Working together with cities to learn, understand, and help solve some of the world’s most pressing mobility issues
NACTO remains a strong magnet for progressive transportation thinkers within cities, and the diverse lineup of speakers and attendees was quite inspiring.
Congratulations to the 12 City:One Indianapolis Challenge Finalists!
AT&T is happy to support the City:One Challenge. As you begin to explore the City:One Challenge, also think about inclusive design solutions that help empower the aging and people with disabilities. Inclusiveness should be at the forefront of every smart city strategy.
Ever do something in your hometown that feels like it’s actually happening somewhere else?
At roughly 400 square miles, Indianapolis is one of the largest cities in the United States. That’s about the same land area as San Francisco, Boston, Detroit, Miami, and Pittsburgh combined. This large geographic space can lead to tensions when thinking about all of the different neighborhoods and environments where a particular mobility solution might be best fit. Over the course of the Explore Phase, we brought the data science power of Ford Mobility to bear by conducting a detailed neighborhood segmentation and accessibility simulation to try to begin to better understand the diversity of environments and people across Indianapolis.
Austin bustles with live music, delicious food and beautiful green space, but what really makes Austin stand out is its people with their “can do” attitude, eagerness to solve challenges and strong commitment to community. In our work at the City of Austin, we are always looking to understand and improve the lives of our community and constantly seek innovative ways to do so.
As Detroit’s oldest neighborhood, the history of Corktown speaks for itself. The area has always been rich in its diversity of businesses and residents as well as offering a strong artistic and entrepreneurial spirit. These characteristics have made Corktown an attractive place to live, work, and play, which is one of the reasons Ford Motor Company selected the Michigan Central Station as the location for its new mobility campus, where employees will determine the future of the auto industry.
As the City of Indianapolis works to design a mobility network that creates better options for everyone, they are committed to reflecting these values of hospitality and connection.
We are excited to announce the winners of the 2018 Pittsburgh City of Tomorrow Challenge!
Grand Rapids Challenge Winner Kaizen Health: Eliminating Barriers to Good Medical Care
The Ford City of Tomorrow Challenge team is excited to announce the winners of the 2018 Miami-Dade City of Tomorrow Challenge!
Over the last two weeks, the City of Tomorrow Challenge team has been reviewing over 120 applications from Pittsburgh that aim to improve how people move around the city. Take a look at the 13 semi-finalists that made it through.
Over the last two weeks, the City of Tomorrow Challenge team has been reviewing over 100 Grand Rapids applications looking at ways to improve how people move around the city. Take a look at the 12 semi-finalists that made it through.
From late July through early September 2018, four community workshops were held in Pittsburgh to create awareness of The City of Tomorrow Challenge and engage community members in ideation activities related to mobility in the region. While it was apparent that our work was cut out for us, our intention was also clear: bring humanity to mobility.
Over the last two weeks, the City of Tomorrow Challenge has been reviewing over 130 Miami-Dade applications looking at ways to improve walking, driving, bussing, biking, parking, and even flying. Take a look at the 14 semi-finalists that made it through.
Miami-Dade facilitator blogs on how the City of Tomorrow Challenge in-person community workshop proved to be an effective way to reach residents of a city with different cultures and varying transportation needs.
Facilitator Tom Bulten shares his experience of attending the working session for Grand Rapids.
We are all on a journey. A journey for a better tomorrow where greenhouse emissions are not challenging our planet. Where traffic jams and car crashes are a thing of the past. And where lost time in traffic now becomes time for new experiences.