Popular TIER electric scooters now available on Whim

Popular TIER electric scooters now available on Whim

After proving popular in over 50 cities across Europe, TIER electric scooters are soon going to be added to Whim mobility app. Whim users will have access to electric scooters in early February in Vienna, Austria, and Helsinki, Finland. “The city bikes available...

Oregon Department of Transportation support open standards campaign

Oregon Department of Transportation support open standards campaign

The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) has joined the FREE the MIBS (or #FREEtheMIBs) campaign as an advocate becoming the second state department of transportation to sign on to the effort to publicly open management information bases – or MIBs. Often kept...

UCL is hiring a Senior Research Fellow

UCL is hiring a Senior Research Fellow

The UCL - University College London is looking for a Senior Research Fellow - Software Engineer for Transport Planning. The UCL Energy Institute’s MaaSLab (www.maaslab.org) sits within a wider transport and energy group encompassing work on aviation and surface...

Urbanism Next Europe Call for Sessions OPEN

Urbanism Next Europe Call for Sessions OPEN

Big changes are coming in Urban Mobility and Urban Development. They’re coming fast, and will have impacts on land use, real estate, public space, building design, and all transport modes. How can we make sure these innovations actually make our cities better?...

MaaS solutions central to Lisbon Congress discussions

MaaS solutions central to Lisbon Congress discussions

The implementation of Mobility as a Service solutions, and the lessons learned from trials carried out across the world, will be one of the highlights at the ITS European Congress in Lisbon from 18 to 20 May, the leading event on intelligent mobility and the first...

Enterprise Car Club and Liftshare launch car sharing offer

Enterprise Car Club and Liftshare launch car sharing offer

Enterprise Car Club and Liftshare have announced a partnership that will see the two collaborate on a new mobility model that will dramatically improve access to shared vehicles for both car club members and business users. The ground-breaking partnership was unveiled...

Renfe launch new mobility platform as a service in Spain

Renfe launch new mobility platform as a service in Spain

Spanish rail giant Renfe is launching a new one-stop shop transport app, integrating train, subway, taxi, PHV and scooters, among other means of transport. The ‘Renfe as a Service’ (Raas) app is currently being piloted in journeys between Madrid and Barcelona and will...

MaaS Global completes €29.5M funding round

MaaS Global completes €29.5M funding round

Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) operator MaaS Global, known for its mobility application Whim, announced that its most recent investment round is worth €29.5M, bringing the company’s total investments to €53.7M. The new investors consist of BP Ventures, Mitsui Fudosan,...

Global MaaS Forum in Singapore

Global MaaS Forum in Singapore

The Singapore Land Transport Authority, ITS America, ERTICO – ITS Europe and ITS Australia are co-organising the Global Forum on MaaS during the ITS World Congress on 22 October from 14:00 to 18:00. The Global Forum will explore how MaaS can enable greater and more...

World’s first unified MaaS-market to be created in the Nordics

World’s first unified MaaS-market to be created in the Nordics

Smartphone apps already allow you to plan travel chains, book trips and purchase tickets. Until now, however, smart mobility services have been fragmented and technology  companies have not significantly collaborated on a national scale, much less across borders. The...

MaaS Global is hiring

MaaS Global is hiring

MaaS Global is looking for a Policy and Government Affairs Manager to join their team in Helsinki. The company’s operational model, vision and values are strongly rooted in the open ecosystem approach. Therefore MaaS Global always work closely with the public sector,...

ALD Automotive launches group’s first MaaS solution

ALD Automotive launches group’s first MaaS solution

MaaS Alliance's member ALD Automotive is launching ALD Move, the company’s first Mobility-as-a-Service app, in the Netherlands. Aimed at fostering a holistic, flexible approach to travel, ALD Move provides a combination of real time travel insight and advice and a...

Announcing Uber’s Mobility Research Funding Pilot

Announcing Uber’s Mobility Research Funding Pilot

Since its inception, Uber’s Policy Research team has partnered with the academic community to rigorously examine challenging topics like surge pricing, labor markets, gender and earnings, and many others. We’ve shared aggregated data and/or collaborated as co-authors...

The PayiQ Blog | Pay-As-You-Go Challenges the Subscription Model

The PayiQ Blog | Pay-As-You-Go Challenges the Subscription Model

By Tuomo Parjanen, CEO of PayiQ The subscription model has been all the rage lately. All you can watch, all you can listen, all you can read, all you can travel… for a monthly price! It is convenient, but once the monthly deal is done, there are not that many...

Uber to be Integrated in SNCF MaaS Offering

Uber to be Integrated in SNCF MaaS Offering

From 19 June, for their daily journey, users of the SNCF app will not only know the schedules of short-distance trains and learn about traffic hazards, but they can also book and pay a bicycle, taxi, and by the end of the year, buy and validate public transport...