BEST News Update # 4 - 2014

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BEST workshop # 4 - 2014: Ticket and payment solutions & fare evasion, Helsinki, November 13

The last BEST workshop of 2014 will take place in Helsinki on the 13th of November. It will be related to ticket and payment solutions & fare evasion. 

There are a several different methods how to purchase a mobile ticket (apps, SMS-techniques, NFC etc). Mobile solutions provide us a huge variety of possibilities but there are also opportunities for misjudgement. In this workshop we will discuss current ticket and payment solutions, and fare evasion issues, paying extra attention to the possibilities and challenges related to mobile solutions. In the workshop the participants will share their experience with ticket and payment solutions, and strategies to reduce fare evasion.

The target group for the workshop is public transport professionals working with ticket and payment solution, and fare evasion, and how the customer perceives it.

The deadline for registering has been extended to the 31st of October, but please register as soon as possible by sending an e-mail to Jaakko Heinil√§ (e-mail: or BEST Project manager Kjetil Vrenne (e-mail: 

Preliminary program - Ticket and payment solutions & fare evasion,
BEST annual seminar held in Bergen, Norway

The BEST annual seminar was held in in Bergen the 18th and 19th of September 2014. All presentations held is now available for download. Click at the link below (you need to login).

BEST annual seminar 2014 - presentations
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Contact us
Jens Plambeck
BEST Chairman
Director of Strategic Development, SLL/TF

Pernilla Helander
BEST Vice chairperson
Deputy Director of Strategic
Development, SLL/TF
Tel: +46 8 686 1493

Kjetil Vrenne
BEST Project Manager
Tel: +47 922 53 471
Planning Committee Members

HSL: Antti Vuorela
Movia: Jesper Wibrand
Ruter: Marit Elin Leite
SLL/Trafikförvaltningen: Pernilla Helander

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