PTV Summer Festival: We’re celebrating 40 years of future

PTV celebrated the 40th aniversary with a big summer party.

Shaping tomorrow since 1979 – this was the motto at the celebration of PTV’s 40-year existence, with a big anniversary festival. Both an atmospheric summer event and a varied programme awaited more than 400 guests and employees: From the podium discussion to the Creative Street Art Zone.Read more

Logical Logistics

London has seen a rapid increase in light good vans.

A huge amount of transport planning time goes into modelling future mobility, while separately logistics companies use planning tools to plan and optimise operations. If the two worked together, there would be significant benefits for all.Read more

The Age of Intelligent Algorithms: AI at PTV

PTV experts discuss about AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the theme of Science Year 2019 as announced by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. No wonder: Intelligent IT systems have an impact on all areas of our lives, offering a multitude of opportunities. This topic is also on PTV’s agenda – intelligent algorithms and innovation have always been part of the company’s DNA.Read more

PTV Group and TNO launch new solution for improving air quality

Lively exchange between PTV Group and TNO.

Almost three years ago, the independent research institute TNO (The Dutch Organisation for Applied Scientific Research) and PTV Group announced to join forces in the fields of mobility and the environment. A lot has happened since then. The TNO platform Urban Strategy has been coupled with the functionalities of the strategic transport planning software PTV Visum, creating an integrated and multi-disciplinary decision-making platform for cities facing complex challenges in terms of congestion and air pollution.Read more

How one woman managed to (finally) put road safety on the agenda in Bolivia

The Bolivian capital La Paz is one of the cities for which road safety activities were developed.

Despite having only about half the world’s motor vehicles, low-middle income countries (LMICs) account for over 90% of the worldwide road traffic deaths. In Bolivia, 23.2 people per 100,000 inhabitants are killed on the road each year (WHO, 2015).Read more

Working at the forefront of the booming Indian automotive industry

f.l.t.r. Waldemar Epple (AEN), Thomas Benz (PTV), Andre Fischbeck (IPG), Kristina Stifter (PTV) in dialogue with Mr Mangesh R. Saraf (ARAI) at PTV headquarters.
f.l.t.r. Waldemar Epple (AEN), Thomas Benz (PTV), Andre Fischbeck (IPG), Kristina Stifter (PTV) in dialogue with Mr Mangesh R. Saraf (ARAI) at PTV headquarters.

The Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) from Pune visited the PTV Group in Karlsruhe to learn from European use cases and technologies – organised by the Automotive Engineering Network (AEN).Read more

PTV worldwide: How PTV software became the industry standard in the Netherlands

Dyon van Gaans is the PTV Regional Director for Northern Europe.

Think globally, act locally – this is the motto under which the PTV Group has been expanding its international presence over the past 40 years. Today there are branch offices on all continents. In the course of our anniversary year, we would like to provide you with fascinating insights into our six sales regions.Read more