Dipl. Wi. Ing. Udo Heidl is Regional Director for Project Management and Services at PTV Group. Udo completed his studies in industrial engineering at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). In his studies, he focused on computer science, operations research and traffic engineering. As a transport modelling consultant, Udo has a long-term experience (more than 25 years) in setting up transport planning systems for metropolitan and regional areas with the PTV Vision Software. The upcoming changes in urban transportation by sharing based systems and the availability of movement data based on mobile phone and floating car data have already impact on the planning of future transportation.