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We’re excited to review your application to the first collective open innovation initiative in the facility management industry for startups from all over the world and promoted by the Global Alliance of Facility Management Innovators.

We offer a corporate pilot program to startups in an advanced maturity phase that are looking to enter the facility management sector with ready-to-go-to- market solutions. Our goal is to fine-tune promising solutions from any industry and promote them in the FM sector.

The deadline to apply is midnight CET on April 30th, 2020

The application is also available in Spanish via the link →  Applications Spanish

Eligibility criteria

In order to apply your startup must:

  • Be a mature/post-revenue-stage company with a tested solution in the market;
  • Looking to scale and grow your existing business;
  • Have a consolidated team;
  • Be ready to scale your offer to facility management industry corporations with little or no adaption;
  • Address at least one of the referred challenges for the FM Industry: Cleaning, Maintenance, Energy & Sustainability, Security & Access Control, Food Services, Inclusion & Diversity, and/or Workplace & FM;

Important dates

We will send you the dates via email with your application confirmation

Applications open:

Decisions Notice:

Induction Day*:

Pilot Winner Announcement:

Pilot starts:

Feb 24th – April 24th

Apr 30th

May 14th

May 21st

June 1st

* Pitch Event Day in Barcelona (travelling and accommodation expenses for 1 persona and 1 night will be paid for).

Note: If you have any questions, you can read more information in the FAQ-section of our website. You can also reach out to info@buildings4people.com at any time.