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May Mobility Grows Leadership Through Chief Commercial Officer, Board of Directors

Board of directors and executive team additions strengthen May Mobility’s position in the industry   ANN ARBOR, Mich. – May Mobility, a leader in autonomous vehicle (AV) technology, today announced the addition of Chief Commercial Officer Manik Dhar and the expansion of its board of directors. These additions build upon the organization’s strong foundation of […]

MAY MOBILITY ACCELERATES GROWTH WITH SERIES C FUNDING

Mirai Creation Fund II, managed by SPARX Group Co., Ltd., leads the charge in funding May Mobility’s development and implementation of autonomous mobility services ANN ARBOR, Mich. – May Mobility, a leader in the development and deployment of autonomous vehicle (AV) technology, today announced the initial closing of its Series C round of funding with […]

Together in Motion Indiana Autonomous Shuttle Service Launches in Fishers on December 20

Toyota Mobility Foundation, Energy Systems Network, Indiana Economic Development Corporation, and the City of Fishers back May Mobility’s free, autonomous shuttle service as it begins the initiative’s second phase.  FISHERS, Ind. – The Toyota Mobility Foundation (TMF), Energy Systems Network (ESN), the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC), and the City of Fishers have joined with […]

5 Ways May Mobility Successfully Launches in Cities

May Mobility doesn’t use a one-size-fits-all template for bringing its autonomous shuttle service to a city. A prospective May deployment develops over time with an informed and collaborative approach to solving mobility challenges.  “Our most successful deployments are a collaboration, helping a city to solve a transportation issue,” explains Nicole Kelly, Vice President of Customer […]

Driving Workforce Development in the Age of Autonomy

At May Mobility, we believe in an autonomous future — one that offers safe, clean, and accessible transportation in cities around the world. The transportation workers who will keep autonomous vehicles operating each and every day are a key component of that future. According to the Michigan Mobility Institute (MMI), self-driving and electric cars will […]

How Sustainable Cities and Transportation Equity are Linked to Freedom with Jennifer Keesmaat

May Mobility is on a mission to solve for transportation equity with an autonomous solution that links into current transportation systems — providing a better alternative to current consumptive, expensive and unsustainable modes of transportation. Jennifer Keesmaat, Board Member for May Mobility and former chief city planner for the City of Toronto, explains why equitable […]

May Mobility Case Story: Understanding Customer Success

May Mobility’s vision is to transform communities literally. From the way that people get around to the way cities are built, May Mobility wants to use safe, accessible and sustainable autonomous driving technologies to transform cities where: you can sit outside at a cafe under a tree, and actually hear your friend over the calm […]

Getting to know May Mobility CEO Edwin Olson

For someone who built robots throughout undergrad, it never occurred to May Mobility CEO Edwin Olson that he could make a career out of robotics. After two false starts as a graduate student however, Olson took to the field, finding himself out on a boat in the Mediterranean helping with an autonomous submarine and then […]

How May Mobility Uses Imagination to Drive Innovation

Giving our Autonomous Vehicles the Power of Choice It’s fairly straightforward to tell an autonomous vehicle (AV) how to respond to specific situations it might encounter on the road. In situation 1, do X. In situation 2, do Y. The challenge comes from the number of situations that an AV might encounter. Will the AV […]