The World's Mega Traffic Events
Drivers Survival Kit
The Waze Community is working together to fight chaotic traffic events worldwide by
- Providing known closures and real-time data for unexpected hazards
- Helping drivers bypass heavy traffic during mega events in their area
First World Mega Traffic Event fought by the Waze Community – Tour de FranceHow it Works
- Champs source events and closure locations
- Dedicated Event Survival Kit website is created for expected closures and real-time traffic updates
- Waze app automatically re-routes users around all closures during the event
- Relevant users alerted via inbox about event road closures and live updates from the fieldLetting Wazers KnowResults & Community Benefits
70% increase in activity of Wazers in preparation for the event Growing the Community
11.14% increase in new Wazers joining the community before TDF
7% Increase in Total Kilometers Driven
- French Wazers drove over 200 Million Kilometers during TDF!
- Tens of thousands of French drivers visited the Drivers Survival Kit website
- PR coverage of event's road closures and community efforts (In countries where we have local PR)Want your community to be next?
All significant events can be considered from long term events to marathons, concerts -
you name it!
- Let us know about any relevant event in your area by filling out this Form
- Until we have an automated solution to update road closures via the editor, events will be hand picked by localization experts and country managers and the team will work directly with the community
- Upcoming events will be announced in this new forum and be covered thanks to your contributions
So are you ready? We can't wait!