29.10.20 / 14:30 - 19.00 IST /

Flagship Virtual Event

Built world technology & digital transformation for property leaders, tech and partners

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Welcome to

BWT India Virtual

BWT India is the country's world-class built world technology event - covering PropTech, ConTech and WorkTech.

Our mission is to accelerate the digital transformation of the built world - connecting real estate, construction and workplace leaders to innovation, technology and opportunity.

BWT India is part of SPACE+

You can attend BWT India Virtual by Joining SPACE+ or buying a one-off event pass.


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Cloud native Architecture and Interior design software

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Energy efficiency and predictive maintenance


Draft Program (Under development, speakers under invitation)

14:30 / Networking Area
Login-in & 1:1 Pre-Scheduled Video Meetings
14:50 / WELCOME
Opening Remarks
Rob Marten, Co-Founder, SPACE+
Repairing disconnect between humans and the built world


For too long the property industry haa operated as a product industry. But change is here, and it’s happening rapidly. Are we beginning to repair the disconnect between humans and the built world? And what does the future of these industries look like?  

Sid Yog, Chairman, The Xander Group

15:20 / Networking Area
Pre-Scheduled 1:1 Video Meetings

Tech-Enabled Real Estate - The promises and pitfalls of PropTech

The adoption of technology in Real Estate is now mainstream. But true transformation is painful. It brings leadership challenges and - in some cases - whole-of-company repositioning.  At BWT India, our keynote panel discuss the transition to 'tech-enabled Real Estate'.

Anshul Jain, MD, SE Asia & India, Cushman & Wakefield

Pavitra Shankar, Executive Director, Brigade Enterprises

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Jitu Virwani, Chairman & CEO, Embassy Group (invited)

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Vinod Rohira, CEO, Mindspac

16:10 / Networking Area
Pre-scheduled 1:1 Video Meetings

Big Data in Construction - The next big thing or over-hyped?

Construction companies, some say, should prioritise investment based on areas where AI and Big Data have the biggest impact. Early movers are already setting the direction of the industry. At BWT Asia we examine which areas of construction AI can add the most value.

Praveen Tomy, APAC Head, Autodesk Construction Cloud

Digital Transformation & Change Management - How to lead change

People don't like change. In this new era of digital Real Estate, leaders need to understand the obstacles to transformation and plot a course beyond. At BWT India Nirupa Shankar shares her experiences of leading digital transformation.


Invited speaker:

Nirupa Shankar, Executive Director, Brigade Group

Indian PropTech going Global- How to break America

As the India PropTech market matures, the next step is to break new markets. South East Asia makes sense. But what about North America? What are the routes in? And what does demand look like?


Invited speaker:

KP Reddy, Founder, Shadow Ventures

Harnessing Big Data - What does the opportunity look like? And how close are we?


The digitization of the data points from a global $15 Trillion Dollar Industry is  an opportunity at unprecedented scale. At BWT India, Adam Stanley gives a snapshot of the whet the future could look like. 

Invited speaker:

Adam L. Stanley, CIO & Chief Digital Officer, Cushman & Wakefield

The evolution of CRE leadership - Half the space, double the experience!


The pendulum has swung to experience curation. But how do you measure workplace experience? At BWT India we look at views on the new role of the CRE Leader in a challenging environment of blended CRE, HR and IT.

Invited speaker:

Sheridan Perkins, Global Head Workplace, Standard Chartered Bank


Connected Construction - How to enhance productivity through ConTech innovations

The construction industry still lags behind as one of the least digitised sectors, however, this is starting to change. Our discussion group assesses how to adapt quicker to counter efficiency and productivity challenges and keep up in the race for innovation.


Landlords on Tech - Future Proofing properties and portfolios

Technology has created a competitive advantage. So what are the new demands of occupiers, the transaction-management of the future, and the next wave of built world technology.



Invited Co-Hosts:

Sushil Sayal, CEO, Bharti Realty

Neha Hiranandani, Director, House of Hiranandani

Vinod Rohira, CEO, Mindspace Business Parks

Ankit Samdariya, CEO, The Hive

Sid Menda, Founder & Vice Chairman, CoWrks

Sanjay Dutt, CEO, Tata Housing Development

Kalpesh Mehta, Co-Founder, Housr

Rajneesh​ Mahajan, CEO, Inorbit Malls

Ashish Shah, COO, Radius Developers

Ryan Bennet, CWeO, WeWork India

VC & Family Office Investment - Is SaaSification of the real estate vertical the most attractive play?


SaaS in real estate vertical is one of the untapped markets for PropTech. Is this the most exciting white space for venture investors? Or is there something else that catches the eye? 

Invited Co-Hosts:

Anuj Nangpal, APAC Lead, JLL Spark

Samir Kumar, MD, Inventus India

Abhishek Goenka, CEO, CoWrks & Menda Family Office

Yash Gupta, Founder, BlueSky Ventures

Tech-Enabled Brokerage - Brokerage is dead, long live brokerage!


IThe rise of tech-enabled brokerage is meteoric. Many real estate brokers see this as a threat. But the smart ones see it as an opportunity. At BWT India, leading brokers discuss the new world of tech-enaled brokerage.

Invited Host:

Vincent Lottofier, Founder, Co-Working Future

Invited Co-Hosts:

Anuj Puri, Chairman, Anarock

Anshul Jain, Country Head & MD India, Cushman & Wakefield

Ramesh Nair, CEO & Country Head India, JLL

Anshuman Magazine, Chairman & CEO - India, SE Asia, Middle East & Africa, CBRE

Shishir Baijal, Chairman & Managing Director, India, Knight Frank

Anuraj Mathur, CEO, India, Savills

Space as a Service - What do occupiers really want?

Business don’t want offices. They want successful employees. Space-as-a-Service is about helping to maximise that success. At BWT India, enterprise occupiers, flex operators and tech companies get to the bottom of what is really in demand.

Invited Co-Hosts:

Dinesh Malkani, CEO, Smarten Spaces

Arun Shetty, Country Head - Corporate Real Estate, HSBC

James McCormick, Director, Real Estate, Google

Sumeet Anand, Global Infrastructure & Logistics Ledare, Genpact

Venkat Neelakantan, VP & HEad of RE Services, India & APAC, Capgemini

17:30 / Networking Area
Pre-scheduled 1:1 Video Meetings

Innovation Contest - The Grand Final

After making it through the preliminaries and the Semi-Finals, our four finalists pitch to the BWT Chief Judges and audience. 

After Facilio's success in 2019, who will be crowded the 2020 Champion?

Host: Wolfgang Modderegger, Founder, BUILTWORLD


Garima Bharadwaj, Co-Founder, Enlite Research

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Nikhil Kumar, Co-Founder, Infurnia


Yash Patel, Co-Founder, Tiecon Developers


Rohith Palleria, Co-Founder, Zodhya

18:20 / Networking Area
1:1 Pre-Scheduled Video Meetings

18:30 / Keynote

Closing Keynote - Fifth Wall and India - one year on

Fifth Wall is the first and largest venture capital firm advising corporates on, and investing in, Built World technology. Michael New is the Chief of Staff at Fifth Wall and the company’s longest-tenured employee, joining the firm upon its inception in 2016. Michael is from Washington, DC, graduated from Harvard University with a degree in economics, and currently lives and works in Los Angeles.


A year on from their inaugural keynote, Michael joins us to share Fifth Wall’s key learnings over the past 12 months and where the firm sees opportunity in PropTech in India.


Michael New, Chief of Staff, Fifth Wall

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