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Movin’On – 4-6 June

From ambition to action.

VivaTech – 16-18 May

A gathering of the world’s brightest minds, talents, and products.

The future of mobility, a short history

Video in French here.

Afrobytes 2019 – 15 May

Afrobytes brings together entrepreneurs, business executives, CEOs, academics, innovators, investors, venture capitalists,…

Cycling plan : instructions for use – 10 mai

In French only. See also Cycling France – the wheels are turning.

MaaS, facilitating mobility – 17 April

Following the publication of Demain !, a prospective study on the future…

Anthropolis chair – 9 April

Launched by IRT SystemX and CentraleSupélec in 2015, together with Alstom, Engie,…

Fail safe, fail smart – 27 March

Are you interested in innovation trends? During this breakfast meeting of the…

The geopolitics of the energy transition – 26 March

In French only.

Blockchain – what’s it all about? – 26 March

How can blockchain technology help tackle energy transition issues? What real world…

Funding mobility in a post-carbon world – 20 March

Organised by La Fabrique de la Cité, this panel discussion will explore…

Meetup – new jobs in mobility – 20 March

In French only.

ParisTalks – 15 March

What does the future hold? Is this our final century? Algorithmic determinism…

Uses of public space – 13 March

The next annual meeting of Club des Villes et Territoires Cyclables – organised…

JEDI Moonshot – March

A half-day Moonshot meeting with JEDI (Joint European Disruptive Initiative).

Spotlight on mobiLAB

Currently in French only.

Cycling France – the wheels are turning

Paris, 24 January:  at this press conference, members of the Club des…

Artificial intelligence – where are we at?

Paris, 22 January, 8.30am: the panel at this early bird meeting, organised…

The future of mobility, a short history – 11 March

In French only.

TransPod launches subsidiary in France  

31 January 2018, by Charlotte Marrécau   A snowy Paris provided a…

The New Silk Roads

By Joëlle Touré, delegate general, Futura-Mobility   Paris, 10 January 2019: the room…

High-speed rail – 18 February to 19 August

A scientific, technical and human adventure, high-speed rail, born in Japan in…

Stellar, Be-Bound and Qwant – 22 February

Ranked among the top 10 blockchains, Stellar, created in 2014 by Jed McCaleb…

Hamburg: how to create urban innovation? – 21 February

‘Gateway to the world’ (Tor zur Welt): Hamburg has built its fortune upon…

Go for Green, Green Living and Thinking – February

This upcoming Futura-Mobility meeting will be devoted to an in-depth presentation of…

Mobility as a Service – 19 February

Organised by Télécom Paritech, this round table will discuss the French take…

French Mobility – 24 January

An update on French Mobility, the initiative launched by French transport minister…

TransPod France – 22 January

A launch event for the activities of TransPod in France, at the Canadian Embassy…

Ifsttar buzzing in run-up to Université Gustave Eiffel

8 January 2019: the key announcement at this press lunch, organised by…

More resilient cities to face a higher risk future

By Joëlle Touré, delegate general, Futura-Mobility 18 December, 2018: a short and intense morning…

JEDI – Joint European Disruptive Initiative – the European DARPA

18 January 2019, by Charlotte Marrécau   On 14 December 2018, Futura-Mobility…

Bouygues invites MIT to Paris

Paris, December 11: jointly hosted by the Industrial Liaison Program (ILP) at…

Artificial intelligence: where are we at? – 22 January

What role can artificial intelligence (AI) play in helping meet energy transition challenges?…

Transport and mobility in the Arab world

  Paris, 27 November: introducing this latest meeting of the Arab World…

The new silk roads – 10 January 2019

On the conference programme: the geopolitical dimension, the role of the European…

Resilient cities – 18 December

During this conference/debate, organised by the Veolia Institute, panelists will explore the…

Go for Green, Green Living and Thinking

Trends study by Alice Audouin Consulting and Aurélie Chaffel – Perspectives Lab….

AI day for Futura-Mobility

This session of Futura-Mobility focused on artificial intelligence (AI) and its role…

Yazid Chir & Be-Bound

“Our objective is to increase connectivity to increase business for our partners,”…

Elisabeth Borne – “Be bold, go create!”

