Those of us in the mobility space have been analyzing the trends and evaluating what is the new normal post-Covid. …


In Bill Gates most recent book, How to Avoid a Climate Disaster, he presents important evidence regarding the need to accelerate a path to zero emissions by 2050. He references the generally accepted current annual global emissions of 51 billion tons and implores us to leverage existing low carbon technologies…


Ten years ago, Marc Andreesen, the famed Venture Capitalists and co-founder of Netscape, published a seminal post on how and why “Software is Eating the World”.

Andreesen captured what was becoming increasingly apparent, that software companies were beginning to develop solutions which were taking over businesses and industries based on…


We are at a crossroads. While we stand on the verge of a digital revolution that promises to be greener and more sustainable, we also still cling to the paradigms of our industrial past. It is this straddling of old and new that stymies our progress despite having the tools…


Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo has made waves in the urban planning and mobility space by creating an ambitious goal of ensuring all residents live within 15 minutes walking or cycling of their daily activities. …


A frequent question in the Mobility as a Service (MaaS) space is what is the best role for a local public transit agency (PTA) or regional transit agency (RTA)? Some agencies want to build, own and operate their own private MaaS platform. …


Rail services are the transit lifeblood of many cities and regions around the globe. They usually provide a consistent, reliable and carbon-friendly means of mobility for commuters and travelers.

The quality and speed of rail services have improved markedly in the last ten years, coinciding with an explosion of new…


Encouraging citizens to avoid public transit and rail unless there is no possible alternative is an emerging policy recommendation in countries and cities around the globe. As an “urban and climate strategist” my heart sank when I first heard Boris Johnson. make this recommendation.

We at Iomob believe this policy…


Iomob was the first Mobility as a Service (MaaS) company to build a specific MaaS solution for the rail industry (RailMaaS). After a highly competitive process, Renfe, the Spanish rail operator with the second largest high-speed rail network in the world!, chose Iomob to develop an extended trial in Spain…


A recent report from Juniper Research projecting $405 million in revenues for the MaaS industry in 2020, exploding to $52 billion by 2027 is only going to further increase interest from a range of travel and transport players to explore deploying MaaS solutions in the coming years. …

Boyd Cohen, Ph.D. CEO IoMob

Boyd is a researcher and entrepreneur in smart, sustainable & entrepreneurial cities, He´s authored 3 books & is CEO of IoMob. boydcohen.impress.ly

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