WHAT: Preview AccuWeather’s proprietary new technology, AccuWeather Go™, and learn how AccuWeather is revolutionizing the connected car experience to keep travelers safe.
AccuWeather Go provides the next level of personalized weather innovation for travelers to keep them informed and safe on the road. AccuWeather invites you to get a first-look at this industry-leading smart weather technology at the 2018 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.
AccuWeather’s multi-point API seamlessly integrates patented AccuWeather MinuteCast® Minute-by-Minute hyper-local forecast data with navigation services based on a user’s specific route, at every point and time along a traveler’s route. It gives users increased situational awareness when weather -- and the severity and duration of that weather -- will impact a journey – down to the minute and exact GPS location.
To stay ahead of the weather, users will rely on AccuWeather Go for the most accurate local weather information and real-time updates customized to their route, exclusively from AccuWeather.
WHO: Recognized as the most trusted source of weather forecasts and warnings globally, AccuWeather saves lives and protects property through its record of Superior Accuracy™, which has been well-documented.
WHERE: 2018 Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain- Meetings available by appointment only.
WHEN: February 26 – 28, 2018
WHY: Each year, unfavorable weather conditions are directly responsible for more than 6,000 traffic fatalities in the United States and 1.25 million globally. Although the majority of weather-caused accidents are not fatal, there are tens of thousands of people who suffer serious injury, bodily harm and even paralysis in addition to the automobile deaths officially attributed to adverse weather in the United States and worldwide. AccuWeather Go is the next evolutionary step in personalized weather and, in keeping with AccuWeather’s mission to protect people and property, will deliver minute-by-minute weather conditions along every route to help users arrive at their destinations safely.
CONTACT: For interviews and previews at MWC 2018, contact AccuWeather Public Relations Manager Justin Roberti: 814.235.8756 or [email protected]
AccuWeather interview contacts:
Kurt Fulepp, AccuWeather Chief Product Officer, Digital Media
Mike Welsh, AccuWeather Director of Global Business Development, Emerging Platforms
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