Put Your Smart Mobility and Parking Technology to the Test

The Detroit Smart Parking Lab (DSPL) works with companies of all sizes to advance smart mobility and parking operations. Are you interested in testing your technology in an open environment visible to a large audience?

If you’re a mobility startup, automotive supplier, or infrastructure technology provider, here’s how to get started.

How the process works


Review lab specifications, technology, and support services


Contact us to schedule an informational meeting


Fill out our general intake form for your project to be considered by lab sponsors


If approved, complete applicable agreements and start engaging with the lab

Learn about our new Autonomous Movement Initiative

Unlock Funding Opportunities

After completing the intake form, you may be eligible to apply for the Michigan Mobility Funding Platform Grant, which provides grants to mobility and electrification companies looking to deploy their technology solutions in Michigan. Dedicated innovation grants are available to support projects utilizing the DSPL.

See and Be Seen

The lab is a bustling place ripe for networking and collaboration. DSPL project partners can leverage the lab’s organic reach through third-party or user-specific events.