Mobility

Monthly report: April 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 108 influencers like ACEA and Shared-Use Mobility, discussing hashtags such as #mobility , #SharedMobility and #AI.
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Innovative Mobility Research (IMR)

On Jan 25, 2018
@SusanShaheen1 shared
Please see our shared mobility impact work as it relates to public transit at: https://t.co/gzEh1tDQBn (see shared mobility resources). @InnovMobility @BerkeleyITS @TSRCITSBerkeley @moovelUS @TransitScreen @shared_mobility @APTA_Transit @LAXCarShare https://t.co/9nHUfJYHuf
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Understanding the social and environmental impacts of transportation

imr.berkeley.edu
On Jan 25, 2018
@SusanShaheen1 shared
Please see our shared mobility impact work as it relates to public transit at: https://t.co/gzEh1tDQBn (see shared mobility resources). @InnovMobility @BerkeleyITS @TSRCITSBerkeley @moovelUS @TransitScreen @shared_mobility @APTA_Transit @LAXCarShare https://t.co/9nHUfJYHuf
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Innovative Mobility Research (IMR)

Understanding the social and environmental impacts of transportation

Kansas City CIO: Cities that don't embrace smart tech risk becoming 'digital Rust Belt'

On Apr 1, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
"If we don’t build smart cities, they’re going to leave," he said. "Those that don’t will be part of a ‘digital Rust Belt.’ I grew up in the Rust Belt. It sucked." https://t.co/AkTNbFAFik
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Bob Bennett said urban areas risk being left behind if they do not innovate, and that younger generations will "vote with their feet" and leave if that happens.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Apr 1, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
"If we don’t build smart cities, they’re going to leave," he said. "Those that don’t will be part of a ‘digital Rust Belt.’ I grew up in the Rust Belt. It sucked." https://t.co/AkTNbFAFik
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Kansas City CIO: Cities that don't embrace smart tech risk becoming 'digital Rust Belt'

Bob Bennett said urban areas risk being left behind if they do not innovate, and that younger generations will "vote with their feet" and leave if that happens.

Standing up for international trade amid tariff threats and Brexit fears

On Apr 1, 2018
@ACEA_eu shared
RT @jongvanaard: Standing up for international trade amid tariff threats and Brexit fears: https://t.co/jn1KIVeFrD
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Message from ACEA's Secretary General – March 2018 EU auto manufacturers exported more than 6.1 million motor vehicles last year, generating a trade surplus of more than €90 billion for the European Union. Looking at the current discussions about possible tariffs on EU car exports to the ...

www.acea.be
On Apr 1, 2018
@ACEA_eu shared
RT @jongvanaard: Standing up for international trade amid tariff threats and Brexit fears: https://t.co/jn1KIVeFrD
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Standing up for international trade amid tariff threats and Brexit fears

Message from ACEA's Secretary General – March 2018 EU auto manufacturers exported more than 6.1 million motor vehicles last year, generating a trade surplus of more than €90 billion for the ...

How self-driving vans and minibuses will change the transit landscape

On Apr 12, 2018
@SharedUseCntr shared
Shared #autonomous #EV shuttles could usher in a big shift away from car dependency & ownership to a rich network of hybrid #transit systems in the US. https://t.co/BzdfVcxloq
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As the autonomous vehicle revolution progresses, self-driving vans occupy a new niche in the ecosystem.

www.marketwatch.com
On Apr 12, 2018
@SharedUseCntr shared
Shared #autonomous #EV shuttles could usher in a big shift away from car dependency & ownership to a rich network of hybrid #transit systems in the US. https://t.co/BzdfVcxloq
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How self-driving vans and minibuses will change the transit landscape

As the autonomous vehicle revolution progresses, self-driving vans occupy a new niche in the ecosystem.

Some Thoughts on the Evolution of Shared Mobility from the 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit

On Apr 9, 2018
@SPhillipsLuethi shared
Some Thoughts on the Evolution of #SharedMobility from the 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit @SharedUseCntr including #AV and #ridesourcing https://t.co/KlAjo1rX3W #mobility #carsharing #autonomousvehicles https://t.co/CETScOsbYC
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Here are SUMC Executive Director Sharon Feigon’s thoughts on some of the most important takeaways from the 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit: Ride-hailing companies’ role is evolving from disrupter to partner with many. In our Summit workshops and sessions, we heard that setting ...

sharedusemobilitycenter.org
On Apr 9, 2018
@SPhillipsLuethi shared
Some Thoughts on the Evolution of #SharedMobility from the 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit @SharedUseCntr including #AV and #ridesourcing https://t.co/KlAjo1rX3W #mobility #carsharing #autonomousvehicles https://t.co/CETScOsbYC
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Some Thoughts on the Evolution of Shared Mobility from the 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit

Here are SUMC Executive Director Sharon Feigon’s thoughts on some of the most important takeaways from the 2018 National Shared Mobility Summit: Ride-hailing companies’ role is evolving ...

