RSSMobiprize 2016

Mobi Winners at Habitat III

Mobi Winners at Habitat III

| October 15, 2016

The MobiPrize 2016 winners were honored at the HABITAT III International conference in Quito, Ecuador (Oct 17-20). This was in conjunction with an exciting line-up of ICLEI EcoMobility Program activities (Oct 16-19). The award ceremony took place on Oct 16, 2016 from 1-2pm at Campus Sustainable Habitat Cities III, Convention Center Eugenio Espejo, Quito, Ecuador. […]

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Global Grand MobiPrize Winner: WhereIsMyTransport

Global Grand MobiPrize Winner: WhereIsMyTransport

| October 29, 2015

Many thanks to Ford Motor Company for sponsoring the Global Grand MobiPrize! A hearty congratulations goes to Cape Town-based WhereIsMyTransport, the 2016 Global Grand MobiPrize winner! With a focus on cities in emerging economies it supports smart, integrated, and accessible transport by providing integrated multi-modal travel information. WIMT takes verified transport data, processes it, and makes it available to […]

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Enterprising City/State/Nation MobiPrize winner: Medellín, Colombia

Enterprising City/State/Nation MobiPrize winner: Medellín, Colombia

| October 28, 2015

Many thanks to ICLEI EcoMobility for sponsoring the Enterprising City/State/Nation MobiPrize! A big congratulations goes to Medellín, Colombia, the 2016 Enterprising City/State/Nation MobiPrize winner! The jury was very impressed with Medellín’s efforts and applauded it for investing in building the New Mobility Industry cluster development (around railway technologies) and supporting innovative and integrated transportation solutions.” Two years ago Medellín was ranked […]

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Michigan MobiPrize Winner: Current Motor

Michigan MobiPrize Winner: Current Motor

| October 27, 2015

Many thanks to Next Energy for sponsoring the Michigan MobiPrize! A big congratulations to the 2016 Michigan MobiPrize winner, Ann Arbor-based Current Motor! Current Motor makes a Mini-fleet-in-a-Box: 4 electric cargo motorcycles nested inside a shipping container, which opens up to provide their zero emissions vehicles with a lifetime of solar power. Current Motor is a scrappy, early-stage company that makes all […]

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Mobi-x India – Best Indian New Mobility Enterprise Winner: Jump In Jump Out

Mobi-x India – Best Indian New Mobility Enterprise Winner: Jump In Jump Out

| October 27, 2015

The 2016 Mobi-x India: Best Indian New Mobility Enterprise winner is Mumbai-based Jump In Jump Out! Jump In Jump Out makes a location based mobile application that connects passengers to vehicles. With JiJo, every vehicle can become a shared vehicle. The app is real time and dynamic. JiJo figures out matching trips and notifies users […]

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Connected and Automated Mobility Solutions winners: SPLT, RideHop, and RightThereWare

Connected and Automated Mobility Solutions winners: SPLT, RideHop, and RightThereWare

| October 26, 2015

Many thanks to University of Michigan Mobility Transformation Center (MTC) for the special opportunity for companies working on technologies, applications, and/or new business models supporting a connected and automated multi-modal mobility system. Learn more about the award. The 2016 winners of the Connected and Automated Mobility Solutions opportunity are SPLT, RideHop, and RightThereWare!  They each won: Invitation to […]

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MobiPrize People’s Choice Winners: Go Green Trikes, GoMetro, & Lithium Urban Technologies

MobiPrize People’s Choice Winners: Go Green Trikes, GoMetro, & Lithium Urban Technologies

| October 26, 2015

People’s Choice voting was open to the public for three MobiPrize categories in 2016: Global Grand MobiPrize, Michigan MobiPrize, and Mobi-x India: Best Indian New Mobility Enterprise. The winners in these categories were GoMetro, Go Green Trikes, and Lithium Urban Technologies. A big congratulations to each of them! GoMetro: www.getgometro.com GoMetro is a startup from Durbanville, South […]

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MobiPrize Background

MobiPrize Background

| June 24, 2015

UM-SMART Mobility Enterprize (affectionately known as the MobiPrize) is an award honoring entrepreneurial ventures (and now city, state and national governments supporting entrepreneurial ventures) that are changing the world – helping to improve the quality of life and revitalize the environment and economy of communities and regions through sustainable transportation (New Mobility) enterprise. MobiPrize is a […]

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Award Categories

Award Categories

| June 12, 2015

THROUGH MOBIPRIZE WE CELEBRATE ENTREPRENEURIAL GENIUS! We honor those who are helping to make the world a better place through sustainable transportation enterprise and industry. For 2016: MobiPrize returned with more prizes, more benefits and a new location for the award ceremony. We started in Brazil in 2012 at Rio + 20. Then we went […]

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Mobi-x India for New Mobility Entrepreneurs, Big Business and Government agencies.

Mobi-x India for New Mobility Entrepreneurs, Big Business and Government agencies.

| June 12, 2015

INDIA BASED ENTERPRISES, BIG BUSINESS AND CITY/STATE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES Inaugurated in Brazil in 2012 (at Rio + 20), the Mobi Prize then went to Detroit, Michigan, USA in 2014 for the ITS World Congress. It is now heading to India! Related to this we have created Mobi-x India dedicated to celebrating and supporting Indian innovators […]

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