Design

Design for innovation: the changing life science workplace

As all eyes look to the life science industry to find a silver bullet solution to end the pandemic, there is more pressure than ever to create collaborative workspaces for researchers in the sector. A new report by Genentech explores future scenarios

Safe and sociable: a blueprint for the future financial workplace

Our latest WORKTECH Wednesday Briefing looks at an innovative Italian office design concept for financial companies which combines safety measures in the pandemic with the need to foster creativity

Mind over clutter: creating a mindful home office space

Many of us will be working from home on a more permanent basis, but how can we design our home to balance life and work? A new digital design guide by Kelly Robinson gives some tips

David Adjaye: designing for meaning, memory and learning

Global architect David Adjaye has won the RIBA Royal Gold Medal for 2021. In this exclusive WORKTECH Academy interview, he explains why we need to secularise sacred space

New toolkit aims to end confusion on social distancing

As infection rates rise, sending the right message on social distancing in the built environment is more important than ever. Can a new Covid-19 design toolkit set the standard?

Will Covid-19 be a red light for the future of urban mobility?

Our latest WORKTECH Wednesday Briefing looks at how the drive to develop shared electric and autonomous vehicles in cities is in danger of being stalled by the pandemic

Radical inclusion: the next frontier in reimagining the office

As the post-Covid-19 landscape begins to take shape, our latest WORKTECH Wednesday Briefing looks at how property developers and augmented technologies are set to reinvent office space

Up, up, and away: expanding global connectivity

The pandemic has highlighted how vital internet access can be, but global coverage is still limited. Tech firms are developing innovative design solutions to expand access