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Blog Posts in Transportation

  • Next Generation Mobility Challenge Winter Events Launch

     With help from Toyota’s experts, students will dream up products, services and technologies related to mobility that will promote equity and opportunity for some of society's most vulnerable populations.

    We are back with the second half of the Next Generation Mobility Challenge (NGMC), a design competition that's been inspiring students to meet critical mobility needs related to social equity and inclusion. ...Read More »

  • Georgia Tech Students Generate Mobility Solutions in Toyota & Net Impact Challenge

    A student uses human-centered design to solve mobility issues at the Next Generation Mobility Challenge.

    This fall, Georgia Tech design, engineering and business students came together to participate in the Next Generation Mobility Challenge run by Toyota and the Toyota Mobility Foundation in partnership with Net Impact. Students were divided into inter-disciplinary teams to formulate a solution that would facilitate more sustainable transportation for elderly, disabled and low-income individuals facing unique transportation challenges. ...Read More »

  • Finding Meaning by Helping Others

    TSSC is always looking for worthy non-profit organizations and small to mid-sized industrial companies to help them implement and practice the Toyota Production System comprehensively.

    As Vice President of TSSC at Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Jamie Bonini has found purpose at work.  ...Read More »

  • Meet Esther, Mobility Challenge Winner

    In the Toyota Mobility Challenge, interdisciplinary groups of students use human-centered design processes and insider knowledge from Toyota’s mobility experts to generate solutions that have the potential to make a real world impact.

    Last year, Net Impact and Toyota’s Mobility Foundation launched the Next Generation Mobility Challenge for students to generate solutions to some of the leading issues in transportation and mobility.  As the summer draws to a close, we spotlight this year's winners. ...Read More »

  • Meet Niklaus, Winner of the #NextGenMobility Challenge

     In the Toyota Mobility Challenge, interdisciplinary groups of students use human-centered design processes and insider knowledge from Toyota’s mobility experts to generate solutions that have the potential to make a real world impact.

    Last year, Net Impact and Toyota’s Mobility Foundation launched the Next Generation Mobility Challenge for students to generate solutions to some of the leading issues in transportation and mobility.  As the summer draws to a close, we spotlight this year's winners. ...Read More »

  • Mobility, Technology, Freedom and FOMO

    Mobility is about freedom and empowerment – the ability to learn, grow and explore.

    Latondra Newton of the Toyota Mobility Foundation and Liz Maw of Net Impact explain how mobility is a social issue and why you should care about it. ...Read More »

  • StreetSmart Concept Wins Mobility Challenge

    Team StreetSmart from the Next Generation Mobility Challenge at Babson College

    Meet, StreetSmart, the winner of Net Impact and Toyota's Next Generation Mobility Challenge. Aimed at improving the mobility of visually-impaired people, the voice-activated app will alert users about upcoming changes to their commute or hazards, such as broken escalators and construction sites.  ...Read More »

  • Top Teams from Toyota's Next Generation Mobility Challenge Event Series

    Students at Northwestern's Next Generation Mobility Challenge get expert advice

    This school year we partnered with Toyota to launch the Next Generation Mobility Challenge Event series. Teams of students at 15 campuses across the U.S. collaborated locally with other participants and competed nationally to generate solutions.  Read on to learn about the winning ideas from each school. ...Read More »

  • Put Your Heads Together. Make a Difference Now.

    Climate change will only get worse if we don't do something to stop it now. We're challenging you to challenge your company to start being more sustainable, but first, get inspired by reading about how other businesses are doing it. ...Read More »

  • Net Impact Updates for January 2016

    Join us this November in Philadelphia for #NI16

    A note from our CEO, Liz Maw: 2016 has been anything but boring here at Net Impact. We’re committed to doing more for our members and chapters than ever before, whether that’s bringing our annual conference on the road through our NIx initiative, bringing new people into the mix with our Impact Design expansion, and redoing our website. ...Read More »

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