Trump’s infrastructure plan fails to acknowledge tomorrow’s realities: transportation as we know it is about to undergo a revolution every bit as transformative as the smartphone and the personal computer.
This revolution in future mobility is just beginning, and while the end game is still unclear, the trends driving it are very obvious to anyone who studies transportation: automated driving technology, vehicle electrification, cloud connectivity and shared mobility services.
Rebuilding America’s infrastructure is more than just propping up bridges for another 25 years or slathering roads with a fresh layer of asphalt. A transportation revolution is on our doorstep, and governments need to be ready by putting the right ecosystems in place now.
Read the article at Forbes.