Shared Mobility Thoughts


The shared mobility blog.

April 2018

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

Having just led a panel on integrated mobility at the new Mobility Forum organized by TransLink, we're happy to summarize a report Translink, called the Governance of Smart Mobility. The forum… Read More

November 2017

We recently delved into the 18th consecutive, 56-page Global Automotive Executive Summary by KPMG. Filled with colourful, well-appointed graphs and endless insights, it was a difficult task, but we've managed… Read More

Web Summit is an unfathomably large conference with over 60,000 people in attendance. To say there’s always something happening is an understatement. In addition to the presentations, workshops, pitch competition,… Read More

Making it to the TED Speed of Change event at their headquarters in NYC really all started during a coffee meeting on one unsuspecting Vancouver afternoon. As the manager of… Read More

If you didn't know, we presented at the Swiss Canadian Innovation Day last month, which was a one-day educational workshop focusing on the imminent autonomous vehicle (AV) revolution. Created to… Read More

What is going to happen to the future of the planet if we continue on with our urban mobility as we currently are? Perhaps the better question is: what will… Read More

 

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