A brand-new ecosystem acceleration & recognition program launched in a joint venture by the Nordic PropTech associations of Denmark, Sweden, Norway, & Finland. The jury comprises industry experts from across the Nordic region, who have been selected jointly by the national associations and are altogether nestors with proven track records in real estate, finance, and tech. And here they are: The jury members and competing finalists have officially been announced, at ReCoTech Finland on November 30th.
All nominated companies are no older than 7 years old, they have a maximum of 75 employees, and they have an established presence in the Nordics. Four companies have now been selected within each of the five tracks as the most innovative and promising startups/scaleups in the Nordics. In the Spring of 2022 in Copenhagen, the first annual Nordic PropTech Awards will be awarded to Nordic-based startups with solutions that help the real estate industry create new efficiencies.
The nominees have now been boiled down to the the finalists, who were announced at the ReCoTech event in Helsinki on November 30th, 2021. The five tracks and finalists are:
Space-as-a-service: Good Monday, LifeX, NORNORM, Spotly
Property Management: Autility, Parakey, Plaace AS, Unloc
Sustainable & Healthy Buildings: ClevAir AS, Ento Labs, Envera Sverige AB (Smartvatten), IISY Oy
ConTech: COBOD International, GBuilder, Material Mapper, Modulize,
Real Estate FinTech: Legacy, CubiCasa, Fairhomes, Picadon
"We look forward to shining a light on the brightest & most innovative solutions in real estate and proptech - recognizing Nordic-oriented startups for innovative and state-of-the-art solutions that help the real estate industry create new efficiencies", he continues.
The Jury members for the Space-as-a-service track are:
- Toke Platz, Coor
- Mark Kaa Andersen, PROARK GROUP
- Jannicke Birkevold, DNB
- Anders Mjåset, Mesh Norway
- Robert Trouin, Set Up AB
- Katri Harra-Salonen, Kojamo Oyj
- Pontus Kihlman, RAPAL
The NPA finals will be held in January when each company will be pitching live to the jury within their respective track. The winner within each track will afterwards be announced in Copenhagen, at PropTech Denmarks annual event, Proptech Symposium: Real Impact.
Rapal is the Finnish market leader with SaaS solutions for workplace management, lease management and infrastructure cost management, helping professionals in the sustainable management of the built environment by providing software and data services. Rapal is part of Ørn Software, a leading Nordic software company within digital solutions for industry and real estate management. Read more at www.rapal.com.
About Ørn Software
Ørn Software is a Nordic provider of SaaS solutions enabling efficient operations and maintenance across a wide range of asset-heavy industries, including real estate, manufacturing, food & beverages, and aquaculture. The Group's software provides customers with improved insight through data-driven operations and contributes to increased efficiency and reduced costs through digitalization of rental processes, data-driven maintenance scheduling and energy optimization. Read more at www.ornsoftware.com.