Technology

AI in the workplace: creativity friend or foe?

As we embrace the Smart Building, will AI technology support workplace creativity and improve productivity or pose a threat? Nigel Miller of Cordless Consultants weights up the argument

smart

Smart secrets: stitching together the ecosystems of the future

What does ‘smart’ really mean? And how can we learn from the industry’s past mistakes? WORKTECH’s Smart Buildings 2019 conference pulled together key players to share their secrets

Smart Buildings

Smart Buildings: the critical questions answered

With Smart being the order of the day on every workplace-related project discussion, Cordless Consultants has answered four key questions which will help drive smarter Smart Building strategies

automation

Auto-advance: the impact of automation on the nature of work

Can automation help people get further in their career? George Zarkadakis of Willis Towers Watson suggests it could be the answer to accelerated career progression

Tech and Trends

Clash of the digital titans: a reality check on workplace technology

Tensions between today’s workplace and the emerging digital workplace were brought into sharp relief at WORKTECH’s latest Tech and Trends 2019 briefing

noise

Soundscaping gets smart: a natural solution for office noise

How can the office environment be responsive to noise distractions? Beau Wilder of Plantronics talks to WORKTECH Academy about nature, noise and how we can react proactively

cloud computing

Higher goals: how Asia Pacific is looking up with cloud computing

More tech infrastructure is heading for the cloud. Rob Wilkinson of Colliers International introduces the Internet of the Workplace, a concept disrupting workplace dynamics in the APAC region

PropTech

Passport to PropTech: how technology is changing real estate models

How can property portfolios thrive amid the turbulence of mass digitisation? WORKTECH’s inaugural specialist PropTech conference explored the issues