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Manufacturing Day highlights vibrancy of Michigan's advanced industry

Michigan’s rich manufacturing history has created an ecosystem that is ripe for producing the technical innovation integral to advanced mobility. This fall, Manufacturing Day will showcase the region’s dense cluster of advanced manufacturing assets.

Feature StoryGov. Rick Snyder met with auto CEOS in a private session prior to the Mackinac Policy Conference

High level talks on the agenda for automotive CEOs and Gov. Snyder

In the quiet before the Mackinac Policy Conference shifts into high gear, automotive OEMs gather for a private discussion with Gov. Snyder. Here’s why this “Auto on the Island” is so impactful.

Feature StoryPavan Agarwal is IP lawyer and partner at Foley & Lardner, LLP,

Computers on wheels: Intellectual property's role in connected and autonomous innovation

Every industry sector is preparing for the disruption that mobility will spur. With so many partnerships forming, who will own which intellectual property? We asked Pavan Agarwal, partner at Foley & Lardner, LLP, some tough questions.

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French tech startup delegation showcases Ubimobility in Detroit

A delegation of eight tech startups from France embarked upon a U.S. immersion by showcasing their business models to Detroit. These Ubimobility entrepreneurs’ names may soon be familiar, so get acquainted with them now.

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Tome Software innovates for safer cycling

Cyclists in Oakland County are pedaling along the many new bike lanes, as biking-for-transportation increases in popularity. We spoke with Jake Sigal of Tome Software about his company’s efforts to make cyclists safer on the roads.

Feature StoryFord’s Living Street display at CES 2018 showcases the City of Tomorrow.

Ford X, Autonomic share mobility cloud, connected cities at TU Automotive

Ford is positioning itself as a mobility solutions leader. But how does this growth involve vehicles? We listened in at the Ford X Fireside Chat at TU Automotive Detroit to learn more about how Ford is facing mobility, city by city.

Feature StoryLTU professor C.J. Chung and LTU students Charles Faulkner, Mitchell Pleune, Nick Paul, Ben Warrick, and Sean Bleicher after winning the IGVC Self-Drive Challenge

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Lawrence Technological University has once again established itself as a leader in the field of autonomous vehicles.

Feature StoryStudents learn transdisciplinary skills at the Ford STEAM Lab Summer Camp

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Get to ‘em while they’re young. That’s the approach of the Ford STEAM Lab Summer Camp.

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Mobility Moments Podcast: Embedded at the Mackinac Policy Conference with AARP Michigan

Advancing mobility will have an effect of everyone, but most of all on those who traditionally struggle with transportation, like seniors. At the Mackinac Policy Conference, Driven caught up with Paula Cunningham and Melissa Seifert from AARP Michigan to learn more about seniors, tech, and mobility.

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Detroit region innovators show off connected intersections during ITS

Live vehicle demonstrations make the Intelligent Transportation Society annual meeting a valuable mobility event. We rode along during two demos to learn how our region’s innovations will make intersections across the globe safer.

Feature StoryDetroit's MoGo bikes hare system

DDOT+ MoGo = easier Detroit travel

Detroit Department of Transportation and MoGo partner to move Detroiters around Detroit.

Feature StoryFive thousand Detroit high school students learned coding basics at Code{D}etroit

Code{D}etroit plants STEM seeds for thousands of Detroit students

Five thousand Detroit students learned the basics of coding at the multi-day Code{D}etroit event in June.


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Startup Spotlight: HAAS Alert

Imagine receiving an alert that an emergency vehicle or construction hazard is approaching 10, 20 or even 30 seconds before you see flashing lights or hear a signal. That’s among the many benefits HAAS Alert is bringing to connected and autonomous vehicles.

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Videos

Mobility Moments Podcast: Don Butler, Ford Mobility

July 16, 2018 - On Mackinac Island, we sat down Don Butler, the Executive Director of Connected Vehicle Platform and product with Ford Mobility, to discuss Ford's future and their partnership with Argo AI.

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National & Global News

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Many steps keep autonomous vehicle testing safe


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Startup Spotlight: HAAS Alert


Autonomous car tech startups in Detroit pitching innovation


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Why Michigan is the Midwest’s most improved startup community


NewsMay Mobility is opening a Detroit location at 601 Franklin in the 600 Woodbridge Building, just east of the Renaissance Center.

Ann Arbor-based May Mobility opens Detroit office


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Derq Teaches Driverless Cars to Safely Navigate Busy Intersections


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From a bird’s eye view, Mcity with its roads, traffic signs and signals, sidewalks, street lights and other infrastructure may look like an average municipality. But this city is like no other.

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Feature StoryMichele Mueller is senior project manager for CAV at MDOT

Understanding our connected and autonomous present


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Featured Communities

Ann Arbor

The Ann Arbor region is a destination for mobility, home to research and development for global brands including Toyota and Hyundai. Located here is University of Michigan’s Mcity, a 32-acre test facility that simulates the broad range of ...

Macomb County

Each day, up to 50,000 cars travel on the connected corridors of Macomb County where GM and the U.S. Army field test autonomous vehicles on a regular basis. The county's Communications and Technology Center (COMTEC) serves as the hub of activity ...

Oakland County

Oakland County is a world automotive leader in research and development, with 75 of the top 100 global automotive suppliers having locations here. Suppliers like Valeo, Borg Warner, Denso, Magna and Nexteer are strategically located in Oakland ...

Detroit

Detroit is the world’s epicenter of mobility and advanced transportation solutions. With a diverse offering of competitive advantages, Detroit is a smart choice for businesses looking to expand, relocate and invest.

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Southeast Michigan

Southeast Michigan is a united 11-county area that encompasses more than 300 municipalities with rich geographic, human and business assets. Home to more than 300,000 businesses, including 11 Fortune 500 companies, 5.4 million people, and numerous ...