POINT OF VIEW


CEMEX Ventures is thrilled to announce the last, but not least, stage of our second external challenge. The 2018 Construction Startup Competition is reaching its most exciting part, the #CXVPitchDay, when the 7 most promising startups across the world will pitch their projects to a qualified jury.

During the competition, projects from more than 45 countries have applied, highlighted among them are Mexico, India, United States, Israel, or the United Kingdom. In addition to these locations, our finalists come from Egypt, Singapore, Colombia, and Holland. The selected startups are focused on:

  • AI crowd-sourced platform for smart cities. (Mexico)
  • Bidding platform for subcontractors. (Colombia)
  • Digital twin models for cities. (United States)
  • Productivity management tool for the construction site. (United States)
  • Big data for procurement, and BD. (Singapore)
  • As-built BIM verification tool. (Holland)
  • CAD to BIM enabler. (Egypt)

We are honored to present Igor Tasic as Guest Speaker. Igor Tasic is the founder and CEO at Startup Europe Week in partnership with the European Commission, member of the World Economic Forum’s Digital Leaders Network, and advisor in multiple acceleration programs.

The jury will be integrated by personalities of very multidisciplinary profiles. All of them have great industry and functional backgrounds. These successful leaders combine construction, technology, innovation, and entrepreneurship knowledge to give the first guidelines for these startups.

2018 Construction Startup Competition is close to its end, but explore which startups can potentially be part of CEMEX Ventures’ investment portfolio. Meet our finalists, and stay in the loop through our social networks!

Are you ready to live the experience of leading the construction revolution?