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)
Summer semester 2023: weekly exercises and completion by written exam with official certificate (5 LP)
The schedule of the lecture will be announced.
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
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
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