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Assa Abloy ITG presents Public Transport product portfolio at UITP Mobility & City Transport Conference in Helsinki

Highlights: New ACG reader generation and contactless cards and tickets for converging markets

(PresseBox) (Walluf, ) Assa Abloy ITG (ITG), a leading provider of ID management and RFID solutions, will showcase its portfolio for the Public Transport segment at the UITP Mobility & City Transport Exhibition in Helsinki. Besides exhibiting their new ITSO compliant RFID reader the company will also demonstrate its expertise in developing easy to integrate products for the converging markets of Public Transport and Financial Transactions. The leading industry event takes place at the Helsinki Fair Centre from May 21st to May 24th where Assa Abloy ITG can be found at booth #3D350.

This year's exhibition marks the first appearance of Assa Abloy ITG at the trade show. The company, a merger of ACG, Omnikey, Sokymat, VisionCard and Novacard do Brasil has long standing experience and a proven track record in the Public Transport sector , especially through the expertise of ACG and Novacard do Brasil.

"Assa Abloy ITG can offer more than leading RFID readers, cards and tickets." says René van Ryt, Business Segment Manager Public Transport at ITG. "As a benefit of the merger we work with a unique interdisciplinary approach which enables us to develop state of the art products for converging markets. I am excited that we can demonstrate our portfolio at the industry's leading event. Especially as public transport in Helsinki is already using smart cards made by Assa Abloy ITG".

Assa Abloy ITG will be showing their ITSO compliant RFID reader. The reader module has already been successfully designed into an ITSO scheme in the UK and is the basis for other schemes such as VDV KA in Germany and Translink in the Netherlands.

About UITP

The UITP (International Association of Public Transport) is the worldwide network of public transport professionals. It represents over 2900 mobility actors from more than 90 countries on all continents. The UITP Mobility & City Transport Exhibition is a bi-annual event for the international public transport and collective mobility market. Held in conjunction with the UITP World Congress, the exhibition attracts over 8,000 professional trade visitors representing decision makers from all areas.

ASSA ABLOY Identification Technologies GmbH

About Assa Abloy Identification Technologies (ITG) Assa Abloy Identification Technologies (ITG) is a leader within the ID management and Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) markets. The company develops, manufactures and markets RFID components, products, and services typically deployed within national ID and e-passport programs, corporate access control, supply chain management, animal tagging, financial transactions, transport and various industrial or manufacturing solutions. Assa Abloy ITG is a merger of ACG Identification Technologies, Novacard do Brasil, OMNIKEY, Sokymat and VisionCard.

Assa Abloy ITG has over 900 employees and 25 sales offices in all continents. The company's headquarters are located in Walluf, Germany. ITG is part of the Global Technologies Division of the ASSA ABLOY Group.

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