Key Trends in Transportation Innovation

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When people think of the transportation industry, they are often thinking of auto manufacturers, but it includes a wealth of other companies and products: from shipping and logistics firms, to travel transportation, non-motorized transport (like bicycles) and more. Strategy 3D printing gig economy lyft autonomous vehicles sustainability transportation

Transport Challenge: Deutsche Bahn and Data Pitch ask startups to change the future of transport

Innovation Excellence

Competitions Data Design Digital Europe Industry Innovation Open Innovation Research public transportation Start-upsGerman rail company, Deutsche Bahn AG, is making its data available to start-up businesses and SMEs as part of Data Pitch, a new European Commission-funded initiative which is supporting open innovation with data. Deadline for entrants is Oct.

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Transportation and Logistics Startups Attracting Corporate Investment

Rocketspace

It shouldn't come as a surprise that overall funding for transportation-focused startups doubled in just one year—from $7 billion in 2014 to $14 billion in 2015—according to Volvo Group's venture capital arm. Below are some transportation and logistics startups that have received substantial corporate backing: Finance Accelerators Venture Capital Logistics CVC

3 TED Talks That Anyone Working in Transportation Innovation Needs to Watch

Rocketspace

2018 was a bumper year for mobility technology and for transportation. We (finally) saw the integration of AI and Google Assistant within mass manufactured cars , augmented reality help motorcyclists with heads-up displays , as well as the headline-grabbing rise of dock-less electric scooter and bike companies.

Mobility and Transportation Disruption: Manufacturing On-Demand

Rocketspace

When thinking about the future of mobility, manufacturing isn't an industry that immediately jumps to mind for most people. Trends Logistics Mobility

These 6 trends improve the transport logistics of tomorrow

Lead Innovation

At the same time, transport by ship, plane and truck must become more environmentally friendly. Read in this blog post which trends will make global transport more efficient and sustainable. Globalization demands logistics that function more and more efficiently. logistics

How Will Transportation Change in the Next Thirty Years

IdeaScale

Tony Seba, author of Clean Disruption of Energy and Transportation said “We are on the cusp of one of the fastest, deepest, most consequential disruptions of transportation in history.” Well, for one, transportation won’t always be necessary anymore.

Is Free Public Transportation the Answer for Germany to Meet Pollution Norms of EU?

Rmukesh Gupta

Premise: DW Akademie recently reported that Germany would like to experiment with making public transportation free in 5 of its cities to explore if this can help it meet the pollution norms of European Union. In an ideal world, they might even be willing to take public transportation instead of taking their cars out. So, why are more people not taking public transportation? Is taking public transport faster? Is taking public transport convenient?

Poking the Box for Innovation

Braden Kelley

Of course a million and one innovation and creativity consultants will endlessly … Continue reading → Innovation Strategy Technology Design future ground transportation Public Transportation transportation videosOne of the best ways to challenge people’s thinking and get a group moving in a direction towards innovation is to get the group to define the box.

Lyft Drivers Earn Extra Cash Transporting Food, Supplies for Charities, Businesses

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Essential Deliveries gets meals and home and medical necessities to government agencies, nonprofits, businesses and healthcare organizations. Crisis Management

Open Innovation Solutions for Public Transportation Issues

IdeaConnection

An innovative solution to tackle the global issue of food waste that involves powering vehicles in a clean, sustainable way

Iowa Department of Transportation Selects Qmarkets Platform for Cross-Functional Idea Crowdsourcing Initiative

Qmarkets

Iowa, United States – The Iowa Department of Transportation – a government agency that assures that transportation in Iowa gets people and goods where they need to go safely, efficiently and conveniently – has launched an open innovation platform to harness the wisdom of all relevant stakeholders throughout the state. link] The Iowa DOT Idea Crowdsourcing website for users to suggest new and innovative ideas to improve transportation in Iowa.

Iowa Department of Transportation Selects Qmarkets Platform for Cross-Functional Idea Crowdsourcing Initiative

Qmarkets

Iowa, United States – The Iowa Department of Transportation – a government agency that assures that transportation in Iowa gets people and goods where they need to go safely, efficiently and conveniently – has launched an open innovation platform to harness the wisdom of all relevant stakeholders throughout the state. link] The Iowa DOT Idea Crowdsourcing website for users to suggest new and innovative ideas to improve transportation in Iowa.

Iowa Department of Transportation Selects Qmarkets Platform for Cross-Functional Idea Crowdsourcing Initiative

Qmarkets

Iowa, United States – The Iowa Department of Transportation – a government agency that assures that transportation in Iowa gets people and goods where they need to go safely, efficiently and conveniently – has launched an open innovation platform to harness the wisdom of all relevant stakeholders throughout the state. About the Iowa Department of Transportation The Iowa Department of Transportation (Iowa DOT), headquartered in Ames, Iowa, is the government agency in the U.S.

