Articles

  • article 21 September

    Five key steps to starting a MaaS movement

    It doesn’t take governments, city authorities or academics to tell us our cities are getting increasingly congested and, consequently, trickier to navigate. We are all witness to gridlocked roads, inefficient train timetabling, overcrowded subway systems and backed up buses.

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  • article 13 September

    Putting data in the driving seat: A manifesto for a change in urban mobility

    For anyone living in one of the world’s mega-cities, or even just any urban environment, the reality of congestion, overloaded transport systems and delays are ever present and all too re

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  • article 13 September

    A Tale of Two Cities: Why MaaS is critical to unlocking the future potential of urban populations

    We recently launched our first ever manifesto looking to the future of urban mobility. It addresses the crucial role Mobility as a Service (MaaS) will have in ensuring increasingly congested and populated world can continue not just to move, but to thrive.

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  • article 31 August

    Analysis: How we can get more people to take the bus

    Is it possible that Londoners are falling out of love with public and sustainable transport?

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  • article 31 August

    It’s good to share: Open data will drive the MaaS revolution

    Quality, real-time data will be critical to making MaaS a reality, says Johan Herrlin, CEO, Ito World.

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  • article 24 August

    What’s driving the transportation revolution?

    We are at the beginning of the next big revolution in transportation.
    In short, transport is undergoing a huge transformation as a result of a new wave of technologies and the rise of Mobility as a Service (MaaS solutions).

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  • article 15 January

    Six developments we can expect in the transport sector in 2018

    This article was published on intelligenttransport.com on Dec 12th 2017. Johan Herrlin, CEO of Ito World, predicts how 2018 will further innovate public transportation…

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  • article 23 November

    Three Benefits Of Mobilising Bikeshare Data And Journey Planners

    It is now ten years since the launch of the world’s first large scale bike-sharing scheme, Velib in Paris. Since then, a thousand other schemes have been launched – bikeshare systems are now prevalent across the globe – popping up all the way from Manchester to Melbourne.

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  • article 23 November

    Picture the Data of 1,000-Plus Bike-Share Systems in One Place

    On Thursday, transportation data company Ito World is launching a commercial global bike-share data stream. App developers and app companies can pay for access. The stream will incorporate real-time data from more than 1,000 bike-share systems in cities around the world.

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  • article 7 July

    How Tech Will Transform Our Public Transport System: Are Uber Buses Driving Our Way?

    Recently Citymapper trialled a smartbus which they hoped will help revolutionise London’s bus service to respond in real time to passengers’ needs – like an Uber for buses. The trial used a tool they developed called Simcity, that suggests routes which would best accommodate passengers using data analysis of demand.

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  • article 1 May

    Traditional thinking won’t work

    A recent report found that a reluctance to share knowledge and data could cost the transport industry £14bn by 2025. We spoke to Johan Herrlin, CEO at ito World, a global data aggregator for transit and other Mobility as a Service…

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  • article 5 January

    The future of transport? Shared services built on data

    Mobility as a Service has the power to change the way we travel. Ito World CEO Johan Herrlin shares what’s driving the movement forward, from smartphones to autonomous vehicles, and the critical role that data – especially open data – can play

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