Session: The New Face of Digital

Komal Doshi is a mobility expert, urban designer and design thinker. As the Director of Mobility Programs at Ann Arbor SPARK she works with existing and new startups to identify and solve challenges, engage stakeholders, and build new relationships to advance the growth of the mobility industry in the region. In her previous role at SMART (Sustainable Mobility & Accessibility Research & Transformation) at the University of Michigan she co-developed the Mobi Platform, a global platform for mobility entrepreneurs and industry players. In addition she focused on the trends and opportunities that accelerate New Mobility and M-a-a-S(Mobility as a service) implementation and related industry and economic development around the globe.

She has provided research and strategic consulting for organizations which include Ford Motor Company, Alcoa foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Mobile Lives Forum, Barr Foundation and Michigan Environmental Council. She has also been a jury member at prestigious international mobility innovation awards and mentored several startups at local and international mobility accelerators. She was also recognized by Crain’s Detroit Business as one of the Notable 25 Women in Technology 2018.

She has a Masters in Urban Design from the University of Michigan and Bachelors in Architecture from Sushant School of Art and Architecture in India.