How The Humble Bicycle Can Save Our Cities

On May 10, 2018
@oconnorshane shared
Great article: How The Humble Bicycle Can Save Our Cities. Sad but true: “The easiest way to kill someone in America is to hit them with your car,”...with little to no consequence for the driver. #RoadSafety https://t.co/HnuvW5DKPP
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Copenhagenize offers a blueprint for how cities can welcome the bicycle–and all the positive outcomes that being a biking-centric city brings.

www.fastcompany.com
On May 10, 2018
@oconnorshane shared
Great article: How The Humble Bicycle Can Save Our Cities. Sad but true: “The easiest way to kill someone in America is to hit them with your car,”...with little to no consequence for the driver. #RoadSafety https://t.co/HnuvW5DKPP
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How The Humble Bicycle Can Save Our Cities

Copenhagenize offers a blueprint for how cities can welcome the bicycle–and all the positive outcomes that being a biking-centric city brings.

Why You Should Be in Favor of Congestion Pricing in New York

On Mar 31, 2018
@transportgooru shared
RT @JSadikKhan: What's even worse than charging people to drive into the busiest part of the city? Letting them do it for free at rush hour. If ever there was an equity argument for transportation, it's congestion pricing. https://t.co/4Gj4WTl97B
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Yes, it’s annoying to be taxed for something that always appeared to be free. Get over it.

nymag.com
On Mar 31, 2018
@transportgooru shared
RT @JSadikKhan: What's even worse than charging people to drive into the busiest part of the city? Letting them do it for free at rush hour. If ever there was an equity argument for transportation, it's congestion pricing. https://t.co/4Gj4WTl97B
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Why You Should Be in Favor of Congestion Pricing in New York

Yes, it’s annoying to be taxed for something that always appeared to be free. Get over it.

Germany’s conservative economic model is being put to the test

On Apr 20, 2018
@TheEconomist shared
Is "a long tradition of seeking perfection and thinking everything through” enough for German firms to compete with disruptive new rivals? https://t.co/i5401uH0bl
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An economy built on caution must learn to live with disruption

www.economist.com
On Apr 20, 2018
@TheEconomist shared
Is "a long tradition of seeking perfection and thinking everything through” enough for German firms to compete with disruptive new rivals? https://t.co/i5401uH0bl
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Germany’s conservative economic model is being put to the test

An economy built on caution must learn to live with disruption

Top Influencers

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The European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) represents the 15 Europe-based car, van, truck and bus makers.

Follow 4.8k Followers

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Expanding transportation choices by enriching and integrating shared-use mobility

Follow 3.2k Followers

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Founder of https://t.co/IiSFmJV2Lt | passionate about #shared #mobility, #smartcities #womeninmobility #ownless #communities #people

Follow 1.4k Followers

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@UCBerkeley professor. Researching sustainable transportation, #innovation & disruption. Pioneer in #sharingeconomy, #carsharing, #bikesharing, #ridesharing

Follow 4.3k Followers

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Community of bloggers promoting civic sustainability, green building, and urban design, planning, and environmentalism.

Follow 135.2k Followers

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Technology+Policy Wonk; Harvard @Kennedy_School alum; Dabble all day in: Transportation, vehicle automation, technology, climate science, energy, geopolitics

Follow 7.3k Followers

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Integrated transportation and logistics solutions for safe, cost-effective and environment-friendly passenger and freight transport. https://t.co/rx3LpdDU9S

Follow 10.8k Followers

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News and information from the European Commission. Tweets by the Social Media Team. Engaging on #TeamJunckerEU priorities: https://t.co/HDhTPYZYmg

Follow 670.9k Followers

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Transport adviser interested in aviation & transport technology. President of @aerospacenz Live with wife Wendy & 2 Standard Poodles.

Follow 1.0k Followers

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News and analysis with a global perspective. Subscribe here: https://t.co/owztJzwlmm

Follow 17.8M Followers

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Working for efficient, safe & environmentally friendly transport in Europe. Updates from the Directorate-General for Mobility and #Transport of @EU_Commission

Follow 29.6k Followers

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CSR Leader @FedEx: #RoadSafety & #SustainableTransportation Love deep dives into new interests. Personal site: https://t.co/iFrD0eH3AZ. Opinions mine.

Follow 16.9k Followers

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Author, Streetfight: Handbook for an Urban Revolution. Principal with @BloombergAssoc and former NYCDOT commissioner #STREETFIGHT

Follow 17.3k Followers

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John Calimente - transportation planner. Mass transit, rail, biking, walking, gondolas, car share, transit integrated communities + multi-modal life.

Follow 3.4k Followers

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Executive Director of 'Agora Verkehrswende' working on Sustainable Mobility & Decarbonization of Transport. Personal views. Retweets are no endorsements.

Follow 766.0 Followers

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Each year from 16-22 September, the EUROPEAN MOBILITY WEEK is the most widespread event to raise awareness of sustainable mobility

Follow 4.4k Followers

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Head of Communications moovel Group (Daimler AG subsidiary). Updates on moovel app & moovel transit. Also on car2go, mytaxi, autonomous driving & smart cities.

Follow 2.4k Followers

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is the global trade association of airlines. Our 260 members comprise 83% of total air traffic.

Follow 144.0k Followers