Real Estate Technology Council “Shark Tank” Competition
The ULI Boston/New England Technology Council brings a program unlike any other. Four emerging real estate technology companies will be vying for the Sharks’ support as they pitch their disruptive products to real estate veterans.
Introductions: Dr. Andrea Chegut, Director, MIT Real Estate Innovation Lab
Dr. Andrea Chegut is a Research Scientist at MIT that uncovers innovation in the built environment. She is the Co-Founder and Director of the Real Estate Innovation Lab which is an interdisciplinary team that identifies built environment innovative products, processes and technologies and their financial and economic impact. Andrea is also a Co-Founder and the Head of Research for DesignX, an entrepreneurial accelerator for new student and faculty ventures from MIT’s School of Architecture and Planning that focuses on design, cities and the built environment. In addition to research, Andrea teaches classes on innovation, corporate finance, and entrepreneurship at MIT. Andrea did her PhD in financial economics and has worked at the intersection of innovation, urban economics and real estate for over a decade.
Sara Cassidy- Director, AEW, Minta Kay- Partner, Goodwin, Ed Marsteiner- Partner, National Development
Moderator: Dave Miller, WiredScore, RETC Program Chair
Dave has helped to grow companies in the CRE tech space for the last 5 years. Currently managing Boston for WiredScore, Dave helps landlords and developers understand and optimize connectivity for a better tenant experience and ROI. Dave is the program chair for the ULI Technology Council is always exploring new ways that technology can push limits of commercial real estate.
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