Texas Innovation Alliance
About us
Vision
The Texas Innovation Alliance is a peer-to-peer network of Texas cities, transportation agencies, and research institutions committed to developing shared solutions to the state’s most pressing challenges – safety, congestion, and accessibility.
Mission
The Alliance conducts deep-dives on advanced technologies, provides technical and grant writing assistance, and organizes the annual Texas Mobility Summit.
Why Texas?
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Resilient Freight Network

Moving more than 3.3 billion tons of freight is at the heart of the Texas economy. The state is prioritizing resilience across its network, preparing for long-haul automation down to last-mile grocery delivery.

Business Friendly Regulation

With a legistlature focused on removing regulatory hurdles for businesses to succeed, Texas is a model proving ground to safely usher in the next generation of transportation technologies

Booming Population

The Texas population is expected to break 54 million by 2050, increasing the need for smarter infrastructure and multimodal solutions.
Research Teams
Team Research and Development (R&D) plays a valuable role in the Texas Innovation Alliance by providing expertise in a number of transportation disciplines. Click below to learn more about Texas research partners and their ongoing projects.
Texas Public Agency Resources
Equity
City of Austin Safe for All Story Map
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Transit
Houston METRO’s Moving Forward Plan
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Freight & Logistics
Texas Freight Advisory Committee
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Electrification
TxDOT NEVI Plan
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Connected & Automated Vehicles
CAV Task Force
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Data
TxDOT Open Data Portal
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Grant Readiness
TxDOT Grants and Funding Portal
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Topics
Data
Highlighting the increasing importance of data to build smarter transportation systems
Equity
Ensuring access for everyone
Transit
Investing in a accessible and interconnected future
Connected & Automated Vehicles
Leveraging future mobility technologies to address new challenges
Electrification
Preparing for an EV frontier
Freight & Logistics
Strengthening Texas’s supply chains