During Autonomy 2018 and in anticipation of the French mobility orientation law…

Humans and their technologies – 11 December

In a technological world, how to ensure humankind remains centre stage? What…

Forum Smart City Paris – 27 & 28 November

Forums Smart City by La Tribune are dedicated to thinking about new…

Transport and mobility in the Arab world – 27 November

This conference forms part of the Arab World Business and Economic Meetings…

SmartMetro & CBTC World Congress – 29 & 30 0ctober

A global meeting place for senior metro, tram, and light rail technology…

Open data, vital for tomorrow’s mobility?

Paris, 11 October 2018: by opening up their data to application developers,…

Electric mobility – let’s discuss charging, surge, and the grid

With fossil fuel vehicles on the way out and  electric on the…

Autonomy 2018 – 18-20 October

During this annual fair in Paris, innovators, cities and urbanites gather to…

New urban utopias – 19 October

Following ‘Biodiversity: from Earth to the city’ and the opening of the photo exhibition…

Silicon Valley, or the success of customer-facing business models

by Joëlle Touré, delegate general, Futura-Mobility   Monday 8 October, 2018, InnoCherche, the innovation…

Polar Kid – an amazing adventure

by Charlotte Marrecau   “A good pilot knows how to react in…

Go for Green, Green Living and Thinking – 16 October

During a breakfast meeting, presentation of the international study Go for Green, Green…

Open data, vital for tomorrow’s mobility? – 11 October

Open data is vital for developing transport that is more efficient, better…

Urban challenges of electric mobility – 10 October

Developing electric mobility is one of the key solutions for cities to…

Innocherche in Silicon Valley – 8 October

During this feedback meeting, organised by InnoCherche to present feedback from its…

Buses, trucks and vans – where are they heading?

September 2018: Daimler pulled out all the stops at the IAA in…

Reinventing tourism

At the third edition of Tourism of the Future (Les Entretiens Internationaux…

Futura-Mobility explores AI in North America

Monday 28 May – 8am – Montréal : day one for the small…

Business model disruption – part 2

June 27, 2018: Futura-Mobility members continued discussions over business model disruption, the…

InnoTrans 2018 – 18-21 September

The international trade fair for transport technology, InnoTrans takes place every two years…

William Elong & Drone Africa

Cameroon-based Drone Africa, launched in 2015, is using drones, data, algorithms, cameras…

‘Made in Africa’ innovation

By Joëlle Touré – 21 June 2018  Just back from North America…

Phillip A. Washington & LA Metro

“We want to brand time – the most valuable commodity on earth…

UIC Security Week – 18-21 June

The 4th edition of UIC’s Security Week, held in Paris, addressed the…

Transports Publics 2018 – 12-14 June

This mobility fair in Paris brings together key players in public transport…

Movin’On Summit – 30 May-1 June

The Michelin Challenge Bibendum, the world’s most renowned international mobility summit held…

Business model disruption – part 1

20 April 2018: the theme of this Futura-Mobility meeting was ‘business model…

Jean-Pierre Farandou & Keolis

During the 20 April 2018 meeting of Futura-Mobility, on ‘the transformation of business…

VivaTech – 24-26 May

VivaTech in Paris is becoming a must-attend event for start-ups and leaders from across…

Pascal Boulanger & NAWA Technologies

Faster battery recharging and longer life cycles, instead of focusing on autonomy – this is the…

Paris-Saclay SPRING – 23 May

Accounting for 40% of public research and private R&D undertaken in Ile-de-France,…

Alstom – 16 May

The French transport group wants to become a global mobility supplier and…

Cityscoot – still floating in Paris, and beyond

Pavements in Paris have become hot property. Particularly since the roll-out of…

Futura-Mobility in Strasbourg – 17-19 April

To share its vision on the future of mobility and encourage co-innovation, Futura-Mobility…

IARO conference – 11 April

CDG Express: an opportunity for Paris and Région Ile-de-France to gain international…

SNCF Réseau and IFSTTAR – 6 April

With Jean-Bernard Kovarik, we have signed the framework contract for research and innovation…

Autonomy in the air – 4 April

Group ADP is launching the first trials of self-driving shuttles at a French…

Israel and SXSW – 26 March

Following an ‘Israel and SXSW’ fact-finding trip, InnoCherche is holding its next feedback meeting on…

Keolis: results and outlook 2017-2018

Revenue up by 6.4% to reach €5.4 billion, profitability up by 9.4%…

Are start-ups reinventing mobility?

