The project reimagined the Chinese family car in the light of ongoing transitions in the automotive industry including automation, Artificial intelligence and electrification.
The project explores a mobility trend which may completely reshape vehicle-user relationships, the design of vehicles and the mobility market: Shared Mobility.
Professor Dale Harrow
Chair and Director
Dale is Chair of the Intelligent Mobility Design Centre (IMDC) and Head of the Intelligent Mobility Design Programme recognised as a global centre of excellence in automotive and design education.
Dr Cyriel Diels
Cyriel works with the IMDC's multi-disciplinary team to lead research at the intersection of people, mobility and technology within a complex and changing urban and global environment.
Dr Jiayu (Zoe) Wu
Reader in Intelligent Mobility Design
Jiayu is an innovation methods educator for technology and business integration, and a professional user experience designer for the new mobility and automobile industries.
Dr Artur Grisanti Mausbach
Senior Research Fellow
Artur is an architect and urban planner committed to design and architecture, practice, education and research.
GATEway Project Manager
Dan Phillips is a designer and engineer with 30 years’ experience in the development of innovative environments, products and services.
Dan's work as a vehicle designer extends from developing future facing production models to creating abstract concepts.