ArcGIS Business Analyst

ArcGIS Business Analyst at the 2024 Esri User Conference

July is here and you know what that means? The 2024 Esri User Conference is just around the corner! The ArcGIS Business Analyst team is extremely excited to see you from July 15, 2024, to July 19, 2024, at the San Diego Convention Centre. The Esri User Conference is the world’s largest Geographic Information Systems (GIS) conference where you will get inspired, learn, connect, and discover the latest GIS products and solutions.

To help you navigate your best experience, the Business Analyst team has brought together the ultimate reference guide that will help you find sessions and activities related to Business Analyst.

Before I dive into the guide, have you registered for the Esri User Conference? If not, there’s still time!  Head over to the registration page and follow the steps. Don’t forget to follow @ArcGIS Apps on “X” or join our ArcGIS Business Analyst LinkedIn user group for the latest updates and news .

Visit the Team

We are excited to meet you all this year. Visit us in the Business Showcase to learn about the latest Business Analyst news and gain insight on any technical information. We will be available during the following times to answer any of your questions, share ideas, and learn how Business Analyst can support your organization.

Date Time (PDT) Location
Tuesday, July 16 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Expo Floor – Business Showcase
Wednesday, July 17 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Expo Floor – Business Showcase
Thursday, July 18 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Expo Floor – Business Showcase

Q&A with the Business Analyst Team

Do not miss the chance to connect, learn, and grow with the Business Analyst product experts and your peers in the Business Analyst community. Join us for a casual, open forum, Q&A session tailored to all user levels of Business Analyst.

Date Time (PDT) Location
Wednesday, July 17 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Indigo 204 B | Hilton

ArcGIS Business Analyst Sessions


Make sure to check out all of our Business Analyst sessions this year!

Tuesday, July 16
Time (PDT) Session Location Type
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. ArcGIS Business Analyst: An Overview Room 14 AB | SDCC Technical Session
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. ArcGIS Business Analyst: Best Practices Using Artificial Intelligence, Demographic Data, and More Room 4 | SDCC Technical Session


Wednesday, July 17
Time (PDT) Session Location Type
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. ArcGIS Business Analyst: Understanding Demographic Data Room 14 AB | SDCC Technical Session
8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. AI Summit Ballroom 20 D | SDCC Special Presentation
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. ArcGIS Business Analyst: Building Infographics for Your Organization Expo Demo Theater 9 | SDCC Demo Theater Presentation
1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. ArcGIS Business Analyst: Using Your Own Data in Analysis, Reports, and Infographics Expo Demo Theater 9 | SDCC Demo Theater Presentation


Thursday, July 18
Time (PDT) Session Location Type
1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Esri U.S. Demographic Updates and Trends: What’s New Expo Demo Theater 2 | SDCC Demo Theater Presentation
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ArcGIS: Utilizing Demographic Content Room 3 | SDCC Technical Session

Do Not Miss These Events

There’s a lot happening this year, so make sure to add these additional events to your agenda.

Monday, July 15
Time (PDT) Event Location
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Esri UC Plenary Session Halls F-H, SDCC
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Academic GIS Program Fair Ballroom 20 Lobby | SDCC
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Map Gallery Reception Sails Pavilion | SDCC
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Women and GIS Social Mezzanine Lobby | SDCC
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Lightning Talks Ballroom 20 D | SDCC


Tuesday, July 16
Time (PDT) Event Location
6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. Morning Yoga
(Separate registration required)
Promenade Plaza | Hilton
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Map Lounge Sails Pavilion | SDCC
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Business Social Indigo Foyer and Terrace | Hilton


Wednesday, July 17
Time (PDT) Event Location
6:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Esri 5K Fun Run/Walk
(Separate registration required)
Hilton San Diego Bayfront to Embarcadero Boardwalk
3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Esri Awards Ceremony Hall F | SDCC


Thursday, July 18
Time (PDT) Event Location
6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. Morning Yoga
(Separate registration required)
Promenade Plaza | Hilton
5:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Thursday Night Celebration Balboa Park


Friday, July 19
Time (PDT) Event Location
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Closing Session Hall F | SDCC

Plan Your Schedule with the Business Analyst Custom Agenda

The Esri User Conference is extremely busy with tons of  presentations and events happening. For a full list of sessions and to create your own schedule, view the detailed agenda here.

We know you will be on the go and eager to attend as many sessions as possible. To help you stay organized at the User Conference, we have prepared a custom Business Analyst agenda that you can download.

Want to Learn More About ArcGIS Business Analyst?

ArcGIS Business Analyst helps you make smarter decisions for market planning, site selection, and customer outreach by combining demographic, business, lifestyle, spending, and census data with map-based analytics. From prominent retail chains to hospitals and consulting firms, ArcGIS Business Analyst helps organizations understand consumers and clients, and see opportunities clearly within any industry.

Many organizations’ questions start with “Where?” and with ArcGIS Business Analyst, the answers become well-defined and actionable. You can analyze, visualize, and predict market trends, geographic patterns, and hidden connections in the data. ArcGIS Business Analyst is designed for small/mid businesses as well as enterprise deployments alike. It is the perfect location-based analytical tool to help you make the smartest decision, no matter what field you are in.

If you’d like to learn more or want to try ArcGIS Business Analyst Web App, sign up for a free 21-day trial.

We cannot wait to meet you in sunny San Diego at the 2024 Esri User Conference! Below, you can find additional resources you may find useful:


About the author

Fizza Chaudhry is the Product Marketing Manager for ArcGIS Business Analyst. She is a visionary and innovative marketer with expertise in SaaS, creative marketing and applying a user-first mindset to develop powerful marketing tools for customers.

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