Tell an interesting story
using data and visualisation
and win up to US $10,000!

Where is air pollution the highest?

Which regions recycle the most?

How do health standards compare in different areas?


Your challenge, should you choose to accept it, is to use either your own or publicly available geospatial datasets to create one or more maps to visualize the information of your choice in a clear and compelling manner. You must generate your map(s) using  HERE XYZ. The winning projects will receive up to $10,000 US in cash prizes!


With HERE XYZ you can easily visualize your geospatial data on a map and make sense of it by using images, color codes, and shapes. Simply upload your own or a public geospatial dataset and start designing your map!




Cities & Society
Nature & Environment
Economy & Industry
Sports & Activities
A topic of your choice

Amazing prizes to be won!

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!

Everyone can vote! 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!

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.

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

2019 HERE Technologies, Oceania