Your startup at EXPO REAL 2019 in Munich!

Are you an up-and-coming, creative technology startup that wants to profoundly change the processes and procedures in the BUILTWORLD with your ideas and products? Then we’re looking for you to participate in our Innovation Contest 2019!


Pitch your startup at EXPO REAL in October 2019

Be part of the fair and win a workspace

Reach an audience of 45,000 key decision makers

Network with industry leading experts and investors

What Startups Say

Dan Gildoni
CEO & Co-Founder at Placense
»Joining the Real Estate Innovation Network was a major factor in Placense’s growth. Our ability to stand out and present our new vision to the most relevant people in the industry would have been a mission impossible without them. Joining REIN is a necessity for any proptech startup.«

Chakra Banerjee
CEO at Tower360
»The Real Estate Innovation Network provides a fantastic opportunity for startups to showcase their technology. Tower360 has received a significant boost to media coverage and our client pipeline within weeks.«

Mikus Opelts
CEO at Giraffe360
»Innovation Contest was a massive opportunity and exposure for Giraffe360. We had a chance to get in front of industry leading companies from all Europe and at EXPO REAL where we did over 250 product demos over 2 days. Extremely productive and valuable contest!«

Interested in exhibiting at EXPO REAL?

Please visit for more information in order to secure a workspace at the Tech Alley in the Innovation Forum.



Expo Real


International Trade Fair for Property and Investment

October 7 – 9, 2019 | Messe München


Discuss with Experts

Discuss digital innovation at all stages of a property’s life cycle on the stage with experts from different real estate sectors. The future of the BUILTWORLD is at the heart of our discussions; from how the workplace will change to discussions on whether digital buildings are better investments – we have it all covered.

Connect with new Customers

The Tech Alley – your chance to present your startup at EXPO REAL 2019. To join our Tech Alley you must apply to our Innovation Contest – the finalists will join the Innovation Forum at EXPO REAL for free. Receive a workspace and win a pitch in front of 45,000 professionals and investors. The Tech Alley is buzzing with innovation and life – it is a must-visit for networking.

Pitch your idea live on stage

The perfect kick-off for your idea: at the Contest Finals, startups are live on stage for short elevator pitches. You present your ideas to an international specialist audience from the real estate sector and a high-calibre, international jury. Startups will first be selected by a jury among all applicants during the PrePitch in London.


07. January 2019

Startup Scouting & Application

23. March 2019

End of Application period and start of Evaluating

15. - 16. May 2019

PrePitch in London

07. - 09. October 2019

EXPO REAL 2019 in Munich

Conditions of Participation

  • Companies must not be older than 5 years and they must demonstrate growth development.
  • The participating startups must offer a software and/or a hardware that provides a solution to the BUILTWORLD.
  • The company’s product must be placed into one of the following categories: Plan & Build, Manage & Operate, Valuation & Market Research, Investing & Financing, Market, Next City Solutions.
  • Over 50 % of the participating startup must be privately owned, in other words, belong to an individual person or the founders (100 % for sole proprietorship).
  • The startup’s turnover from the previous business year must be lower than 10 million euros.
  • The company’s current valuation must be lower than 30 million euros.
  • Winners of the Real Estate Innovation Contest 2017 and 2018 cannot apply for a new award.


Supported by

Partners of BUILTWORLD Innovation