At the same time, the mobility requirements of urban populations are markedly changing. New concepts need to be developed, leading to intensive interaction between different industries. Partnerships and acquisitions are becoming par for the course. Companies wanting to survive in this converging world of urban mobility services in the future have to secure their positions as the customer interface in their role as mobility mediators and lay the foundations for this now.
All urban mobility indicators are pointing to change. The number of megacities with ever-increasing populations is rising. IT technologies and consumer electronics are becoming more and more intelligent and easier to use.