Michael Noblett

President & CEO

Michael Noblett is president and chief executive officer of the American Center for Mobility (ACM), a not for profit, product development enterprise and proving ground for connected and autonomous vehicles. The innovation and testing facility for future mobility is located at Willow Run in Ypsilanti Township, Michigan.

In his role as President and CEO, Mr. Noblett is responsible for the overall strategic and operational vision of the company. Appointed by the Center’s Board of Directors in 2019, he is tasked with leading ACM’s growth strategy, spearheading program innovation and economic development initiatives.

Prior to joining ACM Michael served as a Global Solutions Executive for IBM’s software group. Where he was charged with advancing business development, industry partnerships, and international standards to further the growth of the Smarter Transportation Systems market in support of IBM’s Smarter Cities initiative.

He brings a depth of fiduciary and visionary team building acumen having worked as Executive VP of business development for Connexis LLC; a green-field connected vehicle start-up. He spent nearly 20 years with General Motors Corporation and its subsidiary OnStar, where he also served as program manager for the Automotive Multimedia Interface Collaboration (AMI-C).

Industry association contributions:

Mr. Noblett served for 9 years as Chair of ISO/TC 204, an international standards committee for ITS (200+ experts from 38 countries), FISITA BOD member & Chair of the FISITA/PIARC Joint Task Force, member of the ITS World Congress BOD, and was General Chair for the 15th Annual World Congress on ITS held in New York City 2008, the first large scale, public, demonstration of autonomous vehicles.