Webinar Replay

Focus on the People: Real World Strategies for Improved Passenger Experience

Join our Optibus Executive Hub for a special online event: “Focus on the People – Real World Strategies for Improved Passenger Experience – Including the Deutschlandticket Model.” Featuring industry experts from the German Ministry of Digital Affairs and Transport, Los Angeles Metro and Transport for Wales (TfW).

The Deutschlandticket, which gives unlimited access to all local public transportation throughout Germany for 49€ a month, has become a global sensation in mobility circles, representing a genuine transformation and mobility turnaround. We are thrilled to have Prof. Dr. Corinna Salander, the Head of Department Railways at the German Federal Ministry of Digital Affairs and Transport on the panel, who delves into the exemplary impact of the Deutschlandticket, shedding light on its significance and far-reaching effects.

Our second esteemed panelist is Avi Shavit, Senior Director of the Office of Innovation at Los Angeles Metro. She stands as a key architect behind the Mobility Wallet (MW), a collaborative transportation solution that serves South L.A. residents seamlessly.

Completing our expert panel is Lee Robinson, the visionary Development Director for Mid, North, and Rural Wales at Transport for Wales. He is leading a transformative journey for TfW through the “One Network, One Timetable, One Ticket approach”, aimed at enhancing rural connectivity and prioritizing public transportation in the Welsh government’s strategy.

Together, we will explore how these innovative projects foster equity in public transportation and deliver seamless travel experiences. Engage in an interactive Q&A session and leave inspired to drive global transportation transformation through inclusive solutions.

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of the conversation and contribute to shaping the future of transportation


The panel will feature:
  • Prof. Dr. Corinna Salander | Head of Department Railways, German Federal Ministry of Digital Affairs and Transport
  • Avi Shavit, Senior Director, Office of Strategic Innovation, Los Angeles Metro
  • Lee Robinson | Development Director for Mid, North, and Rural Wales, Transport for Wales (TfW)
  • Waiching Wong | Director of Customer Success NA, Optibus
  • Crispin Humm | Regional Managing Director Northern Europe, Optibus

Original webinar date: Wednesday , September 27th