EasyMile co-exhibited with Deutsche Bahn at CeBit 2017 during 20th-24th March 2017. During the exhibition, a static EZ10 driverless shuttle (with Deutsche Bahn’s corporate identity) was showcased to the public.
EasyMile and Allianz Worldwide Partners have signed an International Framework Agreement to establish insurance solutions for EasyMile’s shared driverless transportation projects as of 1st of January, 2017.
In-depth exchanges between Allianz’s Automotive Innovation Center and EasyMile’s expert team
aim to gain real life self-driving experiences, to enhance technological progress and to incorporate the insurance perspective.
For more information, please read the full press release here
On 16th and 17th March 2017, EasyMile along with Capital Metro and RATP Dev, demonstrated the EZ10 electric driverless shuttle during the South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival 2017 at the University of Texas in Austin.
The public were given free rides during the demonstration and it helped to illustrate how Capital Metro and RATP Dev are working together to provide new and innovative ways for people to move around Austin, with also the aim to gather feedback of passengers on this new service as well as suggestions of improvements.
Video courtesy of Texas Department of Transportation
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Video courtesy of McDonald Transit
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During 11th to 12th March 2017, EasyMile along with Transdev, conducted a demonstration of the EZ10 electric driverless shuttle at Babcock Ranch, in southwest Florida.
During the demonstration, the EZ10 driverless shuttle was used to transport people around the property.
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On 9th March 2017, Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) hosted a demonstration of the EasyMile EZ10 driverless shuttle that took passengers around a course under the Hart Bridge approach alongside Gator Bowl Boulevard at Jacksonville, Florida.
More than a hundred people attended the demonstration in which they were also invited to take a ride in the EZ10 driverless shuttle.
Videos courtesy of JTA
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On 6th March 2017, a public testing of an EZ10 driverless shuttle by Transdev was launched at the Parc de L’ile Saint Germain in Paris.
The EZ10 driverless shuttle will be free for public and will operate till the 7th of April 2017, from Monday to Friday, at two time slots from 11am to 2.30pm and from 4pm to 6.45pm.
Video courtesy of Issy TV (French)
On 6th March 2017, two EZ10 driverless shuttles made their debut at Bishop Ranch business park in San Ramon, California.
The two EZ10s will undergo testing for the next couple of months in a closed parking lot at the business park.
Officials hope to start operating within Bishop Ranch by the end of this year or early next year, with plans to expand to the entire Bishop Ranch campus — including its public streets — by early 2019, according to Randy Iwasaki, executive director of the Contra Costa Transportation Authority.
East Bay Times
East County Today
The San Diego Union-Tribune
KTVU Fox 2 News
NBC Bay Area
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