The Future of Transit: The Need for Innovation + Versatility
DURHAM, N.C., July 1, 2020 - Ford Mobility’s Transit Innovators, TransLoc, Ride Systems and DoubleMap, leaders in mission-critical transportation technology solutions, announced today that Innovation Manager Alex Gibson and Product Manager Alex Allen are scheduled to host a virtual workshop at the CoMotion Miami Live Conference: A Bold New Blueprint for Mobility on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. EDT.
The workshop titled “The Future of Transit: The Need for Innovation + Versatility” will focus on the evolving landscape of transportation. With the unprecedented events of the last few months having made clear that to be successful now and in the future the transportation industry must embrace innovation, understand resilience and remain nimble, Gibson and Allen will take participants through a series of activities that focus on adaptability, change management, pivoting from fixed-route to flexible transit plan.
Upon conclusion of the workshop, attendees can expect to better understand the importance of innovation, including what corporate innovation is, how its managed and the hallmarks of its success. In addition, participants will learn practical innovation management tactics, including proven steps to implement innovation pathways in their organizations and how to improve already existing ones. Lastly, attendees will be able to develop best practices of innovation in the workplace. Grounded with this understanding, participants will leave with having developed a holistic and pragmatic frame of reference for innovation in today’s environment.
CoMotion MIAMI LIVE: A Bold New Blueprint for Mobility is two days of immersive and inspirational talks, demos, & workshops from some of the most influential leaders in the new urban mobility space, including mayors of global cities, tech and public transit leaders, as well as venture capitalists and start-up founders. CoMotion Miami Live hopes to offer a path forward for cities in mobility in light of the current global public health crisis.
All interested parties can access the webcast live on the CoMotion website at https://www.comotionmiami.com/program-miami-live.
About TransLoc, Ride Systems, and DoubleMap
Hailed by Fast Company as one of the world’s most innovative companies in transportation, TransLoc joined forces with Ride Systems and DoubleMap under the Ford Mobility umbrella to provide an unparalleled platform of intelligent transportation software solutions. Now one of the largest providers of transportation technology offerings in the world, the group supplies integrated mobility solutions to 1,300+ customers in all 50 United States and across the globe. The team provides mission-critical transit operation software and GTFS data solutions, so riders can enjoy a seamless travel experience with fixed route service, real-time microtransit ride hailing, and vehicle tracking through the ease of a smartphone app. To learn more, visit TransLoc.com, or follow on Twitter at @TransLoc.
SHIFT Communications for TransLoc