From Prison to Proptech: Daniel Dart Shares Unbelievable Journey at CREtech New York on November 13-14

New York City, NY - May 15, 2024 - CREtech, the leading global technology and sustainability conference company devoted to Reimagining the Built World, proudly announces an inspiring new session scheduled for CREtech New York’s Main Stage.  Daniel Dart, General Partner of Rock Yard Ventures, will showcase his remarkable journey from prison to launching his own proptech venture fund in a session titled “From Prison to Proptech.”

Scheduled to take place at CREtech New York, the official flagship event of NYC Real Estate Tech Week, attendees can expect to witness a captivating presentation by Daniel as he shares his story of resilience, determination, and triumph against all odds. Despite facing numerous challenges that would have broken most people, Dart persevered, ultimately achieving incredible accomplishments. Dart's journey includes overcoming adversity, attending prestigious institutions such as MIT Graduate School and the London School of Economics, and now focusing his efforts on the burgeoning field of proptech. His venture firm, Rock Yard Ventures, has garnered significant attention and support, notably from Gary Cohn, formerly Director of the U.S. National Economic Council and Goldman Sachs's President/COO.

During his presentation at CREtech New York, Dart will delve into the challenges he faced, the lessons he learned, and the insights that led him to embrace proptech as the focus of his entrepreneurial endeavors. 

More speaker and session announcements coming soon.

As the official flagship event of MetaProp’s New York City Real Estate Tech Week (NYCRETW), CREtech New York will draw over 3500 attendees from November 13-14, including leading technology providers, real estate companies, government officials, advisory firms, and venture investors. At CREtech New York, attendees embark on an extraordinary journey into the forefront of innovation, sustainability, and real estate. With a focus on showcasing the companies and projects outperforming the industry, CREtech New York offers invaluable insights and solutions for navigating today’s marketplace challenges.

At CREtech York 2024, attendees will experience the full suite of CREtech conference offerings, showcasing leading-edge content across two stages; The Main Stage and Innovation Stage. The stages will educate and inspire attendees through a mixture of exclusive C-Suite keynote presentations and interviews, panel sessions, fireside chats, interactive sessions and demos from the industry’s most promising startups.

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