Shared Mobility Thoughts

The shared mobility blog.

March 2019

This month on our shared mobility by region series, we stay local and explore the shared mobility offerings in Canada. In 2016, the urban population of the second largest country… Read More

February 2019

Carol Schweiger, President of Schweiger Consulting and Chairperson of the New England Intelligent Transportation Society, has nearly 40 years of experience, and is nationally and internationally recognized in transportation technology… Read More

Micro-vehicles, such as e-mopeds, electric bikes, scooters and even hover board demonstrations took place this year at the first ever, North American, Micromobility Conference in Richmond, California on January 31st. With… Read More

Last time, our shared mobility by region series delved into the shared mobility offerings ‘down under’ in Australia and New Zealand. This month we take a look at the emerging… Read More

January 2019

Karen New is the Director of Information Systems at Modo Co-operative, North America’s oldest & largest car co-op, where she oversees the IT infrastructure, software development, business analysis, and location… Read More

Vancouver, Canada, January 22, 2019 – Los Angeles remains a car-dependent city – with twice the percentage of commuters using a car to get to work as in San Francisco… Read More

Vancouver, January 21, 2019 – The City of Vancouver remains the continent’s car-sharing capital, but has slipped two spots in an annual assessment of the current scope of and expansion… Read More

movmi compiles data about different cities on a regular basis. The 2019 Shared Mobility City Index (SMCI) edition provides a comprehensive overview on shared mobility infrastructure and policy of 20 North… Read More

Last month, our shared mobility by region series took us to South and Latin America. This time we take a look ‘down under,’ at the shared mobility offerings in Australia… Read More

December 2018

This month, we spoke exclusively with Antonia Roberts for our Women in Shared Mobility series. Antonia was part of the team which set up CoMoUK (as Carplus) in 1999. She spent… Read More

For better or worse, electric scooter sharing has become an international business. From its simple origin as a two-wheeled, kids, kick scooter to a multi-billion dollar industry. Electric scooters have… Read More

In last month's blog post, our shared mobility by region series focused on the Middle East. This month we are diving into South and Latin American shared mobility offerings. Latin America… Read More

November 2018

Like Omoove, movmi works in collaboration with a variety of technology vendors. One of the top leading technology vendors operating in the shared mobility space is Omoove, an Octo Telematics… Read More

The ridehailing trend has emerged in a futuristic landscape of shared mobility, catering to the consumer's need for quick, convenient, and cost-effective transportation. Mimicking the long-known taxi form of commuting, ridehailing… Read More

Micromobility is taking off across the world. With companies such as Bird, Lime and Spin receiving valuations in the billions, the scootersharing industry is getting noticed. While companies such as… Read More

Starting with Russia and South East Asia in our shared mobility by region coverage, we are now moving on to take a closer look at the shared mobility offerings in… Read More

October 2018

This month, we spoke with Sharon Feigon exclusively for our new format of Women in Shared Mobility. Sharon Feigon is Founder and Executive Director of Shared-Use Mobility Center, a public-interest nonprofit… Read More

While worldwide population is on the rise, smart city planners know that city centres are in need of a greener, lighter mode of transport that is both easy to access… Read More

Today we are taking a deeper look at the South East Asia shared mobility industry, from car sharing to bike sharing and everything in between.  If you missed our last… Read More

Over the past few years, the city of Seattle has committed to a master plan for biking and committed to spend almost a billion dollars over nine years for bicycle… Read More

September 2018

As we continue into our second year of interviewing women in shared mobility to gain insights on various aspects on the ever-evolving industry, we have begun to focus on more… Read More

The carsharing trend is much more than a fad, and as we know it today, it's become a very viable form of shared transportation in many countries globally. As we move… Read More

Let's take a look at the Russia shared mobility industry. Russia, the largest country in the world, has vast distances between each of its cities and should (in theory) be… Read More

It’s an exciting time for bikesharing. Bikesharing is popping up around all over the world, growing at an exponential rate. In 2013, there were 700,000 public-use bikes worldwide compared to… Read More

August 2018

This month, we look at the cutting edge in transportation technology: Hyperloop One. This super fast, futuristic mode of transport, straight out of a sci-fi novel is in development and… Read More

There is no question of the success that carsharing platforms have seen over the past decade. This progress is evident throughout large urban areas, in both the developed and the developing… Read More

One of the biggest hurdles currently taking place in the transportation industry is achieving higher levels of sustainability through electrifying transportation. A long-term goal for many countries and companies is… Read More

You might be wondering: what's happening with autonomous vehicles in my country? Over the last two years, media and news publications have been headlining autonomous vehicle operations, regulations, and advancements… Read More

July 2018

The global landscape of private transportation has changed dramatically over the last decade with the introduction of the ‘shared economy’. Need to catch a ride? No longer will you need… Read More

The ability to be mobile and travel has always been an essential part of a social society, that allows humans to make and retain vital connections with people and places.… Read More

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