Challenge Resources

Challenge Problem Sets and Categories

Challenge Timeline

  • 02/01/2022 - Carbon Net Zero Challenge Launch

  • 02/01/2022 - Start of PropTech Challenge Submission Period

  • 03/25/2022 - End of PropTech Challenge Submission Deadline (extended from 03/18)

  • 04/06/2022 - Finalist Announcement

  • 04/19/2022 - Demo Day (Live and Virtual Event)

* Dates are subject to change / All times reflected are Eastern USA

Submission Forms and Requirements
(Submissions are Closed)

Register for the Getting to Carbon Net Zero Challenge on the PropTech Challenge Website.  Please use the specific submission form associated with each respective problem set.  Create or update functioning software that solves a problem for real estate owners, managers, and developers in one of the respective categories which can be found using the respective links below:

Judging Criteria

A judging panel comprised of respective REBNY Technology sub-committee members will review all submissions to determine the finalists in each challenge category. This seven-member panel of industry leaders with relevant expertise will be responsible for judging all submissions. Each entry will be judged according to the following criteria:

  • Value to Industry / Solves Existing Problems

  • Benefit to Achieve Carbon Net Zero

  • Innovation / Creativity / Originality

  • Practical Implementation

  • Quality of Submission Materials