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Mobility on Demand (MOD) and Mobility as a Service (MaaS): Early Understanding

Transportation Sustainability Research Center Co-Director Susan Shaheen will present Mobility on Demand (MOD) and Mobility as a Service (MaaS): Early Understanding on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 4-5:30 p.m. in 126 Barrows Hall.


This presentation focuses on Mobility on Demand (MOD) and Mobility as a Service (MaaS). This includes key definitions, concepts of operation, a census of MOD public-private partnerships in the U.S., analysis of business models and use cases, and key takeaways from this analysis. The presentation also focuses on the critical role of the built environment and its effects on shared mobility outcomes. She will conclude with policy recommendations and a new framework for mapping “mobility areas” to a range of shared-mobility options.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
126 Barrows


Susan Shaheen

Susan Shaheen is a pioneer and thought leader in emerging mobility strategies. She is a Professor in Civil Engineering and Co-Director of the Transportation Sustainability Research Center at UC Berkeley. She has authored over 65 journal articles and co-edited two books. She received the 2017 Roy W. Crum award from the Transportation Research Board (TRB) for distinguished achievements in transportation research. In May 2016, she was named one of the top 10 academic thought leaders in transportation by the Eno Transportation Foundation. She is a member of the TRB Executive Committee and will serve as Vice Chair in 2020.