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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.
01/23/2017
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.
01/23/2017
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.
01/19/2017
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.
01/19/2017
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.
01/19/2017
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.
04/25/2016
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.
03/15/2016
GIS optimizes highway weather forecast
02/04/2016
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.
02/11/2016
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.
NewsVoir
12/08/2015
App challenge to take on societal woes
The Deccan Herald
12/08/2015
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.
iTVoice
12/01/2015
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
08/04/2015
“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
07/16/2015
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
07/16/2015
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
05/30/2015
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.
04/29/2015
Redeeming the future of our cities through GIS 
The Financial Express
04/06/2015
The Dope on Building Smart Cities 
The New Indian Express
03/23/2015
Esri India Launches Smart Planning Tools for Smart Cities 
Introduces Geodesign and associated tools.
02/12/2015
Geospatial Media presents ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ to Rajendra S Pawar, Chairman, NIIT Group for leadership role in promoting the GIS industry in India 
02/11/2015
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
01/22/2015
GIS technology is at the heart of smart cities 
Magicbricks
12/17/2014
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 
ProjectsMonitor
11/24/2014
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.
NASSCOM eGovReach
11/17/2014
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
09/26/2014
GIS being an enabling technology is making inroads into newer application areas
Agendra Kumar in conversation with Yash Ved of IIFL
09/22/2014
Esri sees big business in India’s smart city plan 
The Times of India
09/19/2014
How smart is smart? 
Information and communications technology forms the backbone of a new-age city
Governance Now
09/18/2014
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.
08/11/2014
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.
05/13/2014
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
12/17/2013
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.
12/11/2013
Esri India appoints Agendra Kumar as President
09/02/2013
Focusing on Global Information System
eGov Magazine
09/01/2013
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
04/01/2013
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.
02/14/2013
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.
07/19/2012
NIIT GIS's Vice Chairman Mr. Rajesh Mathur conferred with lifetime achievement award at India Geospatial Forum 2012
02/08/2012
ISG fellowship conferred to Mr. Rajesh C Mathur @ ISRS Symposium 2012
05/12/2010
NIIT GIS Ltd. (Esri India) partners with NAVTEQ to Enhance Location Intelligence Solutions
06/15/2010
NIIT GIS becomes exclusive distributor in India for the ENVI suite of products from ITT
01/28/2010
Mumbai Selects ArcGIS Server for Citywide Enterprise GIS Solution
01/12/2009
NIIT GIS President honored with National Geo-Spatial Excellence Award
08/18/2009
Karnataka chooses ESRI Technology for Disaster Management Portal
08/03/2009
Global GIS community Lauds Dr. K. Kasturirangan for ‘Making A Difference
07/01/2009
INCOIS Receives Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award for the Exceptional Use of GIS Technology
07/01/2009
Reliance Energy Limited wins ESRI SAG Award
01/09/2008
Rajendra S Pawar receives Geospatial Entrepreneur of the Year Award
04/25/2008