Project Highlight: Analysing Asian Games, the Biggest Sports Event in Asia

The Asian Games is a multi-sport event held every four years among athletes all over Asia. This is the biggest sports event in Asia, comparable to the Olympics. This year, the event took place in Indonesia from August 18 - September 2 in several locations in Jakarta, Palembang and Bandung. The 18th Asian Games attracted visitors both locally and abroad. Mobile positioning data was used for the first time to analyse the impact Asian Games had on tourism.

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Meet The Team: Helen

Behind every great business… is an excellent office manager. In our second post of the Meet The Team series, we want to introduce our Office Admin, Helen. This bright-eyed woman keeps our gears turning with flair and finesse. Read more about her and what she does at Positium.
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Meet the Team: Patrick and Manasa

We want to give a warm welcome to a few fresh faces at Positium. The first blog post in this series features our new Data Wizards, Patrick and Manasa, who joined our team in late spring. We had a chat with them to find out more about what they do at Positium and where their passions lie.
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3 Key Takeaways from Mobile Tartu 2018

The biennial Mobile Tartu conference took place from June 27–June 29 in Tartu, Estonia. The international conference brought together participants from all over the world. The three-day event kicked off with an activity-packed PhD seminar at Mooste Manor where the participants got to know one another and enjoy the first sessions of the conference. The second day took us back to Tartu, to the open space of Omicum, where the sessions continued on the wide range of smart ways to use mobile data to learn more about people and their mobility. The third and final day wrapped the event up with mobile positioning data (MPD) use cases from Positium LBS and explored using this type of data for tourism statistics.

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