  This article is currently available in French only.  

Edward Arkwright & Groupe ADP

Futura-Mobility catches up with Edward Arkwright, deputy CEO of Groupe ADP and…

Strategic disruption and the mobility industry

16 February 2018: the central topic of this Futura-Mobility session, held at…

Serge Conesa & Immersion4 

“Imagine a data centre where you don’t need high ceilings, infrastructure, or…

The smart city: a new chance for transport?

Is the ‘smart city’ a ‘liveable city’? Where does transport fit into the…

Cross-Channel – 21 February

Jacques Gounon, managing director of Getlink (previously Eurotunnel), will present the 2017 results of…

Hydrogen – having it both ways ?

Hyundai has unveiled Nexo, the world’s first driverless hydrogen car. Hydrogen –…

Talking energy & the climate

The next « Ateliers du Shift » are on 6 February 2018 at the Maison des Associations…

Claudio Leonardi & Clip-Air

Clip-Air,  the multimodal project ongoing at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), is exploring ways…

UITP 2018 Reception

25 January, Brussels: inspirational speech by Laurent Ledoux, CEO, Equis, and farewell Alain…

Energy and mobility: life cycles

Energy and mobility : life cycles was the theme of this Futura-Mobility session,…

‘Capsules intemporelles’ with Futura-Mobility

This article is available in French only.    

Building the digital railway – 6 December 2017

Held in Paris, the 3rd UIC Digital Conference explored Cloud computing, public…

Data and artificial intelligence

The rising tide of data in C21st cities is raising concerns over…

Rail freight in France

Organised by Objectif OFP under the banner ‘And now, let’s dare the…

Assises Nationales de la Mobilité – 24 November

Journée Internationale des Assises de la Mobilité will take place in Paris on November…

easyJet eyes electric skies

27 September 2017, London Gatwick: ‘Greener’ short-haul flights and taxiing, free in-flight…

Feedback from Shenzhen

By Joëlle Touré, Delegate General, Futura-Mobility Ile de la Jatte, Paris, 18 Octobre…

3rd edition of French Lift Day – 21 November

Organised by the Fédération des Ascenseurs, this dedicated day will highlight the jobs and vertical…

AUTONOMY 2017 – the way we move in cities is changing

Autonomous driving, blockchain technology, and dockless bike sharing were among Futura-Mobility’s takeaways…

The autonomous revolution

Hosted by consultancy firm Oliver Wyman on 12 October, a press breakfast in…

Bertrand Piccard & Solar Impulse

The 6 October 2017 meeting of Futura-Mobility (on ‘shifting user behaviour towards responsible innovation’) wrapped with some…

ACIDD summer workshop 2017 – achievements & lessons learned

… chapter two: transitional disruption in mobility The passenger transport sector, like…

Shifting user behaviour towards responsible innovation

Paris, 6 October 2017: organised by Futura-Mobility and attended by its founding members,…

Rencontres nationales du transport public – 10-12 October

Held every two years, this three-day French trade fair is organised by GIE Objectif…

Bonjour tout le monde !

Bienvenue dans WordPress. Ceci est votre premier article. Modifiez-le ou supprimez-le, puis…

FUTUR #mobilité: hack the jams!

