Best Ideas 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solution or proposition for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage.
Combi.Tic: One ticket. No fuss.
Explain your idea in details:
We simplifying people's travel experience in the city. People sometimes do not have an idea where to buy tickets or even which routes to take in order to reach their destinations.In our platform we are offering combined travel tickets through an easy user interface and experience so it can be convenient for all different categories of users. Using their mobile phone in order to access public transport.We will be collaborating with local transport operators to have agreements with them on the virtualization of tickets. so that the generated tickets through our platform can be recognized by them.
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
Benefits of using our platform:Improve of the level of existing services to the travelers, with the possibility to implement fare policy , while optimizing the service offered to the traveler.Giving the possibility to create a user account for mobility and transport and the potential offered in order to personalize services offered to users.Reduce the operational costs by introducing new payment process.Improve the image driven by the new services.Making the transport means more efficient and accessible.taking ticketing from magnetic to contactless and from cash to smart payments.Having an impact not only for transportation but for the mobility services in general.Our target market consists of smart travelers and tourists.We are solving huge problems for both sides of the marketplace.On companies side: companies are giving bad travel experience: from purchasing to informations and timing.On the travelers side: users are always expected to purchase multiple tickets, making it very difficult for them to purchase these tickets and reach their destinations easily.
Plans for implementation and sustainability
According to the markets and markets the business opportunity the Smart Ticketing Market is projected to reach USD 20.4 billion by 2023 from USD 10.1 billion in 2018.Major drivers for the market growth are huge demand for smart ticketing from travel and tourism industry, advanced technologies in the smart ticketing systems, affordable access to rapid transit with the help of smart transit systems, and upsurge in the intelligent transportation market.Our business model is a commission based model. So we make money when our partners companies and operators make money. For example we are forecasting to make half a million euro in accumulated revenue a year in the city of Naples, Italy.
My name is Zakaria MAROUF, I am 23 years old, I have a bachelor degree in computer science, I am a person who is positive about every aspect of life. I am currently a software engineer at Almaviva (Italy), Taking part in software developing solutions department, I've always been deeply interested in computing. My curriculum comprised of courses like Database Systems, Analysis of Algorithms, Web Technologies, Software Engineering, Networking. All of theses have assisted me to gain profound knowledge in the field of Computer Science. Adapting to various work cultures, identifying and resolving bottlenecks and prioritizing have been striking features of my working style. I am confident that my background, knowledge and experience in the Information Technology area coupled with my strong technical skills in software developing will prove an asset. Seeking to grow, learn from the others and acquire new skills and knowledge, I am passionate about solving real world problems, I am super interested in startups and ideas, I always wanted to launch my own startup company, I speak four languages. I won with Combi.Tic the best easy travel experience award from the international Airport of Naples, Italy.