Ticketing & Payments In-Depth Focus 2019
In this supplement, find out how account-based ticketing is being rolled out in Queensland and Singapore, as well as how Catalonian rail operator FGC has adopted AI-based technology to protect against fare evaders.
Included in this In-Depth Focus:
- SimplyGo signals change for ticketing in Singapore
There is no doubting the significance of smart ticketing technology for cities worldwide as transport providers strive to create a seamless passenger experience. Intelligent Transport spoke to Yeo Teck Guan, Senior Group Director (Public Transport) at Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA), to discuss the country’s account-based ticketing system, SimplyGo.
- Fare’s fair: using AI to combat fare evasion
At stations all over the world, fare evaders are often difficult to catch and just as difficult to stop. In Catalonia, however, the implementation of AI-based technology has led to the near-eradication of tailgating at fare gates – Oriol Juncadella i Fortuny, Director of FGC Operadora, the operations division of Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC), tells us more.
- How Queensland is earning its place among the smart ticketing elite
Intelligent Transport sat down with Queensland Transport and Main Roads Minister, Mark Bailey, to learn how the Australian state will touch the future of travel through one of the most advanced ticketing systems in the world, joining the likes of Singapore, New York, London and Chicago on the global stage.