UrtheCast Corp. to Host Its First Capital Markets Day in Toronto on March 10, 2016

VANCOUVER, Jan. 21, 2016 /CNW/ - UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) ("UrtheCast" or the "Company") is pleased to invite analysts and investors to its first Capital Markets Day, to be held at the TMX Broadcast Centre Gallery on Thursday March 10, 2016, between 10:30 am and 4:30 pm ET.

This event is expected to provide in-depth reviews of the company's business plan, its key technologies, the competitive and industry landscape, and 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 leader 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, UrtheCast's Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder. "We feel strongly that the company has the people, the technologies and the financial resources to fully exploit the large and growing opportunities ahead. I very much look forward to sharing our vision and ambitions with the investor marketplace during this unique event," said Mr. Larson.

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

Event details:

Thursday March 10, 2016
10:30 am - 4:30 pm

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



About UrtheCast Corp.

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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