Attending the CREtech New York Conference on October 16-17, 2019?

Don’t miss Travis Putnam, Managing Partner at Navitas Capital moderate the session, “How AI is Creating Property Value Today,” on the Innovation Stage at CREtech New York. Travis, alongside 3 portfolio companies: Matterport, Gridium and MeetElise will share the experiences of utilizing AI to create value for customers.

Our team at CREtech recently caught up with Putnam to learn more about his role and his vision for the commercial real estate tech sector.

What were you doing prior to your current role and why did you decide to enter the commercial real estate tech industry?

Travis Putnam: I launched Navitas in 2011 as first VC fund dedicated to tech for real estate and construction. I was an owner/operator/manager of multifamily properties with portfolio with 8k units.

Describe your role at your company and what your day-to-day looks like?

TP: Managing Partner

What are you most excited about that your company is currently doing in the commercial real estate tech sector?

TP: Helping fund & build great start-ups!

What is the most important trend you are paying attention to today in commercial real estate tech?

TP: AI & offsite construction

What startups are you particularly excited about?

TP: MeetElise, Katerra


The 2019 CREtech NYC Conference will be held on October 16th and 17th at Dock72 in Brooklyn and is expected to attract 2,000 professionals from around the world. Global commercial real estate executives will attend the event to network, uncover new investment opportunities, and acquire leading-edge products and services to enable digital transformation for the largest industry in the world.

To purchase conference badges to CREtech New York, click here.