Nikki Greenberg is the world’s top real estate futurist and most sought-after industry trends keynote speaker Through her high energy keynotes she explores the convergence of real space and cyber space. She is determined to not only inspire her audiences on the possibilities of emerging technologies and innovative ways of thinking, but provide insights on ways to capitalize upon it. In short, Nikki directs companies on what to do today to deliver on the needs of tomorrow.
A true digital nomad with an international career that has spanned the US, Asia and Australia, she has held cross-functional leadership positions with a focus on innovation and design. Most recently she served as Head of Technology Strategy for QIC, an Australian investment manager, where she leads the transformation of its’ $17Bn AUM real estate portfolio and $4Bn development pipeline, towards a tech-enabled future. In New York she led the innovation efforts of the #1 private brokerage Brown Harris Stevens, for new luxury residential developments. In Australia, she designed and developed transformative mixed-use residential, retail and masterplan projects with Lendlease and Koichi Takada Architects.
Nikki has been the recipient of numerous industry awards and accolades including being recognized as a Top Real Estate Influencer (2023), Top 5 Most Influential Women in Real Estate (2022), ULI Global Luminary (2022), Top 25 CRE Innovator (2021), and Finalist at MIPIM Global PropTech Awards (2019). She is a frequent featured keynote speaker for the real estate industry’s leading conferences around the world where she shares her vision of the industry’s tech-enabled future.
Proudly serving as both a three-term co-chair of ULI New York’s Real Estate Technology and Innovation Council, and Global Ambassador of Women in PropTech, (which she also founded), Nikki leads the industry’s conversation on built world innovation. Nikki is an alumni of UNSW in Sydney, Australia where she attained Masters of International Business, Masters of Architecture, and Bachelors of Architecture with Honors.
An Australian national, today Nikki resides in New York City.
It is little wonder that Nikki’s one of the most sought after speakers of this age.