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If you are a start-up organization with a vision and ability to disrupt the traditional rules of real estate and offer solutions to ensure sustainable operational efficiency throughout the value chain, don’t hold back. Be a part of India’s biggest ‘PropTech’ revolution by partnering with NASSCOM, the most profound apex body supporting the innovation ecosystem in India and CBRE, the world’s largest real estate consulting organization.

Please note, any employee of CBRE and NASSCOM or their immediate family is not eligible to be a part of this challenge.

A vision and commitment to propel a change in the industry weighs much more on the measuring scale than winning a prize. This PropTech challenge provides you with a platform to present and showcase your idea to a set of renowned industry experts and win a chance to connect with investors, domain leaders along with being a part of the NASSCOM 10,000 Startups ecosystem.
No, there aren’t. The only requisite is your zeal to disrupt the real estate industry with the idea.

It’s simple. Just fill up a form with your company information and submit a preliminary pitch presentation detailing your innovative idea under the following segments:

REAL ESTATE FinTech: Solutions that infuse technology and innovation into the real estate business (Eg: AI, Blockchain, Analytics). Solutions that simplify decision making and ensures high security, transparency and visual interactions in real estate transactions

SUSTAINABILITY: Environmentally sustainable solutions for the real estate industry (Smart Buildings, Energy Performance, Green Buildings etc). Eco friendly solutions that adopt greener and cleaner measures in improving real estate industry’s impact on environment.

AGILITY AND EFFICIENCY in Real Estate: Solutions that improve processes and business efficiency across the real estate sector (Virtual Reality, Internet of Things solutions etc.). Agile solutions that can quickly reconfigure the business and support functions with an eye toward value-creation and value-protection opportunities

MADE FOR INDIA: Solutions that are tailor made for the Indian real estate sector. Solutions that bridges the gap in the Indian real estate market and enables India to become a global realty giant.

Any start-up catering to smart technology solution for the Real Estate sector, that falls under the aforementioned categories is eligible to apply

The challenge has been divided into three integral stages. Each stage will bring together a line of renowned industry stalwarts with domain experts in the field of ‘PropTech’ to assess your solution for feasibility, adoption, innovation, among others.

Stage I: A special team from NASSCOM & CBRE along with domain experts will select the TOP 25 applicants who will move towards Stage II

Stage II: (Selection of Top 10) – A special team of experts from NASSCOM & CBRE along with domain experts will select the TOP 10 applicants who will move towards Stage III

Stage III: (Selection of Top 3) – TOP 10 applicants who reach this stage will pitch the idea to our Star Panel of industry stalwarts. Top three winners will be declared by the biggest names in the property technology sector/ domain.

You can submit your entry. Preference will be given to registered start-ups, but our selection committee will evaluate and verify all entries.
You will be required to reinitiate the form submission process
Any additional information can be added towards the end of your pitch presentation as annexures.
Your idea will undergo an evaluation process involving 3 integral stages. Each stage will bring together a line of renowned industry stalwarts along with domain experts in the field of ‘PropTech’ to assess your solution for feasibility, adoption, innovation, among others
You will be notified by email on your selection.
If selected, you will be informed over mail regarding all the requirements.
We will ensure that your idea is not disclosed to any of the participants and it will be made public only towards the final leg of the challenge. Our evaluators, mentors, and Judges are bound by strict confidentiality clauses which will ensure the safety of your details.
You will be approached to come and present your idea to a panel of jury members at an extravagant event. Basis the pitch presentation, top 3 winners will be finalized.
If you do not find your question in the list above, please contact our team at disruptechsupport@cbre.com