Ankara Metropolitan Municipality EGO General Directorate received an award at the 1st International Intelligent Transportation Systems Summit for its "Intelligent Pricing System" application.
By following the technology closely, EGO's non-contact credit card usage has been appreciated in international platforms.
TRANSPORTATION ON THE WAY
Turkey Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure and Intelligent Transportation Systems Society (Ausdem is) organized by the 1st International Summit on Intelligent Transport Systems "in the mind of the Road Transportation Awards" have found their owners.
At the summit, which was attended by the Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, Mehmet Cahit Turhan, TRNC Minister of Public Works and Transport Tolga Atakan; Ankara Metropolitan Municipality EGO General Directorate was deemed worthy of the award in the "Municipal Management" category, in which safer, faster, more comfortable, environmentally friendly and life-facilitating practices that directly affect the daily life of citizens are evaluated.
Vedat Üçpınar, Deputy Secretary General, received the award from Selim Dursun, Deputy Minister of Transport and Infrastructure, on behalf of Ankara Metropolitan Municipality, at the award ceremony held at the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure Information Technologies and Communication Authority.
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan stated that a new category of transportation has emerged with the participation of communication in all types and stages of transportation, and said, “This new category, which we call 'smart transportation' briefly, can be summarized as 'IT supported transportation', It has become one of the indispensable ”he said.
In the capital, between January and March, the use of credit cards in public transport reached the 707 bin 950.