On 30 and 31 August 2018, IQ Real Estate GmbH held its Future Conference on the premises of Sipgate GmbH in Düsseldorf. During this meeting, the management team and all employees intensively addressed the developments in the construction industry, future forms of working and the way forward for the company. As part of the two-day event, current trends were highlighted and studies of future developments were presented. Teams and working groups in different configurations elaborated the topics of the future as well as associated company objectives. We will continue to work on these topics also beyond this Future Conference to be well prepared for all challenges ahead of us.