Innovation & Tech at Propel Station

What is Propel Station?


A learning programme comprised of conferences and case studies focused on energy efficient projects, flexible architecture, green buildings, smart cities and more. You will be able to attend the final of the Propel by MIPIM Startup Competition, with finalists from our Paris, Hong Kong and New York stops!


In collaboration with our closest partners, special events will be dedicated to key real estate and technology decision makers all week long. Share a special networking moment with cutting-edge companies.

Exhibition and demo zone

Network with the leaders of the whole value chain and re-invent the buildings and cities of tomorrow.
   ▪️  1 000 sqm exhibition area
   ▪️  7 500+ unique visitors
   ▪️  30% of CEOs visit Propel Station


Propel Station

Propel Station explores the most innovative solutions and practices designed to increase the value of property assets, and features a dedicated programme of conferences, case studies and exhibition area.


Join us at the Innovation headquarter in Palais 4!
Exhibiting & Networking area - Bar

Innovation programme

Innovation is dead, long live innovation!
Innovation has of course been a widely used word in the past few years. But how much are we really seeing real change in the real estate industry or just incremental pointless evolution? French PropTech leads the discussion about innovative project examples in the built environment, the challenges they faced and what the market expects to see in future.

Climate tech comes to RE's rescue
RE companies have made good progress in reducing their carbon footprints over the last years. Hear from the best examples of the industry and the unmissable technologies to achieve this goal.

Real life and practical situation stories by industry leaders. 

Be inspired by promising and innovative startups selected throughout our events in Paris, New-York and Hong Kong SAR. Come and hear their pitch and how they are tackling the world's biggest Real Estate challenges and moving the Real Estate ecosystem forward.

How to reinvent feel good places to work, meet & chill

Experience imagineering in a new era – How to reinvent feel good places to work, meet & chill

12am: CASE STUDY: BIGDATA and INNOVATION in the Real Estate Asset Management Sector
A remarkable example of achievement making the Data reliable and used by the greatest number of stakeholders as part of a collaborative Operation and Maintenance work process.

Schindler PORT 4D – an enabler of essential urban reconfiguration. A post-pandemic world striving to address climate change, population growth, exponential urbanization, worsening congestion and planning uncertainty will require a massively re-configured urban environment in order to thrive. We will discuss how Transit Management can adapt to these needs and actually drive solutions by bringing new tools to the architects of the future.with high sustainable ambitions? 

Are you a startup?

Benefit from a Demo Desk in the Propel Station, located in the -1 level of the Palais des Festivals.

Showcase your brand and products to the real estate industry, with a full access to the MIPIM conference programme and exhibition area, and an extended access to the MIPIM Online Platform for more networking!

Your team members benefit from a special rate with the Startup Pass.

Propel by MIPIM Startup Competition

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

MIPIM 2021 September Edition will host the final of the 2020 competition, after selecting finalists from the Paris, New York and Hong Kong stops.

2021 Exhibiting Companies

Why come to Propel Station?

  • Prime visibility in a real estate solutions area.
  • Influence the core stakeholders of the value chain.
  • Showcase your innovative ideas and solutions and their added value.
  • Network with the leaders of the whole value chain and re-invent the buildings and cities of tomorrow. 
  • Identify and attract business opportunities, new projects, new partners and customers.

Looking for more about Innovation & Tech?

Join us at one of the Propel by MIPIM events, where game changers shape a better built environment. Real estate and tech industries gather to tackle the latest challenges with the most innovation solutions.

Partnership opportunities

For more information on the exhibition and to learn more about the partnership packages we offer, please contact   |   ✉