See total daily event impact in Control Center
Demand surge data is available via our Features API and the Daily Event Impact feature on Control Center.
How to use Daily Event Impact data in Control Center
To see total daily event impact in Control Center, follow these steps:
Log into Control Center (control.predicthq.com)
Select the "Impact" icon on the left hand tool bar
Set parameters for your search. Select the location, date range, timezone, etc. We recommend selecting a wide enough date range to get meaningful results (at least a month). In this example we've chosen to look at the city of Chicago between September 1, 2019 and October 1, 2019.
You'll see that the results represented in the graph show that there was a peak day on September 14th, 2019, with a total impact number of 399,277.
Scroll down to see what types of events (categories) are contributing to this peak. In this case, festivals and sports are contributing heavily to the total impact number.
Finally, you can take a look at the specific events contributing to this peak by clicking on the date.
To get aggregated data on all events at a location from our APIs use our Features API. Access forecast-ready prebuilt intelligence and features to enable your teams to extract value from intelligent event data rapidly. The features API includes features such as the sum of attendance per day per category which you can use to get the same data as shown in the Daily Event Impact graph. See our technical documentation for more info.