05 December 2023

Citopia MaaS Final Report — Transit IDEA Project T101

We’re excited to release the much-anticipated final report for Citopia MaaS! The Citopia MaaS pilot was awarded a grant by the Transit IDEA Program in 2021 and completed in 2023 under the supervision of an expert advisory panel. The Transit IDEA Program is a part of the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP), which is sponsored by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).

In this comprehensive report, you’ll find detailed insights into the project setup, key results, and our path to implementation. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to everyone involved in Citopia MaaS for their invaluable contributions, with special thanks to our expert advisory panel:

Discover Citopia MaaS

Citopia MaaS is a federated Web3 marketplace that provides a secure and easy-to-use mobile app for riders to plan and book multimodal trips from different service providers with itinerary, ticketing, and payments all in one place.

Citopia MaaS leverages state-of-the-art Web3 technologies to significantly enhance data privacy for riders and service providers while eliminating reliance on centralized platforms.

Why Citopia MaaS?

Citopia MaaS:

  • Revolutionizes trip planning by offering a single mobile app for booking various transit services.
  • Removes the need for centralized platforms by directly linking riders with service providers.
  • Offers a customizable travel experience within a diverse mobility ecosystem, prioritizing user privacy at every step.
  • Opens up new avenues for service providers to build revenue models and rewards programs rooted in trusted data.

A Decentralized Ecosystem for Multimodal Trip Planning

In today’s urban mobility landscape, the fragmentation of services across multiple centralized platforms complicates the process of planning, booking, and paying for multimodal trips. Citopia MaaS addresses this challenge head-on by offering a decentralized marketplace that simplifies multimodal travel. Citopia MaaS seamlessly connects users with various service providers, enabling a streamlined, customizable journey without the hassle of managing multiple apps and accounts.

What sets Citopia MaaS apart is its commitment to data privacy and security. Unlike traditional centralized platforms, Citopia MaaS does not collect sensitive user or provider information. Instead, data is securely stored on the user’s or provider’s own server/device, shared only with explicit consent. Backed by robust cybersecurity protocols, including zero trust compliance, Citopia MaaS leverages state-of-the-art Web3 technologies to ensure a secure, efficient, and user-centric experience.

Discover how Citopia MaaS is transforming the future of mobility. Read the full report for an in-depth look at our innovative approach to seamless, secure urban travel.

Get Involved

Citopia MaaS is set to redefine mobility, seamlessly blending convenience with unmatched security. We invite you to embark on this transformative journey towards a more connected and resilient multimodal future. Together, we can build a shared ecosystem for more affordable, accessible, and sustainable intelligent mobility services. It’s an ecosystem with fewer roadblocks and boundless potential, poised to revolutionize the way we move and transact.

About Citopia

Citopia is a member-owned and operated federated network of nodes creating a cross-industry, decentralized, interoperable Web3 marketplace. Citopia is built on MOBI standards alongside other standards from organizations such as ISO, IEEE, and SAE. Citopia is incorporated as an independent organization with its own governance structure. MOBI membership is required to run a node on Citopia.

For additional information about running a node on Citopia, please reach out to Griffin Haskins (griffin@dlt.mobi) or visit www.citopia.global.

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