Be part of the real estate business by solving some of its main challenges, set by several major players, in the first ever PROPCON hackathon in Israel!
Property (real estate) tech and construction tech are fast growing fields, with new products and services created all the time, attracting customers and investors worldwide.
In 2019 investment in construction tech companies reached $18B, while prop tech investments grew to $4B.
In Israel, both fields are gaining momentum within the local startup ecosystem, with over 100 active companies, and a growing community of construction tech enthusiasts.
2020 is sure to be a year with even more growth, development and innovation.
This is your chance to:
Showcase your innovative ideas for solving pressing problems
Possibly get your solution picked up for further development
Take the industries into the digital age
Meet top industry players, Israeli and global
Win a prize
Enjoy cracking a challenge with the most creative minds in the business
Words from PROPCON 2020'S partners at the exposure night:
Meet the participants and challenges
20 hours of building your solution or product with industry experts
Meet the finalists, find out who the hackathon winners are, and celebrate your innovation with global industry players
Develop an algorithm that can help plan cities and neighborhoods better.
#city_planning #architecture #algorithm
Design the new generation of concrete sensors.
#sensors #materials #concrete
Develop new ways to save lives by preventing falling from height on construction sites.
#safety #construction #engineering
Develop a platform that would drive people to purchase real estate online.
#commerce #real_estate #online_purchase
PROPCON FOR TEAMS
Organize a team and develop a product from scratch.
Team members may include (but aren't limited to):
electrical engineers, programmers, software engineers & developer
Construction and real estate people
construction engineers, civil engineers, material engineers, real estate sales experts, real estate apraisors, architects
entrepreneurs, online commerce experts, business analysts in relevant fields
especially experts in UI/UX and human centered design
PROPCON FOR STARTUPS
Startups and established companies in all stages with a relevant product or service are welcome to take part.
In PROPCON for startups you will meet experts from potential clients and investors, and get insights on your product, business plan and value offer.
In each challenge 3 teams or startups are selected to participate in the final gala. In this event the finalists get to discuss their offering in front of an audience of industry clients and investors.
THE WINNERS OF EACH CHALLENGE
will get an investment from the challenge owner, or a program to get them ready for investment.
See inside the challenge pages for more details.
In addition, winners of all challenges are entitled to:
Virtual membership in WeWork Labs
Insider access (WeWork Labs content platform), Webinars, 2 in person events & 2 virtual workshops a month (pitch competitions, founder rountables)
access to our global network for global networking.
- biz dev extension office hours - 30 min a month
- Access to over 600K WeWork members through the WeWork member app
- Over $300K worth of exclusive Labs perks and discounts
5 legal consulting hours by HFN High-Tech and Real Estate teams.
Specializing and advising to both early stage startups and mature technology companies in their ongoing corporate and commercial activities as well as venture capitals, and private equity funds on investment transactions and mergers and acquisitions.
5 hours per winning startup from Deloitte's range of services: audit, tax and more.
Furthermore, Deloitte’s Head of Strategic Storytelling will host the finalists for a tailored session detailing tactical methods to deliver successful pitches.
Who can apply?
Individuals, entrepreneurs, teams, established companies, startups,
Seasoned professionals as well as students and self-tought experts
Tech people, construction and real estate people, designers and popel with a business background
For a broader list see above “Who can apply?”
What if I don't have a team?
Talk to colleagues and friends about this exciting opportunity
Find one in the Facebook group.
Come to the Exposure Event on January 2nd.
If you're having trouble finding a team, please apply alone and we'll try to help.
What is the winner selection process?
Judging in the hackathon happens in two stages. On the hackathon’s second day, 24th of January, a panel of judges will pick 3 teams from each challenge to qualify for the finals. On February 5th in a grand finale event, judging panels will score the teams and a winner for each challenge will be determined.
Registration closes 9.1.20
BLEE Hackathons are Vegan Friendly
At least 25% of the food choice in PROPCON 2020 events is vegan.