Sponsors OSPT Workshop in Santiago, Chile

Ospt workshop final, the leading website developer and digital agency is proud to announce that they are cosponsoring the OSPT Alliance workshop to be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Santiago-Vitacura, Chile on August 28th 2018. The other co-sponsor is Infineon Technologies, the well-known chip card and security supplier.

The OSPT Alliance is an international organization dedicated to the establishment of a universal standard for secure and effective transit ticketing systems. The one-day conference will focus on the flexibility and multi-application of CIPURSE in North & Latin America. CIPURSE is an open security standard, established by the OSPT Alliance, which is designed to standardize the technology used in automated fare collection systems via smart cards and sophisticated security measures.

A number of representatives from will be in attendance including, Norb Svanascini, founder of the company, Michael Svanascini, president & OSPT board member, Al Connelly, technical director and Chung Chung Tam, senior vice president & chair of OSPT’s North American sub-working group. will be giving a presentation and demonstration of their fare payment solution that has been implemented by many transit agencies in North America.

Since 2003, has successfully developed and launched various mobile ticketing and fare collection systems for transit organizations, including an account-based, smart card fare payment solution for The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA). The Chicago Card Plus system has processed over a billion dollars in transactions and over 200,000 passenger rides on a daily basis since its inception. has also implemented many other websites and mobile ticketing/fare collection solutions for transit agencies around the country including:

  • MetroLINK Channel Cat Water Taxi -  Mississippi River Service (Illinois & Iowa)
  • Pierce County Ferry – Washington State
  • Cross-Bay Ferry – Florida
  • RiverLink Ferry –Philadelphia, Pennsylvania/Camden, New Jersey
  • Ben Franklin Transit – Washington State
  • Maryland Transit Administration – Maryland
  • San Joaquin RTD – California
  • San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission - California
  • Golden Gate Bridge Highway & Transportation District – California
  • Central Florida RTA (LYNX) – Florida 
  • Solano Transportation Authority – California
  • Tri Delta Transit - California

“The OSPT conference is a great opportunity for industry thought leaders to come together to discuss how versatile the CIPURSE standard is and how it’s being used in so many applications in both North and Latin America” said Michael Svanascini.

To register and attend the Santiago, Chile OSPT conference, please RSVP to Mike Strock, general secretary of the OSPT Alliance, at [email protected]