On Thursday 9 November 2017, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum launched the first report of the Urban Mobility Innovation Index (UMii) that features 30 urban mobility innovation profiles of global cities: Abu Dhabi, Abuja, Amman, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Casablanca, Chicago, Delhi, Dubai, Geneva, Helsinki, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Johannesburg, Kuala Lumpur, Lisbon, London, Los Angeles, Manchester, Mexico City, Milan, Montréal, Munich, Nairobi, New York, São Paulo, Singapore, Sydney, Vienna,Warsaw.
The UMii Final report includes a list of key enablers of innovation. UMii aims to guide city leader to improve innovation in the urban mobility arena by exploring a variety of policy features. It also wants to raise attention to the needs for cities of having a more sophisticated approach to innovation in urban mobility, one that is better suited to address the increasingly dynamic changes in cities and the future needs of their users.
UMii plays the role of catalyst for greater cooperation between city leaders and mobility providers, practitioners and innovators.
The next UMii Forum will take place on the 16th November 2017 as part of the LA CoMotion Leaders conference.
The Final report can be downloaded here.