Carsharing, cycling, connected parking… quoi de neuf? Demos by 15 start-ups on…

Taxi-drone, Hyperloop, and Clip-Air at Vixouze

by Joëlle Touré, delegate General, Futura-Mobility For the 2nd edition of Les…

30 years of innovation at Amadeus – 25 September

In the run-up to IFM Top RESA, Amadeus is holding a press…

The Shift Project – 14 September

Carbon transition think tank The Shift Project is presenting its report ‘Decarbonise…

Transporting Île-de-France

6 September: summer’s over and it’s back to transport reality for Île-de-France…

French Public Transport Day launch & AIRPARIF – 13 September

This media breakfast in Paris will mark the launch of Journée du…

Convergences World Forum – 4 & 5 September

During the 2017 edition of the Convergences World Forum, as well as…

Paris RER A – mission track and ballast

Now summer’s here, most Parisians are elsewhere. Taking advantage of this annual exodus, a 24/7…

Driverless to La Défense

Paris July 3: operated by Keolis, and supplied by Navya, three driverless…

Energy Observer – power to the people

Slick and sleek, Energy Observer is a floating power house. Designed to…

Renewable energies & transition – 12 July

Held at Maison de la Chimie in Paris, this half-day meeting will…

MINES ParisTech – combining theory and practice

Theory and practice are the driving forces behind the school. For the…

Prospective Talk 2037 – all about Me

Organised annually by Club Open Prospective and Futuribles International, the ‘Prospective Talk…

Forum Métropolitain du Grand Paris – mobility trends, choices & behaviour

The two objectives of the Forum Métroplitain du Grand Paris are to improve…

Imagining future mobility solutions to meet global energy challenges

6 June 2017: together with the founding members and steering team, some…

VivaTech 2017 – start-ups out in force

Billed as ‘the 3-day rendez-vous for game changers’,  the second edition of…

‘Shift Workshops’ – 20 June

Held several times a year, these Workshops focus on energy and the…

Les Rencontres Cityway 2017 – 14 June

Fare packages, new mobility, political leadership…. At Rencontres Cityway 2017, participants will share…

Gare du Nord – 7 June

A press briefing today with SNCF president Guillaume Pepy will present the…

Forum Métropolitain du Grand Paris – 7 June

The Forum Métropolitain du Grand Paris is hosting a workshop to discuss…

UIC Security Week – 6-9 June

Futura-Mobility will be attending the seminar on ‘terrorism, in cooperation with COLPOFER’,…

PROTOBUS – innovation on the move

Unveiled on May 30, PROTOBUS is an 18-metre-long bus transformed into a…

Imagine Mobility Forum – 1 June

Imagine Mobility Forum, the annual convention of competitiveness hub Mov’eo, will bring…

SNCF/Deutsche Bahn – 1 June

On 1 June we will be attending the SNCF/Deutsche Bahn (DB) press…

GPTS Montréal: Alstom, how smart can you go?

Paris, April 27: A bus-inspired-by-the-tram and systems designed to boost the IQ…

Netexplo Forum 2017 – 26 & 27 April

Futura-Mobility is at the Netexplo Forum 2017, an annual event highlighting technology…

Keolis and Netexplo – global vision for mobility in the digital age

Keen to establish itself as a pioneer in fully understanding people’s mobility…

Catch up with us!

From ambition to action.

A gathering of the world’s brightest minds, talents, and products.

Afrobytes brings together entrepreneurs, business executives, CEOs, academics, innovators, investors, venture capitalists,…

In French only. See also Cycling France – the wheels are turning.

Following the publication of Demain !, a prospective study on the future…

Launched by IRT SystemX and CentraleSupélec in 2015, together with Alstom, Engie,…

Are you interested in innovation trends? During this breakfast meeting of the…

How can blockchain technology help tackle energy transition issues? What real world…

Organised by La Fabrique de la Cité, this panel discussion will explore…

What does the future hold? Is this our final century? Algorithmic determinism…

The next annual meeting of Club des Villes et Territoires Cyclables – organised…

A half-day Moonshot meeting with JEDI (Joint European Disruptive Initiative).

Currently in French only.

