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Paul Ricci

CPA, Partner, Technology and Data National Leader

Shahryar Shaghaghi

MSc, Principal, Cybersecurity and Privacy National Leader

Protecting Privacy in Digital Spaces

What does data privacy mean today? Mobile connectivity and social media can provide rich insights into just about anyone’s personal life. As social listening and IoT proliferate, B2C businesses are investing in data analytics that can improve the customer experience. It’s no different in commercial real estate. CRE companies are using analytics to tap into intimate information about how we live, work, and play. As CRE begins to parse data to deliver the experiences that space occupiers demand, they will need to protect the personal information collected throughout the course of business. That will require a renewed commitment to data privacy. 


As technologies let buildings speak, owners wonder: ‘who else is listening?’


While tools like virtual assistants and digital heating systems promise energy savings, operational efficiency, tenant satisfaction, and financial optimization, they also come with a set of concerns around privacy infringement and cyber risks.

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How owners are implementing cybersecurity

Watch DisruptCRE's Inside CRE Tech series with CIO Tama Huang to hear how owners are implementing cybersecurity.

Putting People First: Disruptive technology in CRE and beyond


The accelerated connectivity between people, machines, buildings, and businesses continues to disrupt the commercial real estate (CRE) industry, because people increasingly demand more integrated, enriching environments.

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