PTV User Group Meeting 2023
Shaping the Future of Transportation and Mobility in the region
6 - 7 December 2023 | Hotel International, Zagreb

Discover the latest trends, insights, and innovations in the world of transportation and mobility at PTV User Group Meeting Zagreb 2023. This event brings together industry leaders, experts, and enthusiasts from across the region for two days of networking, knowledge sharing, and collaboration. If you are a traffic planner or engineer, a consultant or if you work in government or academics, don't hesitate to register now.

*Sessions will be held in English (EN) and local languages. All Sessions in English are marked with "EN".

Topics we cover

  • New Releases of PTV Products: Stay up-to-date with the latest PTV solutions.
  • Integrated Mobility Solutions for Smart Cities: Explore innovations for urban mobility.
  • Adaptive Traffic Management: Learn about cutting-edge traffic control.
  • Mobility as a Service (MaaS): Discover the future of mobility integration.
  • Public-Private Partnerships in Transportation: Understand collaborative approaches.
  • Public Transport Optimization: Enhance public transportation efficiency and accessibility with innovative strategies.
  • Case Studies and Success Stories: Gain insights from real-world examples and success stories in transportation and mobility.

Why you should attend

  • Showcase Expertise: Present your knowledge and experiences.
  • Expand Your Network: Connect with professionals in the field.
  • Shape the Industry: Contribute to the future of transportation.
  • Gain Practical Insights: Obtain valuable, real-world knowledge.
  • Meet industry leaders from:

We have 30 limited spots.

Register to secure your ticket!

Discover the event agenda:

The program is subject to change

December 6 2023

09:00 - 10:00
Conference Registration
Welcome Coffee

10:00 - 10:15
Opening Session - Welcome Speech
Prof Marko Šoštarić, dean of the Faculty of Transport Sciences, University of Zagreb

Thomas Epp, Managing Director, PTV Austria

Zoran Rubinjoni, Senior Partner CEP

10:15 - 11:30
PTV Visum, PTV Vissim & PTV Viswalk 2024:  new features, improvements updates

10:15 – 10:55 - PTV Visum 2024 (EN)

10:55 – 11:10 - PTV Vissim 2024 (EN)

11:10 – 11:30 - PTV Viswalk 2024 (EN)

Anett Ehlert, Senior Technical Product Manager, PTV Group

Dr. Matthias Pfriem, Senior Product Manager, PTV Group

11:30 - 12:00
Coffee break

12:00 - 13:30
New products! Cloud-based solutions of PTV Software

12:00 – 12:30 - PTV Lines (EN)

12:30 – 13:00 - PTV Visum Publisher 2024 (EN)

13:00 – 13:30 - PTV Flows (EN)

Farnaz Tepper, Principal Product Manager, PTV Group
Adam Lynch, Senior Product Manager, PTV Group

Luca Paone, Principal Product Manager, PTV Group

13:30 - 14:30
Lunch break

Application of PTV Software in Serbia, Montenegro and Bulgaria
14:30 – 14:50
Transport model in the PROMOD project - application of PTV Visum software in modeling public passenger transport (EN)
Dr Predrag Živanović, Assistant Professor,  University of Belgrade - Faculty of Transport and Traffic Engineering

14:50 – 15:15
SUMP Belgrade: application of PTV software
Ognjen Petar Todorović, Head of SUMP Department, City Secretary for Transport Belgrade

15:15 – 15:40
Overiew of Adaptive Traffic managment Systems used in Belgrade in terms of PTV software
Dejan Veličković, Head of Traffic Managment Department City, Secretary for Transport Belgrade

15:40 – 16:00
Implementation of adaptive traffic signal lights management using PTV Epics and Balance software (Belgrade and Kotor)
Boško Leković, General Manager, ElcomBgd

16:00 – 16:30
Use cases for traffic consultancy services with PTV software products in Bulgaria and the region (EN)
Konstantin Yovchev, Founder of Infra City Consult Ltd

