Patent Number: 7,823,193

Title: Method and system for ordering, loading and using admission tickets

Abstract: Method and system for ordering, loading and using admission tickets for access to access-controlled service devices, in which admission tickets are ordered from a reservation center through transmission of order data via an order channel, the order data comprising the call number of a mobile communications terminal to which the ordered admission tickets are transmitted via a mobile network and are stored there in a memory module. The data exchange between this memory module and a reading device of a said service device takes place over a contactless interface. Decisions about the access authorization of the user of the said communications terminal are made, for example in the reading device or in the communications terminal, taking into account the ticket information contained in the said admission ticket, for example limited to a digitally signed ticket number or with indications about the respective service device, and, in accordance with the decision, access to the service device is given or denied to the user through an access device connected to the said reading device.

Inventors: Ritter; Rudolf (Zollikofen, CH), Lauper; Eric (Bern, CH)

Assignee: ICEPAT Ltd.

International Classification: G06K 9/00 (20060101); G06K 19/00 (20060101); H04L 9/00 (20060101); H04K 1/00 (20060101); G06F 7/58 (20060101); G06F 7/04 (20060101); H04L 9/32 (20060101); G06F 17/30 (20060101); G06F 15/16 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00