3D Visualization & Analytics

Innovative Emerging Partners in the Esri Startup Zone at 2016 Esri UC

The Esri User Conference (Esri UC), June 27-July 1, 2016, in San Diego, California hosts 16,000 GIS users, managers and developers. 300 moderated sessions. 450 hours of technical training. 300 software vendors. Innovative Startup Zones. Inspirational keynotes. Competitions to test your skills. One-on-one sessions with Esri technical and professional support staff. And more!

Jack Dangermond & Esri Startups
Jack Dangermond & Esri Startups

With all of this in one week, we want to make sure you plan some time to visit the Esri Startup Zone (SUZ) in Hall C of the expo floor! This high energy and innovative area is hosted by the Esri Startup Program, featuring the work of 33 up-and-coming businesses who have integrated spatial functionality within their products as well as for

their own organizational understanding and optimization. You can benefit from their knowledge and experience as you interact with CEO’s, Technical Leads, Developers, and a wide range of specialists.Companies will be exhibiting and demoing their innovative solutions leveraging Esri’s software and services across a variety of sectors, relating to emerging technology such as UAS, 3D, location, navigation, GIS positioning, sensors, geospatial intelligence, emergency response and much more. Join this passionate community and learn how they are leveraging GIS for their business and how it can benefit you. Download the SUZ Flier.

Startup Zone Exhibitors:



Industry Focus Company Description



Public Safety/Emergency Management & Health and Human Services Antris is a multi-communications platform for monitoring work alone safety, real-time workflow management, and analytics reporting using Esri ArcGIS.


Argis Solutions, LLC

Pipeline & Water/Wastewater/Stormwater As a frontrunner in GIS Augmented Reality software, Argis™ guides you to unique solutions that bring your organization the most value.


Black Rabbit Labs

Defense/Intelligence & Location-based Services Digital and analog radio real time mapping and communications for situational awareness of vehicles and personnel.



Defense/Intelligence & Homeland Security Bluescape is a visual collaborative workspace designed to elevate your work, making it easy for individuals and teams to create and collaborate.



Health and Human Services Carevoyance is a provider directory of every physician in the US, linked to millions of provider-level data points – an economic map of US healthcare.


Civil Maps

GIS Services & Public Works An artificial intelligence company providing LiDAR processing and feature extraction services to the autonomous vehicle and geospatial industries.



Electric/Gas Utility & Telecommunications Helping companies engage with their customers using social data mining, analytics, event predictions, notifications, and customizable public maps.



Electric/Gas Utility & Transportation/Fleet Management Dispatchr provides the world’s first sophisticated predictive workforce management system to proactively increase the resiliency of the utility grid!



Location-based Services & GIS Services DroneDeploy helps businesses capture and analyze drone data. We’re the leading software platform for commercial drones with users in 100 countries.


Early Warning Labs

Public Safety/Emergency Management & GIS Services Early Warning Labs (EWL) is an Official Partner of the USGS and America’s Leader in Earthquake Early Warning. EWL provides complete turn-key solutions.



Defense/Intelligence & Location-based Services Echosec uses Esri layers and multiple social media data sources to give users in defense, executive protection and public safety the intel they need.


Gimbal, Inc.

Location-based Services Gimbal combines macro and micro-location tools with a suite of tools to build, manage and analyze location-enabled mobile strategies.


GIS Web Technologies

Planning/Economic Development & Real Estate GIS WebTech specializes in GIS for economic development. Recruit, our cloud app effectively helps economies to grow, small and large.



Electric/Gas Utility & Planning/Economic Development 3D aerial and road data collection and modeling service.


Indoor Reality

Architecture/Engineering/Construction & Real Estate Our patented hardware and software platform provides a complete solution for ultrafast, automated, 3D mapping, and visual documentation of buildings.



Electric/Gas Utility & Natural Resource InspecTools develops & deploys utility asset risk mitigation systems, using remote sensing, UAVs & manned aircraft, cloud-based & mobile software.



GIS Services & Planning/Economic Development Mapillary is a simple, smart street imagery solution for public works, transportation, parks, planning, emergency management, forestry and more.



Business Services/Mapping Analytics Analytics for your Web Map! Deliver better services by increasing user engagement! Build a better map with analytics.



Transportation/Fleet Management/Government & Planning/Economic Development MetroTech collects real-time traffic data from cameras, applies analytics, & publishes actionable info to municipalities, businesses & commuters.



Petroleum & GIS Services NeoTreks develops geospatial solutions for mobile enterprise operations.


Pufferfish Inc.

GIS Services, Marketing and Advertising, Digital Display Pufferfish develop dynamic digital display systems and offer a full range of media services to complement our products.



Government / Business Services & Demographics/Census/Elections Quorum enables anyone to influence the legislative process with modern tracking, targeting, and outreach tools.



Public Safety/Emergency Management & Retail/Commercial SmartNotify brings Artificial Intelligence to communications. Leverage your GIS data to better interact with your customers and teams.



Retail/Commercial Business & Defense/Intelligence Snaptrends® location-based social media monitoring software empowers organizations to visualize & analyze social media conversations.



Location-based Services SocialRadar develops cutting edge location technology.



Public Works & GIS Services By leveraging modern sensing and GIS technologies, StreetScan provides an end-2-end pavement inspection and management service to the public sector.



Telecommunication & Location-based Services We collect billions of data points about human behavior globally, aggregating geo-location and demographics, as well as online and spending behaviors to create insights on human profiles.



Real Estate & Banking/Credit Unions/Financial Services TLCengine is SaaS Fintech/Real Estate Search Platform based on TLC: Mortgage Utilities Commute on Monthly basis using Big Data & Predictive Analytics.


