Announcement | 2016 GeoNet Contest Begins January 1st

Blog Post created by timothy_hales-esristaff Employee on Dec 31, 2015

The 2016 GeoNet Contest kicks off on January 1st. Similar to the 2015 contest there will be two contest periods in addition to the grand prize year-long contest.


  • 1st Semi-Annual Contest: January 1, 2016 - June 30, 2016
  • 2nd Semi-Annual Contest: July 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016
  • Grand Prize Contest: January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016


The official leaderboards can be found on the GeoNet Contest page, and with a new year everyone has a fresh start. Check out what you could win - 2016 GeoNet Contest Prizes


Not sure where to start?

  1. Log into GeoNet with your Esri Account to earn points.
  2. View your earned and unearned missions from your Profile > Reputation > Missions
  3. Stay up with the current leaderboard by visiting the GeoNet Contest group.
  4. Complete the on-boarding missions:
    • In the game - Upload an avatar
    • Joiner - Join a group
    • Sherlock - Use the search bar
    • Upwardly Mobile - Follow someone


Completed all of those? Check out all of the additional ways to earn points - GeoNet Points System


For more information see:2016 GeoNet Contest Rules