6 Aerospace Startups to Watch in 2019

Rocketspace

Technology is propelling us into the future of transportation — that means not only autonomous vehicles but new modes of flight as well. The few who manage to overcome these staggering innovation and business challenges of deploying at scale a safe and relatively affordable means of personal air transportation will have captive audiences in every major city in the world. corporate innovation services blog future of transportation aerospace startups aviation startups

Poke the Box and Innovation Comes Out

Innovation Excellence

Design Feature Of The Week Innovation Strategy future ground transportation public transportation technology transportation transportation innovation videosOne of the best ways to challenge people’s thinking and get a group moving in a direction towards innovation is to get the group to define the box. Of course a million and one innovation and creativity consultants will endlessly drone on about thinking outside the box, but how can think outside the box if.

Monetizing Personalized Transportation Experiences by Exploiting Big Data

Corporate Innovation

ACE vehicles combined with Mobility Services such as ridesharing, car sharing and multimodal transportation options will give rise to a new personal mobility model that combines car ownership with car access. The emerging car ownership/car access hybrid model for personal mobility will negatively impact the automotive industry’s established business models , as well as the models of other industries that are part of the transportation ecosystem.

Monetizing Personalized Transportation Experiences by Exploiting Big Data

Corporate Innovation

ACE vehicles combined with Mobility Services such as ridesharing, car sharing and multimodal transportation options will give rise to a new personal mobility model that combines car ownership with car access. The emerging car ownership/car access hybrid model for personal mobility will negatively impact the automotive industry’s established business models , as well as the models of other industries that are part of the transportation ecosystem.

Monetizing Personalized Transportation Experiences by Exploiting Big Data

Corporate Innovation

ACE vehicles combined with Mobility Services such as ridesharing, car sharing and multimodal transportation options will give rise to a new personal mobility model that combines car ownership with car access. The emerging car ownership/car access hybrid model for personal mobility will negatively impact the automotive industry’s established business models , as well as the models of other industries that are part of the transportation ecosystem.

CSAA Insurance Preps for the Future of Transportation

Innovation Leader

How does the world of car insurance not only survive, but find opportunities for growth? Debbie Brackeen of CSAA Insurance Group, explains the company's approach

Affordable Transportation Network Wins $1 Million Open Innovation Prize

IdeaConnection

A revolutionary way to help refugees connect with important services such as schools, hospitals and markets

Innovation in Cities – How Big Data Builds Smart Cities

InnovationManagement

Strategies big data governments innovative local policy movement data population management populations public transport senor-driven smart navigation transportation trendsMore people are living in cities than ever before. More people are living closer together and changing weather and climate trends carry more threats to citizens. As cities become more digital, it is becoming easier to understand and predict the trends that are affecting the lives of the population.

24 Innovative Startups Making Climate Change Impact in 2019

Rocketspace

corporate innovation services blog food and ag tech 2019 climate change startups transportation innovation waste management innovationThe devastating effects of climate change are undeniable. We’ve all witnessed heartbreaking viral news: a starving polar bear , whales washing up on shores with car parts in their stomachs , the deadliest wildfires in California history , and the worst tornadoes in Alabama in 30 years.

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The Power Of A Single Word For Business Owners: The Many Faces Of ‘Transport’

The Human Factor

In this piece, we’ve sought to do just that, focusing on one of the most common words in business: ‘transport’. Below, we’ve sought to achieve two goals: a helpful focus on all the different ways the word ‘transport’ can influence your business in a practical sense, but also demonstrating how just one word can unveil a host of different considerations that business owners can use to their advantage. The transport of products on conveyor systems. Transport for workers .

From A to B: Keeping Your Local Business Transportation Costs Down

The Human Factor

You don’t, however, want your transport costs to eat into your profit margin too much. The biggest cost for your transport operations will, of course, be the fuel that your vehicles need. If you can make so that you use less gas, then you’ll have permanently reduced your transport costs, and by a not-insignificant margin. The post From A to B: Keeping Your Local Business Transportation Costs Down appeared first on The Human Factor.

Are You Ready for the Biggest Economic and Social Shift of the Past 100 Years?

Innovation Excellence

Innovation autonomous vehicles driverless car transportationThe changes coming in driverless vehicles are just the tip of the iceberg. What’s yet to come is nothing short of unimaginable. The constant chatter about driverless, autonomous, and electric vehicles is nearly deafening. Yet, in all of that noise what’s most often missed is that the implications these trends will have go well beyond.

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Your Risk of Dying Probably Increased 5-Fold Today

Innovation Excellence

Instead, Leadership autonomous systems autonomous vehicles transportationOf all the things you do, this is more likely to kill you than even the top 10 deadliest diseases, especially today. When you roll the clock back a hundred years and wonder, “What was the scariest part of how people lived?” ” what comes to mind? No, it’s not the lack of a smartphone!

So You Think You Know Your Competitors? Think Again.

InnovationManagement

Support for SMEs Trend Alert banking Competition competitive advantage corporate innovation customer engagement development finance innovative companies invention market partner partnerships retail tourism transportation trendsA brand-new car sold by a vending machine and a robot that brings in the laundry - in this article, we'll explore how to prepare for new competitors entering the market. The post So You Think You Know Your Competitors? Think Again.

