Jack Sibley Nuveen

MIPIM: Jack Sibley on hype, trials and ROI

A year ago Jack Sibley made headlines when he moved from being an R&D intern to heading innovation and technology strategy at Nuveen Real Estate, aged 23. Paul Unger caught up with him in the Cannes sunshine.

Aaron Block Wouter Truffino Proptech 101

PropTech 101: Your strategy for getting started

Aaron Block and Zach Aarons, partners of early-stage venture capital firm MetaProp, are set to become authors with their book, PropTech 101. Here's an extract from chapter three titled: Industry strategies for engaging with proptech.

Dustin Strydom Open Box

How one South African company is helping ditch the spreadsheet

The poor spreadsheet has become shorthand for a situation where data is stored in inaccessible silos, living in different departments, in different platforms and even in hard copy...in 2019. Dustin Strydom, director of automation services at Open Box, offers his solution.

Watch 5 pitches from innovators you should be excited about

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Nicola Byrne

Meet the startups from the 2018-19 class of the MetaProp Accelerator @ Columbia University, who pitched to a crowd of proptech investors, entrepreneurs and real estate executives from the likes of CBRE, Blackstone, Cushman & Wakefield, and more.

Amsterdam

Arcadis to work with smart city startups

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Nicholas Fearn

Global property and design consultancy Arcadis has opened a digital innovation hub in central Amsterdam as part of plans to spearhead its smart city ambitions.

How the end of paper ID can boost sales flow

Yoti is one of wave of e-signature providers that is accelerating contract completions for estate agents and others through remote signing and even using biometrics such as facial recognition through your mobile.