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Aug 19, 2020

The participation of ConTech startups increases by 30%, making it the biggest Competition in the construction industry

The application phase for the Construction Startup Competition 2020 has now closed and it is time  to analyse the participants and decide on this year’s winners. The winning startups will become the protagonists of the Global Pitchday, where they will have the chance to showcase their solution to a jury, which will be formed by […][...]

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Jul 23, 2020

What are the requirements for winning Construction Startup Competition 2020?

Check the requirements needed to be a winner and get a step closer to leading the construction revolution. The search for startups looking to change the construction industry as we know it is ON! For the past weeks CEMEX Ventures, Ferrovial, Hilti, VINCI Group´s Leonard and NOVA by Saint-Gobain have been actively searching for entrepreneurs […][...]

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Jul 21, 2020

CEMEX Ventures: Construction Startup Competition is our prime event of the year!

We interviewed our very own Gonzalo Galindo, Head of CEMEX Ventures, prior to the closing of the application phase of Construction Startup Competition 2020. Gonzalo, who has worked for CEMEX for the past two decades, recognizes our parent company´s innovation efforts since early in the 1990s. Yet with the creation of CEMEX Ventures, CEMEX´s open […][...]

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Jul 20, 2020

Rebartek: “construction startups are the ones that are going to change the industry”

Rebartek is a Norwegian construction startup that prefabricates rebar cages and aims to become a one-stop shop in order to solve all the rebar pains. The winners of Construction Startup Competition 2019 aim to have their mobile factory ready by 2022 so they can serve clients in multiple markets. In this interview with Max Trommer, […][...]

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Jul 15, 2020

IPSUM: “This competition is the place to be!”

It´s been three years since IPSUM was proclaimed the winner of Construction Startup Competition 2017. In this interview with Franco Giaquinto, IPSUM´s Co-founder and CEO, he reminisces on his participation on the first edition of the competition and invites all Contech startups to apply and join this year´s call. Like he says, it is indeed […][...]

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