Project Overview

Taghreed is a system for querying, analyzing, and visualizing geotagged tweets. Taghreed is the first to manage both recent and historical Twitter data. It digests incoming fast data in real time and scale for billions of historical data items. On both, scalable spatio-temporal keyword queries are supported to facilitate efficient and scalable spatio-temporal analysis and visualization of Twitter data. Taghreed is powering two startups serving social media analysis services for Middle Eastern customers at Wadi Makkah innovation incubator.


  • Amr Magdy
  • Louai Alarabi
  • Saif Al-Harthi
  • Mashaal Musleh
  • Kareem Tarek
  • Sohaib Ghani
  • Thanaa Ghanem
  • Hicham Elmongui
  • Mohamed Mokbel


  • Excellence Center Support from King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology