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Mark De La Vergne
Chief of Mobility Innovation at City of Detroit

Profile

Mark de la Vergne joins us at TU-Automotive Detroit 2020 as a panellist on Keynote Panel: Smart Cities & The Value Of Public-Private Partnerships.

Mark de la Vergne serves as the Chief of Mobility Innovation for Mayor Mike Duggan and has been in the role for two years. He is tasked with bringing new mobility services and technologies to Detroit residents. In 2018, this included a first/last mile pilot with Lyft, expanding car share to the neighborhoods of Detroit, overseeing the deployment of 1200 e-scooters and an autonomous shuttle service for the largest employer in Downtown.  Over the next year, his office will explore connected technology at signalized intersections, launch a new microtransit service, and implement mobile payment for all transit in the Detroit region.  Prior to joining the City, Mark worked with cities across North America on transportation projects as a consultant.  He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania.

Agenda Sessions

  • Keynote Panel: Smart Cities & The Value Of Public-Private Partnerships

    10:00am