CNA (Calypso Networks Association) represents the leader of the consortium and is experienced in maintaining the CALYPSO specifications, currently in v3, and in organizing the appropriate projects and work groups allowing the appropriate evolutions. CNA will guarantee the use of CALYPSO specifications in the results of EUROPTIMA.
OTLIS (Operadores de Transportes da Regio de Lisboa, ACE) is experienced in the implementation of multi-operator, multi-application environment for ticketing and mobility services for the Lisbon region. In EUROPTIMA, OTLIS will play a key role in the identification of new functionalities to be included in a High-Level Back Office system and will contribute to the technical and demonstration streams.
is experienced in urban transit systems to governments since 1975. In EUROPTIMA, it will have a major contribution to the technical, demonstration and exploitation streams.
The Objectives of MERCUR, 100% subsidiary of the group, are to survey the evolution of transport activities, to perform incubation of innovative functions through field experiments, and to disseminate its best practices. The Research areas are Intelligent Transport System, Road and Public transport systems, Passenger Information systems, Ticketing and Infrastructure management.
As a third party to MERCUR, STAO72 operates the EUROPTIMA pilot in Le Mans.
CARD4B/YOUMOVE, two sister companies are experienced in interoperable ticketing, operations management and passenger information solutions and services. Based on their experience, in EUROPTIMA they will play a major role within the technical stream.
MTA (Mobility, Ticketing&Applications) has experience in contactless smartcard projects business and project management since the early 90's. In EUROPTIMA it will take the leadership of the exploitation stream, will contribute to the business orientations of EUROPTIMA and will provide assistance to CNA in the project management tasks.