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Esri India inaugurates GIS data management centre in Panchkula
Esri India, a leading Geographic Information System (GIS) software and solutions provider, on Friday announced the launch of its latest Global Delivery Centre for GIS data management in Panchkula.
Here's why GIS technology is transformational
This year, on 13 November, the world is celebrating GIS Day. GIS stands for ‘Geographic Information System’, as a technology, GIS is best positioned to understand ‘Where’. In other words, ‘where’ is the best location to build a wind farm, predict regions liable to flooding or even plan the most efficient logistics route. Simply stated, GIS can collate, display and then analyze location or spatial data that helps in making informed decisions.
70 pc of ESRI India's revenue generates through govt sectors
Esri India User Conference outlined the imperative and integrated role of GIS in realizing the government’s vision for an inclusive and sustainable growth across various regions and sectors.
Esri India shines at Express IT Awards 2018
Esri India, country’s leading Geographic Information System (GIS) Software & Solutions provider has been recognized as a winner in Fintech Solutions category at the “Express IT Awards 2018” ceremony held at Mumbai on December 5, 2018.
Esri India Launches GIS Academy Program for Skill Development
“Esri India GIS Academy Program” (EIGAP) is available to all Universities and colleges who plan to, or are already teaching GIS in their curriculum. The program includes access to software, curriculum and training resources to equip the institutions to impart best of the GIS skills to their students in various disciplines for teaching, learning, and research purposes. The Company also announced that it is making its flagship ArcGIS Technology available to universities at a special price.
Esri India leads the next phase of digital transformation in GIS
Esri India concluded it’s flagship event, Esri India User Conference(UC) on 11th September. Centred on the theme, “GIS: Inspiring What’s Next”, and spanned across three cities – Kolkata, Hyderabad, and Delhi-NCR, the 19thedition of the User Conference witnessed participation of over 80+ speakers and 2500+ GIS users.
B-Nest and Esri India collaborate to provide GIS platform for the start-up community in Madhya Pradesh
B-Nest, a venture of Bhopal Smart City Development Corporation Limited announced a strategic partnership today with Esri India, India's leading Geographic Information System (GIS) software and solutions provider. This partnership will fuel the growth of GIS focused start-ups from Madhya Pradesh and enable them to innovate new solutions for complex challenges India is facing and scale them further for global adoption.
Innovations in GIS: More thrust from Esri India’s Innovation Hub
Esri, the global market leader in Geographic Innovation System (GIS) software has launched the Innovation Hub (iHub) at its headquarters in Noida. The mission of Esri India Innovation Hub is to provide innovative solutions with technical leadership and expertise in Smart Cities, Disaster Management, State GIS, Utilities, Homeland Security etc using Arc GIS Enterprise Platform, Big Data, IoT, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning, Drone Imagery, Aerial Photography, Remote Sensing and Global Positioning Systems (GPS) Elevation and Imagery Data, Natural Resources Data and Geo-spatial Technology.
AEGIS Graham Bell Awards winner Innovative Interpriza Solution - Esri India Technologies
Esri India announced as winner in “Innovative Enterprise Solution” category at Aegis Graham Bell Award 2017, honoring the best innovation in the ICT domain in India. Esri India has been applauded as winner at the 8th edition of Aegis Graham Bell Award at NDMC Convention Center, New Delhi.
Esri India announces winners of GeoInnovation and mApp Your Way contests
Esri India announced the winners of GeoInnovation - A Challenge for Startupreneurs and mApp Your Way App Development Challenge 3.0 for students at the 18th annual User Conference (UC), annual flagship event.
Esri India to enhance adoption of GIS technology with hindi platform
Esri India launched the Hindi version of Portal for ArcGIS, a component of ArcGIS Enterprise that allows users to share maps, scenes, apps, and other geographic information with other people in the organization.
Punjab Engineering College Signs an MoU With Esri India For Geospatial Technology
PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh and Esri India has launched a Centre of Geospatial Excellence (CoGE) to impart GIS skills to graduates and working professionals through a set of comprehensive Geospatial education programs.
