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Michigan: Capitalizing on Connected Technologies

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An overview of the diverse mobile/wireless technologies eco-system in Michigan and its impact on jobs creation and the state's economy.

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Michigan: Capitalizing on Connected Technologies

  1. 1. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 1
  2. 2. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan What is the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan? • MTAM is a non-profit trade association for Michigan’s mobile/wireless technologies, those who provide them, and those who use them – in every industry • MTAM is the first state-based mobile/wireless industry trade association in the U.S. • Open to: o Companies, government, educational institutions, non-profits and other organizations, individuals and students o Those working in mobile / wireless technologies o Interested in learning more about the technologies o Those utilizing mobile / wireless technologies in their own business verticals Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 2 http://GoMobileMichigan.org
  3. 3. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan MTAM Subsidiary; Mobile Monday Michigan • Mobile Monday Michigan is a non-profit networking / education organization for those from all industries interested in using / learning about all types of mobile/wireless technologies with over 3000 members across Michigan • Mobile Monday Michigan is a branch of the international Mobile Monday organization, headquartered in Helsinki, Finland with over 100 chapters in 70 countries worldwide. • Mobile Monday Michigan is a subsidiary of the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM) Mobile Monday Michigan currently has chapters in: o Ann Arbor o Detroit o Grand Rapids o Lansing Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 3 http://MobileMondayMichigan.org
  4. 4. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan MTAM’s Mission • To facilitate conversation and collaboration between varied sectors of the mobile/wireless eco-system; allowing us to serve as the bridge that enables diverse organizations to understand each others perspectives and needs in order to drive new innovation and opportunities involving these technologies • To increase the use of, and demand for, Michigan-based mobile/wireless technology products and services in-state, nationally and globally • To increase the productivity and profitability of every industry vertical in Michigan via the use of these technologies • To create sustainable jobs and increased entrepreneurial opportunities in the state based on the use of these technologies, thereby achieving substantial growth of Michigan’s economy • To help the communities we serve via the use of these technologies Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 4
  5. 5. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan Michigan and Mobile/Wireless Tech What role do mobile/wireless technologies play in Michigan, and what is the impact on the state’s businesses and economy? Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 5
  6. 6. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan The impact of Mobile/Wireless Tech in Michigan The mobile/wireless industry has a very high Jobs Creation Factor of 6.54 (MEDC/MTAM) This means: 1 mobile/wireless-related job created = 6.54 additional jobs In 2011; 1 mobile/wireless-related job created = 3.9 additional jobs In comparison, the automobile manufacturing industry creates 5.92 jobs for each auto manufacturing job created Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 6
  7. 7. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan What role is Michigan playing in the mobile/wireless industry? • Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM) has set a goal for the creation of 9,250 new mobile / wireless industry jobs by the end of 2020; per MEDC data, achievement of this goal will also result in the creation of over 60,500 non-mobile-related jobs in the state and over $3 Billion in salaries / wages for Michigan residents • Per MEDC data, the average compensation for a mobile / wireless-related position in Michigan is over $89,882 annually (an equivalent cost-of-living to a Silicon Valley salary of $158,000) – a 48% increase since a 2011 study • Michigan is the global leader in the Telematics (Connected Cars) sector of the mobile / wireless industry • Residents are employed in mobile/wireless-related positions in over 2300 companies in the state (MEDC) • Michigan's Top 5 mobile development companies alone (ranked by aggregate app downloads) are responsible for over 107 million app downloads (Crain’s) • Ann Arbor’s year-long test funded by the NTSA of V2X technologies; has been extended and is on-going • Hosted a 2014 Global World Congress event for the Intelligent Transportation Systems industry; bringing over 10,000 people to Detroit for this event. • Michigan hosts over a dozen national and statewide conferences dedicated to some sector of the mobile/wireless technologies eco-system annually Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 7
