Hackathon hopes to forge bond between real estate and tech

  • Transwestern Hackathon will take place in Chicago August 26-28 at the Transwestern headquarters at 200 W. Madison.
  • The free event is slated to help bring the commercial real estate industry and tech industry closer together to help leverage growth and development in the city.
  • The hackathon will host members of the real estate technology industry, architectural designers, construction firms and more to discuss the latest technology to impact real estate.

The tech scene in Chicago may not be as vibrant as San Francisco’s or Austin’s, but it’s a thriving industry that real estate industry professionals are looking to grow alongside. Transwestern recently announced a first-of-its-kind hackathon in Chicago, taking place August 26-28 at 200. W Madison, the Transwestern headquarters.