On November the 28th was held in Cannes the 6th Calypso Awards Ceremony, with 14 projects in competition. In front of over more 120 participants, the Best 2018 Innovations and Customer Services have been rewarded by Francis Sykes, Master of this ceremony.
BEST INNOVATION AWARD
Dedicated to industrial, service providers, integrators, etc. This award covers hardware, software or services.
Winner: HID Global with Soma Atlas CLAP operating System
Soma Atlas CLAP Operating System from HID Global is the first certified implementation of the CLAP specification based on the Infineon SLE77 platform ISO 14443 type A & B.
Nominee: Famoco with the FX920 Validator
The FX920 is the first validator which includes the open source Eclipse Keyple SDK developed to enable many new Calypso applications in many sectors.
Nominee: SELP with the Elipse Calypso Card
Elipse Calypso by SELP is the second certified CLAP product with the characteristic to be based on a full ISO 14443 type A technology, the NXP E201382 EMBRACE component.
BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD
For promoters and users of Calypso: local authorities, transport operators, associations, etc.
Winner: TPER with the MUVER project
The project allows for the first time a regional ticketing interoperability using mobile phones in Italy entirely based on the Calypso standard.
Winner: Ile de France Mobilités with the Calypso Mobile ticketing for Paris Region
Calypso mobile ticketing is about to be rolled out on the whole public transport network of Ile-de-France (Paris Region). The experimentation started in July 2018 and the planned commercial launch will take place in 2019.
Nominee: OTLIS with the Viva Kiosk
VIVA Kiosk, launched in September 2018, allows users to request and receive, in 1 minute, a Calypso smartcard for use in Lisbon Public Transports.
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