A great combination: Public transport and autonomous vehicles (3) – options and advantages

On the right track. Interview with Sebastian Pelka, PTV.

The use of autonomous vehicles in public transport allows cities to offer additional services that might make public transport journeys even more efficient. We spoke with our expert Sebastian Pelka, Solution Director MaaS at PTV, about the options and advantages of autonomous vehicles.Read more

A great combination: Public transport and autonomous driving (2) – necessary steps

Autonomous vehicles and public transport – a new multipurpose solution for the future?

More and more autonomous vehicles, flexible mobility services, lower costs – public transport and autonomous driving could become a model example of perfect integration. Today, we talked with Dr.-Ing. Jochen Lohmiller, Manager Microscopic Simulation at PTV, about the necessary steps.Read more

A great combination: Public transport and autonomous vehicles (1)

Autonomous and electric mobility in public transport

Autonomous public transport vehicles have substantial potential: Additional services combined with greater flexibility are the basis for highly attractive and efficient concepts, especially for rural areas. And e-mobility will make the whole approach even more sustainable. This time our interviewee is Petra Strauß, Head of Public Transport Planning and Assessment at PTV Transport Consult.Read more

PTV Data Analytics

How can the mobility of the future be better shaped with data?

Traffic can be more easily and professionally planned, modelled, simulated, optimised, predicted and finally controlled in real time when using the right data. Data is the lifeblood of all our software products for optimising traffic and transport logistics and the fuel for value creation for our customers.Read more

Moving people and goods faster with automotive data from Otonomo

PTV started using Otonomo data as an additional data source to calibrate existing models. Heatmap FCD records of Ital

We need high-quality data to keep the world moving. As a software company, we incorporate large, disparate datasets into models and planning tools that help cities, companies, and people save money, enhance road safety, and minimize the environmental impact of traffic flows.Read more

Heading towards DiverCity

The Corporate Partnership Board of the ITF launched a gender initiative in Paris on 8 March 2019. Photo: Participants of the workshop ‘Recruiting and Retaining a Gender-Diverse Workforce’

Better opportunities for women in the transport and logistics industry! This is the aim of a new initiative launched by the Corporate Partnership Board (CPB) of the International Transport Forum (ITF) on the occasion of the International Women’s Day.Read more

Central & Eastern Europe PTV User Group Meeting Tour 2019

Welcome to the Central & Eastern Europe PTV User Group Meeting Tour 2019

For more than 2 decades now, we gather our customers to showcase news and recently developed features in our software products. It all started in 1990 when we held our first original UGM in Germany.… Read more

Istanbul is shaping its future mobility offering

One of Istanbul’s main goals is to improve the quality of life of its citizens with modern mobility solutions. Foto: Pixabay.

Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 50 seconds. 

Istanbul, the biggest city of Turkey, has to face a lot of challenges. One of its main goals is to improve the quality of life of its citizens.Read more

Middle East: Transition from private to public transport is key

The main office of PTV MENA is situated in Dubai.

Estimated reading time: 7 minutes, 36 seconds

Dubai is known as early adopter of new mobility trends and the place to be for PTV’s local branch office. Andrea Petti, our new Managing Director and Regional Director, has now taken over responsibility for the business in India, the Middle East and Africa.Read more