Upstream Research

Health and Human Services & Government Upstream Research™ is an advanced geospatial analytics company designed to identify, forecast and disrupt avoidable chronic disease around the world.



Public Works & Water/Wastewater/Stormwater UtiliSync is web app that is replacing clipboards for utility and Public Works field personnel. With you UtiliSync you can complete forms and more.



Natural Resources/Petroleum/Water Resources Valarm brings Industrial IoT, sensor telemetry, and remote monitoring to the Esri ArcGIS platform, GeoEvent, Operations Dashboard, ArcGIS Online.


VizworX Inc.

Natural Resources & Public Works VizworX is a multifaceted software development company focused on collaborative geospatial information interaction and exploration solutions.



Defense/Intelligence & GIS Services Vricon serves the global professional geospatial market with world-leading 3D geodata and 3D visualization solutions. #TiltTheMap



Location-based Services/Transportation/Nonprofit/Health A multi-award winning global addressing system based on 57 trillion 3mx3m squares, each addressed with 3 simple words. w3w.co
2016 Startup Zone Floor Plan
2016 Startup Zone Floor Plan

Startup Demo Theater Schedule – Hall C, Startup Zone

Esri Startup Demo Theater – Expo – Hall C
Tuesday, June 28

9:30 am–10:00 am

Digital / Analog Radio Mapping, COMS and Situational Awareness Black Rabbit Labs

10:30 am–11:00 am

Bluescape and ArcGIS Online: Cloud-based Visual Collaboration Bluescape

11:30 am–12:00 pm

Automating Feature Extraction for Large Regional Dataset – The Future of Landbase Creation Civil Maps

1:00 pm–1:30 pm

GIS for Economic Development and Business Attraction GIS WebTech

1:30 pm–2:00 pm

Leveraging GroundVu for Imagery, 3D Point Clouds & Geo Data as a Service GroundVu

2:00 pm–2:30 pm

Simple, Smart Street-Level Imagery for GIS Mapillary

2:30 pm–3:00 pm

Ultrafast 3D Mapping and Visual Documentation of Indoor Spaces Indoor Reality

3:00 pm–3:30 pm

3D Visualizations using JavaScript in 30 Minutes Esri

3:30 pm–4:00 pm

GIS Solutions in Wind and Solar Energy InspecTools

4:30 pm–5:00 pm

Building Better Maps with Analytics Maptiks

5:00 pm–5:30 pm

Keeping your Teams Safe with Antris’ Mobile Solutions Antris
Wednesday, June 29

9:30 am–10:00 am

Drones Transforming Business: Real World Use Cases DroneDeploy

10:00 am–10:30 am

Bridging the Physical and Digital Worlds Gimbal

10:30 am–11:00 am

Using Geospatial Data to Inform Decision-making in Public and Government Affairs Quorum

11:30 am–12:00 pm

Web-based GIS Solution for Evaluating and Managing Transportation Infrastructure StreetScan

1:00 pm–1:30 pm

Predictive Analytics of Home Affordability | True Lifestyle Cost (TLC) = Mortgage+Utilities+Commuting TLCengine

1:30 pm–2:00 pm

Leveraging GIS to Complete Forms on Mobile Devices for Inspection and Asset Management Utilisync

2:30 pm–3:00 pm

Optimizing Organizational Performance through Visualization and Group Decision-making VizworX

3:00 pm–3:30 pm

Expanding your reach as an ArcGIS Marketplace Provider Esri

3:30 pm–4:00 pm

What if you had the Entire Globe in Accurate Immersive 3D, Whenever & Wherever you are? Vricon

4:30 pm–5:00 pm

Augmented Reality (AR) + GIS: What is it and Why it Matters! Argis Solutions

5:30 pm–6:00pm

Leveraging ArcGIS to Power Intelligent Transportation for DOTs MetroTech
Thursday, June 30

9:30 am–10:00 am

Leveraging ArcGIS Online and Open Healthcare Data for Provider Utilizations Carevoyance

10:30 am–11:00 am

The Only Map & Database with Accurate Business and Storefront Locations SocialRadar

11:00 am–11:30 am

Real-time Location Analytics Using Telecom Data Teralytics

11:30 am–12:00 pm

Earthquake Early Warning – Can 7 Seconds Save Lives? Early Warning Labs

Industry Focused Moderated Paper Sessions Featuring Startup Program Partners:




Paper Title


Tuesday, June 28 8:30 AM – 9:45 AM


Using GIS to Better Communicate with Your Audience: 3 Key Factors

Room 28B, SDCC

Tuesday, June 28 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM


Connecting to the Customer of 2016. Maps + Social

Room 29A/B, SDCC

Wednesday, June 29 10:15 AM –11:30 AM


Mobile Geospatial Analytics to Increase Grid Resiliency at PG&E

Room 29A/B, SDCC

Wednesday, June 29 1:30 PM – 2:45 PM


Social Media Intelligence for ArcGIS

Room 28C, SDCC

Wednesday, June 29 1:30 PM – 2:45 PM


The World Addressed in Three Words

Room 23B, SDCC

Wednesday, June 29 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM


Up to Date Social Context Makes You See the World Differently

Room 24B, SDCC

Wednesday, June 29 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM


Esri + Valarm for Real-Time Industrial IoT & Remote Sensor Monitoring

Room 25A/B, SDCC

Thursday, June 30 10:15 AM –11:30 AM


Street-Level Photos with ArcGIS Integration for Municipal Applications

Room 29D, SDCC

Today, startups do more than influence mainstream culture. They fundamentally change the way we operate our organizations. With intense pressure on organizations to innovate and do more with less, Esri startups are delivering powerful solutions with intuitive interfaces that extend the ArcGIS platform. Take some time to see what is trending in the geospatial industry at the Startup Zone!

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