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Ford, Ann Arbor partner on mobility data platform
October 3, 2019



Ford Motor Company is partnering with Ann Arbor to launch a data gathering and analysis platform to explore mobility...

U-M Receives $2M NSF Grant to Explore Data Equity Systems
September 26, 2019

Data science is an important tool that can help researchers...

State of Michigan signs MOU with Australia
September 18, 2019

The State of Michigan and the Country of Australia signed an ...

U.S. DOT awards three states AV research funds
September 13, 2019

Representatives from Ohio, Michigan and Virginia announced this week that each of the states received funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation to advance...

Ann Arbor buses will test new devices to secure wheelchair, scooter passengers
March 29, 2019

UMTRI will be reviewing bus budeos to compare the experiences of riders using traditional tiedow systems and the autonomous docking systems.

UMTRI also will be...

The Auto Industry’s VHS-or-Betamax Moment
September 28, 2018

The auto industry has a choice to make: Which language will cars speak when they talk to one another? Until a couple of years ago, automakers agreed on one vehicle-to-...

Are scooters a mobility solution?
September 28, 2018

City leaders look to develop strategy for controlling the trend

Bird, Lime have dropped 600 scooters in Detroit

Each scooter is rented six...