BMW backs urban designers of future

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Alice Cruickshank

The seven startups in MINI and Urban Us's URBAN-X Cohort 04 are working on solutions such as optimising building construction, making residential rentals more transparent, and cutting energy waste in office buildings. 

Revo

VIDEO | Talking tech at Revo

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Nicola Byrne

More than 2,200 property professionals gathered in Manchester this week for the annual retail conference, Revo. PlaceTech attended and chatted to some of the tech innovators in the showcase area.

New PCP Diploma In Construction UK

Diploma takes construction tech into colleges

Tech features heavily in a new vocational construction course aimed at introducing young people to careers beyond the building site and learning skills in BIM, drones, laser scanning, AI and VR.

Chris Stephenson

Concrete VC and JLL join Trend Talk line-up

Concrete VC venture partner Chris Stephenson and a senior representative of JLL's NXT Office have joined the speakers for the next PlaceTech Trend Talk, due to be held in London in October.