About Agathe Sans

Following a graduation in Business Administration with a major in Marketing, Agathe Sans has gained first marketing experience at a leading manufacturing company. She has joined PTV Group in 2003 and in her current position as Marketing Executive, Agathe is responsible for global, cross-channel product communication of the product line PTV Vision Traffic Software.

Experience first-hand virtual test driving at the IPG Automotive 2017 Open House

PTV Group at the “Open House” of IPG Automotive.

Open House 2017, the industry leading event for virtual test driving organised by IPG Automotive returns to Karlsruhe this March. The event serves as a platform for experts including, automotive OEMs, suppliers, academics and researchers to network, exchange knowledge, share best practice and learn about ongoing innovations in the sector.Read more

A profit for everyone: PTV Traffic Beta Test concluded successfully

“So far Visum version 16 shows excellent results with shorter running time e.g. for assignments.” A. James Khan, CH2M Hill

When we are developing our products, the three things that are most important to us are: innovative processes that help you to deal with issues now and in the future, continuous improvement of the tools needed for clear and efficient workflows, and ensuring a high standard of quality.… Read more

PTV Traffic User Group Meeting World Tour 2016


We are bringing transportation experts to a city near you August to December, 2016. Join us at one of 20+ User Group Meetings worldwide.

The world is about to make the next big step in technology, as autonomous driving and shared mobility are soon to become the norm.Read more

Successful Newcastle University visit to Karlsruhe

In May 2015, 34 Newcastle University (UK) students and several members of staff spent a week in Karlsruhe to get a practical insight into the subjects of traffic and transport planning.


PTV worked with two university staff members, Neil Thorpe and Roger Bird, to organise an academic excursion.… Read more

#VisiOnAir: Modelling alighting and boarding passengers with PTV Viswalk

Alighting passengers in PTV Viswalk

Alighting and boarding passengers have a big influence on the performance of individual public transport lines and the traffic quality at passenger transfer nodes. These processes can be realistically depicted in PTV Viswalk. As opposed to other modelling situations, the properties of the individual objects play an important role in the connection between pedestrian movements and public transport.… Read more

#VisiOnAir: Modelling PuT supply efficiently

Creating multimodal networks is now even more efficient with the new functionality of
PTV Visum 14.
 The importer “PuT supply from Visum” enables transport planners to transfer complete or partial PuT supply data from one version file to another. In addition to a complete transfer of PuT supply data to a version without any PuT infrastructure, the importer replaces or complements existing PuT supply elements.… Read more

Traffic safety in Asia – #VisiOnAir Webinars

Road traffic in ThailandThailand – a popular holiday destination for visitors all over the world. Politically speaking, the country is largely seen as safe. Road transport, however, is among the most dangerous in the world. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), around 24,000 people die in Thailand each year as a result of road accidents, which is equivalent to 38.1 per 100,000 inhabitants.… Read more