Esri India rolls out ‘GeoInnovation’ with Department of Science and Technology, Ministry of Science
GeoInnovation - A Challenge for Startupreneurs, in partnership with Department of Science and Technology (DST), Ministry of Science is an exciting program for entrepreneurs who are building GIS technology-enabled start-ups. The aim of the challenge is to provide the start-ups with a platform to show case their GIS based business ideas and build a strong network with industry experts, investors and peer group.
T-Hub inks pact with Esri India for GIS Innovation Hub
T-Hub - a startup incubator set up by the Telangana government today announced the launch of 'GIS Innovation Hub' (GIH) for the start-ups belonging to the capital Hyderabad. The facility was inaugurated by Jack Dangermond, co-founder, president and CEO, Esri Inc.
R2 Robotronics Launches The GIS Variant For DROSNAS
The launch was done at ESRI India’s User Conference 2017 on 19th of January where R2 showcased its revolutionary technology. ESRI has recognized R2 as an emerging business partner, thereby granting R2 access to such marketing and branding events.
Esri India launches GIS Academia Council
The council will serve as a platform for GIS knowledge sharing aimed at encouraging GIS adoption and promoting teaching excellence in spatial data management and analysis in higher education across India.
Esri’s ArcGIS Online coming in Hindi, other Indian regional languages
The world leader in mapping technology, Esri, kickstarted its 2017 India User Conference in New Delhi today with a major announcement that its flagship Cloud-based geographic information system, ArcGIS Online, will soon be available in Hindi and other Indian regional languages.
Indian GIS Startups Are Using Maps For Cutting Edge Work
These startups are using digital maps to do bigger things than find out the nearest coffee shop. Innovation in these areas however come at a great price, literally..."That’s why we work with Esri India as one of their emerging business partners,” says these entrepreneurs.
Realtime dashboard helps in reducing damage of natural catastrophes in Karnataka
The solution developed by ESRI India has enabled KSNDMC to retrieve large amounts of data within milliseconds and send alerts like ‘high intensity rainfall’ to end users on-the-fly.
Esri India launches mApp Your Way 2016
With a view to provide a platform to the institutes and students to showcase their skills and capabilities in the GIS technology, a Geographic Information System (GIS) Software & Solutions provider, Esri India, has announced the second edition of ‘mApp Your Way 2016’, an App Development Challenge.
GIS optimizes highway weather forecast
Esri India receives Technoviti Award for Enterprise GIS platform for BFSI
Esri India, country’s leading Geographic Information System (GIS) Software & Solutions provider has been conferred with ‘Enterprise GIS platform for BFSI’ award in the Technoviti Awards 2016, financial services technology innovation awards.
Esri India steps up its commitment to drive GIS growth
Esri India, country’s leading Geographic Information System (GIS) Software & Solutions provider announced several new initiatives at the 16th Esri India User Conference (UC) which was held in Delhi from 2nd to 4th December, 2015.
App challenge to take on societal woes
The Deccan Herald
Creating Our Future: Esri India organises 16th User Conference On GIS
Esri India, the country’s leading Geographic Information System (GIS) Software & Solutions provider, announced that the 16th edition of its flagship event, the Esri India User Conference (UC) is scheduled to be held in Delhi from December 2 – 4, 2015.
NDDB wins special achievement in GIS Award
The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) on Tuesday said it has won the Esri Special Achievement in GIS Award 2015 for exemplary work in Dairy Geographical Information System.
The Hindu Business Line
“Achche din for GIS are here”
In an interview with Ridhima Kumar, Esri India’s president (Agendra Kumar) gives a brief overview of the GIS industry in India, its challenges and the future prospects.
Governance Now
GIS technology: How Geography is making History
The technology revolution is sweeping the country with the launch of various initiatives under the Digital India programme. Can geospatial technology help the government usher in the digital dawn?
Governance Now
Time to Rebuild Smarter
A centralised information system based on GIS provides an IT framework that integrates all aspects of a smart city, in a world where norms of the past are no longer valid

BW Smart Cities
Esri CityEngine 2015 Provides Advanced 3D City Design
Esri CityEngine 2015 allows GIS professionals, architects, planners, and urban designers to create 3D city models faster and share them easily via ArcGIS Online.
