MOBILITY NEWS & INSIGHTS

No Speed Bumps on the Detroit Region’s Mobility Transformation

As the Detroit Region turns the page on a tumultuous 2023, the outlook for 2024 brings many reasons for optimism. The U.S. economy appears to be headed for a “soft landing” that has eluded many industrialized countries around the world. Consumers and businesses...

Understanding the Mobility Ecosystem

Introduction There’s an incredible project revving up in the Motor City. A little over a year ago, in September of 2022, a coalition of regional organizations won a $52 million grant from the federal government. Known as the Global Epicenter of Mobility (GEM), the...

Executive Summary: Mobility Landscape Study For The Detroit Region

The shift from traditional Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) to Electric Vehicles (EVs) is a pivotal moment for the Detroit region. The Detroit Region has a great deal at stake, given its robust automotive industry presence. However, specialization in automotive does...

The Opportunity Ahead 

GEM Engages the Detroit Region’s Diverse Communities in Mobility Innovation Our region is a global epicenter of mobility, rich in assets beyond the depth of our automotive industry. It’s home to a diverse population of individuals, groups and businesses bursting...

Jeannine Gant Appointed As GEM’s Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Justice Officer

Gant Brings Three Decades of Experience to GEM’s Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Initiatives DETROIT, MI – The Detroit Regional Partnership today announced the appointment of Jeannine Gant as the Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice Officer for its Global...

GEM Wins a Build Back Better Regional Challenge Grant

The Detroit Region Will Receive Over $52.2 Million With New GEM Coalition The Global Epicenter of Mobility (GEM) coalition, led by the Detroit Regional Partnership Foundation, will receive approximately $52.2 million to transform the Detroit area’s legacy automotive...