LISTEN | Savills’ Jeremy Hinds + applied futurist Tom Cheesewright
Paul Unger is joined by Jeremy Hinds, planning director at Savills, and Tom Cheesewright to explore the reasons holding back real estate from taking the radical steps needed to challenge climate change.
4 signs it’s time for new software and what to do with old systems
Those that continue to use outdated software systems are under more and more pressure to implement change. ‘We’ve always done it this way’ is no longer a good enough reason to keep muddling through with antiquated software, writes Sebastian Schuon of Alasco.
LISTEN | Gecina’s Antoine Geoffroy, head of R&D and innovation
With a wealth of experience at the heart of Gecina, the €20bn French real estate company, Antoine Geoffroy dives into the challenges real estate faces in tech and the “next big revolution” for the industry.
LISTEN | Time to lead, not follow – NAR talks proptech investing
Get inside the US National Association of Realtors’ property tech ventures with Dan Weisman, director of emerging tech trends; Natasha Terinova, director of accelerator programme Reach UK; and Tyler Thompson, managing partner of its investment fund Second Century Ventures.
LISTEN | ‘Fewer but deeper’ – Hazelview’s tech investing playbook
Invaluable insight from directors Michael Tsourounis and Roger Poirier of Toronto-headquartered Hazelview Investments, exploring their dual approach to backing the right tech solutions and embedding them across the group’s portfolio.
PlaceTech Visits | 1 Triton Square by British Land
A retrofit that proves sustainability can be both cost effective and a magnet for the world’s biggest companies, 1 Triton Square is a statement in the heart of London. PlaceTech visited the site to find out how British Land and Arup slashed the building’s emissions and secured a massive pre-let from Meta along the way.
LISTEN | JLL Spark x Proptech1
What makes a property company get into tech investing? In this latest episode, Tanguy Quero, investment principal at JLL, and Kingma Ma, head of UK at venture capital firm Proptech1, join Paul Unger to delve into the relationships between venture capital firms and their property investment partners.