16:30 - 17:30
Coffee & Networking & Free Time

Walk City Tour
City centre Zagreb
Sheraton Hotel

December 7 2023

09:00 - 10:00
Conference Registration
Welcome Coffee
PTV Vissim and PTV Visswalk: Serbia and Croatia
10:00 – 10:30
Modelling of Pedestrian Areas using PTV Tools in the City of Zagreb
Assoc. Prof Luka Novacko, Head of Department for Road Transport, University of Zagreb

10:30 – 11:00
Application of VISSIM and VISWALK on projects of sport facilities in Belgrade
Zoran Rubinjoni, Senior partner  & Goran Zimonjić, Traffic Engineer, Center for Urban Development Planning

11:00 – 11:30
Discussion of the morning session
Moderation - Antonina Makarova

11:30 - 12:00
Coffee break

12:00 - 12:35
New horizons for SUMP: PTV Model2Go & PTV Access (EN)
Udo Heidl, Senior Expert Modelling, PTV Group

12:35 - 12:55
High quality map making: past, present and future (EN)
Thorsten Frerk, Senior Partner Account Manager, HERE Technologies

12:55 - 13:15
How TomTom Traffic Services power PTV’s real-time and historical products (EN)
Ing Jeroen Brouwer, Director of Customer & Sales Analytics, TomTom

13:15 - 13:30
The importance of PTV training Courses - why get the certificated PTV training?
Dr. sc. Una Vidović, Director/CEO, Mobilita Evolva

13:30 - 14:30
Lunch break

Application of PTV Visum in Croatia, Slovenia and Saudi Arabia
14:30 – 15:00
Simulating Artificial Intelligence Based Traffic Control
Prof. Edouard Ivanjko, asst. prof. Martin Greguric, Ph.D., Mladen Miletic, Department of Intelligent Transportation Systems, University of Zagreb

15:00 – 15:30
Induced traffic and demand modelling in Visum
Gregor Pretnar, CTO & Miha Blaž, Project Manager, PNZ svetovanje projektiranje d.o.o

15:30 – 16:00
PTV Software in the Port of Kopar planning
Aleksandar Jevđenić, Traffic planner, APPIA

16:00 – 16:30
The modelling in Al Baha region - introducing the public transportation from Zero with PTV Visum
Dr. sc. Una Vidović, Director/CEO, Mobilita Evolva

16:30 – 16:45
Closing UGM

Prices & Registration requirements

Early Bird
(ends Friday, Nov. 10th)
Regular Fee
(Nov. 11 - event)

2-Day UGM & PTV Social Event
170 EUR
200 EUR

2-Day UGM and Gala Dinner ZIRP Conference on 7.12
220 EUR
250 EUR

2-Day UGM & ZIRP Conference & Gala Dinner on 7.12
270 EUR
300 EUR
The price shown is net and does not include the statutory value-added tax of currently 19%. After your registration, you will first receive an automated confirmation of receipt by e-mail. The invoice will be sent to you as a PDF file. We ask you to transfer the above-mentioned amount after receipt of the invoice within 10 days from the invoice date to the account stated on the invoice.

Attendance: We have a limited seating of 30 spots. Hurry up to secure your ticket.
Right of Withdrawal: If the participant withdraws from the seminar, no fees will be charged until 15 days before the start of the seminar. If a cancellation is made between 5 and 14 days before the beginning of the seminar, 20% of the fee is due for payment. Up to 4 days before the beginning of the seminar or no cancellation by the participant, the full price must be paid. Please understand that we cannot refund participation fees in the event of illness or for other operational reasons. Alternatively, a substitute participant can be named.

What is ZIRP 2023? It's the "International Conference - The Science and Development of Transport" taking place in Zagreb, December 7 - 8, 2023.
Visit the website for details: ZIRP 2023

Event venue

Maistra City Vibes Hotel International

Miramarska Cesta 24
10000 Zagreb