Where is my Flying Car

City Optimization Tech Talk. John Badalamenti Head of Design, Jon Petersen Head of Data Science, Uber Advanced Programs. pdf

The Summit was an information-packed three days with 72 industry-leading experts speaking on topics from the Elevate mission, detail about Uber's role in the ecosystem, opportunities and areas of collaboration within the community, and laying out a vision for the path towards initial urban eVTOL operations. site

We would like to thank everyone -- from the attendees, the Leaders in vehicle manufacturing, regulatory bodies, venture capital, and aviation technology -- for sharing their plans, their research and their passion for this aspect of the next frontier in urban transport.


It was clear that Uber could command the attention of industry and government because they had the data.

The greatest value of building models is the disciplined way they require us to think about the impact of city policies and infrastructure on residents and visitors. Sidewalk Lab's Model Lab. post

The transformative potential of real-time transportation coordination. This shift is forcing cities to rethink how they manage road space, address transport equity, and approach public-private collaborations. medium

See also Modelica for composable mathematical models.

See Disgust and Envy for evolution of statistical models.