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Ann Arbor SPARK Showcases Innovation in Mobility at Detroit Auto Show: Booth #109

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Ann Arbor SPARK, the driving force behind innovation and economic growth in the Ann Arbor region, is excited to announce its participation in the North American Detroit Auto Show’s AutoMobili-D, scheduled for September 13-15 at Huntington Place in Detroit, MI. As part of the event, Ann Arbor SPARK will showcase four dynamic startups in the mobility sector.

The Detroit Auto Show has long been recognized as a premier platform for the future of mobility and automotive innovation. Ann Arbor SPARK’s presence at AutoMobili-D underscores the region’s significant role in shaping the future of transportation and mobility solutions. 

“As the mobility landscape evolves, Ann Arbor SPARK is proud to showcase the exceptional talents of our entrepreneur clients during the Detroit Auto Show as part of AutoMobili-D. We believe that the Ann Arbor region is a driving force in shaping the future of mobility, and our participation in this event underscores our commitment to fostering innovation, collaboration, and economic growth,” said Paul Krutko, president and CEO of Ann Arbor SPARK.

Featured Entrepreneur Clients:

May Mobility: May Mobility is a trailblazer in autonomous vehicle technology, dedicated to creating safe, efficient, and accessible transportation solutions for urban environments. (

e-cell secure: This innovative startup offers a groundbreaking product that enhances the safety of storing and transporting lithium-ion batteries, a crucial component of the electric vehicle revolution.

FreightMiner: FreightMiner is a Michigan-based startup that is developing a hybrid teleoperated autonomous driving technology for commercial, military and industrial trucks to enable 24/7 operation of commercial trucks and to reduce safety risks to soldiers in military convoy trucks during combat. (

Arbor Batteries: Arbor Batteries is at the forefront of energy storage technology, developing cutting-edge solutions to power the future of electric vehicles and renewable energy systems. (

Visitors to SPARK’s booth will be treated with snacks from Zingerman’s and have the opportunity to interact with these innovative startups, learn about their groundbreaking technologies, and gain insights into the disruptive trends shaping the mobility landscape.

Ann Arbor SPARK’s representatives will be available on-site to discuss the region’s pivotal role in the mobility and advanced automotive industry. The Ann Arbor area has emerged as a hub for mobility innovation, attracting top talent, fostering collaboration, and driving the development of cutting-edge technologies.

For more information about Ann Arbor SPARK’s role in the mobility ecosystem, please visit