Announcing Our 2018 Sponsors


,The IATR is proud to announce our current sponsors for the 31st Annual Conference! 
Check out our sponsors below, and click the menu on the right-hand side if you're interested in sponsoring our event this year.
Please note: Associate or industry members will not be able to register for the conference unless they sponsor at a silver level or higher, or sponsor any a la carte item with one full non-discounted registration and associate membership for 2018. 
First time attendees to the conference can attend without sponsoring upon approval by IATR.
If you are interested in sponsoring this year, please write to for more information.

Platinum Sponsors

ezMetr by Infinite Peripherals is a next-generation, all-in-one digital meter solution designed to connect cities, drivers and passengers. Improving transit for all with mobile-first technology to modernize the industry.


Ford Motor Company is a global automotive and mobility company based in Dearborn, Michigan. With about 202,000 employees and 67 plants worldwide, the company's core business includes designing, manufacturing, marketing and servicing a full line of Ford cars, trucks and SUVs, as well as Lincoln luxury vehicles. To expand its business model, Ford is aggressively pursuing emerging opportunities with investments in electrification, autonomy and mobility.


Gold Level Sponsor
Smarter Taxi Regulation is not achieved using one discrete monolithic application, but rather a Digital Eco-system of connected applications & stakeholders.
Our Digital Platform for Global Taxi Regulators achieves a true connected eco-system which reflects the complexity of inter-agency regulation. With 15 years experience in building delivering & supporting Government Regulation platforms, we build & deliver our platform which mirrors your need to deliver regulation to your partners and stakeholders with innovation, efficiency and speed.
Using Microsoft’s Modern Workplace & Dynamics 365 technology stacks matched with our domain expertise in Taxi Regulation across the globe means we deliver the digital solutions you need to become a best in class regulator. Our real understanding of Taxi Regulation coupled with our technology Innovation guarantees your eco-system will continue to evolve and keep pace with your changing needs.
Contact Susanne on or at +353 45 855675 to arrange a demo and case study presentation online with your team. 


SmartNAV is a transportation software solution designed to streamline the complex logistics associated with trip requests, levels of service, vehicle & customer tracking, invoicing, and compliance.  SmartNAV integrates transportation across multiple dispatch systems on to a single platform, provides trip management of both pre-scheduled & on-demand trip requests, sends trip notifications to customers, and ensures compliance using historical GPS data.  Ideally suited for transit agencies, municipalities, and healthcare systems, looking for a MaaS solution.


inDriver is an international ride-hailing service headquartered in New York.  inDriver users make about 9 million trips monthly and its user database exceeds 12M users in more than 140 cities in 9 countries around the world.  The company's Real Time Deals model allows users to get the best deals on rides.

In April 2018, inDriver started international expansion by entering the markets of Central and South America. The company is planning to launch the service in 300 cities in 30 countries by the end of 2019.
Since April 2018, 1M rides were completed on inDriver's platform in 6 Latin American countries.

Monster Products

Silver Level Sponsor

The New York City Black Car Fund is a non-profit organization created by New York State to protect New York's for-hire drivers and their passengers - so that every ride is a safe ride. The New York Black Car Operators' Injury Compensation Fund was created by statute (Chapter 49 of the laws of 1999) to provide Workers' Compensation coverage and other benefits to Black Car operators in the state of New York. In later years, our company adopted a shorter title, and while we still have the same official title, we are widely known, simply as The Black Car Fund. Today, The Fund has approximately 300 member bases and collectively there are more than 70,000 affiliated drivers covered by Workers' Compensation.



MobilityWorks Taxi has been a trusted builder and supplier of wheelchair accessible taxicabs into New York City, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Houston, and many other major (and not so major) markets throughout the US. With nearly 3,000 wheelchair accessible taxis on the road, the company works directly with cab companies, city transportation regulators and taxi commissions to continue to refine designs for passenger safety and ease-of-use by the drivers and operators.


Savaria Corporation is Canada's largest manufacturer of accessible vehicles and a North American leader in accessibility products. The company designs and builds FMVSS-compliant lowered floor wheelchair accessible rear and side entry vans for both personal and commercial taxi and paratransit needs. 



Transportation Sponsor



Big Bus Tours is the largest operator of open-top sightseeing tours in the world, providing sightseeing tours in 19 cities across three continents. Big Bus Tours’ sightseeing formula has been designed to provide a flexible approach to city discovery. Each open-top bus tour provides a hop-on, hop-off facility at a variety of interesting locations and, wherever possible, Big Bus Tours looks to enhance the visitor sightseeing experience by providing complementary experiences.


Conference Lanyards and Badges Sponsor


Formerly known as Verifone Taxi Systems, Curb is creating a comprehensive mobility platform for operators to efficiently manage their vehicles and drivers, for regulators to be informed and establish guidelines, for service providers to deliver sustainable, future-proof solutions, and for riders to have an effortless transit experience. Curb provides its US partners with opportunities to efficiently connect with audiences to meet their business goals as well as provide riders and the public with relevant local content and advertising to help them stay connected while on the go.


Coffee Break Sponsor

iCabbi provides taxi and private-hire companies with the platform they need to compete with TNCs. iCabbi's state-of-the-art cloud-based dispatch solution delivers greater efficiency and cost-savings, and facilitates customer growth. The system features improved passenger & driver experience through its white label apps; integrated booking engine; and enhanced business reporting.