Using data for insights and solutions

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The challenge

Using data for insights and solutions

We have access to various datasets, such as linkedin data to better understand where the employees come from (which companies, universities, etc.), or a dataset with information about the energy labels of all office buildings. This can be very interesting for our customers, but we are sometimes still looking for the right 'product' or 'approach' for this. What matters are of interest to our customers? Can we combine datasets together? can we offer a product?

The main question is: How can we use or combine these datasets to provide the best insights and solutions for this client?

The why

Why is this challenge important?

CBRE is market leader in commercial real estate. We use our knowledge and data-driven insights to offer the best advice to our clients. With our tools and expertise, we empower occupiers and owners to anticipate opportunities and execute successful and sustainable real estate and workplace strategies.

Datadriven advice is the future. Making use of different datasets can provide insight into different topics (such as sustainability, construction quality, talent reports, office market, etc.) and makes CBRE distinctive.

The solution

What outcome are we looking for?

A way to use and combine the data. This can be an approach, a process, new tools, or other innovative ideas to make the use of data more effective.


What do we expect from the participants?

Creative, out of the box thinking.


We are looking for:
Students in architecture, real estate, data science, computer science/engineering, market analysis, economics and business


  • Gain experience
  • Enhance your CV
  • Connect with like-minded people
  • Receive a certificate of participation

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About us


Our mission is to realize the potential of our clients, professionals and partners by building the real estate solutions of the future. From instilling confidence in today’s decisions to re-imagining tomorrow’s spaces, we thrive in complex and ever-changing environments. With deep market knowledge, superior data and proprietary technology, our multi-dimensional perspective helps you use real estate to transform your business and find greater success.

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