2016 Realogy FWD Innovation Summit
The 4th annual Realogy FWD Innovation Summit (#RealogyFWD) will take place on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at Realogy’s headquarters in Madison, New Jersey. Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY) is a global leader in real estate franchising and provider of real estate brokerage, relocation and settlement services.
Inman is the exclusive broadcast partner of the 2016 Realogy FWD Innovation Summit. The event will be livestreamed and available as a replay at this link: www.inman.com/RealogyFWD16/.
The FWD event features 15 emerging technology companies in a live competition to be named the most innovative technology product or service designed for the real estate industry. The winner of this year’s FWD event will receive a $25,000 cash prize as well as a coveted placement in the ZapStoreSM, an innovative app and service marketplace that is directly integrated within the Realogy Franchise Group’s proprietary Zap® platform for its affiliated brokers and sales professionals.
FWD Live Stream Schedule – Tuesday June 21
(All Times Eastern)
Welcome – Alex Perriello
President & CEO, Realogy Franchise Group
Remarks – Richard Smith
Chairman, CEO & President, Realogy Holdings Corp.
Introduction of Judges & Emcee – Sherry Chris
President & CEO, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate
Format and Audience Participation – Brian Boero, 1000watt
Round 1 Demos
Toor – A modern scheduling tool and lockbox that interact to seamlessly connect buyers, sellers and agents all in one place.
Ask Doss – An artificial intelligence-powered real estate advisor designed for real estate professionals with a voice-controlled natural language interface.
Loft47 – Provides a digital solution for outsourced transaction processing services and accounting support for real estate brokerages.
Riley – Provides real estate professionals with a 24/7 concierge team that responds to leads via text message in under two minutes.
New Story – A fully transparent charitable giving platform that funds life-saving homes, transforming slums into sustainable communities.
Round 2 Demos
HipPocket – A communications platform with a suite of products to create collaboration networks for real estate agents, brokerages and industry associations.
Relola – A search portal that gives agents a platform to demonstrate their expertise and connect with buyers and sellers by providing property previews for the listings of other agents.
CallAction – A mobile web application to automate the tracking and engagement of inbound calls across all marketing channels.
Skyler360 – An artificial intelligence-powered lead management and follow-up software platform.
Millie – Provides military families with information and on-the-ground support to ease the stress when it’s time for their next move or permanent change of station (PCS).
Break – FWD will be offline during lunch and networking.
Live stream webcast to resume in approximately 90 minutes.
Round 3 Demos
Roofshoot – A video app customized for real estate agents to create, edit, upload and publish property tours, community and agent profiles in a guided format that makes it simple.
Quikshow – A mobile app that allows real estate professionals to post a showing opportunity and have other available, nearby agents bid to show the property to their clients.
Preclose – A mobile-first transaction management app, designed to simplify the way agents manage closings and turn clients into advocates.
Gabriel – Automates client appreciation and retention through personalized follow-ups with gifts and cards.
First – Uses predictive analytics and big data to unearth actionable insights for real estate professionals to identify their best potential clients from within their existing network.
Brian Boero and Alex Perriello discussion
3 medalists announced, in-room voting
FWD winner announced