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RE-imagining our smart built environment

RElab combines an annual scale-up programme with an ecosystem of entrepreneurs, industry leaders, corporates and investors working together to scale innovative solutions shaping our future smart built environment.

Apply now to accelerate your growth.


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About RElab

RElab is an ecosystem of entrepreneurs, industry leaders, corporates and investors focused on RE-shaping and RE-imagining the relationships between space, people, services and sustainability.

At its core is the RElab 14-week scale-up programme, which works intensively with founders to validate product-market-fit and accelerate growth. During the programme, start-ups build meaningful relationships with RElab’s committed industry partners and are given opportunities to explore commercial pilots & gain rapid customer feedback.

For the 2021 programme, we are looking to partner with exceptional entrepreneurs exploring innovative solutions that will make our built environment smarter and more sustainable across all asset classes and phases of the project lifecycle.

WATCH DEMO DAY 2020 2019 programme highlights

Our focus


  • Net zero carbon
  • Smart grid & renewable energy
  • Environmental monitoring
  • Sustainable materials
  • Resource optimisation
  • Biodiversity


  • Data platforms
  • Compliance platforms
  • Project management
  • Golden thread
  • Advanced planning tools
  • Cyber security

Industrialised construction

  • Modern methods of construction
  • Industry 4.0
  • Enhanced design tools
  • Process automation
  • Robotics & AI

Supply chain

  • Urban logistics
  • Transportation
  • Procurement tools
  • Labour marketplaces
  • Supply chain management
  • Carbon & waste reduction


We are always open to exciting ideas we haven’t yet thought of!

So if you are building something amazing targeting any aspect of the built environment, we want to hear from you!

What’s on offer


Deep engagement with RElab’s committed industry partners. Opportunities to explore commercial pilots & gain rapid customer feedback.


1-to-1 sessions with leading experts on topics such as tech road map, sales & marketing, pricing strategies, entrepreneurship and investment.


Initial investment of £100,000 and a demo day at the end of the programme that provides access to top global investors.  


Structured programme of panels and roundtables.


Curated networking events connecting the cohort with customers, investors and peer entrepreneurs.


Flexibility to participate in the virtual core programme and attend optional in-person networking events (Covid-19 depending).




10 June 2021

Applications open

Follow the apply link and make sure you finalise your application before the deadline.

18 August 2021

Application deadline

We’ll review all the applications received and successful applicants will be invited to Pitch Day.

11 November 2021

Pitch Day

Pitch Day is your chance to pitch to Goldacre and their partners to win a place on the programme.

10 January 2022

Programme starts

The 14-week mentor-led intensive collaboration between you, Goldacre and their partners starts here.

Mid April 2022

Demo Day

Demo Day is where you will showcase your product and business to a room of potential customers and investors.

Goldacre is the Venture Capital arm of the Noé Group, a £2.5bn family office-led investment house.  Goldacre backs early stage, tech-led innovative businesses focused on the Smart Built Environment.

Our over four decades of investment experience in the real estate sector is coupled with ‘hands-on’ experience in building and working with operating businesses in the technology space.  Space matters to us. How it is used, transacted, managed and created.

We look for exceptional entrepreneurs with big ideas, clear vision and the conviction to drive them forward.  Our capital is patient and our management proactive, allowing our teams the latitude to create long-term value.

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The Noé Group is an innovative family office providing investment management and advisory services in Real Estate and PropTech.  Founded in 2017 by Zvi Noé, Raphael Noé, David Bloom and Leo Noé, one of the property industry’s most renowned figures, the Noé Group is built on more than 40 years of successful family office led investment. 

The Noé Group operates throughout the UK, Europe and Israel with over £2.5bn in assets under management through its principal businesses, Capreon and Goldacre. 

As a group, we manage a broad range of traditional and alternative property asset classes, including logistics, data centres, retail parks, shopping centres, office buildings, warehousing and industrial real estate.

For further information please visit: www.Noé

L Marks are specialists in corporate innovation, helping partners achieve their strategic goals through proven value-driven innovation initiatives.  Having launched over 70 innovation programmes across the UK, Europe, Israel, Asia, and the US, L Marks is embedding a culture of innovation across industries.  We have created the UK’s largest network of Innovation Labs, powering transformation within some of the world’s best-known brands, including Lloyd’s of London, BMW Group, and Arsenal FC, and are consistently generating demonstrable results.

Through our open innovation methodologies, we support our partners to discover, develop and deploy technologies that drive new revenue streams, harness intelligence, increase efficiency, improve customer experience, and help future-proof their operations.  Our internal innovation expertise is empowering our partners’ talent, equipping employees with new tools to develop and deploy innovative solutions from within.

By creating these relationships and experiences, L Marks is establishing innovation as a key characteristic across our partners’ businesses, driving a dynamic culture and, ultimately, fuelling growth.

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