Past Place Events

PlaceTech Talks Industrial + Logistics

Rapid adoption of new technology, a renewed focus on the environment, online shopping and growing development of everything from 3D printing to autonomous vehicles have all radically reshaped what landlords in the industry have to deliver.

PlaceTech Talks Offices | Preparing for a data-driven future

How can landlords stay on top of changing demands and deploy workspace tech without losing sight of what's important? PlaceTech’s latest event explored some of these office trends – from flexibility to ESG and data – with experts who have…

PlaceTech Talks | Retail + Leisure

PlaceTech gathered experts from across retail property and tech to explore the many fundamental questions that are both threatening and inspiring the sector at this special briefing sponsored by Bruntwood Works and Mallcomm.

Smart assets for the future | Industrial + Logistics summary

In a year like no other, online retail has been the saviour of us all, and the logistics sector supporting it grows ever more sophisticated. With automation, robotics, last-mile fulfilment and electric vehicles all marching on, PlaceTech gathered a cross-section…

Retail has entered ‘era of belonging’

What does the future hold for retail and leisure? These are clearly challenging times, but seen against those sectors that were cruising before Covid but are now flailing for new ideas, such as offices, retailers have a headstart in confronting…

URBAN FUTURES | Freeths roundtable on growing cities

The growing population and its impact on cities are two of the global factors that will impact the built environment most over the coming decades. How the industry is responding and a discussion on the role technology will play were…

Willmott Dixon is rebuilding construction digitally

Jill Guthrie, digital manager for the North, shares why Willmott Dixon is trying to digitise the construction industry, how tech is advancing the firm's projects, and the biggest challenges construction is facing in the race to adopt.

GALLERY + VIDEO | Place MIPIM Closing Drinks

Around 500 guests from property and proptech gathered for the MIPIM closing event, hosted by PlaceTech and Place North West, as the international property conference drew to a close.

What happened at Trend Talk London?

The third stop on our European Trend Talks tour brought us to Techspace Shoreditch. With the Silicon Roundabout just around the corner, PlaceTech welcomed more than 100 property and tech professionals to the thriving tech cluster of London to explore…