Come see us at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona


CARTO at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Attend workshops on geospatial data, mobile apps, and data visualization. Free tickets available.

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Come see us at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona

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During the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona (2013), we’ll be holding a series of talks on various topics ranging from the development of location based applications, to data visualization and getting the most out of your geospatial data. If you’re in the city by all means stop by as we’d love to show you what we are up to.

The first three events will be held at Fira Gran Via, Hospitalet de Llogrebat, inside the Mobile World Congress Conference at the CS60 stand.

The cheapest ticket to the Mobile World Congress cost 699 Euro. Yes  it is a lot  but the good news is that we have a number of tickets to giveaway for those of you who would like to attend our sessions. Send us an email stating you need a ticket for Mobile World Congress and we will give you an Exhibition Visitor Pass  so long as we still have them available.

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We'll be giving the following talks:

1. Analyze, visualize and create applications using geospatial data

Feb 26th at 14:30 · 30min

In this workshop we will give an overview of all geospatial capabilities of CartoDB by following a set of use cases like creating a BI dashboard about your customer location, geoprocessing on the web, and many more. If you want to extract all the location value to your data  dont miss this workshop  it will change the way you think about GIS.

2. Developing location based mobile apps using CartoDB

Feb 27th at 16:00 · 1h

In this workshop we will show you how CartoDB can be utilized to develop maps and mobile applications using large datasets and APIs for nearby queries. If you are considering integrating maps or location data in your app the chances are this will be a great resource for your project.

3. Data Visualization on maps using CartoDB

Feb 27th  19:00 – 2hr

Neventum  Calle Cros 7  08014 Barcelona

CartoDB's goal is to make data driven application, mapping, and analysis accessible to everyone. In this talk we will explore how data visualization is shifting  identify new trends and go through a hands on workshop where we will show you how easy it is to tell compelling stories with data in CartoDB.

4. Latest trends on data visualization

Feb 28th at 14:30 · 30min

With the explosion of Big Data, Data visualization is more relevant than ever. From the hands of Vizzuality, one of the best known data visualizations company, in this workshop we will review current trends on the market. From the different tools available to the latest techniques developed. Don't miss the opportunity to learn from the experts on how data visualization can help your organization.

5. Introduction to CartoDB platform and Data Visualization on maps

Feb 28th at 19:00 · 120 min

Celebrating its 3rd year, the Geoinquiets group we will be giving a talk about the CartoDB platform and how to make beautiful data driven maps on the web. If you are interested in learning how to make maps, don’t miss this event on Thursday, February 28th from 7:00 to 9:00pm.