Tangent 💚 Proptech

Lisa Rockefeller is the Chief Revenue Officer at Cortex Sustainability Intelligence, the decarbonization platform built for commercial real estate, where she's driving the go-to market strategy. Cortex's advanced AI helps CRE teams amplify operational effectiveness, make informed decisions about capital investments, and tactically address regulation risks. Lisa has spent over 15 years in the regulated and unregulated Climate Tech space, including at EnerNOC's, a leading provider of cloud-based energy intelligence software, and at Palmetto Solar.

(0:25) - Lisa's origin story
(1:18) - Quantifying the real estate decarbonization problem
(5:40) - Defining sustainability goals for CRE players
(10:25) - Cortex's data stack
(13:23) - Types of asset classes & building sizes working with Cortex
(20:11) - Feature: Blueprint Vegas - The Future of Real Estate Is Here. Tangent listeners get a $300 discount at BlueprintVegas.com/Tangent
(21:02) - Driving Cortex's adoption & estimating ROI
(23:33) - Has Real Estate done enough to cut carbon emissions?
(32:04) - Collaboration Superpower: Neil deGrasse Tyson (Wiki)

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➡️ Lisa Rockefeller on LinkedIn

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Creators & Guests

Edward Cohen
Host & Executive Producer at Tangent
Lisa Rockefeller
CRO at Cortex

What is Tangent 💚 Proptech?

A new era is upon us, and Tangent💚 is back with our fourth new limited series, hosted by Proptech entrepreneur Edward Cohen, and venture capitalists Jeffrey Berman (Partner at Camber Creek) and Zach Aarons (Co-founder and GP at MetaProp). Tangent unites Proptech founders💡, real estate investors🏢, urban leaders🏙 and passionate creators🌎 who are improving our communities and cities. Join us to learn how we can solve present day challenges with innovative technology and greater collaboration.

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💚Tangent Proptech: Proptech founders, real estate CEO's and urban leaders sharing groundbreaking companies, ideas, entrepreneurial lessons and inspiring stories. Stimulating debate may include the future of cities, the hybrid work era and Discomfort Zones (TM). Edward & Jeff cover also cover trending topics in Commercial real estate, Residential real estate, Proptech, Venture Capital and Finance with select industry experts.

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