Startup competition

Pitch your concept that tackles the real estate sector!

For the fifth year, the MIPIM Startup Competition, in partnership with global real estate tech partner MetaProp NYC, will reveal the most promising and innovative startups that tackle the biggest urban challenges around the world.

The MIPIM Startup Competition 2020 edition will stop by 3 cities: Paris during MIPIM PropTech Europe (1-2 July 2019), New York during MIPIM PropTech New York (12-13 November 2019) and Hong Kong during MIPIM Asia (25 to 27 November 2019) major international hubs for PropTech, where the selected startups will pitch their ideas and business models to move the real estate ecosystem forward.

║ MIPIM Startup Competition 2020 edition

    Opening of application:
    15 April 2019

    Applications deadline:
    26 May 2019

    Competition:
    1st July 2019

    Winners of the Paris stop

We make managing spaces simple

Smart points connect smart buildings to their cities

    Thank you for your innovative minds!

AI-driven solution that makes buildings self-driving, healthy & green

hello energy! Engage tenants with energy and sustainability!

HomeBeat.Live - the digital platform for apartment buildings

Pinql solves the big rental headache for tenants and landlords

    Opening of application:
    15 April 2019

    Applications deadline:
    13 October 2019

    Competition:
     12 or 13 November 2019

The MIPIM Startup Competition and PropTech Challenge are joining forces to expand the global reach. This year only at MIPIM PropTech NYC there will be two categories and cash prizes.

    Operation & Maintenance category ranking

First Place

Second Place

Third Place

    Brokerage category ranking

First Place

Second Place

Third Place

    Blockchain category ranking

First Place

Second Place

Third Place

    Architecture Engineering Construction & Development category ranking

First Place

Second Place

Third Place

Winners’ Prizes in NYC

Operations & Maintenance and IoT categories
    ✔  
1st Prize : $12 500
    ✔  2nd Prize : $4 000
    ✔  3rd Prize : $1 000

Blockchain and AEC categories
    ✔  
1st Prize : $5 000
    ✔  2nd Prize : $2 000
    ✔  3rd Prize : $1 000

    Opening of application:
    9 September 2019

    Applications deadline::
     20 October 2019

    Competition:
     26 and 27 November 2019

    Announcement of winners and prize-giving:
    11 March 2020

║ 2019 Winners

1st Place
Spaceti

2nd Place
Tatami

3rd Place
OnTarget

2019 winners' awards ceremony

║ Selecting committee

Aaron Block

Co-Founder & MD

MetaProp NYC

Dan Hugues

Founder

LIQUID REI'

Sandy Jacolow

Chief Information Officer

Meridian Capital Group

Nicolas Kozubek

MIPIM PropTech Director

Reed Midem

║ The competition

The Startup Competition is made of 3 stops: 1st stop in Paris during MIPIM PropTech Europe 2019, 2nd stop in New York during MIPIM PropTech New York 2019, and 3rd stop in Hong Kong during MIPIM Asia 2019.

A selecting committee will review all online applications for each stop and will pre-select 6 startups for their capacity to answer real estate challenges and needs. For each stop, the 6 startups pre-selected will pitch their project in front of an audience and a local jury who will select 2 finalists.

The 2 selected finalists in each city will be in the fast-lane to join the Finals at MIPIM 2020

☑   The ability to respond to a need in the real estate industry

☑   The quality and scalability of the technical innovation

☑   The ability to be profitable on a global level

For the 6 selected startup of each city

☑   Pitching opportunity at the local event (MIPIM PropTech Europe, MIPIM PropTech New York, MIPIM Asia)

☑   Coaching before and during the local event

☑   Access to key decision makers who attend the local event

☑   Visibility on all MIPIM communication and local event*

☑   Authorisation to mention their MIPIM Startup Competition recognition in their promotional activities

☑  For the selected startups of the Paris and New York stop:
    - 1 startup co-working space at the local event (MIPIM PropTech           Europe, MIPIM PropTech New York) which includes:
    - Two (2) Tickets with access for both days
    - Desk + 2 chairs
    - Signage with your start-up’s name
    - Free listing and access to the event’s online database to help you prepare and organise meetings and network
    - Free Wifi
    - Access to 2 full days of conferences & sessions


