SAN DIEGO, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) today announced its Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) business division will participate in the 2018 American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Annual Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee, from September 23 – 26. APTA's Annual Meeting is the flagship event for public transportation professionals, exploring topics such as transformative technology, community building, innovative funding, safety and more.
"Cubic's goal is to advance transportation through Mobility as a Service (MaaS), a comprehensive vision of future mobility where all modes of transportation intertwine to provide the most integrated, convenient and cost-effective travel experience for passengers," said Matt Cole, president, Cubic Transportation Systems. "MaaS starts with public transit so it's important that all transit agencies, large and small, have equal access to the latest technologies and innovations that can help make MaaS a reality. We are proud to be at the forefront of creating such opportunities for agencies of all sizes."
Matt Cole and CTS senior program manager Lynn Brumfield will participate in the following panel sessions:
- From Transit Authority to Mobility Integrator
Monday, September 24, 3:30 p.m. – 5.00 p.m. – Room 205, Level 2, Music City Center – Matthew Cole, president, CTS (panelist).
- The Procurement Super Session
Tuesday, September 25, 9:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. – Room 205, Level 2, Music City Center – Lynn Brumfield, senior program manager, CTS (panelist).
Cubic and partner Delerrok, a leading provider of cloud-hosted electronic ticketing solutions, will demonstrate TouchPass, a low-cost, cloud-based fare collection system for small- to mid-sized transit operators. Delivered by Delerrok and integrated with Cubic's Transit Management as a Service (TMaaS) platform, TouchPass offers comprehensive electronic ticketing, payment, real-time information and mobile experiences at an affordable price.
Cubic will also display the following technologies at booth #232:
- DCU4: a next-generation driver control unit that simplifies transit operations, increases driver efficiency and helps reduce training requirements.
- Validator: an NFC-, barcode- and Bluetooth-ticketing enabled validator with the ability to accept open payments and CAD/AVL location integration.
- Mobile Suite: a portable, fully integrated ecosystem of transportation information and payment capabilities to support back-end systems that enrich the travel experience for both travelers and service providers.
- NextBus Agency Portal: featuring the Transit Management platform (TMaaS), which provides effective and efficient performance-based services and a new and improved Cubic NextBus predictor.
Cubic is a proud sponsor of the American Public Transportation Foundation (APTF) Fundraiser and Scholarship Reception, which provides scholarships and engagement opportunities to the future leaders of the transit industry. Follow Cubic Transportation Systems on Twitter @CubicTS and join the conversation on social media with #APTAAnnual18.
About Cubic Corporation
Cubic is a market-leading, technology provider of integrated solutions that increase situational understanding for transportation, defense, C4ISR and training customers worldwide to decrease urban congestion and improve the militaries' effectiveness and operational readiness. Cubic Global Defense Systems is a leading provider of live, virtual, constructive and game-based training solutions for the U.S. and allied forces. Cubic Transportation Systems is a leading integrator of payment and information technology and services to create intelligent travel solutions for transportation authorities and operators. Cubic Mission Solutions provides networked Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) capabilities for defense, intelligence, security and commercial missions. For more information about Cubic, please visit the company's website at www.cubic.com or on Twitter @CubicCorp.
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