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About Tomasz Piernicki

Tomasz Piernicki joined the PTV Group in 2011. After graduation in Chinese studies and economics in China, he first worked for a PR and advertising agency with the focus on political communications, then for a software house for marketing process optimization. As Marketing Executive at the PTV Group, he is responsible for global, cross-channel product communication of the product line PTV Vision Traffic.

New use of old technology: How high can you go with cable cars as urban mass transit system?

Mi Teleferico is an aerial cable car urban transit system in the city of La Paz, Bolivia.

Cable car technology existed more than a hundred years ago, and first saw the light of day in cities such as London, San Francisco and Naples in the form of funiculars.Read more

Millennials and mobility: Students of Newcastle University share their perspectives on the mobility of tomorrow

Bringing the worlds of academia and transportation planning experts together, since 2010, PTV Group has invited MSc students from Newcastle University for a week-long visit. As part of our PTV Academics program, we provided our young students from the UK the space to jointly exchange ideas on transportation and tackle the complexity and opportunities of a new era of mobility solutions such as Mobility as a Service (MaaS), real-time traffic management and road safety. Read more

Webinar: Why Simulate Connected & Autonomous Vehicles On Our Transport Systems?

Advancements in technology and increases demand over the past few years has seen Connected Autonomous Vehicles (CAV’s) take centre stage in discussions about the look of future vehicle fleets. Many of the top automotive manufacturers and technology companies have advanced prototypes operating on our roads and are working towards the day when cars do everything and you’re just along for the ride.Read more

Test your driving skills @Intertraffic Amsterdam 2016

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Drive into the future at Intertraffic Amsterdam and checkout the driving simulator on the PTV stand.

In the era of digital revolution even mobility became digitized. Whilst the introduction of the first advanced driver assistance systems laid the cornerstone for self-governing cars in mid-1990s, today, 20 years later, fully automated vehicles are not a pure vision anymore.… Read more

ITS in public transport – More popular than ever

Welcome to our new blog post series "ITS in Public Transport!

Welcome to our new blog post series “ITS in Public Transport”!

The outlook for intelligent transportation systems (ITS) in public transport is promising: according to a recent study by analysts at Berg Insight in 2014, the European market value of systems used in PT stood at €1.03 billion.Read more

Modelling public transport in the era of intelligent transport systems

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Recently released: “Modelling Public Transport Passenger Flows in the Era of Intelligent Transport Systems” by Guido Gentile and Klaus Nökel

New technologies are constantly appearing on the market for intelligent transport systems. However, until now it was unclear how these could best be implemented for public transport, and in particular for planning.Read more

Shift from visionary to doer with free webinars by PTV Vision Traffic!

#VisiOnAirWithout the help of suitable tools and solid know-how, visions can remain nothing more than bold ideas. Make technology part of your implementation strategy so you can use it to fulfil your plans. You can learn how to turn your visionary concepts in the area of traffic planning into action step by step by attending our free webinars.Read more