Economic Development

Ford Motor Co. to spend $740 million on Corktown campus

Duo Security's Dug Song wants to 'double down' on local ties, regionalism

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5 strategies to engage mobility innovation

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What is the Detroit Mobility Innovation Initiative?

$6 million grant helps engineer robotics hub in Southeast Michigan

Michigan brings its smart cities together for state-wide change


GM's new car-sharing program allows owners to rent their vehicles

NewsCobo Center will become an indoor/outdoor experience as part of the Detroit auto show in June 2020.

Detroit auto show looks to cast new light in move to June in 2020

How innovation helped save Detroit


Many steps keep autonomous vehicle testing safe

Feature StoryDetroit's MoGo bikes hare system

DDOT+ MoGo = easier Detroit travel

Autonomous car tech startups in Detroit pitching innovation


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


Derq Teaches Driverless Cars to Safely Navigate Busy Intersections

Ford, Volkswagen exploring potential of 'strategic alliance' together

Amazon, Penske investments affirm state’s superior supply chain assets


Kroger to bring driverless cars to grocery delivery

American Center for Mobility establishes partnership with international proving grounds, harmonizes


May Mobility is deploying self-driving vehicles now, starting in Detroit

NewsPolySync, a company that promises safer mobility, demonstrates 'DriveKit' during a mobility summit held at American Center for Mobility in Ypsilanti Township, June 14, 2018. DriveKit controls steering, braking and accelerator systems. It also allows

Test center gives glimpse into world of autonomous vehicles

NewsFord Motor Co. is testing autonomous features using Fusions. It wants to put fully autonomous vehicles on the market by 2021.

New coalition to focus on mobility's impact on U.S. workforce


10 Best Tech Startups in Michigan

NewsAn artist spray paints a canvas at the historic, 105-year old Michigan Central train station prior to a Ford Motor Company press conference to formally announce their plans to renovate the building and turn it and Detroit’s Cor

Ford is betting big on DetroitAmazon isn't saving Detroit, but Ford could

NewsTechstars Startup Week Detroit runs June 18-22 in downtown Detroit and several neighborhoods.

Techstars Startup Week Detroit spreads its wings in its 3rd year

Ford to remake Detroit's most famous ruin

NewsMatthew Moroun announces Monday morning that his family has sold the Michigan Central Station in Detroit to Ford Motor Co.

Moroun confirms Detroit train station sold to Ford: 'Blue Oval will adorn the building'


MICHauto And Top Automotive Leaders Meet With Legislators To Discuss Key Issues

C2ER recognizes excellence in economic development community

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Michigan Mobility Challenge designed to address transportation gaps

NewsSelf-driving cars will change your life more than you can ever imagine

GM and Softbank are putting $3 billion into self-driving cars

NewsWaymo is expanding its partnership with FCA by purchasing up to 62,000 additional Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans from the automaker.

Waymo to buy up to 62,000 FCA minivans to expand self-driving fleet

NewsCollaboration between its entrepreneurial ecosystem and automotive establishment positions Michigan as ready to manage the mobility disruption — and create opportunity for emerging companies to grow.

How Michigan is driving mobility

Training Michigan's future workforce: With disruption comes opportunity

NewsPlans are in the final stages for a permanent Lyft Hub in Detroit

Lyft plans permanent hub in Detroit

NewsThe planned shuttle route

Mcity Driverless Shuttle to launch June 4 on North Campus

News"Mobility" is a catch-all term encompassing electric and autonomous vehicles and other new modes of urban transportation like bike-sharing, ride-hailing or car-sharing programs, along with buses and trains.

Partnership aims to boost Detroit's stake in mobility

NewsNovi-based Tata Technologies will move its headquarters and more than 150 employees into the top floor of this Albert Kahn-designed building at 6001 Cass Ave. in Detroit early next year.

Tata Technologies to move HQ, 150 workers from Novi to Detroit's TechTown

NewsSamantha Hoyt and Jarret Zablocki, members of Ford's Team Edison, work in the new offices at The Factory in Corktown.

Ford arrives in Corktown as train station deal set for June

Ford begins move into Corkown

NewsClean Fuels Michigan Reports 29,000 jobs in the state are tied to clean-fuel vehicles.

Report: Clean fuels promote jobs, good health in Michigan

NewsTechstars is now moving to WeWork Merchants Row to meet increasing needs

Techstars in Detroit outgrows Ford Field and is moving to WeWork

Initiative looks to improve mobility for Detroit residents

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