MaaS - Articles and news items

MaaS Scotland appoints new board member

Industry news  •  25 September 2017  •  Eurotransport

MaaS Scotland, which aims to promote smarter and more sustainable travel, has appointed Kate Armitage to its management team board.

Could entertainment on public transport become a big revenue generator in the future?

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  8 September 2017  •  Glyn Pierce-Jones, Group Managing Director at Trolex Group Ltd

Glyn Pierce-Jones, Group Managing Director at Trolex Group Ltd speaks to Eurotransport about entertainment on public transport.

New web application for young travellers in Scotland

Industry news  •  11 July 2017  •  Eurotransport

Scotland’s first mobility as a service (MaaS) web application will be piloted in Dundee and Fife in the autumn of 2017 with 16-25 year olds.

MaaS Global raises over €10 million in funding

Industry news  •  20 June 2017  •  Eurotransport

MaaS Global, a developer of the ‘Mobility as a Service’ (MaaS) concept, has raised over €10 million in a funding round.

Revolutionising passenger experience with Mobility-as-a-Service

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  26 May 2017  •  Sampo Hietanen, CEO and Founder of MaaS Global

Sampo Hietanen, CEO of MaaS Global talks to Eurotransport about Mobility-as-a-Service and what it can do to enhance passenger experience.

The price of progress

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  28 April 2017  •  Mark Cartwright, Managing Director of RTIG

Mark Cartwright discuses how the evolution of travel payment services has resulted in a ‘co-evolution’ of transport and finance services.

Smart Cities In-Depth Focus 2017

Issue 2 2017, Supplements, Z homepage promo  •  11 April 2017  •  Eurotransport

Captialising on emerging data; MaaS – where can money be made; A collaborative approach to UK’s smart cities; Evolving to smart mobility; and a roundtable with industry experts…

Commercial Mobility as a Service in the West Midlands case study

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  21 February 2017  •  Chris Lane, Head of Smart Travel at Transport for West Midlands and Director of Federated APIs, TravelSpirit

Chris Lane, Head of Smart Travel at Transport for West Midlands and Director of Federated APIs at TravelSpirit, discusses Commercial Mobility as a Service as a case study in the West Midlands.

MaaS enables West Midlands residents to travel on a Whim

Industry news  •  16 December 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Eurotransport

West Midlands will become the first region in the UK to pilot Mobility as Service (MaaS) to its residents via the Whim app.

Video: Understanding the benefits of MaaS

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  25 November 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Eurotransport

Created as part of the FS-MaaS project, undertaken by the UCL Energy Institute and funded by the Department for Transport (DfT) , this video explains what “Mobility-as-a-Service” (MaaS) is and benefits it provides.

The demand-response transport management model: the ideal solution for rural & low-population metropolitan areas

Transport Extra, Z homepage promo  •  25 November 2016  •  GMV

GMV discusses why the demand-response transport management model is ideal for rural and low-population areas.

MaaS: Contributing to daily mobility needs

Transport Extra  •  25 August 2016  •  Rasmus Lindholm, Director, ERTICO – ITS Europe and Secretary General of MaaS Alliance

When the Mobility as a Service (MaaS) model became more concrete a couple of years ago in Helsinki, many in the industry welcomed it as a life-changer. It was hailed as the ultimate solution…