Iron Viz Europe Contest

Tell us your favorite data story about European cities. Whether you paint a picture of utopia or whether you highlight all the rough edges of urban life in Europe, we are curious to see it. The authors with the best three vizzes will win a free trip to the 2018 Tableau Conference Europe to compete in the Iron Viz Europe championship!

The Schedule

9 March 2018 - Submission Period Opens
1 April 2018 (23:59 BST) - Submission Period Ends
Week of 9 April 2018 - Winners announced

The Big Prize

Win a trip to London to compete in the Iron Viz competition at Tableau Conference Europe 2018!
The winner will receive airfare and accommodations in London, UK during the 2018 Tableau Conference Europe, a conference pass, and a spot in the 2018 Iron Viz Europe Competition.

Learn from experts

Watch the recording of a tips & tricks webinar. Also, do not hesitate to reach out to the fabulous Tableau community for help.


Get Tableau Public 10.5

Only vizzes published to a Tableau Public profile (on will be considered valid entries for the contest. You can use any of the Tableau Desktop family to build and publish your viz with, including the free Public Edition.


Stuff you'll need

Data: Any data set you find interesting (as long as it's about European cities)! Need help finding a data set? Have a look at this blog post
Viz: Make it awesome! Your entry will be judged on design, storytelling, and analysis. You can learn more about the scoring process in the FAQ.


Submit your viz

After you’ve completed the first two steps,submit your viz into the contest by filling out a submission form. The group of contest judges will check out your creation and announce the winner in the week of April 9th!