German fund manager Union Investment Real Estate and the Berlin- and Frankfurt-based German Tech Entrepreneurship Center (GTEC) have selected 12 finalists out of over 130 applications from 28 nations for the 2nd international PropTech Innovation Award.
The finalists who will pitch their ideas on 16 May, 2018 in Berlin in front of a nine-headed international jury and a live audience are:
BIMwelt Systems, Germany
Hawa Dawa, Germany
HiP Interactive Property, UK
Office App, Netherlands
PAVE Group GmbH, Germany
Spaceti s.r.o. Czech Republic
Over 300 guests from the startup scene and the real estate sector are expected to attend the showdown and networking event, which will be held at Säälchen on Holzmarkt square.
The PropTech Innovation Award 2018 carries a total monetary prize of €40,000. On top of that, the winner will get a wild card for one of the three preliminary rounds of the MIPIM Startup competition, to be held in Paris, New York and Singapore.
The jury comprises Maarten Vermeulen of RICS, Claire Penny of IBM Watson IoT, Maurice Grassau of Architrave, Christian Schulz-Wulkow of EY, Nikolas Samios of PropTech 1 Ventures, Judi Seebus of PropertyEU, Wolfgang Schäfers of IREBS, Jörn Stobbe of Union Investment and Benjamin Rohé of GTEC.