Paris, 24 January:  at this press conference, members of the Club des…

Paris, 22 January, 8.30am: the panel at this early bird meeting, organised…

31 January 2018, by Charlotte Marrécau   A snowy Paris provided a…

By Joëlle Touré, delegate general, Futura-Mobility   Paris, 10 January 2019: the room…

A scientific, technical and human adventure, high-speed rail, born in Japan in…

Ranked among the top 10 blockchains, Stellar, created in 2014 by Jed McCaleb…

‘Gateway to the world’ (Tor zur Welt): Hamburg has built its fortune upon…

This upcoming Futura-Mobility meeting will be devoted to an in-depth presentation of…

Organised by Télécom Paritech, this round table will discuss the French take…

An update on French Mobility, the initiative launched by French transport minister…

A launch event for the activities of TransPod in France, at the Canadian Embassy…

8 January 2019: the key announcement at this press lunch, organised by…

By Joëlle Touré, delegate general, Futura-Mobility 18 December, 2018: a short and intense morning…

18 January 2019, by Charlotte Marrécau   On 14 December 2018, Futura-Mobility…

Paris, December 11: jointly hosted by the Industrial Liaison Program (ILP) at…

What role can artificial intelligence (AI) play in helping meet energy transition challenges?…

  Paris, 27 November: introducing this latest meeting of the Arab World…

On the conference programme: the geopolitical dimension, the role of the European…

During this conference/debate, organised by the Veolia Institute, panelists will explore the…

Trends study by Alice Audouin Consulting and Aurélie Chaffel – Perspectives Lab….

This session of Futura-Mobility focused on artificial intelligence (AI) and its role…

“Our objective is to increase connectivity to increase business for our partners,”…

During Autonomy 2018 and in anticipation of the French mobility orientation law…

In a technological world, how to ensure humankind remains centre stage? What…

Forums Smart City by La Tribune are dedicated to thinking about new…

This conference forms part of the Arab World Business and Economic Meetings…

A global meeting place for senior metro, tram, and light rail technology…

Paris, 11 October 2018: by opening up their data to application developers,…

With fossil fuel vehicles on the way out and  electric on the…

During this annual fair in Paris, innovators, cities and urbanites gather to…

Following ‘Biodiversity: from Earth to the city’ and the opening of the photo exhibition…

by Joëlle Touré, delegate general, Futura-Mobility   Monday 8 October, 2018, InnoCherche, the innovation…

by Charlotte Marrecau   “A good pilot knows how to react in…

During a breakfast meeting, presentation of the international study Go for Green, Green…

Open data is vital for developing transport that is more efficient, better…

Developing electric mobility is one of the key solutions for cities to…

During this feedback meeting, organised by InnoCherche to present feedback from its…

September 2018: Daimler pulled out all the stops at the IAA in…

At the third edition of Tourism of the Future (Les Entretiens Internationaux…

Monday 28 May – 8am – Montréal : day one for the small…

June 27, 2018: Futura-Mobility members continued discussions over business model disruption, the…

The international trade fair for transport technology, InnoTrans takes place every two years…

Cameroon-based Drone Africa, launched in 2015, is using drones, data, algorithms, cameras…

By Joëlle Touré – 21 June 2018  Just back from North America…

“We want to brand time – the most valuable commodity on earth…

The 4th edition of UIC’s Security Week, held in Paris, addressed the…

This mobility fair in Paris brings together key players in public transport…

The Michelin Challenge Bibendum, the world’s most renowned international mobility summit held…

20 April 2018: the theme of this Futura-Mobility meeting was ‘business model…

During the 20 April 2018 meeting of Futura-Mobility, on ‘the transformation of business…

VivaTech in Paris is becoming a must-attend event for start-ups and leaders from across…

Faster battery recharging and longer life cycles, instead of focusing on autonomy – this is the…

Accounting for 40% of public research and private R&D undertaken in Ile-de-France,…

The French transport group wants to become a global mobility supplier and…

Pavements in Paris have become hot property. Particularly since the roll-out of…

To share its vision on the future of mobility and encourage co-innovation, Futura-Mobility…

CDG Express: an opportunity for Paris and Région Ile-de-France to gain international…

With Jean-Bernard Kovarik, we have signed the framework contract for research and innovation…

Group ADP is launching the first trials of self-driving shuttles at a French…

Following an ‘Israel and SXSW’ fact-finding trip, InnoCherche is holding its next feedback meeting on…

Revenue up by 6.4% to reach €5.4 billion, profitability up by 9.4%…

  This article is currently available in French only.  

