IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MERIDIUN, an intelligent augmented reality (AR+) platform, and Sitch Ai, developer of geospatial and situational awareness technologies, are pleased to announce that the companies will attend and exhibit in partnership at Mobile World Congress Americas (MWCA), the world’s premier event where business leaders come to evolve and advance in the sphere of mobile technology. Held Sept. 12 to 14, 2018, at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, Calif. and exhibiting in Booth #S2746, the two companies are merging Sitch Ai’s proprietary AI and IoT software with MERIDIUN’s leading-edge omni-channel mobile technology—highlighting the ways in which geospatial, AI and AR technologies are transforming the way people experience the safety, education and retail spaces. Together the companies integrate cutting-edge technologies, like tracking sensors, wayfinding and facial recognition, to augment consumer experiences for improved business results, loyalty and public safety.

“Sitch Ai chose to partner with MERIDIUN because of its advancements in augmented reality and interface technologies, which have already provided top companies in the retail, medical, travel and transportation industries with new ways of merging digital presences and physical spaces to engage, monetize and analyze consumer engagements. This partnership presents an exciting opportunity for growth and development in this vital area of the retail experience. We are proud to host MERIDIUN at MWCA," says Connor Burns, Sitch Ai’s chief strategy officer.

“We see this relationship as a groundbreaking development in the practical integration of technologies in the digital and physical spaces—a big step forward in the artificial intelligence and augmented reality applications," says Robert Brown, MERIDIUN's chief executive officer. "We are honored to partner with Sitch Ai to present our latest release of our omni-channel platform to the mobile community at MWCA and to the world.” To schedule a demonstration at Mobile World Congress Americas, please contact the MERIDIUN team at hello@meridiun.com or visit Booth #S2746. For media interviews and event coverage, please contact meridiun@beyondfifteen.com.

ABOUT MERIDIUN: MERIDIUN is an omni-channel mobile technology company enabling enterprises to deliver seamless experiences anywhere, anytime. It applies digital content to physical spaces via mobile devices for retail, medical, travel and automotive enterprises to better engage with consumers, monetize engagements and analyze user interactions. Through a unique combination of augmented reality, artificial intelligence, voice with natural language processing and FinTech, MERIDIUN’s customers use the platform to build a mobile application experience that better explains products and places; by simply holding up their smartphone and asking it a question, consumers can immediately obtain information or make a purchase. Connect with MERIDIUN at www.MERIDIUN.com.

ABOUT Sitch Ai: Sitch Ai is an artificial intelligence (AI) and IoT technology company powering smart city capabilities for geospatial and situational awareness. Outdoor geolocation has been available for a long time, but limited progress has been made for indoor geospatial awareness—even though 90 percent of people’s time is spent indoors. Sitch Ai bridges this gap by connecting the physical and digital worlds with intelligent sensors and software. These integrated, real-time technologies capture a digital picture of the real world to improve public safety, customer experience and enterprise management. Sitch Ai’s flagship product, Sitch Aware, uses AI and IoT sensors to improve detection, notification and response during an active shooter situation. To learn more visit www.SitchAi.com.

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