Journal article

Flexible Mobility On-Demand: An Environmental Scan

Sohani Liyanage, Hussein Dia, Rusul Abduljabbar, Saeed Asadi Bagloee

Sustainability | MDPI | Published : 2019

Abstract

On-demand shared mobility is increasingly being promoted as an influential strategy to address urban transport challenges in large and fast-growing cities. The appeal of this form of transport is largely attributed to its convenience, ease of use, and affordability made possible through digital platforms and innovations. The convergence of the shared economy with a number of established and emerging technologies—such as artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), and Cloud and Fog computing—is helping to expedite their deployment as a new form of public transport. Recently, this has manifested itself in the form of Flexible Mobility on Demand (FMoD) solutions, aimed at meeting pe..

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