Futura-Mobility catches up with Edward Arkwright, deputy CEO of Groupe ADP and…

16 February 2018: the central topic of this Futura-Mobility session, held at…

“Imagine a data centre where you don’t need high ceilings, infrastructure, or…

Is the ‘smart city’ a ‘liveable city’? Where does transport fit into the…

Jacques Gounon, managing director of Getlink (previously Eurotunnel), will present the 2017 results of…

Hyundai has unveiled Nexo, the world’s first driverless hydrogen car. Hydrogen –…

The next « Ateliers du Shift » are on 6 February 2018 at the Maison des Associations…

Clip-Air,  the multimodal project ongoing at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), is exploring ways…

25 January, Brussels: inspirational speech by Laurent Ledoux, CEO, Equis, and farewell Alain…

Energy and mobility : life cycles was the theme of this Futura-Mobility session,…

This article is available in French only.    

Held in Paris, the 3rd UIC Digital Conference explored Cloud computing, public…

The rising tide of data in C21st cities is raising concerns over…

Organised by Objectif OFP under the banner ‘And now, let’s dare the…

Journée Internationale des Assises de la Mobilité will take place in Paris on November…

27 September 2017, London Gatwick: ‘Greener’ short-haul flights and taxiing, free in-flight…

By Joëlle Touré, Delegate General, Futura-Mobility Ile de la Jatte, Paris, 18 Octobre…

Organised by the Fédération des Ascenseurs, this dedicated day will highlight the jobs and vertical…

Autonomous driving, blockchain technology, and dockless bike sharing were among Futura-Mobility’s takeaways…

Hosted by consultancy firm Oliver Wyman on 12 October, a press breakfast in…

The 6 October 2017 meeting of Futura-Mobility (on ‘shifting user behaviour towards responsible innovation’) wrapped with some…

… chapter two: transitional disruption in mobility The passenger transport sector, like…

Paris, 6 October 2017: organised by Futura-Mobility and attended by its founding members,…

Held every two years, this three-day French trade fair is organised by GIE Objectif…

Bienvenue dans WordPress. Ceci est votre premier article. Modifiez-le ou supprimez-le, puis…

Carsharing, cycling, connected parking… quoi de neuf? Demos by 15 start-ups on…

by Joëlle Touré, delegate General, Futura-Mobility For the 2nd edition of Les…

In the run-up to IFM Top RESA, Amadeus is holding a press…

Carbon transition think tank The Shift Project is presenting its report ‘Decarbonise…

6 September: summer’s over and it’s back to transport reality for Île-de-France…

This media breakfast in Paris will mark the launch of Journée du…

During the 2017 edition of the Convergences World Forum, as well as…

Now summer’s here, most Parisians are elsewhere. Taking advantage of this annual exodus, a 24/7…

Paris July 3: operated by Keolis, and supplied by Navya, three driverless…

Slick and sleek, Energy Observer is a floating power house. Designed to…

Held at Maison de la Chimie in Paris, this half-day meeting will…

Theory and practice are the driving forces behind the school. For the…

Organised annually by Club Open Prospective and Futuribles International, the ‘Prospective Talk…

The two objectives of the Forum Métroplitain du Grand Paris are to improve…

6 June 2017: together with the founding members and steering team, some…

Billed as ‘the 3-day rendez-vous for game changers’,  the second edition of…

Held several times a year, these Workshops focus on energy and the…

Fare packages, new mobility, political leadership…. At Rencontres Cityway 2017, participants will share…

A press briefing today with SNCF president Guillaume Pepy will present the…

The Forum Métropolitain du Grand Paris is hosting a workshop to discuss…

Futura-Mobility will be attending the seminar on ‘terrorism, in cooperation with COLPOFER’,…

Unveiled on May 30, PROTOBUS is an 18-metre-long bus transformed into a…

Imagine Mobility Forum, the annual convention of competitiveness hub Mov’eo, will bring…

On 1 June we will be attending the SNCF/Deutsche Bahn (DB) press…

Paris, April 27: A bus-inspired-by-the-tram and systems designed to boost the IQ…

Futura-Mobility is at the Netexplo Forum 2017, an annual event highlighting technology…

Keen to establish itself as a pioneer in fully understanding people’s mobility…