Information Management for Public Mobility Services (IFÖM)

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Mo. 27.03.2023
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Interested persons of the TU Ilmenau and external interested persons | Students of Master's programs

First-hand knowledge of innovative public transport solutions - throughout Germany.

Block event IFÖM - March 27-31, 2023
Campus TU Ilmenau, Meitnerbau, Rooms 1.1.101 - 103

  • Covering the basics of project management, legal framework, financing, service planning, traffic control, incident management, train protection, infrastructure, dispatching, operations and traffic management, sales, IT system landscape of a transport company, ITS in public transport, algorithms for timetable information, information needs of the public transport customer, design of passenger information, future topics in public transport & mobility.

  • Application demonstrations by practical partners

  • Excursion to the Erfurt public transport company (EVAG)

  • In-depth exercises and completion by written examination with official certificate (5 LP) in the summer semester

  • Module board

  • Schedule of the lecture.pdf

Participating institutions and companies

Verband Deutscher Verkehrsunternehmen e. V., Cologne
Technische Universität Ilmenau
IVU Traffic Technologies AG Berlin
INIT GmbH Karlsruhe
Mentz GmbH Munich
Verkehrs-Consult Leipzig (VCL) GmbH
Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe
Stadtwerke München GmbH
Stuttgarter Straßenbahnen AG
u.works GmbH Ilmenau
Erfurter Verkehrsbetriebe AG (EVAG)

Who can participate?

  • Interested persons of the TU Ilmenau and external interested persons

  • Students of Master's programs - compulsory module or elective (to be inquired at the responsible examination office)

  • Can also be used as a continuing education course (certificate of participation)

  • Free of charge

Registration for students of the TU Ilmenau (Moodle)
Registration others (external students, external interested, employees of the TU Ilmenau)


Dipl.-Ing. Susanne Jakob +49 3677 69-1518

Jun.-Prof. Dr. Matthias Hirth +49 3677 69-2855

Dipl.-Ing. Berthold Radermacher, VDV +49 221 57979-141

Excursion to the Erfurt Public Transport Company (EVAG)

March 31, 2023 | 10:00-15:30 h

Meeting point EVAG: Am Urbicher Kreuz 20 - administration building 4th floor, room 4.01.

Arrival: From Erfurt main station, continue with streetcar line 3 to the P+R Urbicher Kreuz stop.

Contact person on site: Mr. Dietmar Schmidt

  • Presentation of EVAG

  • Goals of the company

  • Transport policy of the city of Erfurt

  • Presentation of the operations control system with live visualization of the displays in the traffic control center

  • Tour of the vehicle workshops and the depot

  • Explanation of operational processes

Limited number of participants 22