Thursday, 10 September 2015
Responding to disruption (2)
PwC has identified six steps that business leaders can take to help build success.
Tuesday, 8 September 2015
Responding to disruption (1)
In our increasingly technology-led world, no industry, no company and no government is immune from the effects of change.
Thursday, 3 September 2015
Digital disruption (2)
From competing on similar vertical value chains we will evolve into a much more diverse architecture of horizontal layers: shared infrastructure on the bottom, producing and consuming communities on the top, and traditional oligopolists competing in the middle. Borrowing a metaphor from technology, we call these industrial ecosystems 'stacks'.
Tuesday, 1 September 2015
Digital disruption (1)
Digital disruption is not new but the opportunities and risks it presents shift over time. We are entering the third, and most consequential, wave of digital disruption. Hyperscaling!
Thursday, 27 August 2015
Mobile with mobiles (travel apps)
Apps are adopted when they offer effectiveness, ease and engagement. These three EEE factors are not equally important however, as a certain hierarchy exists.
Tuesday, 25 August 2015
Carsharing wars are just beginning
The carsharing industry is at a turning point where evolving business models — round trip or one way, free-floating vehicles or cars docked at specific stations — are poised to collide with parallel breakthroughs in ridesharing, electric vehicles and self-driving cars.
Thursday, 20 August 2015
16 Good reasons for Parking Management
There are very few areas in urban development and transport that could bring so many benefits for quality of life, behaviour change and modal shift than parking space management.
Tuesday, 18 August 2015
Big data leads to efficient mobility
The payback from investing in this technologies is usually much better than investing in equipment with similar ability to boost capacity.
Thursday, 30 July 2015
Parking tariffs inner cities
Parking tariffs and the attraction value of inner cities are reasonably balanced.
Tuesday, 28 July 2015
Masterplan for parking
BPAs plan to 'Enable a Mobile Society'.
Thursday, 23 July 2015
Global Parking Reservation - EUR 968.5 Million by 2019
The market is estimated to grow from $500.8 million in 2014 to $1,292.6 million by 2019, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 20.9% from 2014 to 2019.
Tuesday, 21 July 2015
Mobility challenges - enforce parking policy!
Introduce and enforce parking policy as a critical instrument to steer mobility choices, while gradually increasing sophistication of fee and regulation structure.
Thursday, 16 July 2015
Mobility challenges - shaping the future!
In the future, innovative mobility services will be driven less by improvements in single transport modes than by integration.
Tuesday, 14 July 2015
Mobility challenges - what is holding back change?
Given the scale of the looming crisis in urban mobility and the fact that the solutions to it are already available, it is reasonable to ask: why has the potential for innovation not been unleashed?
Thursday, 9 July 2015
A hypothetical best-in-class urban mobility system
What would a city that would perform well across all Urban Mobility Index criteria look like?
Tuesday, 7 July 2015
Most cities badly equiped to cope with challenges ahead
Cities achieve less than half of the potential that could be reached today when applying best practice across all operations.
Thursday, 2 July 2015
Mobility Index, 19 criteria
The reform of urban mobility systems is one of the biggest challenges confronting policymakers, stakeholders and users today. To do it justice, the urban mobility index has a commensurately ambitious approach.
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Mobility, priority no.1 for cities
In 2010, global investment in urban mobility amounted to EUR 324 billion. By 2050, it is forecast that EUR 829 billion a year will be required.
Thursday, 25 June 2015
The future of earth = urban
In 2007, UN population figures showed that, for the first time, more than a half of the world’s population lived in urban areas. That proportion is set to rise to 60% by 2030 and 67% by 2050.
Thursday, 18 June 2015
Good reasons for parking management
16 reasons why it is smart to deal with parking efficiently.