4 – 7 June, 2023, Gran Via, Barcelona

Delivering Sustainability, Equity and Passenger Experience:

Join Trapeze and Modaxo at the UITP Global Public Transport Summit, 2023

Trapeze Group and its parent company, Modaxo, will be exhibiting together at the UITP Global Public Transport Summit (Barcelona, 4-7 June). 

Inspired by global challenges facing the industry today, the booth will be designed around three key themes:


Equity and Inclusion

Enhanced and Connected Journeys

In each area of the booth, attendees will be invited to see how a range of technology solutions can have transformative impact for transport providers and their communities. 

As well as Trapeze, the booth will host solutions and technology experts from companies within Modaxo, including AEP Ticketing Solutions, Pcentra, Binary System, Signature Rail, TTG and Systemtechnik. 

Transit Unplugged – Live!

Additionally, the booth will play host to two special Transit Unplugged Live CEO panels, where best-selling author and podcast host Paul Comfort will quiz a stellar group of global public transport leaders regarding the industry today and where we are headed. 

  • 13.30-14.30, Monday 5 June
    • Laura Shoaf – CEO, WMCA
    • Thierry Mallet – Director, Transdev
    • Anjes Tjarks – Minister of Transport and Mobility Transition of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
    • Ruben Leonor – Strategy & Quality Director, RENFE
  • 13.30-14.30, Tuesday 6 June
    • Carla Purcell – CEO, Yarra Trams, Australia
    • Jeremy Yap – Deputy CEO, LTA, Singapore
    • Paul Skoutelas – CEO, APTA, USA
    • Dorval Carter – President, CTA, USA

So don’t delay! Take the opportunity to make an appointment with our experts and secure your free exhibition ticket today. 

We look forward to hearing from you and to seeing you at Stand 6A202, Hall 6. 

Your Trapeze and Modaxo UITP Highlights – from Stand 6A202, Hall 6


Solutions for... Sustainability

Technology can play a pivotal role in transitioning society to a carbon neutral future. Visit this area to find out about a range of solutions, including: 

  • Management and integration of electric vehicles, including real-time vehicle status monitoring, optimised smart charging and charging station management 
  • Using data to optimise fixed route schedules, minimising energy use and emissions
  • Connected Driver Advisory Systems (C-DAS) to minimise energy use in rail
  • Integrating on-demand and fixed route services to maximise public transport ridership
  • Enhanced passenger information and integrated ticketing/payments to maximise public transport ridership 

    Solutions for... Equity and Inclusion

    Mobility is a human right, and technology is fundamental to ensuring all in society can access it. Visit this area to find out about: 

    • Passenger information to enable the blind and visually impaired community to access fixed route services 
    • How multimodal journey planning tools make towns and cities accessible with vital information such as step free access, walking routes, and first mile/last mile integration 
    • How Trapeze technology has managed more than 300 million demand responsive transport journeys in Europe over the last 10 years

      Solutions for... Enhanced and Connected Journeys

      Our vision is for a public transport system that’s as easy and convenient as driving a private car. Some of our solutions fulfilling that dream include: 

      • ITS systems ensure reliability through punctuality, connection protection, real-time passenger information and disruption management
      • Bus franchising: Complete control over multi-agency fleets, ensuring consistent quality of service, uniform systems, passenger information, transfer protection and incident management
      • Ticketing and payments technologies are ensuring that the most sustainable form of transport is also the most convenient
      • Flex your services: An integrated approach enables the transition from fixed routes to on-demand services 

          Trapeze Official Programme Presentations

          We are proud to say that Trapeze has been recognised for its innovation with two presentations within the official summit Programme. Please bookmark them and be sure to come along!

          Spotlight Forum Session: ‘Managing energy in public transport operations: from renewable supplies to intelligent charging management’ (‘How electromobility changes the operation of public transport’)

          • Speaker: Christoph Wehrli, Trapeze Group
          • When: Monday 5 June, 14:00-15:15
          • Where: Spotlight Forum A (Hall 7) area

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          Innovation Guided Tour: Upgrading the passenger experience with innovative technologies

          • Speaker: Thorsten Schmidt, Trapeze Group
          • Solution: INTROS
          • When: Tuesday 6 June, 11:30-12:30
          • Where: Trapeze & Modaxo booth, stand 6A202, hall 6

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          Solution Presentations on the Trapeze and Modaxo Booth

          Our team will host a number of presentations on our booth, covering solutions by a number of Modaxo businesses. We encourage you to come along to learn about how we are transforming mobility.

          Monday 5 June
          Stand 6A202, Hall 6

          • Public Transport Technology and Bus Franchising
            • Speaker: Werner Reutebuch, Trapeze Group
            • When: 11.00-11.15
          •  INTROS: Travel Assistance for Passengers with Special Needs
            • Speaker: Volker Greitzke, Trapeze Group
            • When: 11.30-11.45
          • Regulatory Framework and Operational Processes in the Rail and Public Transport  Sector
            • Speaker: Giacomo Mantovani, Binary System
            • When: 15.45-16.00
          • Demand Response Transport – New Service Offerings Post-Corona
            • Speaker: Christian Erikstrup, Trapeze Group
            • When: Monday 5 June, 16.15-16.30

          Tuesday 6 June
          Stand 6A202, Hall 6

          • Sustainability in Rail: Driver Advisory Systems (DAS) and Connected Driver Advisory Systems (C-DAS)
            • Speaker: Antony Chilton-Murphy, TTG
            • When: 11.00-11.15
          • Hidden Efficiency Gains in Demand Response Transport Value Chains
            • Speaker: Christian Erikstrup, Trapeze Group
            • When: 12:45-13.00
          • Pcentra: Accessible, Passenger-Centric Payments
            • Speaker: Moshe Kahane, Pcentra
            • When: 15.45-16.00
          • Binary System: SaaS, Cloud, and IT Related Security
            • Speaker: Giacomo Mantovani, Binary System
            • When: 16.15-16.30


          Let’s Do Breakfast

          Join Modaxo for a sponsored VIP networking breakfast on Tuesday 6 June.

          Register your interest below. Please note that spaces are limited and allocations will be confirmed via email. Early registration is advised to avoid disappointment.

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          Mike Cartmel

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