Office of Future Mobility and Electrification

Michigan is building a stronger state economy through safer, more equitable and environmentally conscious transportation for all Michigan residents.

About OFME

The office works across state government, academia and private industry to enhance Michigan’s mobility ecosystem, including developing dynamic mobility and electrification policies and supporting the startup and scale up of emerging technologies and businesses.

Michigan's competitive advantages make the state a place where mobility solutions are born and where companies find long-term success and support.

Trevor Pawl

Chief Mobility Officer, Office of Future Mobility and Electrification

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MI Future Mobility Plan

Unveiled during the 2022 Detroit Auto Show, Governor Gretchen Whitmer announced a new statewide strategy to ensure Michigan remains the global leader in the future of mobility. The MI Future Mobility Plan maps out a comprehensive strategy that addresses future mobility challenges by growing the mobility workforce, providing more accessible transportation infrastructure, and developing innovative mobility policies.

Developed by OFME, the Council on Future Mobility and Electrification (CFME) and other State of Michigan partners, the plan is an actionable next step to address the opportunities and challenges that Michigan faces in remaining a leader in the mobility and electrification revolution. 

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Mobility Plan Vision

As detailed in the MI Future Mobility Plan, creating a stronger state economy through safer, more equitable and environmentally sound transportation for all Michigan residents requires collaboration and coordination between multiple government agencies and with numerous private and public sector partners. The MI Future Mobility Plan creates the clear goals necessary for our state to be successful and the transparency required for alignment. Click on each pillar below for more information.

Why Michigan for Mobility & Electrification?

Michigan is the global leader in innovation and is producing the next generation of transportation technologies. Through the state's automotive manufacturing heritage, talented workforce, testing ecosystem and available business resources, Michigan's mobility assets are truly one-of-a-kind.

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Council on Future Mobility and Electrification

Recognizing the changing landscape for automotive manufacturing and the need for a comprehensive statewide approach, the Council on Future Mobility and Electrification was formed within OFME. The council draws upon expertise from several State of Michigan agencies, industry and educational partners to enhance Michigan’s mobility ecosystem.

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The 2022 Mobility Council’s Report Reflects on Progress Made, Challenges Ahead

The Michigan Council on Future Mobility and Electrification (CFME) released its third report to help achieve the ambitious goals outlined in Governor Whitmer’s MI Future Mobility Plan, and the next steps needed to ensure Michigan continues to be the epicenter of future transportation solutions around mobility and electrification.

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The Michigan Department of Transportation provides expertise on developing smart infrastructure with automotive industry partners.

Michigan's Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity provides expertise for attracting and developing talent in Michigan.

The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy provides expertise on electric vehicle charging infrastructure.

Michigan Economic Development Corporation provides expertise on program development that supports automotive and mobility assemblers and suppliers.

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Michigan has set a goal that electric vehicles will account for 50% of new car purchases by 2030. This webcast highlights the women at the forefront of reaching that goal.

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The future of the automobile industry is coming into focus and it is electric. A key part of Michigan's future plans is powering up electric vehicles.

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