In today’s tech-driven economy, the real estate industry is taking initiative to optimize processes not only as a mean to cost cutting but in order add value to resident experience by better serving new demands and preferences of the digitally engaged customer. This has catalyzed a shift in the real estate sector that not only embraces the implementation of new digital tools and practices but also has technology built-in strategically to new developments and schemes. PropTech, a term which combines property and technology, includes innovative tech solutions that enhance real estate operations and development. There is increasing investment in this sector as new products arise, and proof of concept heightens. As stakeholders in student accommodation, coliving, hybrid hospitality and other blended typologies, The Class Academy will accelerate knowledge exchange as our community learns from real-life cases that embrace the digital shift in new and existing shared living models.