UrtheCast Corp. Moves its First Capital Markets Day to March 30, 2016, to Provide More Detailed Financial Disclosure and Guidance

VANCOUVER, Feb. 25, 2016 /CNW/ - UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) ("UrtheCast" or the "Company") has moved the date of its first Capital Markets Day from Thursday, March 10, to Wednesday, March 30, between 1:30 pm and 4:00 pm.  This will now follow the release of the Company's full fiscal 2015 financial results, which will occur pre-market on the same day. In lieu of holding a conference call following release of our financial results, a discussion will take place at this Capital Markets Day. As previously announced, the event will be held at the TMX Broadcast Centre Gallery.

This event is expected to provide in-depth reviews of the Company's strategy, its key technologies, the competitive and industry landscapes, and the expected future market opportunities. In addition to presentations from the executive, engineering, web and finance teams, participants can benefit from direct and informal access to the Company's management throughout the event.

"UrtheCast has quickly emerged as a strong competitor in the Earth Observation industry and is well positioned to benefit from accelerating change in this industry and the future growth opportunities that it presents," explained Wade Larson, CEO and Co-founder. "We have moved from being a start-up to being fully operational, driving rapidly towards profitable growth.  We feel strongly that we have the people, the technologies and the financial resources to exploit the large and growing opportunities ahead. We very much look forward to sharing our vision and ambitions with the investor marketplace during this unique event."

Live web stream details will be made available on the Company's website (https://www.urthecast.com/), and a recorded version will be archived on the site following the event.

Event details:

Thursday March 30, 2016
1:30 pm4:00 pm

TMX Broadcast Centre Gallery
130 King Street W
Toronto, ON M5X 1J2

Tentative Agenda:

1:30-2:00

Executive Overview:


Wade Larson, UrtheCast CEO



2:00-2:30

Earth Observation Data Distribution Overview:


Fabrizio Pirondini, CEO of Deimos Imaging



2:30-3:00

OptiSar Constellation Technical and Business Overview:


George Tyc, Urthecast CTO, Wade Larson, UrtheCast CEO



3:00-3:30

Platform Overview:


Brendan Johnston, Geospatial Data Analytics Platform GM



3:30-4:00

Financial Overview and 2016 Outlook


Issa Nakhleh, CFO

RSVP:

https://urthecast-capitalmarketsday.eventbrite.com

UrtheCast Corp. is a Vancouver-based technology company that operates four Earth Observation sensors in space, including two cameras aboard the International Space Station and two satellites, Deimos-1 and Deimos-2.   Video and still image data captured by these sensors are downlinked to ground stations across the planet and displayed on the UrtheCast web Platform, or distributed directly to partners and customers, supporting a wide range of information-rich applications and services.  Common shares of UrtheCast trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange as ticker 'UR'.

For more information visit UrtheCast's website at www.urthecast.com.

SOURCE UrtheCast Corp.

For further information: Jeff Rath, EVP Corporate Finance and Strategy, +1 (604) 669-1788

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