Innovation Leaders Are Good at These Three Things

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Strategies covia crowdsourcing employee engagement implementation queensland police transportation research boardIdeaScale has honored innovation leaders in their annual Innovation Management Awards for six years now. Award recipients have come from almost every industry with a variety of goals (from eradicating cancer to identifying new university technology best practices), but this year’s winners share a few key characteristics that all innovation leaders need to embody.

Solving Wicked Problems

Innovation Excellence

Premise: DW Akademie recently reported that Germany would like to experiment with making public transportation free in 5 of its cities to explore if this can help it meet the pollution norms of European Union. Innovation Free public transportation Germany problem solving wicked problems

Automakers Scramble to Respond to the Threat of Self-Driving Cars

Rocketspace

Working With Startups Open Innovation Accelerators Corporate-Startup Partnerships Mobility TransportationAt times, this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) looked more like the Detroit Auto Show than an annual consumer electronics outing in Las Vegas.

Smart Cities – Seeing the Invisible and Doing the Impossible

Daniel Burrus

For example, during a DOT Smart City Challenge , where cities planned smart solutions to address transportation, sanitation, connectivity, and safety issues in their communities, Denver pitched to increase public and private electric vehicle use, install pedestrian detection systems at intersections to improve safety, and establish a connected freight system, allowing trucks to coordinate deliveries to reduce congestion. The word “impossible” connotes something that cannot be done.

7 Days Sans Voiture for Innovation

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Innovation Better Government Diversity Government public transportationOne of the activities I undertake to force my brain to step outside of any regular patterns is to listen to an internet stream of an all-news French radio station, known as FranceInfo. I lived in Aix-en-Provence, France, in 1991 and FranceInfo was my favorite local station. I recently heard an interview with a French.

Is Digital Technology Really Making Us Any Better Off?

Innovation Excellence

Digital Technology The Economy aging Apple Appliances change computing invention Solar Energy Solar Power Steve Jobs Transformation transportationWhen Steve Jobs was trying to lure John Sculley from his lofty position as CEO at Pepsi to Apple, he asked him, “Do you want to sell sugar water for the rest of your life, or do you want to come with me and change the world?” The ploy worked and Sculley became the first major CEO.

MyQ will change the way you travel forever

Rapid Innovation in digital time

Continue reading → Digital & Media Innovation Ishiaku Gwamna Lagos mobile app MyQ Nigeria Queuing SeedStarsWorld Start-up TransportationThe winner of Seedstars World 'start-up competition' in Lagos is MyQ, a queue management application, which organizes and manages vehicle queuing. Ishiaku Gwamna, CEO of Softronix, the company which designed MyQ, kindly lets us discover MyQ more in-depth.

4 Industries Poised to Benefit from AI

Daniel Burrus

Transportation. AI Alexa Amazon Anticipatory Organization Artificial Intelligence Dan Burrus Daniel Burrus Education Hard Trend Healthcare Legal TransportationFor many of us, our experience with artificial intelligence (AI) may be, for lack of a better way to put it, “helpfully cool.” That can mean asking Amazon’s Alexa to play a particular song or querying Google’s Home to see if butter is a suitable replacement for vegetable shortening.

Easing Traffic Congestion with Open Innovation

IdeaConnection

Cairo Transport App Challenge – a search for traffic solutions that use new communications technologies. Ford Motor Company’s Innovate Mobility Challenge – looked for solutions to transport challenges faced by different regions. Intelligent Transportation Congestion Challenge – a global open innovation contest from the Intelligent Transport Society of America (ITS) to cut down on congestion and reduce pollution.

Inside the Supply Chain

Innovation Leader

Guests from Retail Business Services, J&J, and MIT’s Center for Transportation and Logistics discuss How can supply chain innovation deliver serious value?

Answering Big Questions about the Universe with Big Data

IdeaConnection

New ways to store, transport, access and explore radio astronomy big data

How to Negotiate and Book Corporate Event Space

Rocketspace

There are a handful of things that you need to budget for including event space, catering, transportation, and more. Hosting a corporate event can be pretty costly. At the end of the event, you're often left wondering if it was even worth the investment. Event Venue

The Challenges Facing Our Future Mobility

Rocketspace

The future of mobility looks bright, but it's not just technological challenges that have to be overcome before driverless cars, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and Hyperloop transport are common. Each of these transport revolutions comes with its own set of ethical issues, legal and liability problems, and the unique challenge of public, government, and business appetite for these changes.

Mobility Startups to Watch in 2019

Rocketspace

The transportation industry is taking it up a gear. The value chain is no longer delineated by traditional players and their skill sets —instead, a more holistic mobility ecosystem is developing. As part of this evolution, there are several players vying to build a strong position from incumbents such as original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and tier one manufacturers to “new-school” tech-startups and opportunistic venture capitalists.

Could this crazy new Elevated Bus solve China’s crippling traffic?

Idea to Value

A few months ago in May 2016, I saw some internet articles about a new public transport design from China: a “Transit Elevated Bus” (TEB) system which would drive above cars and be a frankenstein mix between a […]. This is an incredible example of how quickly innovations can be turned from ideas into real-world experiments.