Technical Visits

TV # 1: Istanbul public transport system in partnership with IETT

The technical trip will start from the Edirnekapı terminal where The Metrobus Control Center is located. At the terminal, an overview of the Metrobus system including technical details and the operational roles and responsibilities of the center will be provided. The participants will also be able to take a Metrobus trip through the Bosporus Bridge accompanied by amazing views of the Marmara Sea until the last terminal at the Asian side of Istanbul, Altunizade. The technical trip will conclude with a return trip to Edirnekapı terminal. The trip will take about 60-90 minutes. Participants will be attended by members of the technical staff who would be pleased to answer enquiries in details while offering information throughout the trip.

TV # 2: Traffic Control System in partnership with Istanbul Ulasim and Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality


The first stop of technical trip will be Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Traffic Control Center (TCC) in Merter. At the center, an overview including responsibilities and activities of Traffic Control Center and Intelligent Transportation Systems which are implemented in Istanbul will be provided. The participants will also be able to monitor real time traffic situation all over the city network.

Second stop will be İstanbul Ulaşım A.Ş Headquarters in Esenler. At the company headquarters, there will be a video and oral presentation about the city, public transportatiton systems and İstanbul Ulaşım and its ongoing projects and responsibilities as an urban railway systems operator.