Calypso Open Session 2017

Results of the Awards 2017

The Calypso Awards ceremony takes place every year during the Open Session where all the Calypso and ticketing players gather. It is a unique opportunity to encourage R&D projects, and also to reward those who work hard to create new ticketing solutions and products to improve travellers’ experience. This year again, the selected projects reveal the diversity of ticketing solutions imagined by providers and operators, in order to better address their customers’ new mobility needs : Mobility as a Service, Mobile Ticketing, Wearables for transportation, cross-border interoperability on a single media.

Come and discover the pictures of the evening.

To learn more about the Awards: Download the booklet.


The winner : Ravkavonline by


Ravkavonline allows public transportation passengers to top up their smart card and profit from a full set of services, using a mobile app, a website or in one ~3000 ATM machines across Israel. 

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The Nominees : 

Hoplink first implementation by

Thanks to the innovating solution Hoplink, Parkeon is the first industrial to simplify the life of public transport users and allow them to through various countries and several mobility contexts with one unique media.


Smartwatch Calypso HCE solution by

Poste Mobile implemented a solution to use Android Wear Smartwatch with Calypso HCE architecture, which can show how to validate a ticket with a Smartwatch.


The creativity of CNA members to propose new services and innovations also demonstrates that the Calypso standard has the ability to adapt and be in line with new mobility and ticketing challenges.

To discover all the projects in details : download the booklet.


CNA held The "Calypso Technical Workshop"on the occasion of the 2017 Open Session.

With almost 40 participants and half day of fruitful exchanges, this Calypso Technical workshop has been a true success.
It was the opportunity for CNA to present the progress of its running working groups and above all, to allow Calypso and non-Calypso players to discover and ask questions about various topics in small committees. 
This year, topics included Calypso Account Based Ticketing, the Open Source SDK Keyple, interoperability solution with Hoplink, products certification process on Calypso, CLAP, CEN TS 16794, Mobile solutions with the Calypso applet and HCE.
CNA would like to take the opportunity to thanks all the experts and participants who enriched the debate and share their experiences.
Take in mind that every CNA member can participate freely to those working groups which take place all year long. If you need further information don’t hesitate to contact our Technical coordinator.