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Our Mobility Message: The Globe must pay attention to Michigan and Michigan must pay attention to the Globe!

Our Mission: To facilitate that interchange with Advising, Consulting, Events, Introductions, and Opportunities.

Our Starting Point: Urban Mobility's focus must be on People's Quality of Living, not products nor technology.

MICHIGAN

CHALLENGES

FATALITY AVOIDANCE

  • Child unpredictability
  • Bicycle detection
  • Weather Compensation
  • Mixed Levels of Vehicles
  • Exception Management

LOCAL vs GLOBAL PRODUCTION

  • Unit of Analysis
  • Topology of Utilization & Maintenance
  • Local Customs' Impact on Design & Costs
  • Giga-Factory vs Local Motors

FINANCIAL CASE

  • OEMs, Ride-Hailers, Entrepreneurs, Franchises
  • Elasticity & the Tragedy of the Commons
  • Collateral Effects, esp. Employment & Real Estate
  • Bubbles and Bursts

SOCIETAL IMPACTS

  • Demographic Impacts
  • Environmental Impacts
  • Employment & Education Impacts
  • Community & Social Impacts

GOVERNMENTAL IMPACTS

  • Responsibility & Liability
  • Infrastructure & Road Governance
  • Smart City Oversight & Facilitation
  • Standards Definition & Enforcement

GLOBE