ERTICO Webinar: MaaS – Promises, Challenges and Uncertainties

ERTICO Webinar: MaaS – Promises, Challenges and Uncertainties

Mobility as a Service (MaaS) was the highlight of last Friday’s ERTICO Academy webinar. A hot topic in the smart mobility sphere, a record number of 150 mobility enthusiasts attended this  interactive exchange on MaaS, discussing its impact on CO2 emissions, modal...

MaaS of the Month: 2getthere

MaaS of the Month: 2getthere

The MaaS of the Month is back. In March we focus on 2getthere - an automated first mile last mile connector by MaaS Alliance member ZF. The Rivium ParkShuttle, operating in the city of Capelle aan den lJssel in the Netherlands, is the world’s first autonomous...

Discover our 100th Member Car Rental Gateway

Discover our 100th Member Car Rental Gateway

The MaaS Alliance is very pleased to welcome their 100th Member, UK based Car Rental Gateway, a company that has been steering SaaS-solutions to car rental distribution since 2001. Their experience lies in bringing together mobility providers and travel distributors,...

IRU launches Stakeholders Forum on Data

IRU launches Stakeholders Forum on Data

In the wake of the European Commission’s recent publication of its European data strategy and White Paper on Artificial Intelligence, IRU kicked off its Stakeholders Forum on Data last week in order to discuss open questions related to the management of data between...

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,...