  8. 8. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan Examples of Michigan Mobile/Wireless Tech Providers Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 8 Solid state re-chargeable lithium ion batteries Wireless re-charging One of the largest credit card processors in the U.S. & a national mobile payments service ‘Pay Anywhere’ Architectural lighting ‘IntelliStreets’ Touch screens ‘Gorilla glass’ for mobile devices, tv’s, etc. GM’s mobile platformFord’s mobile platform Intelligent devices & accessories; North American distribution from MI HandEholder Apple accessories Michigan-made mHealth video technology Mobile software management system for farmers Providing Wi-Fi service to Detroit Drones Circuit Board Design & Manufacturing Circuit Board Design & Manufacturing
  9. 9. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan Examples of Michigan Mobile/Wireless Tech Users Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 9 Manufacturer of first-ever electronic deadbolt lock that works w/ Smartphones Appliance manufacturer; making ‘smart’ technology Automotive supplier working on ‘driverless vehicle technology’ Using mobile technology to increase productivity and customer service Credit union offering mobile/wireless services to members Utilizing smartphone parking payment service from firm invested in by Bill Ford, Jr. Utilizing ‘smart meter’ technologies to increase cost savings and productivity & drones to inspect power lines Automotive supplier working on ‘driverless vehicle technology’ Transportation; installing wi-fi on Michigan routes Text 911 Food Ordering App Consumer App Wi-Fi, Apps, Beacons/Bluetooth for improved fan experience, text-2-buy tickets
  10. 10. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 10 Examples of Michigan Mobile/Wireless Tech Users Detroit hotel; Smartphone check-in Drones for investigating Virtual Tour App; remote lock/unlock Beacon technology for visitor tours Mobile/wireless Tech training and certifications Text 911 GPS, Text for real-time rider information Wi-Fi, Charging Stations in ‘Smart Park’ Wi-Fi access, off-wire system charging, ticketing, mobile app, security system Sensors for asset tracking and patient care, apps Mobile payments in a curbside service program; mPerks coupons App for residents to report issues
  11. 11. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan Sectors of Opportunity for Michigan • enterprise apps (as opposed to consumer-oriented apps) • connected & autonomous vehicles • machine-2-machine / mobile-2-machine • mHealth Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 11 Specific Opportunities Available: • Battery industry • R&D; new product development (particularly M2M, V2V, V2X, mHealth) • Mobile industry supply chain; draw manufacturer assembly facilities (re-shoring) • M2M manufacturing • mHealth; products and services "Chinese labor costs have hit 61 percent of U.S. levels, compared to 17 percent of U.S. levels 15 years ago. When supply chain and transport costs are figured in, American manufacturers can now compete", said Harold Sirkin, a managing director at Boston Consulting Group. "The pendulum has swung back in favor of the U.S.," Sirkin said. (as quoted in a Reuters article 7/12/15)
  12. 12. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan Why is Mobile Technology an Opportunity for Michigan? Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 12 • Existing resources such as: o Existing global leadership capabilities in manufacturing and engineering o Exceptional 2-year and 4-year higher education institutions o An abundance of existing engineering and development talent in a wide variety of specialty areas o World-renowned healthcare institutions & medical research facilities o Media production facilities that were built to take advantage of entertainment industry tax incentives o International enterprise-level firms already leading the exploration of ways to utilize mobile connected/autonomous technologies for maximum advantage o Award-winning mobile development firms already located in Michigan o A large existing mobile technology community including Mobile Monday Michigan chapters that to-date have collective membership of over 3000 across the state o Strong state-based resources and support for entrepreneurial-focused activities o A diverse base of enterprise-level firms willing to invest in the sourcing, hiring and training of mobile technology-related staff o Recent law / tax changes that make Michigan a more ‘business-friendly’ state for companies to start-up, operate, or expand businesses in o 1st U.S. Patent Office outside of Washington D.C.
  13. 13. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan What’s the Mobile/Wireless Opportunity for Michigan? • Increased productivity and profitability for businesses • Stopping ‘brain drain’ – keeping our recent college graduates in Michigan as a result of increased opportunities • Economic diversification; no dependence on a single industry • Ability for municipalities to utilize mobile/wireless technologies to provide increased levels of services to residents • Job growth • New business startups • Existing business expansion • Economic growth • Increased tax base Michigan must maintain a leadership role in the mobile/wireless space! Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 13
  14. 14. Phone: (248) 470-3257 Email: Linda@GoMobileMichigan.org Twitter: twitter.com/GoMobileMI Connected Michigan Bottom line: Michigan is becoming a national leader in connected technologies – in many industries. Many new businesses and good-paying jobs will be the result! Let us know how MTAM can help you position your organization to take advantage of this tremendous opportunity! http://GoMobileMichigan.org/membership Connected Technologies in Michigan 2015 14

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