Christian Senly, a guru in the areas of city, transportation and micropayment smart-cards systems, with more than 20 years of experience and personal involvement in the building of smart-card programs in Hong Kong, Taipei, Netherlands and others was one of the speakers at the event.
EMONEY GROUP B.V. presented the problems which some international smart-card projects have faced and parties discussed the current needs of the Opencard project in Prague so that it can become a successful, smart program. Despite the popular criticism, Opencard is one of the largest citycard projects in the Central and Eastern Europe. Prague leaders declared an imperative to draw a line behind the past of Opencard and start to build an effective future primarily for the benefit of the users of Opencard and Prague citizens.
EMONEY GROUP – Innovator for smart programs in transport & municipal services
EMONEY GROUP is an international company, focused to design, build and operate innovative digital ecosystems in transportation, municipal services and cashless payments. The team of professionals has extensive experience in building and running such businesses based on smartcards & mobile technologies in transportation, micro-payments, and municipal services.
EMONEY GROUP brings together the best-of-breed models and components in the world of micropayments, ticketing, smartcards and automated fare collection. Using proven methods and technologies to effectively combine global experiences with a thorough understanding of local needs and opportunities. The company works intensively with local industries like equipment manufacturers, load network
operations, retailers, etc.
EMONEY’s core business areas are smart-card and mobile solutions for municipalities, regional governments, transport and retail businesses; covering mainly ticketing, micro-payment, e-ID, and e-Vouchers applications.
EMONEY’s approach is focus to build a value for program owners as well as it’s users, and connecting the needs of all stakeholders, including the scheme owners, transportation companies, load network operators, as well as citizens.
The company has its headquarters in Hoofddorp, Netherlands, with activities around the globe, currently with projects in Latin America, Central & Eastern Europe as well as South East Asia.
EMONEY GROUP experts have played key roles in building the biggest public transport smart card programs, for example the Dutch OV-Chipkaart program, Octopus Card in HongKong, EasyCard in Taipei and other similar programs.
EMONEY GROUP also participates in standardization activities and is member of several organizations active in ticketing and micropayments standardizations, like the OSPT Alliance, Open Ticketing Institute and others.
LEADERS MAGAZINE 02/2014