Redeeming the future of our cities through GIS 
The Financial Express
The Dope on Building Smart Cities 
The New Indian Express
Esri India Launches Smart Planning Tools for Smart Cities 
Introduces Geodesign and associated tools.
Geospatial Media presents ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ to Rajendra S Pawar, Chairman, NIIT Group for leadership role in promoting the GIS industry in India 
Geographic Information System: The First Step to Developing a Smart City 
GIS can be used to show how many doctors there are in different areas compared with the population. They can also show what is near what, such as which homes and businesses are in areas prone to flooding.
Dataquest India
GIS technology is at the heart of smart cities 
Esri India recognizes NDDB, CGWB, FSI and GSI at 15th Esri India User Conference 2014 12/11/2014
GIS is one of the enabling technologies for infra projects 
MoEF introduces GIS-based decision support system 
The GIS-based decision support system (DSS) will provide ministry officials with information related to forest type, biological richness, landscape integrity, protected areas, tiger reserves and tiger corridors.
Why Location Matters... 
Perhaps the single most important factor that helps drive growth for any business is consumer accessibility and that is almost always driven by location; whether in the real world or the virtual world.
The Economic Times
GIS being an enabling technology is making inroads into newer application areas
Agendra Kumar in conversation with Yash Ved of IIFL
Esri sees big business in India’s smart city plan 
The Times of India
How smart is smart? 
Information and communications technology forms the backbone of a new-age city
Governance Now
Smart cities will open up multiple growth opportunities
Agendra Kumar, President of Esri India, lays down the essential elements that should be in the roadmap for development of smart cities in India.
ArcGIS as a platform is a strong value proposition for our customers
Agendra Kumar, President, Esri India shares his views on the various milestones achieved by Esri India's two decade old journey.
GIS - Transforming our World, 14th Esri India User Conference 2013 ends in Delhi
The conference brought together GIS as well as ICT professionals, working across government, defence academia and industry verticals in the Indian Subcontinent.
Directions India Magazine
Esri India partners with MapmyIndia to offer a comprehensive GIS platform in India
As a part of the partnership both the Companies will collaborate to offer cutting edge GIS solutions along with rich map data to enterprise and Government customers.
Esri India appoints Agendra Kumar as President
Focusing on Global Information System
eGov Magazine
GIS is all about integration
Excerpts from the conversation between Rajesh Mathur, Esri India and Jack Dangermond, President Esri that provides an overview on the Esri GIS technology evolution and its application to National GIS in India.
Global Technologies, Vol 8 No. 1 February March 2013
Esri India introduces cloud based GIS platform at NASSCOM India Leadership Forum
ArcGIS Online is a ground breaking platform which provides intuitive tools to create and publish maps and applications on demand for visualizing and sharing geospatial information.
Kanpur Nagar Nigam receives Special Achievement in GIS award for the exceptional use of GIS technology for Property Taxation
Esri embraces geographic information system (GIS) technology, to the organizations who have used GIS to improve our world—and set new precedents throughout the GIS community.
NIIT GIS's Vice Chairman Mr. Rajesh Mathur conferred with lifetime achievement award at India Geospatial Forum 2012
ISG fellowship conferred to Mr. Rajesh C Mathur @ ISRS Symposium 2012
NIIT GIS Ltd. (Esri India) partners with NAVTEQ to Enhance Location Intelligence Solutions
NIIT GIS becomes exclusive distributor in India for the ENVI suite of products from ITT
Mumbai Selects ArcGIS Server for Citywide Enterprise GIS Solution
NIIT GIS President honored with National Geo-Spatial Excellence Award
Karnataka chooses ESRI Technology for Disaster Management Portal
Global GIS community Lauds Dr. K. Kasturirangan for ‘Making A Difference
INCOIS Receives Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award for the Exceptional Use of GIS Technology
Reliance Energy Limited wins ESRI SAG Award
Rajendra S Pawar receives Geospatial Entrepreneur of the Year Award