Feature Story Refraction AI Autonomous Delivery

How autonomous delivery can provide safer customer service amid COVID-19

Not only are businesses are grappling to meet on-demand delivery expectations from today’s digitally driven consumers in the face of same-day delivery providers, but now society is increasingly more conscious about the safety of shipping and delivery during a time of unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic—an issue that could be resolved through autonomous delivery services.

Feature Story Automated Bus Consortium

Automated: The new frontier

Automated vehicles have the potential to make roads safer and more efficient and driving more convenient. Yet, skeptics have some serious doubts. Examples include concerns over the feasibility, safety, and cost, in addition to personal adjustments drivers will need to make.   

Feature Story Bus in Detroit

Shared-use: Embracing new modes of transit

This article was originally published in the Detroit Regional Chamber's Detroiter Magazine, visit Detroiter.org to read more.

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Feature Story Argo AI CEO Bryan Salesky shares autonomous development insights at 2020 MICHauto Summit

Autonomous vehicle development needs to be gradual, focused on safety

The race to producing fully autonomous vehicles is heating up, and Argo AI CEO Bryan Salesky is among the leaders in this space. 

Feature Story Detroit Regional Chamber CEO and President Sandy Baruah onstage at the 2020 MICHauto Summit

2020 MICHauto Summit drives forward the global mobility revolution

“We are here today for exactly the same purpose that Gov. Whitmer signed those executive orders moments ago– to ensure Michigan’s ongoing leadership role in next-generation mobility,” Sandy K. Baruah, president and CEO of the Detroit Regional Chamber said at the opening of the 2020 MICHauto Summit.

Feature Story Industry experts discussing ways to advance diversity and inclusion in the automotive industry

Diversity and inclusion of thought is key to evolving industry

In 1986, she began working as a food service worker inside the diner at Ford Motor Company. Over the next three decades, Cheryl Thompson moved up through the ranks at Ford, going from the kitchen to the plant, working as a tool and diemaker, manufacturing engineer, engineering supervisor, and then global prototype manager.

Feature Story Detroit Regional Chamber CEO Sandy Baruah, State of Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, and MICHauto Executive Director Glenn Stevens, Jr.

Governor Whitmer signs executive directives to strengthen auto industry at 2020 MICHauto Summit

Taking the stage in front of a packed house at the College of Creative Studies Taubman Center on Feb. 25 during the MICHauto Summit, Michigan’s Governor, Gretchen Whitmer, announced two directives to help strengthen the automotive industry in Michigan.

Feature Story Mahendra Muli, director of marketing and new business development for dSPACE, runs dSPACE's sensory realistic simulation.

Metro Detroit companies create virtual environments for safer, quicker, cheaper auto testing

Automakers, Tier One suppliers, and tech companies are increasingly testing their products in virtual worlds before they hit real-life highways. And many of those virtual worlds are being created right here in Southeast Michigan.

Feature Story A rendering of the ACM Event Center.

American Center for Mobility breaks ground on event space, upgrades cellular network

The American Center for Mobility (ACM) has noted clients’ needs for both a dedicated event space and even faster network speeds – and responded without delay.

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Mobility Moments Podcast: Siemens Mobility featuring Marcus Welz and Eric Gannaway

March 5, 2020 - Marcus Welz, CEO of Siemens Mobility Intelligent Traffic Systems; and Eric Gannaway, senior sales executive with Siemens Mobility in Sterling Heights, share insight into Siemens' commitment to Michigan and the future of connected vehicle infrastructure. Listen >>

Startup Spotlight Podcast: Ashok Sivanand, Integral

April 1, 2020 - Michael Healander, president and CEO of Airspace Link Inc. joins MICHauto's Devon O'Reilly at the 2020 MICHauto Summit to discuss their recent expansion. Listen >>
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