April 28 - 30, 2020 | Houston, TX

Videos

Tying Office Design to Employee Performance

Tying Office Design to Employee Performance

At the 2018 Future Office West this past summer, we sat down with Ruven Gotz, Director, Digital Workplace Advisory at Avanade, to discuss the future of workspace design, how work environments impact employee productivity and why Future Offices is different from other office design events.

2019 Future Offices Trailer

2019 Future Offices Trailer

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Applying Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Space Planning & Optimization

Applying Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Space Planning & Optimization

How Offices Use AI Technology in Workplace Strategies

Presentation by:

Sunil Suram, Director of AI & Big Data, Tango

Bart Waldeck, CMO & SVP Product Strategy


How Tango Uses AI Technology:

  • Computational infrastructure for real estate and facilities 
  • Modeling for commercial AI implementation; ex: foot traffic

The Future of Workplace: Mike Coons & Jeffrey Goldman

The Future of Workplace: Mike Coons & Jeffrey Goldman

Transformations into the Future of the Workplace

Presentation by:

  • Mike Coons, Director, Design Strategy, Knotel
  • Jeffrey Goldman, Head of Workplace Operations, Segment

Find out how Knotel and Segment is adapting to the changing office needs: 

  • Researching office utilization with collaboration spaces & floor plans
  • Recognizing the needs of employees to maximize productivity 
  • Updating technology regularly
  • Benefits of unassigned seating
Designing for Equity: What it is, How it Works, and Why it Matters to Your Organization

Designing for Equity: What it is, How it Works, and Why it Matters to Your Organization

Presentation by:

  • Rachel Hunter, Director of Diversity and Inclusion, Comcast-NBCUniversal 
  • Tracy Needles, Regional Facilities Manager, Google
  • Michele Neptune, Director of Sustainability and Wellness, HLW
  • Mat Triebner, Director of Strategy and Discovery, HLW
  • Sydnee R Corriders, Racial Equity Consultant & Facilitator, SRCorriders, LLC

Presentation highlights:

  • Panel discussion about how different companies implement equality/diversity in the workplace
  • Interactive group questionnaire to demonstrate understanding of topics on diversity, equality, and equity


Change Management Tools and Processes That Help Generate Culture Driven Solutions

Change Management Tools and Processes That Help Generate Culture Driven Solutions

Introducing employees to culture, structure, and language as workplace strategies. 

Presentation by:

  • Paul Battaglia, Principal, Clark-Nexsen
  • Nona Gross, Workplace Transformation and Change Management, Verizon
  • Matthew Glynn, Manager, Interior Designer, House of Commons
  • Danielle Kennedy, Founder & CEO, Kadima Leadership

Work-streams identified:

  • health and wellness (HR)
  • technology (IT)
  • coworking
  • ergonomics
Measure Twice, Build Once (Video)

Measure Twice, Build Once (Video)

The Science Behind Occupant Focused Specification To Achieve Improved Building Performance, Occupant Productivity And Perception

Presentation by:

Lucas Hamilton, Manager, Building Science Applications, CertainTeed/Saint-Gobain


Make Work Fun: Designing Creative Workspaces Where Employees Can Thrive

Make Work Fun: Designing Creative Workspaces Where Employees Can Thrive

More than the Millennial: Modernizing and designing offices for a multigenerational workforce Designing offices that support productivity, innovation, and additionally entertainment Presentation by: Matthew Morris, Director Corporate Real Estate, Cigna Sanjiv Awasthi, VP Global Real Estate, Cigna

Inside Atlassian's 2019 Office Design Strategy

Inside Atlassian's 2019 Office Design Strategy

At the 2019 Future Offices Winter, we sat down with Larry Segal, Real Estate Development Lead at Atlassian to discuss:

  • How workspaces enhance the employee experience and increase productivity
  • Tips for localizing offices
  • Ensuring space is optimized and fully connected