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The American Center for Mobility is open. What's next?

We took a look at the mock roads and other facilities now open at the center, the major new partnerships it's forging, and its prospects for bringing new jobs to the area.

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Duo Security opens Detroit office in Bamboo Detroit coworking space

Duo transferred 30 employees from its Ann Arbor team of around 300 to the Detroit office, where it expects to eventually fill out a 9,000-square-foot space.

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Startup Spotlight: DERQ

Safety is one of the key factors in the success of connected and autonomous vehicles, and DERQ hopes to be in a position to help protect drivers across the globe.

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Michigan’s automated vehicle innovation leads the world with American Center for Mobility opening

In the race for connected and automated vehicle development, Michigan continues to solidify its leadership role with the grand opening of its latest asset, the American Center for Mobility (ACM). Government, automotive and technology leaders gathered at Willow Run Airport in Ypsilanti on Wednesday to mark the official opening of ACM with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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Mobility Moments Podcast: Detroit mobility meets SXSWExpert panel podcast, April 2018

A special edition of Mobility Moments. Claire Charlton digs in with Jessica Robinson of Ford Smart Mobility, Phil Santer at Ann Arbor SPARK, and Justin Robinson with Detroit Regional Chamber to learn about SXSW 2018, through the lens of mobility.

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Autonomous vehicles will impact the environment, but how?

As the Detroit region leads the charge in electric, connected, and autonomous vehicle innovation, environmental stakeholders are asking questions about how a radically new way of moving people, goods, and services will impact the environment.

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Altran expands to Detroit, brings passive safety solutions to U.S.

Altran, a global engineering R&D organization, is bringing passive safety solutions to clients through its recent expansion into the Detroit region. And the move was made simple, thanks to help from economic development experts on the ground.

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Autonomous pipe dream, or autonomous dead end?As the future unfolds, next-generation mobility will only improve our lives

The self-driving car. It's the hot topic across the globe in the automotive and technology industries – as well as cocktail parties. The number of opinions (and events) on the issue of autonomous vehicles are as long and varied as the Porsche options list. One can understand why. We’ve been promised the self-driving car since the dawn of the jet age. (We are also promised the flying car, but that’s another story.)

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Grand opening for American Center for Mobility celebrates new partnership with Microsoft

Embarking on its next phase of construction, the American Center for Mobility celebrated its grand opening with industry leaders, educators, and public officials, including Gov. Rick Snyder, and announced an exclusive partnership with Microsoft.

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Macomb County is ready for connected mobility

Connected vehicles require communication-enabled infrastructure. As connected cars and trucks join the roads in ever-increasing numbers, Michigan’s Macomb County is poised to meet the communication challenge.

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Michigan’s automated vehicle innovation leads the world with American Center for Mobility opening

In the race for connected and automated vehicle development, Michigan continues to solidify its leadership role with the grand opening of its latest asset, the American Center for Mobility (ACM). Government, automotive and technology leaders gathered at Willow Run Airport in Ypsilanti on Wednesday to mark the official opening of ACM with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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Michigan Council on Future Mobility makes key recommendations

The Michigan Council on Future Mobility has presented its second annual report to Gov. Rick Snyder, and in it outlined key recommendations for policy changes regarding mobility.

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