Kai-uwe Bergmann

BIG: Lessons from Google

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Nicola Byrne

Kai-uwe Bergmann, partner at Danish architecture studio BIG, opened MIPIM PropTech with his keynote on how technology can help preserve heritage.

Ocado Van

Ocado bets £17m on vertical farming

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Nicholas Fearn

The online grocer is investing £17m into the emerging vertical farming sector as it continues to diversify its technology portfolio.

HubHub London 4

The changing role of…commercial agents

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Nicola Byrne

The need to give away information to stay relevant, up-sell your services to beat the robots and accept there will be fewer agents around, were among the insights shared by industry professionals in the latest part of our series on the future of working in property.

Property Managers

The changing role of…property managers

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As PlaceTech continues to explore how different roles within the property industry are changing, we spoke to industry professionals and tech experts about the new skills property managers will have to learn, what a daily routine in 2040 will include, and the tech that's already impacting the role.

Willmott Dixon is rebuilding construction digitally

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Nicola Byrne

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.