Urban Mobility Changemaker (UMChange)

A short course for urban mobility professionals on change management

Project Description

  • Academy
  • 1 January 2022
  • 31 December 2022
  • Aalto University Executive Education
  • €202 429

The Urban Mobility Changemaker is a course for urban mobility executives and professionals who will learn about change management, leadership, and innovation, as well as gain insights from current research in the field of urban mobility. 

Through a series of workshops and events over 2.5 days, participants will gain skills to lead and manage change in urban mobility, and enjoy the benefits of belonging to a supportive community of peers. The first day covers theory, the second day involves a study tour looking at City Club challenges as case studies, and the final day includes co-creation workshops related to those challenges.


Improve skills and abilities of leaders in the urban mobility sector to drive, lead and manage change in their respective fields.

Main Objective

Educate urban mobility executives and professionals to understand stakeholder dynamics and pre-conditions for change and change management regarding urban mobility.


Design and delivery of executive and professional education workshops and events, and creation of a supportive community.



Project lead

Mikko Laak
Aalto University Executive Education