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upcoming events

September 28, 2021

MOVE America 2021

Join Sean Harrington, our CEO, and Keith Simon, VP and GM of Polaris Commercial – our low-speed autonomous vehicle platform partner – as they discuss the latest in shaping community mobility.

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November 16, 2021

CoMotion LA 2021

Join members of the Optimus Ride team in lively conversation about the latest in community-friendly autonomous shuttles.

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Recent Announcements

News & Events
Optimus Ride and Partners Awarded DOE Grant for Large AV Fleet and Research

Optimus Ride, Clemson University, UC Berkeley, and Argonne National Labs selected for a DOE grant of up to $4.3 million to deploy one of the largest autonomous fleets in the US and conduct critical AV research

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Introducing Optimus Ride’s Advisory Board

Bringing together a powerhouse team of mobility, public transit, and real estate development leaders.

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Optimus Ride is One of the First 100 to Join The Climate Pledge

In celebration of Earth Week, we are thrilled to announce Optimus Ride is one of the first 100 signatories to join The Climate Pledge and commit to net-zero carbon by 2040 or sooner.

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Media Inquiries

Optimus Ride is an autonomous shuttle company on a mission to drive the future of transportation. Not just another AV company, we develop autonomous vehicle technology and mobility services for campuses, communities, and cities that meet critical mobility needs of today and provide a rapid, safe path to a fully autonomous future.

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