PlaceTech Startup Prize | Meet the finalists: Proxy

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Nicola Byrne

In the run-up to PlaceTech Big Night Out on 28 November 2019, where the winners for our PlaceTech Prize and PlaceTech Startup Prize will be announced, meet the companies chosen by our esteemed judging panel.

Toolbox Group: Themes from Expo Real

We're now well into the next phase of property technology and we've seen clearly at Expo Real 2019 themes coming through which suggest consolidation in the space, writes Michelle Buxton, CEO of Toolbox Group.

IBI CEO Scott Stewart

CEO view: IBI Group’s Scott Stewart

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Nicola Byrne

PlaceTech spoke to the man leading the global design and technology firm into the future about his acquisition strategy and building a partnership with Microsoft.

Wardell Armstrong Rock With Lithium From Scotland

Unearthing the UK’s lithium potential

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Nicola Byrne

A consortium is carrying out a feasibility study in Cornwall that could open up a UK source of the valuable material used in batteries and electric vehicles.

PlaceTech Trend Talk London

Savills: The making of an agile corporate

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Nicola Byrne

John Wills has no job title at Savills, where ingraining innovation throughout the business is valued over having a person or team tasked with that role. This is one of the notable differences between Savills and less entrepreneurial corporates in the advisory part of the property industry.

PlaceTech Trend Talk London

Bryden Wood: From designing buildings to software

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Nicola Byrne

Phil Langley has been an architect for over 15 years and has spent most of that time designing buildings. However, over the past year-and-a-half, Langley has led a team of 23 at architecture and engineering firm Bryden Wood to create technologies that automate the architect's role.