10 Location Intelligence Events You Should Attend This Fall

Energized from your summer vacation (which hopefully you’re enjoying right now, sipping a refreshing beverage and enjoying the CARTO blog), fall is a great time to get back into the swing of engaging with like minded individuals at these upcoming Location Intelligence events.

Whether you’re a data scientist, developer, analyst, spatial professional, or a geospatial enthusiast, there’s a Location Intelligence event that’s right for you - register quick to take advantage of any early bird discounts!

State of the Map USA

1. State of the Map: US
September 6 - 8
Minneapolis, MN, USA

Head to the US iteration of State of the Map for talks on the past, present, and future of OpenStreetMap from the community that builds it! Explore the intersection of open mapping and cities, community mapping around the world, routing and transportation, and more.

InterGeo

2. InterGEO
September 17 - 19
Stuttgart, Germany

Last year’s InterGEO boasted more than 19,000 visitors from 640 companies from 41 different countries. If you are you interested in innovative products and services from across the Geospatial sector, this conference will cover a wide range of industry topics.

State of the Map

3. State of the Map
September 21 - 23
Heidelberg, Germany

The annual event for all mappers and OpenStreetMap users. Enjoy three days in the heart of Europe with talks, discussions, workshops, code and documentation sprints all around the free and open map of the world.

GeoNYC Meetup

4. GeoNYC - Doctors Without Borders NYC Mapathon
September 24
New York, NY, USA

GeoNYC is partnering with Doctors Without Borders as part of their Missing Maps initiative with the American Red Cross, British Red Cross, and the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team. Powered by volunteers around the world using OpenStreetMap, an open, free, and crowd-sourced platform, volunteers map underserved regions in order to provide international and local NGOs and individuals with geographic data to better respond to crises.

Data Council Barcelona

5. Data Council Barcelona
October 2 - 3
Barcelona, Spain

Data Council is the first community-powered data-platforms, science, & analytics event for software engineers, data scientists, deep learning researchers, and technical founders who want to discover tools & insights to build AI-based products.

Spatial Data Science Breakfast

6. Spatial Data Science: New Insights from New Data
October 3
Washington DC, US

In this breakfast, our VP of Solutions Engineering, Christian Peratsakis, and Customer Success Manager, Ben Terret, will share examples of how organizations can be using modern data streams in their spatial models. For example: - Using financial transaction data for revenue prediction in Retail - Processing human mobility data to redefine catchment area definition for Real Estate - Gathering traffic and routing data to optimize mobility planning in Cities

European Forum for Geography and Statistics

7. EFGS 2019
October 9 - 11
Manchester, UK

The European Forum for Geography and Statistics conference brings together geospatial and statistical experts to exchange ideas to further enhance the development of spatial statistics for Europe. The conference will be investigating many themes such as GeoData science, visualisation for impact, geospatial architecture and much more.

SDSC

8. Spatial Data Science Conference
October 16
New York City, US

The Spatial Data Science Conference (#SDSC19) is the first event to bring together Data Scientists and Developers who specialize in working with spatial data. Founded in 2017, the conference brings together organizations who are pushing the boundaries of spatial data modelling - ranging from large enterprise, to cities and government, as well as thought leaders from academic institutions.

ODSC

9. ODSC West
October 29 - November 1
San Francisco, US

ODSC West 2019 is one of the largest applied data science conferences in the world. Their speakers include some of the core contributors to many open source tools, libraries, and languages.

Africa GIS

10. Africa GIS 2019
November 18 - 22
Kigali, Rwanda

AfricaGIS is the largest Geospatial, Science and Technology conference on the African Continent. The conference is held every two years and is organised by EIS-Africa, a pan African non-profit organisation.

Don't forget to register today for #SDSC2019!

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