Meet our members

The Smart Ticketing Alliance consists of the founding members, the full members and the associate members.

Our founding members are:

Agence de l'Innovation pour les Transports

The AIT (formerly AFIMB/MINT) was established in 2021 by the French Ministry of Transport to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the transport sector. The AIT aims to support and accelerate innovation initiatives and build partnerships with actors in the innovation ecosystem and mobility sector. It’s located at:
Ministère de la Transition écologique et solidaire
Tour Séquoia 92055 La Défense Cedex, France

Calypso Networks Association

Calypso Networks Association (CNA) is a not-for-profit organisation which brings members of the transport, mobility and services community together to exchange ideas, experiences and requirements to advance open systems that support seamless, consumer ticketing needs.

It’s located at:
Rue Royale 76
1000 Bruxelles, Belgium


ITSO is the Guardian of the ITSO Specification, which aims to make travelling on public transport throughout the UK seamless and easier by enabling smart ticketing technology. It is a non-profit sharing membership organisation that consists of public sector authorities, transport operators and equipment and solution suppliers to the smart ticketing industry. It’s located at:

Aurora House Deltic Avenue, Rooksley Milton Keynes MK13 8LW, United Kingdom

Union Internationale des Transports Publics (UITP)

The UITP is the International Association of Public Transport. Established in 1885 it is the only worldwide network to bring together all public transport stakeholders and all sustainable transport modes. UITP has over 1900 members ins more than 100 countries an offices across the globe. It’s located at:
Rue Sainte Marie, 6 - 1080 Bruxelles, Belgium

VDV eTicket Service Gmbh & Co. KG

The VDV eTicket Services publishes the standard for electronic fare management (EFM) in public transport in Germany. It also operates and coordinates the technical systems for EFM and develops new technical solutions for the transport companies and associations. This includes accompanying the participating companies and suppliers and establishing and monitoring organizational rules.

It’s located at: Mediapark 8a - 50670 Köln, Germany

Full member Category 1

regional, national or international public transport organisations

Autoritat Del Transport Metropolita (ATM)

ATM is a public consortium to coordinate the operation of the public transport system in the Barcelona metropolitan area.

Belgian Mobility Card

MoBIB card provides a single medium for the transport tickets of the four Belgian public transport operators.

National Transport Authority of Ireland

The NTA is responsible for developing and implementing high quality, accessible, sustainable transport across Ireland.

Full member Category 2

smaller public transport organisations

Aachener Verkehrsverbund GmbH

The avv is a German transport association comprising 35 cities and municipalities covering an area of 2,276 km².

Associated member Category 1

individual companies, suppliers and organisation supporting STA and with a yearly turnover of more than 1 million €


Almaviva is a provider of mission-critical IT services in Italy and of CRM outsourcing services in Italy and Brazil.

Cubic Transportation Systems, Ltd.

Cubic is an US corporation that operates the business segments public transportation and defense.

eos.uptrade GmbH

eos produces software with a focus on online distribution systems and ticketing solutions for public transport.

highQ Computerlösungen GmbH

Highq is a German company that produces IT solutions for mobility and controlling.

IVU Traffic Technologies

IVU Traffic Technologies produces software solutions for ticketing and passenger information for bus and rail operators.

Kentkart Ege Elektronik Sanayi Ticaret Anonim Şirketi

Kentkart develops information technologies and systems like for public transport operators.

Associated member Category 2

smaller individual companies, suppliers and organisations supporting the STA with a yearly turnover of less than 1 million €

CLUB ITALIA ContactLess Users Board

CLUB ITALIAis a non-profit association that promotes the use of contactless payment and access systems in Italy.


FairsFair is an open standard for GDPR complaint data exchange.


OpenMove is an Italian company that provides software to enable Mobility as a Service.

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