Talking CAVs and roundabouts with PhD researcher Mariló Martín-Gasulla

Mariló Martin-Gasulla is a PhD researcher at the University of Florida

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes

Passionate about mobility, committed to advancing women in transportation and dedicated to topics related to roundabouts, Mariló Martín-Gasulla is a PhD candidate at the University of Florida. When she is not working on her PhD dissertation, Mariló is busy as a member of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Standing Committee on Roundabouts, takes up the role of vice chair of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) Standing Committee on Roundabouts and is the president of the Women in Transportation Seminar UF Chapter, a student organisation to strengthen the presence of women in the field.… Read more

A driver’s licence for algorithms

PhD researcher Nassim Motamedidehkordi (left) talking to a PTV employee

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes

Everybody is talking about connected automated vehicles. But what do they have to do with machine learning and microsimulation? We talked to Nassim Motamedidehkordi, a PhD researcher at the Technical University in Munich, Germany, about investigating driver behaviour, the reason why she studied intelligent transportation systems and that a driver’s licence is not only something for humans.… Read more

PTV Vissim: Paving the road to self-driving technology

Tongji University in Shanghai, China

Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes

Thanks to the technology behind PTV Vissim, the microscopic simulation software is capable of simulating autonomous vehicles depicting their own motion characteristics and their interaction with other connected or non-connected vehicles. We speak to Prof. Dr.… Read more

PTV Group at Autonomous Vehicle Technology World Expo 2018

Visit us at Autonomous Vehicle Technology World Expo 2018, hall C2, booth AV8008.

For the second time in a row, PTV Group exhibits at the Autonomous Vehicle Technology World Expo. This year we will show visitors our offer in terms of transport.

For obvious safety reason the effects of new mobility trends and technologies such as autonomous vehicles can only be tested to a limited extent in the real world.… Read more

Explore the future of mobility with us at ITS Europe in Strasbourg

See how PTV Group can completely change what’s possible. We are excited to show you at ITS Europe 2017 (19-22 June, 2017) all the things that can be done when you move beyond the borders of mobility.

What can you expect at the PTV booth?
Equip yourself with mobility tools, and then prepare to step into the future where we show you what it can look like.… Read more

Recap – 2017 UITP Global Public Transport Summit in Montreal

City of Montreal

In conjunction with this year’s theme ‘Lead the TRANSITion’, PTV Group is leading and paving the way towards better and smarter cities by rethinking the public transport service. Successful implementation of MaaS concept will increase and bring about social benefits such as urban decongestion due to fewer personal vehicles as well as providing faster, more convenient alternative for urban commuting using public transportation.Read more

It’s complection – not competition: MaaS & public transport services as perfect fit for urban mobility

PTV Group is presenting its MaaS solutions for cities and public transport operators at UITP Summit. (Picture: istock, Uygar Ozel)

Conventionally-powered vehicles still dominate our roads. However, autonomous modes of transport, which can also be shared by passengers, are on the rise. But what does this mean for our cities and how can new mobility services complement public transport services?Read more