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News is breaking in the built world every day. Unfortunately, without data, objectivity, or effective curation, it mostly ends up as noise. Enter the BuiltWorlds Weekly Analyst Briefings. Each week, our Analysts break down an important topic with the goal of helping our members cut through the noise and truly get the information and the context they need to drive their businesses.

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Construction Blockchain Panel: Expert Insights on Aligning Stakeholders and Protecting Plans

May 3, 2021

Blockchain technology offers digital timestamps to protect revisions of data chunks in a safe, decentralized platform. For construction, this means having all stakeholders running off the same current information with traceability for all revisions made. Blockchain ensures truth in the database due to the decentralized nature of how it’s stored, […]

Around The Network: As US Infrastructure Spending Looms, Israeli Infrastructure Construction Technology Startup, Datumate, Enters the Fray

April 28, 2021

President Joe Biden’s recently announced 2 trillion dollar national infrastructure plan has put infrastructure at the forefront of a lot of people’s minds at the moment. With that, there is a golden opportunity to make innovative infrastructure construction technology (infratech) a key element to the massive and smaller projects that […]

Construction Robotics: Innovations to Seamlessly Integrate Jobsites to BIM Workspaces

April 26, 2021

As the construction industry struggles with labor shortages, robotics is bringing construction methods into the 21st century. This Wednesday, April 28th at 10 am CT, examine real-world applications of how job sites leverage robots with input from digital BIM spaces to succeed in complex construction activities. Call led by HILTI […]

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With $2.28 Billion SPAC Deal to Take SmartRent Public, Fifth Wall Team Once Again Proves To Be in Their Own League

April 23, 2021

When we first interviewed Fifth Wall co-founder, Brendan Wallace after the launch of their first fund back in 2017 (Fifth Wall: Could this $212M real estate fund be the new norm?), Fifth Wall was the first independent venture fund focused on “Built World Tech” that we had identified that had […]

Tomorrow’s Infrastructure: Strategic Initiatives Integrating Nature & Urban Density

April 21, 2021

Earth Day 2021 & BuiltWorlds This year’s Earth Day falls on Thursday, April 22nd. Now in its sixth decade of observation, Earth Day reminds us of the impact we have on the environment. Our vision here at BuiltWorlds is to leverage emerging technology to improve the way we build and […]

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The BuiltWorlds Startup Challenge: A New Chapter, Six Years on.

April 21, 2021

This week marks the sixth anniversary of our very first BuiltWorlds Startup challenge. We are actually not sure how many Built World Startup Challenges and Demo Days we have hosted over the past six years, but the number is more than a dozen involving more than a thousand startups. We […]

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