The Hogia Group, founded in 1980, is one of the largest Swedish software companies with 600 employees in Sweden, Norway, Finland and UK. Hogia Transport Systems is part of the Hogia Group with continuous growth in product offering and global presence, providing solutions to over 600 private and public partners, in 12 countries on 4 continents. With the reservation system BOOKIT, Hogia is a leading provider of standard software to the ferry operators. BOOKIT is developed using Microsoft tools, it is integration friendly and the system can be configured for the operator’s specific needs. Hogia TIMS, the Real Time Passenger Information system, is the tool for providing passengers with the latest information regarding possible (multi-modal) connections, real-time arrivals/departures and service deviation/disruption information. Hogia TOS, Terminal Operating System, provides the operators seamless control over freight management at a port terminal, allowing their B2B customers to keep track of the unaccompanied trailer.
Interferry is a highly respected shipping association representing the ferry industry worldwide with currently more than 260 members from 40 countries. Our members include all types of ferry operations – RoPax, RoRo, Cruise Ferries, Fast Ferries, Passenger-only Ferries, big and small ferries. Members also include suppliers such as shipbuilders and designers, equipment manufacturers and suppliers, naval architects and marine engineers, ship brokers and consultants, classification societies, publishers and specialists in IT, finance, insurance, crewing and training. Interferry’s primary purposes are to represent the industry on regulatory and policy matters speak on behalf of the worldwide ferry industry and to facilitate networking and communications among our members.
Pharos is a well established technology provider of online ferry distribution / reservations services and solutions. Clients include ferry operators, Online Travel Agents, Tour Operators, Travel Technology providers, Clubs and Membership Organisations. Sales optimisation using online technology and channels between trading partners is their aim.
Ticknovate is an award winning provider of a software ticketing solution, helping businesses sell more to more customers. Ticknovate takes complex ticketing processes and via a simple but intuitive platform, provides powerful functionality enabling businesses to monetise every step of the customer journey, whilst harnessing new revenue opportunities.
Ticknovate was officially launched in 2019 as a Software as a Service ticketing platform that facilitates the creation and distribution of tickets for places of interest, events, and transportation. It has since been extended to support the versatile requirements of the ferry industry. Ticknovate is a turn key but fully customisable Software as a Service solution that comprises of a web-based admin interface where one can manage every aspect of their ticketing requirements including products, scheduling, variable pricing, promotions, cross sells, up-sells, memberships, trade partners etc, a reservation portal, booking widget, POS and scanning apps.
In December 2020 Ticknovate was recognised and awarded ‘Best Technology Product’ at the Travolution Awards.