Understanding the Usefulness and Acceptance of Adaptivity in Smart Public Transport

  • Christine KellerEmail author
  • Susann Struwe
  • Waldemar Titov
  • Thomas Schlegel
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11596)


Adaptive passenger information for enhanced mobility experience may be the next step towards a smart public transport. In our research project, we explored adaptive passenger information and investigated options to increase the intelligibility of adaptive features. We set up an online questionnaire to study the acceptance of adaptivity in public transport information systems. In this paper, we describe our approach to adaptivity in public transport, the design of the questionnaire and we discuss results of our study.


Smart public transport Passenger information Adaptive systems 



This work was conducted within the scope of the research project “SmartMMI - model- and context-based mobility information on smart public displays and mobile devices in public transport” and was funded by the German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure as part of the mFund initiative (Funding ID: 19F2042A). We would like to thank Nadine Vollers for her excellent contribution to the project.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christine Keller
    • 1
    Email author
  • Susann Struwe
    • 2
  • Waldemar Titov
    • 1
  • Thomas Schlegel
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Ubiquitous Mobility SystemsKarlsruhe University of Applied SciencesKarlsruheGermany
  2. 2.TTI GmbH - IBIZKarlsruheGermany

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