Map your world! - HERE Mapathon

Present and visualize data on a map thanks to the mapathon by HERE!

This challenge is open worldwide!

Map your world to tell an interesting story using data and visualization! 


Where is air pollution the highest? Which regions recycle the most? How do health standards compare in different areas?

Using HERE XYZ, a location data management service from HERE Technologies, you can quickly and easily visualize datasets to tell a story!

Create unique maps with your own geospatial data or by using public datasets. Anyone can take part thanks to the free and easy-to-use XYZ interface. No technical skills required!

Visualize data that is relevant to you and your community and win up to $10,000 US!

Here's an example of submission to enter the challenge:

Who can take part

The Map your world Mapathon is open to anyone!

Whether you’re a newcomer who wants to visualize a topic that matters to you, a data expert creating a map for your project or a developer leveraging a map for your application, this challenge is for you.

Take part from anywhere in the world!

The final event will be held online on December 12th, 2019. The finalist teams will remotely present their maps to a jury of experts!

Choose a topic!




Cities & Society


Economy & Industry

Sports & Activities

Nature & Environment

A topic of your choice

Amazing prizes to be won!

  • 1st
  • 2nd
  • 3rd


Convince the jury that your project is the best and win incredible $10,000 US!


Present the second-best project and win $5,000 US!


Get third and win $2,500 US!

Make it to the final and receive $200 US!
All 10 finalist projects not ranked 1-3 win $200 US!

Convince the Audience and win $1,000 US!
The final will be streamed online for everyone to follow; invite your friends and family to follow the presentations and vote for the best project!