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JLL Spark’s Investment Approach to Sustainability

Every year, JLL Spark Global Ventures reviews and refreshes our investment focus areas. In the past, sustainability had been one ...
July 5, 2023

JLL Spark Investments Drive Innovation for JLL and Our Clients  

The rate of change in today’s business environment poses a huge challenge just to keep up. At JLL, we understand the importance o...
June 21, 2023

How JLL Spark Adds Value as a Strategic Investor  

Since 2018, JLL Spark Global Ventures, the corporate venture capital of JLL and part of the JLL Technologies (JLLT) division, bri...
June 7, 2023

Impact on CRE: What to Expect from the Incredible Rise of AI 

The rapid advancement of artificial intelligence (AI) has everyone talking about the possibilities across many industries. The co...
May 25, 2023

Founder Profile: SwiftConnect’s Matt Kopel on Developing the World’s First Street-to-Seat Experience for CRE 

SwiftConnect is the leader in providing connected access enablement that focuses on delighting users with elegant ways to interac...
May 11, 2023

VergeSense: Occupancy Intelligence for a True Understanding of the Workspace 

Hybrid work is here to stay, prompting CRE leaders and workplace designers to address a burning question: how do you create commu...
April 26, 2023

The Science of Smart Buildings: PropTech to Improve Workspaces

If you listen to the market, you would be inundated with a myriad of different interpretations of what really makes a building sm...
April 12, 2023

Founder Profile: Tom Wallace of Re-Leased for a More Meaningful Future of Work 

At JLL we have been thinking and talking about the future of work for years, long before remote and hybrid work became a hot topi...
March 16, 2023

Unlocking the Future of Work: Building an Engaging Workplace with HqO

The workplace has permanently changed, and now more than ever, companies are searching for creative solutions to provide a better...
March 1, 2023

The Future of Company Culture

Fostering a successful remote or hybrid company culture is a challenging yet rewarding task. For this to be successful, technolog...
February 16, 2023