motor vehicle, bicycle, or other low-speed transportation mode that allows users to obtain short-term access to transportation on an as-needed basis—can have implications on… Read More

This month, we had the opportunity to focus on a growing and revolutionizing topic that most of us in shared mobility can't wait to see become a reality: autonomous vehicles.… Read More

A Comprehensive Guide to Shared Mobility in 2018 Shared mobility refers to the behaviour of people sharing various modes of transportation (vehicle, bicycle, scooter or other modes) on an as-needed… Read More

Did you attend CES in Las Vegas last week? If not, then it's time to get in-the-know about the product unveilings. We have compiled a list of the best new… Read More

We've been working on a car sharing industry analysis together with fleet management experts, Ecoservice, to produce a whitepaper entitled: Four Concepts to Help Solve the Relocation Problem. We interviewed… Read More

Mobility-as-a-service isn't quite there yet, but cities are vying to bring the technology up-to-speed to allow for it to become a reality. MaaS means fully integrated mobility, as well as… Read More

December 2017

Now that the year is coming to a close, we all want to know: what is going to happen in mobility in 2018? Watch out for more electric vehicles, more innovation… Read More

As we near the end of another busy year for movmi, it’s time to look ahead and review whose thought leadership we will follow in 2018. To help you keep… Read More

For this month's Women in Shared Mobility series, we had the honour of interviewing on the subjects of MaaS (mobility as a service) and Member Insights and Experiences. We spoke… Read More

What is it about certain cities that encourages free floating car sharing? Why would people use the service as opposed to public transportation or a personal vehicle? And what do… Read More

As the year comes to a close, we are looking back at 2017 and recounting all of the incredible things that have occurred in shared mobility and mobility as a… Read More

 

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