Yi-Tan Tech Community Call 227 – Smart Transportation –

Over the past year, the price of a barrel of oil bounced off $145, then came back down to old levels. For a moment, it seemed like good old economics was going to drive transportation innovation. What else will drive needed changes?

Robin Chase is a true transportation innovator. Co-founder of Zipcar and now founder and CEO of the ride-sharing service GoLoco, she has many more useful ideas under way.

With Robin, let’s discuss:

  • How are transportation taxes changing? How might that affect our choices?
  • What roles do demographics and costs play in hybrid cars?
  • When will we get good at soaking up surplus resources? What will it take?

Yi-Tan Tech Community Call 227 – Smart Transportation –

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