Propel by MIPIM Startup Competition

The ultimate startup competition is back at MIPIM in Cannes! Discover and vote
for the most disruptive solutions and business models in the world of real estate. For its 7th edition,
Propel by MIPIM Startup Competition comes back with a new format!

Until 13 February - Call for startups

Startups got the opportunity to apply in 4 categories: Sustainability, Data, Investment & User Experience. Over 60 applications were received from top emerging startups from all over the world!

21 February - Contestants Selection

Our judging committee has selected the most innovative and disruptive startups: 16 semi-finalists (4 per category) will get the opportunity to compete on-stage during MIPIM! Discover the 16 chosen ones!

15-16 March - On-stage semi-finals

The selected contestants will be able to convince both the jury and the audience through a 30-minute panel discussion on stage in Cannes.

17 March - On-stage finals

The Final will spotlight the 8 running-up contestants through a series of 1 vs 1 pitch battles after which winners will be announced by The Grand Jury.

2022 Semi-finalists revealed! Vote for your favorite startup

The Propel by MIPIM Startup Competition in partnership with MetaProp reveals the most promising and innovative startups that tackles the biggest urban challenges around the world.

The jury has pre-selected 16 semi-finalists in 4 categories: Data, Investment, Sustainability and User Experience. Selected semi-finalists will pitch their ideas and business models to move the real estate ecosystem forward, during 4 sessions held at MIPIM’s Propel Station Conference Room, during which attendees and the jury will be able to vote for their favorite contestant.

Meet the Startup Competition Judging Committee

Zach Aarons
Co-Founder & General Partner


Julia Arlt
Global Digital Real Estate Leader

PWC Austria

Guillaume Bazouin
Head of Startup and Intrapreneur Programs


Aaron Block
Co-Founder & Managing Partner


Dan Hughes

Alpha Property Insight

Nicolas Kozubek
Propel by MIPIM Director

RX France

Jeanne Massa
CEO & co-founder


Tanguy Quero

JLL Spark

Discover the 2021 winners at Propel Station in Cannes!

Meet the most innovative startups tackling the world's biggest Real Estate challenges! The 4 winners from our 2021 start-up competition will be showcasing their projects and solutions at the Propel Station exhibition zone at MIPIM in Cannes.


Investment track

Equisafe is a FinTech company. It aims at reshaping capital stock management and financial information sharing by developing a multi-service platform to serve as innovative technical support to investments in the capital markets.


Data track

TOWER360 is a cloud native, big data driven, multi-app enterprise real estate Software platform with flagship modules dedicated to commercial & residential real estate asset class, providing real time and data driven insights to asset managers and investors


Sustainability track

Combining parametrically modelled Digital Twins of cities with IoT and Blockchain, Urbanetic provides software and services to digitise, optimise, finance and manage cities and infrastructure to help build a better, liveable, sustainable and high performance built environment.


User experience track

SpaceOS is an easy to use tenant experience and management software turning workspaces into digital products tenants love by making daily activities faster and more efficient. Resource booking, payments, food ordering, facility support blend seamlessly into daily workflows and come with a great user experience.

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