On 25 April, the Urban Mobility Open Payments Forum organised the webinar “Demystifying Contactless Open Loop Payment in Public Transport”.
Speakersincluded several members of the Forum:
- Venceslas Cartier, Senior Manager at Visa
Manfred Troll, Sales Account-Based Ticketing, Scheidt & Bachmann
Eric W. Pitts, Payment Technology & Solutions Executive at Switchio
- Steven Fellingham, Project Manager at American Express
Andrea Soehnchen, Consultant, TRANSFORTIS Comms & Marketing
Bori Csala, Membership Development Manager Global Growth & Membership Unit, UITP
The webinar outlined the advantages and benefits of contactless open loop payment, helped to understand the basic rules, requirements and processes, explained the technical preconditions needed; and provided an opportunity to discuss the challenges of implementing contactless open loop payment.
All presentations from the webinar are available here.