Demystifying Proptech in Commercial Real Estate

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Leo Lo, Founder of and Melon Proptech

He is a trailblazer in the PropTech industry, especially with developing potential applications of blockchain in the real estate sector. He is actively forging partnerships with PropTech companies in Asia, US and Europe with the aim to deliver collaborative innovation to the real estate industry. Leo is frequently invited as a speaker to seminars / conferences and actively contributes to articles on PropTech innovations. Leo is also the recipient of the Excellent Young Achiever of the Year 2016 RICS Award.

Paul Chen, Director with RealFoundations. Honorary Secretary of the CRECCHKI and the International Blockchain Real Estate Association Hong Kong

Chapter Chair.

Paul has over 20 years of experience within the real estate industry in North America and Asia Pacific, with focus on business transformation, operating model optimization, performance management, technology strategy, and investment/asset management technology solutions. He has worked with global investors, asset managers, operators and developers to build sustainable profitability and scalability for his clients' operating platforms.

Featured Startups

Presented by Chester Leung, Co-Founder





Presented by Eric Satzger, CEO & Co-Founder

Property Seeding

Presented by Leo Lo, Co-Founder

Blockchain, AI, deep learning, cryptocurrency, big data, augmented reality! Disruptive tech is already making an impact in industries such as finance, insurance and healthcare. But what does it mean for real estate?

PropTech = Property + Technology
Industry experts have predicted that technology and the new wave of innovation is set to impact the real estate industry. Real estate professionals need to be aware of these trends and the potential impact to their business models and competitiveness. This session is aimed at both real estate professionals and technology enthusiasts.

​The session provided on overview of the latest PropTech trends, featured three HK tech startups focused on real estate, and concluded with a collaborative work session, where session attendees worked in small groups, brainstormed on their real estate tech idea and did their two-minute pitch.

Event Details

22 June, 2017 (Thursday)

12pm to 2pm


RICS Office, Hopewell Centre,
​Room 3707-09, 183 Queen’s Road East, Wanchai,

Hong Kong


RICS, APREA and CRECCHKI members: Free
All others: HK$150 (pay at the door)

Other Details:
Sandwiches will be provided
Session to be conducted in English



Registration and networking


Update on PropTech trends around the world


3-minute pitch from HK Startups in the real estate space


Panel discussion: how technology could impact the way we transact and manage real estate


Closing and networking

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