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IndoorAtlas and Samsung SDS Join Forces to Accelerate Adoption of Indoor Location-Based Services in Global Exhibition Market

Oulu, Finland, March 12, 2020 — IndoorAtlas and Samsung SDS today announced a collaboration to jointly provide indoor location-based services for the global exhibition market. This collaboration will enable Samsung SDS to provide innovative location-aware applications and services for global trade shows whose growth is driven by the growing popularity of face-to-face conversations and authenticity in business promotions across various industries.

“We are excited to enter the highly potential and interesting exhibition market together with Samsung SDS. The agreement extends IndoorAtlas’ global leadership in indoor positioning and location-based services and reflects the global demand we are seeing in a growing number of new verticals such as exhibitions, smart offices, sports hospitality, transportation, and health care. With strong partners such as Samsung SDS we can effectively address this demand globally” says Erik Piehl, CEO of IndoorAtlas.

“We are pleased to partner with IndoorAtlas to be able to provide innovative location-aware applications and services for our global convention and exhibition customers. This collaboration enables us to create new user experience and accelerate digital transformation in the fast growing global exhibition market.” says Sean Im, EVP of Samsung SDS.

About IndoorAtlas
Founded in 2012, IndoorAtlas is a global Platform-as-a-Service leader in indoor positioning. Its patented geomagnetic-hybrid technology utilizes the built-in sensors in smartphones to pinpoint a location indoors. It provides to thousands of developers with a scalable platform to build location-based services without the need to purchase, install and maintain large amounts of costly infrastructures. The platform supports both Android and iOS, and customers can utilize the provided geoinformation to build indoor location-based services within their application. For more information, please visit

About Samsung SDS
Samsung SDS was founded in 1985 as the software arm of Samsung, and has been leading digital innovation and transformation for major clients for over 30 years. With the vision to become a data-driven digital transformation leader, Samsung SDS utilizes advanced technologies such as analytics platforms, AI, blockchain and cloud to serve a diverse range of industries including intelligent manufacturing, global logistics, enterprise mobility, financial services and retail. For more information, visit

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