Builders

Building a futureproof construction workforce

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EMMA GORDON

The World Economic Forum says full-scale digitisation of the construction industry could generate up to $1.7tn in annual cost savings worldwide. Professor David McClean of Aberdeen's Robert Gordon University urges the industry and education institutions to plan for the skills needed for this, now.

COEN VAN OOSTROM

EDGE Technologies | City as a service

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Coen van Oostrom

The concept of smart cities has been on the rise. In 2019 we are looking forward to investing more effort within the domain and creating value for the entire ecosystem, writes EDGE Technologies CEO, Coen van Oostrom.

Google Home Mini

Christmas smart home gift guide

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Nicola Byrne

Reading about proptech certainly has us wanting all of the gadgets, so we’ve put together a gift list that you can share with friends and family who have no idea what to buy you, let them help bring tech into your home and make it smarter.

Kathryn Malloch

Hammerson’s 6 key tech areas

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Nicola Byrne

PlaceTech spoke to Kathryn Malloch, head of customer experience, to find out about the areas of innovation that the retail developer-investor will be concentrating on 2019.