Microsimulation – what is it good for?

Alastair Evanson, Solution Director for PTV Vissim and our expert for microsimulation

“Are you playing computer games again?” – this is a question microsimulation experts often get asked when modelling traffic. Of course they are not, but is there really such a big difference between microsimulation and a game like Sim City?Read more

PTV Software training course in China

PTV Software training in China

PTV Software training in China

PTV China organized the PTV Software training course which took place from 23-27 March 2015 in Lijiang, a small beautiful city in Yunnan Province.

The training did not only cover VISUM and VISSIM courses, but also VISUM Safety, VISWALK and Vistro courses.… Read more

Working together for greater safety at events

PTV simulation software for greater safety at big events

PTV simulation software for greater safety at big events

IBIT GmbH, Bonn, and the PTV Group, Karlsruhe, are in future looking to collaborate in the areas of research, consultancy, education and training. IBIT has set itself the objective of professionalising and standardising crowd and event safety.… Read more

More safety – more fun

More safety -more fun: DAS FEST in Karlsruhe, photo: © Fabry/Karlsruhe Event GmbH

More safety -more fun: DAS FEST in Karlsruhe,
photo: © Fabry/Karlsruhe Event GmbH

Open air festival will get pulses racing: It is again time to rock the Günther-Klotz open-air stage during DAS FEST in Karlsruhe, one of the largest three-day open air events in Germany, offering a fabulous mix of live music and entertainment (25 – 27 July).… Read more

Arrive safely!

How to improve road safety in the long term?

How to improve road safety in the long term?

We travel a lot and want to arrive safely. But, we can never take safety for granted: There are many risks and hazards that arise from road users as much as from the infrastructure. Future-orientated planning that takes real-time information into account can improve road safety in the long term.Read more

Expo 2015

Expo 2015 "Feeding the Planet, Energy for life"

Expo 2015 “Feeding the Planet, Energy for life”

“Feeding the Planet, Energy for life” is the theme of Expo 2015 in Milan, offering answers to the major future challenges of human nutrition and energy production. This world exhibition introduces a clear paradigm shift by dispensing with prestigious monumental buildings, and by presenting itself rather as a “sustainable AgroFood Park”.Read more