☑   For the selected startups of the Hong Kong Stop:
        - Two (2) Tickets for local event (MIPIM PropTech Europe, MIPIM PropTech New York, MIPIM Asia)

For the 2 finalists of each city

    ☑   Two (2) free passes for MIPIM 2020

    ☑   Pitching opportunity at MIPIM 2020

    ☑   Three (3) hours of personalised coaching from MetaProp NYC founders

    ☑   Direct access to key decision makers via MIPIM online database

    ☑   Visibility on all MIPIM communication and local event*

    ☑   Five (5) pre-booked meetings with VCs and/or accelerators

*A 75K€ value of media coverage including: MIPIM websites, online programme planner, newsletters, press releases, official printed programme, onsite signage, MIPIM magazines, social media

    1st place

☑   Three (3) free passes to MIPIM PropTech Europe 2020, MIPIM PropTech New York 2020, MIPIM Asia 2020

☑   Free business corner in the Innovation Forum at MIPIM 2021 (includes four (4) free passes)

☑   Brand exposure : visibility in MIPIM 2020 communication tools*

☑   Coaching before and during MIPIM 2020

☑   Global access to the VIPs of the Real Estate industry via the MIPIM Online Database

☑   Automatic selection as a finalist for MetaProp NYC 2020 real estate technology accelerator program

    2nd place

☑   Two (2) free passes to MIPIM PropTech Europe 2020, MIPIM PropTech New York 2020, MIPIM Asia 2020

☑   Two (2) free passes to MIPIM 2021

☑   Brand exposure : visibility in MIPIM 2020 communication tools*

☑   Coaching before and during MIPIM 2020

☑   Global access to the VIPs of the Real Estate industry via the MIPIM Online Database

    3rd place

☑   One (1) free pass to MIPIM PropTech Europe 2020, MIPIM PropTech New York 2020, MIPIM Asia 2020

☑   One (1) free pass to MIPIM 2021

☑   Brand exposure : visibility in MIPIM 2020 communication tools*

☑   Coaching before and during MIPIM 2020

☑   Global access to the VIPs of the Real Estate industry via the MIPIM Online Database

*A 75K€ value of media coverage including: MIPIM websites, online programme planner, newsletters, press releases, official printed programme, onsite signage, MIPIM magazines, social media

║Application Process

    Networking

Save time and money on acquisition of customers, business partners, and investors, incubators / accelerators.

    Business

Get feedback on your business model from powerful decision-makers.

    Local and international reach

Free visibility among the real estate industry & leading media.

    Coaching

Receive free personalised coaching to prepare your pitch. Get feedback from an international innovation agency to close the gap with your potential partners.

    To enter the MIPIM STARTUP COMPETITION categories, startups must :

☑   Provide a solution for the real estate industry: they must demonstrate their capacity to move the real estate ecosystem forward with an innovative business model, technology, service or content experience

☑   Be created after 2014

☑   Already have revenue, less than €2M

☑   Have less than 20 employees

☑   Be business-ready (already launched or in beta)

☑   Be independent

☑   Be genuinely original and innovative, with international viability

☑   Demonstrate a business impact for potential partners & MIPIM attendees

☑   Be able to send representatives to attend each local event (in Paris during MIPIM PropTech Europe 2019, in New York during MIPIM PropTech New York 2019, in Hong Kong during MIPIM Asia 2019)

☑   Be able to send representatives to attend MIPIM 2020 in Cannes if selected as finalist to pitch at the finals

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Contact

Maud Chevalier, Senior Conferences Manager
maud.chevalier@reedmidem.com
Direct line: +33 1 79 71 9644 | Mobile: +33 6 22 32 8832

║Sponsors and Partners

Global Real Estate Tech Partner

METAPROP NYC

Global Partner

UNION INVESTMENT

Sponsor of the New York Stop

ESTDIL SECURED

Sponsor of the New York Stop

NYSERDSA

Partner of the New York Stop

PropTech Challenge