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Don't Be Afraid of Disruptive Real Estate Tech!

Date: August 16, 2018

Time:  2:30 pm - 4:00 pm ET

Price:  Free

Registration Deadline: August 16 at 11:00 am ET

Instructions will be emailed on August 14

Questions? Please contact webinar@iedconline.org


Real estate is one of the last industries to be disrupted, but now RE tech is advancing at a dizzying speed! Tech is rapidly reshaping the way corporate site selection decisions are made. Join us on Thursday, August 16, to learn what this means for economic development and how can you leverage these new technologies and tools to help your community stay on the cutting-edge of modern economic development.

What you'll learn:

• Venture capital investment in disruptive real estate tech has grown from $451 million in 2013 to $12.7 billion last year. Understand what the buzz is all about and how these new technologies are changing real estate and location decision-making.
• The MIT School of Real Estate tracks 2,300 disruptive real estate tech startups around the world. We'll review the catalysts behind this growth, which important startups you should track and what they mean for economic development.
• Disruptive technologies like AI, autonomous vehicles and sensors and IoT have also changed how companies view communities and determine where to place their next investments. We'll discuss some of the latest trends in these technologies and how they impact competitiveness.




Instructions and Technology

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• Using Desktop VoIP: A computer equipped with the following:
-- a supported sound card
-- speakers or headphones
-- a microphone (for speaking during the conference)


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• Broadband Internet connection

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