World’s smartest buildings: Palazzo Italia, Milan


Alice Cruickshank

According to the World Health Organisation, 9 out of 10 people living in urban spaces are exposed to unsafe levels of air pollution. An Italian cement company has come up with an ingenious, yet elegant solution: cladding that ‘eats’ smog.

Vinay Goel JLL

JLL hires ex-Google director

JLL has appointed former Google executive Vinay Goel as chief digital product officer to focus on new product development and innovation for clients.

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Meet the judges: PlaceTech Prize

Alex Edds, Melanie Leech, James Dearsley and Tom Cheesewright are among the panel of property and technology experts judging the PlaceTech Prize for innovation in 2018.

World’s smartest buildings: Watson IoT HQ, Munich


Alice Cruickshank

How can a technology company sell its Internet of Things innovations to companies on a global scale? Simple – they should operate from a workspace showcasing exactly what IoT systems have to offer.