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Towards sustainable mobility

Innovation collaboration between Sweden and the United States

What we offer actors in Sweden

What we offer actors in the United States

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Future Mobility on Bifrost Summit Week

Bifrost is a week-long event, bridging the Nordics and Silicon Valley to spark innovations for environmental sustainability. From March 4-8, 2024, it offers a packed schedule with a major conference, theme-specific sessions, and elite networking, promoting US-Nordic collaboration. The focus for 2024 is on "Innovations for a Sustainable Future."
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Registration is now open for the 2024 US Autotech Program

Now in its 3rd year, the US Autotech Program, a collaboration between Business Sweden , Vinnova , Drive Sweden , and Future Mobility , continues to support Swedish companies in accelerating their US expansion and growth, granting them ongoing access to innovation, partnerships, customers, and policymakers, while promoting industry transformation and sustainability.
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Future Mobility welcomes Jan Hellåker to the program

He joins Future Mobility with a specific focus on the US to identify and foment opportunities for bilateral collaboration in sustainable mobility.
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Polestar aims to transform electric vehicles into mobile power plants

In the Future Mobility-funded innovation project, Polestar, the Electric Power Research Institute, and the California Energy Commission are developing a roadmap towards the use of electric vehicles not only as loads but also as suppliers of electric power to the grid.
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Successful knowledge exchange between Sweden and the USA to strengthen sustainable mobility

Sweden and California, renowned for their innovation cultures, have collaborated in the Sweden California CoLab project to share experiences, promote sustainable mobility, and reduce emissions from transportation. The project has successfully brought together leaders from Sweden's public sector and California's innovation system and counterparts. Future Mobility played a pivotal role, leveraging its and Vinnovas' well-established connections with key figures in the USA.

Innovation projects

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A Design Framework for Women-Centered Mobility Hub

The project will develop a Design Framework for Women-Centered Mobility Hubs.
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Advancing mobility through sustainable, robust, and innovative battery technology

The project aims to revolutionize sustainable mobility by collaborating to develop advanced battery technologies with enhanced energy density, faster charging capabilities, and improved life cycles.
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AI Aware

In the AI Aware project series, a collaborative cloud approach has been researched to enable increased awareness of vehicles. The recent AI Aware project used the radical developments that have...
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Carbon free zone for transportation of goods in San José

Through a Swedish consortium of companies all within emission-free transportation, the project intends to show how the city of San José can practically realize becoming a climate-neutral city by the...
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CyberMAP

This project seeks to develop The Street Value Tool as a web app and adapt it for North American Cities. The main objective of the tool is to help planners and decision-makers change streets...
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Exchange for more BETs

The project goal is to have Sweden and the United States share knowledge and learn from each other’s experience with the early development of the zero-emission truck market.
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Implementation Roadmap for Swedish Automotive Vehicle-to-Grid Services in California

Electric Vehicles (EV) are undoubtedly a key piece of the solution to eliminating transport-related greenhouse gas emissions. However, as the number of EVs increases, so will the electricity demand...
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JustFuture

This project aims to explore the role of on-demand transit in different contexts and assess its future possibilities for public mobility with a special focus on issues of transport equity and equality...
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Metal recovery from batteries for sustainable transportation

Recovery of metals and is at the forefront in Sweden in relation to effective and selective metal recycling from spent batteries.
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Shared Standards for Shared Mobility

Given the digitalization of shared mobility, the need for participating actors to collaborate around central digital technologies increases. One aim of the project is to facilitate knowledge exchange...
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Sweden California CoLab

An innovative agenda for future collective mobility has been brewing in the Nordics, in a consortium called “Rådslaget”. The work evolved from the challenging situation during the pandemic and points...
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Who we are

Future Mobility catalyzes research and innovation collaboration within sustainable mobility between the US and Sweden. With dedicated resources in both countries, the Future Mobility initiative...
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What we offer actors in the United States

Sweden is very active in the development and use of greener vehicles and fuels. It has a strong public transport system, high sustainability ambitions and is considered among the most innovative...
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What we offer actors in Sweden

Collaboration with the United States can deliver innovations that would not be possible to obtain otherwise. Future Mobility can support you by matchmaking and funding new bilateral collaborations.

Events

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Silicon Valley
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BIFROST SUMMIT WEEK

Bifrost is a week-long event, bridging the Nordics and Silicon Valley to spark innovations for...
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Washington DC
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TRB Washington DC

Hans Pohl from Future Mobility will be at TRB, a major conference and exhibition covering all...
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Las Vegas
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CES Las Vegas

Numerous Swedish companies, including many focused on mobility, will participate in this show. Jan...
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Application deadline: funding from Future Mobility

Future Mobility welcomes proposals encompassing innovation collaborations within sustainable...
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Lindholmspiren 11 Seaside – Lindholmspiren 11 Göteborg

Sweden@CES - Gothenburg

CES (Consumer Electronics Show) is the world's largest and most influential technology event. Held...
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Application deadline: funding from Future Mobility

Future Mobility welcomes proposals encompassing innovation collaborations within sustainable...
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Online
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Call for proposals: Future Mobility – innovation collaborations between Sweden and the USA

Interested in starting a research and innovation collaboration with partners in the United States...
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Sacramento, California, USA
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Future Mobility presents at EVS36

Future Mobility will be present at the 36th Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exposition (EVS36) in...
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Volvo Cars Technology, 380 N Pastoria Ave, Sunnyvale
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Navigating Complex Change in Transport and Mobility

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