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GeoSLAM for Education

Add SLAM to your syllabus


Inspiring the next generation of architects, engineers and conservationists with GeoSLAM’s mobile mapping solutions.


Ultimate Flexibility

GeoSLAM solutions can be used by multiple departments for different projects.


Ease of Use

Students can be up and running quickly with our simple to use technology.



Educational discount makes our SLAM accessible for all institutions.

Designed for the Classroom

Designed for the Classroom

Educational software licensing to make teaching and learning more effective.

Why GeoSLAM?

The ZEB Family of handheld scanners are used by educational institutions around the world. From geology to geography, remote sensing and civil engineering – GeoSLAM units can be found in different departments on campus.

Now with classroom licensing, it’s easier than ever to add SLAM to your syllabus.

Accessible to students and academics, as well as maintenance and facilities staff, our SLAM solutions are easy to use and can produce pointclouds in a matter of minutes.

GeoSLAM data is compatible with third party software programmes widely used in academic environments and exportable file formats include LAZ/LAS/PLY/TXT/e57.

Find your nearest dealer

Our experienced GeoSLAM dealers can help you with demos, pricing and questions about
how GeoSLAM can help you to capture geospatial data quicker and more easily.

GeoSLAM in action

‘Using GeoSLAM’s local processing software, the raw
scan data was processed on site, with no internet
connection required – useful when in an actual rainforest!’

University of Leicester

‘It was a gamechanger in terms of the speed of data

Virginia Tech

Case studies

eden project scanning

University of Liverpool, UK

Industry: Forestry
Eden Project
Scan time:
10 mins per scan
1km in length

Virginia Tech, France

Industry: Conservation
Battlefield tunnels
Scan time:
3 x faster than terrestrial scanners
Several kilometres

University of Bamberg, Germany

Industry: Conservation and education
Cistercian landscapes
Scan time:
3.5 hours
3 hectares

James Maddison University, Virginia, US

Industry: Education
Grand Caverns
Scan time:
12 minutes
500 meters

Which ZEB is right for you?

ZEB Horizon

Used mostly for scanning indoors or in underground mines and caves with an IP64 rating. Can be used for applications such as construction/BIM or creating floorplans. Can be used outdoors and has a range of 30m.


Real-time processing which means you can visualize the scan as you move. Has a range of 30m and IP51 rating. Used mostly for scanning indoors and utilized for applications such as construction/BIM or creating floorplans.

ZEB Horizon

  The most flexible of the ZEB family with a range of accessories which makes it suitable for lots of different applications. Can be used to scan indoors and outdoors with a longer range of 100m. Collect data using a UAV or vehicle, or pair with a backpack and GPS antenna for precise location positioning.

The after sales package to get the most from your ZEB products

GeoSLAM Care comes as standard with each new product, and is a comprehensive after sales package where you’ll be entitled to:

  • Hardware support – Up to 3 years hardware warranty to ensure your ZEB is always performing at its best.
  • Remote Software Support – Unlimited software support from our expert engineers.
  • Software Updates – Access to new software releases and all the latest features.
A resource library for all your user needs

GeoSLAM Academy hosts all the resources and materials you need to get the most from your ZEB, and it’s free to any GeoSLAM user. Here’s some of the resources you’ll have access to:

  • Hardware and software user guides
  • Training videos
  • Best practice guidelines
  • How to use GeoSLAM data with third party software
  • Webinar recordings

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