Along for the Ride is…

  • A weekly digest about transportation and technology

  • A platform to provide new perspectives on an industry dominated by tech-led technocratic rhetoric

  • An equalizer: bring industry news to politician and policy wonks, and policy news + research to industry folks

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Along for the Ride encourages new conversations about advanced transportation technology, which focus on people, equity, design and the cities we want to (and need to) be building for the future.


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