International Transport Forum

2012 Annual Summit / Seamless Transport:Making Connections



John Verity

Chief Advisor
ITSO Limited, UK

John Verity is Chief Advisor to ITSO Limited, the UK transport smartcard organisation, and previously Operations Manager for Rail Settlement Plan, the UK National Rail’s ticketing and settlement organisation. A graduate of Imperial College, London, John holds a number of Fellowships for his environmental and energy work. He is an Associate of the UK Royal College of Science. John sits on the ISO/CEN Standardisation committees overseeing smartcards in transport and supports both the UITP and the European Commission as an expert on Smart Ticketing. He was co-ordinator of the European funded project to develop a roadmap towards Europe-wide interoperability for Smart Ticketing.