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Decoding Mobility

The term “mobility” encompasses many new technologies, services, and business models disrupting the transportation space. But what are the commonalities between self-driving cars, smart-parking, and drone delivery? What does “mobility” even mean?

In the absence of a consensus industry definition, we started to decode the term ourselves. This involved conducting interviews with industry leaders in the mobility space, auditing the use of the term in the press, and conducting brainstorming sessions with the Wayne State engineering faculty. While we didn’t find a consensus definition across all groups, we did find five key components that most definitions of mobility include.

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